Raquy Rami Summer Darbuka Retreat
Goshen NY, August 23- Sept 3, 2018
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Summer 2018 Music Camps in Goshen, NY
Empowerment Center and Harmony Farm,
144 Broadlea Road Goshen, NY 10924
Meryl's Music House
Fri Aug 17 @ 4PM- Sun Aug 19, 2018 @ 3PM
Darbuka Retreat Session 1 with Raquy and Rami
Thurs Aug 23 @ 5PM - Mon Aug 27, 2018 @ Noon
Darbuka Retreat Session 2 with Raquy, Rami, and Special Guest Glen Velez
Thurs Aug 30 @ 5PM- Mon Sept 3 , 2018 @ Noon
Participants will attend both our regular darbuka and music camp and the Glen Velez frame drum workshop on Sunday.
Glen Velez Frame Drum Day Workshop + Recital + Dinner + (overnight stay optional)
Sunday, Sept 2, 2018
Session I- Thursday August 23 - Monday August 27
Session II-Thursday August 30 - Monday September 3
Immerse yourself in darbuka/ dumbek 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.
Sunday Sept 2 Glen Velez will join us to lead a workshop and participate in the recital party
Session I Special Guest
- Carmine T Guida, House Oudist
Session II Special Guests:
- Legendary Glen Velez Sunday September 2
- Marla Leigh - Frame Drum
- Brian Carter - Teaching Assistant
Daily Classes with Raquy and Rami Include:
Advanced Darbuka Technique
Ensemble pieces from around the region
NEW!! - The Sacred Geometry of Rhythm
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 are open to the public with a post show dinner option (reservation + donation suggested).
Vegan Chef Apprenticeships and work scholarships available.
Also happening this Summer at the Empowerment Center
Aug 17-19, 2018 Ear Training : Meryl's Music house