Jesse Parker, professional percussionist , teacher and native El Pasoan, will guide participants in a drumming workshop called “Transcendental Rhythm: The Yoga of Drumming”. The class will be hosted at the Glasbox. The workshop is a fusion of drum class and yoga; it is a fantastic opportunity for the community to learn world rhythms.
Jesse Joaquin Parker, professional percussionist and professor of music, will guide participants in an exploration of drumming technique, rhythmic discipline, and auditory independence while connecting body movement, internal rhythm, and hemi-spherical independence. A variety of traditional rhythms including those of West Africa, the Caribbean, and South America will be incorporated into the practice.
No experience in music or yoga is necessary. The event is open to all ages. Students are requested to bring a hand drum; however drum rentals are available for $5.