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Emerald Düm Camp

20th Anniversary Darbuka Drumming Experience

Click above to go to Eventbrite.com to register or Raquy.com to learn more about our retreats.

LOCATION: Empowerment Center and Harmony Farm, 
144 Broadlea Road Goshen, NY 10924

Option to attend either weekend session, or stay the whole time

Session 1: Thurs Aug 29th, 2019 - Monday September 2, 2019

Session 2: Thurs Sept 5, 2019 - Monday September 9, 2019

Full Deal: Aug 29-Sept 9, 2019 Attend both sessions and stay onsite in between days.

Immerse yourself in darbuka/ dumbek/ tabla drumming, Turkish and Arabic music, and vegan cuisine at our Summer Sessions only 1.5 hours from NYC.

Great opportunity to learn darbuka for any level players, from beginner to professional.

Join Raquy, Rami, and special guests (TBA) as we celebrate 20 years of drumming camps!

Daily Classes Include:

Darbuka Fundamentals

Advanced Darbuka Technique

Ensemble pieces from around the region

Maqamat Workshops



Nightly “Istanbul Style” practice sessions

Meditation, Yoga, and Sports

Retreat rates include instruction, food, and lodging at the Empowerment Center.

Everyday there will be group classes, open time, practice sessions, and great food!

Sunday Recitals open to the public with dinner (reservation + donation suggested).

Vegan Chef Apprenticeships and work scholarships available.

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