20th Anniversary Emerald Düm Camp
Darbuka Drumming experience
Goshen, NY Harmony Farms
Session 1 Arabic style drumming Thursday Aug 29th, 2019 - Monday September 2, 2019
Session 2 Split Hand Boot CampThursday Sept 5, 2019 - Monday September 9, 2019
FULL DEAL: attend both sessions and stay onsite in between days. Aug 29-Sept 9 // 10 days
SINGLE EVENTs: Single workshop or Day attendance
Options: Aug 31 2-4PM Ossama Farouk — Arabic Drum Solo Workshop
Sept 1 All day Andrea Beeman — Deepening a Dancer’s Relationship to Rhythm
Session I: Arabic Style darbuka/tabla
Egyptian Tabla Superstar: Ossama Farouk
Sat Aug 31, 2-4PM Drum Solo Workshop (for drummers)
Guest Oriental Dance: Andrea Beeman*
Sun Sept 1: Dance workshop (for dancers)
Special Guest Oudist: Carmine
The focus of this session is Arabic style darbuka/tabla.
Learn Yimsik Asses, a drum composition by Said El Artist
Practice solo phrases w Ossama Farouk
Learn how to play for an oriental dancer. Practice with live dancers!
Accompany some Egyptian classics
*Dancer Registration Info Below
*Dancer Registration - Day with Andrea Beeman
Sunday Sept 1, 2019 11am- 10pm
Sunday Sept 1, 11am- 10pm Deepening a Dancer’s Relationship to Rhythm
Instructor - Andrea Beeman
Dancers are invited to come to Darbuka Camp in Goshen, NY and spend the day immersed in rhythm!
Learn Andrea’s choreographies to Arrakis & Yimsik Asess
Drum Solo Workshop
Work with live drummers
Intro to darbuka drumming
Participate in evening recital
Gourmet vegan meals by Chef Rami using vegetables from the garden on site.
option to spend the night before or after
Session II: Split Hand Boot Camp
All levels of drummers are inviting to come shed with us this weekend!
We will be training in the amazing Split Hand darbuka style from Turkey
Special Guest: Raquy Danziger
Indian Thais for Düm-ies
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 as we celebrate 20 years of drumming camps
Daily Classes Include:
Advanced Darbuka Technique
Ensemble pieces from around the region
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.