Rhythm Workshop

Rhythm Workshop

When: Sunday, 12:30 PM (1.5 hrs)
  Room: COM: Main Hall


Energize yourself through this fun introduction to hand drumming and percussion. Learn how to connect with yourself and others through rhythm. Drumming brings us into balance on the left and right sides of both our minds and bodies, and is an almost instantaneous way to bring yourself into the present moment. Discover how these ancient musical traditions can help us in our modern lives. A powerful and inspirational workshop that will leave you feeling invigorated. All drums and instruments are provided (djembes, bass drums, shakers & African xylophones). Total beginners are welcome!

Presented by:

Jordan Hanson-VYC Presenter


Jordan Hanson

World Beat expert Jordan Hanson studied drumming in Africa, Cuba and Brazil, going to some remote corners of the globe to learn with some of the very best players in each style. He now teaches world music and percussion at 
the UVic School of Music. Jordan’s passion for percussion is contagious, and in Victoria he has taught more than 10,000 people how to drum!