SPRING DARBUKA CAMP NY MARCH 22-26, 2018
with Raquy, Rami and special guest Glen Velez!
Empowerment Center, Goshen, NY
Immerse yourself in darbuka/ dumbek drumming, mideastern music, and vegan cuisine! Only 1.5 hours from NYC!
Daily instruction with Raquy and Rami.
Sunday March 25 Glen Velez will join us to lead a frame drum work shop and participate in the recital party that evening.
Participants have three options to attend.
1) Full Retreat Thursday March 22 -Monday March 26,
2) Glen Velez workshop Sunday March 25, or
3) Glen Velez workshop Sunday, stay overnight and also take the workshop Monday morning March 26.
Great opportunity to learn the incredible Turkish drumming style for any level players, from beginner to professional.
Instrumentalists can bring their instrument and learn repertoire and technique with professional players.
Daily Classes Include:
Advanced Darbuka Technique
Nightly “Istanbul Style” practice sessions
Meditation, Yoga and Sports
Retreat rates include instruction, food, and lodging at the Empowerment Center.
You are invited to come up for any number of days between Saturday March 22- 26, 2018 Everyday there will be group classes, open time, practice sessions, and great food!
Recital parties every Sunday are open to the public.
Work scholarships , Vegan Chef Apprenticeships are available. Inquire within.
REGISTER SOON for Earlybird Discounts
Vegan Cooking and Wellness Weekend Aug 18-20
Scenes from past camps
JOIN OUR KITCHEN TEAM!
MEMG Mid Eastern Music Gathering March 4-13, 2017