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How to Play Djembe for Beginners
 

Video Lesson Download. In this lesson you will learn how to play the djembe. Djembes have notes just like any other instrument and it is always great to start with these foundational elements as you learn to play.

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How to Play the Djembe for Beginners with Kenya Masala

In this lesson you will learn how to play the djembe. Djembes have notes just like any other instrument and it is always great to start with those foundational elements as you learn to play.

Features:

  • Introduction to the drum, including details about the drum head
  • How to hold the drum and position your body into a relaxed state
  • How to play the bass tone with proper hand technique
  • How to play the tone note including details on exactly which part of your hand to use for the strike zone
  • How to play the slap tone with close up and slow motion views on the finger positioning so you can hear a clear difference between your tone note and slap tone
  • Review the three notes together and bring them together to play a warm up rhythm that will perfect your technique
  • Run Time: 10:35

This video is instructed by Kenya Masala.
Sharing his love of rhythm and drumming within corporations, classrooms and communities, Kenya Masala is a recognized and respected trainer and facilitator across the country. Masala's original Rhythm Play! activity book and Zaboomba drumming programs introduce activities that integrate music within classroom and team development environment, and are accessible to teachers, educators and facilitators through easy-to-teach lessons that are adaptable to the ages and abilities of students and participants.

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Djembe lesson download December 3, 2013
Reviewer: Candace Olson from Burnet, TX United States  
Easy to download and follow the lesson.

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Great for Basics June 28, 2013
Reviewer: Drumming in Jersey from Mount Arlington, NJ United States  

Very good upbeat instructional video, my husband and I had taken one lesson so this video has really helped us to remember using proper hand positioning.  I would recommend for beginners.    


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it is good for kids March 4, 2013
Reviewer: philip krnotch from ovid, NY United States  
I am a beginner but there are some fudementals that I knew I needed.  guess I had more experience than I thought.  This video did have some information that I found very useful and put it to good use quickly.


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The Very Basics. November 18, 2012
Reviewer: Shalise Leedle from Woodland Hills, CA United States  
A great explanation of how to begin playing the Djembe.

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