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African Drum Camp
Ages 8 - 12

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Date: August 17, 1:00 pm-3:00pm
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Location: Gunnison Arts Center Courtyard
Details: African Drum Camp (Ages 8 - 12) Monday – Friday, August 17 – 21. 1:00 – 3:00 pm. Explore the traditions, culture, and music of West Africa! Immerse yourself in this five-day camp led by instructor and professional drummer, Laine Ludwig where students will learn techniques of the djembe drum, “duns”, guancogi bells, as well as rhythms to several traditional West African cultures. Students will combine practiced parts to form ensemble pieces, which will be played in a culminating performance. This is a great stepping stone to learn reggae, pop, rock & roll, jazz and other genres. Day camp held on the Outdoor Courtyard (bring sunscreen & hat) or Dance Studio (weather depending). Students may bring their own drums, drums will also be provided. Location: Outdoor Courtyard (or inside Dance Studio weather depending). Min 4 students, Max 8 students to run. Instructor: Laine Ludwig Tuition: $100/student, $85/members.
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Upcoming Events
  TIME   EVENT   LOCATION
Monday, Aug 17
  9:00am-4:00pm YouTheatre Summer Camp 403 2nd St, Crested Butte, CO 81224
  1:00pm-3:00pm African Drum Camp Gunnison Arts Center Courtyard
  3:00pm-5:00pm African Drum Camp Gunnison Arts Center Courtyard
Tuesday, Aug 18
  4:00pm-6:00pm Story Tiles ~ (Ages 8 - 12) Gunnison Arts Center
  6:30pm-3:30pm Tear it Up and Make Something of It ~ (Ages 5 - 10 Gunnison Arts Center
Wednesday, Aug 19
  5:30pm-7:30pm Book Club and Author Event online
  6:00pm-7:00pm Tie-Dye Masks ~ (Ages 16+) Gunnison Arts Center
  7:30pm-8:30pm Movement & Mindfulness ~ (Young adults and adults Gunnison Arts Center
Saturday, Aug 22
  10:00am-3:00pm Finding the Well of your Creativity ~ (Ages 16+) Gunnison Arts Center
Monday, Aug 24
  -12:00am Finding the Well of your Creativity ~ (Ages 16+) Zoom
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