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Drum Camp begins July 8

Jul 01, 2019 02:00AM
Join Les DeMerle, world-renowned drummer and artistic director of the Amelia Island Jazz Festival, along with Arts Alive Nassau for Summer Drum Camp! Open to everyone from kids to seniors, Drum Camp will teach the basics of rhythm needed to play drums correctly, and inspire you to become a good musician.

Lessons will include how to hold drumstick properly, how to count rhythms, create a groove with a steady beat, drum rudiments, and how to play various styles like Jazz, Rock, Latin, Big Band, and Show Music. The classes will be held July 8-10, and 15-17 from 10 a.m. to noon.

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