8-Week SAMBA BATERIA COURSE with
MARCAÇÃO (1st, 2nd, 3rd), REPIQUE, CAIXA, TAMBORIM, CHOCALHO, AGOGO, RECO-RECO
This is your chance to learn percussion from Brazilian Master Drummer Carlos Ferreira. Born and bred in the Vila Isabel (a suburb in Rio de Janeiro known for being ‘heart of samba’). Carlos regularly parades with major Samba Schools in the famous Rio Carnival Parade and is a passionate, experienced teacher keen to share his percussion skills with you. Learn to master a wide range of Brazilian rhythms, experience Brazil’s rich culture and enjoy playing along with fellow percussion enthusiasts in a fun and friendly environment.
A “Bateria” is the percussion section of a Samba School. In Carlos’ hometown,
Rio de Janeiro, there are often up to 300 percussionists playing in one Bateria!
Course participants will learn to play a range of Brazilian Percussion rhythms, build their
knowledge of musical forms and master drumming techniques in a fun Bateria
environment led by Mestre Carlos.
DRUMMING SKILLS: Suitable to all levels, from Beginners to Advanced.
KNOWLEDGE OF SAMBA BATERIA: Suitable to Beginners & Intermediate. For those who have both an advanced knowledge of SAMBA BATERIA and advanced drumming skills, please contact us for GROUP ADVANCED and/or PRIVATE CLASSES.
Genuine Brazilian instruments provided or BYO (See instruments listed above).
The courses comprise of 1-hour classes run over a 8-week period (minimum of 10 students), starting on WEDNESDAY 21 SEPTEMBER 2022, 7 PM.
MOONAH ARTS CENTRE, 23-27 Albert Rd., Moonah, Hobart, TAS