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One-Day Drumming Workshops - 3rd Annual Silvermine ArtsFest
Ticket Price: $90
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In conjunction with the 3rd Annual ArtsFest, Silvermine will be offering a special one-day Drumming workshop. Workshop participants will learn the basics of the Afro-Brazilian drumming style of Northeast Brazil, and be ready to participate in the August 10th parade at ArtsFest with A Tale of Two Nations featuring Maracatu Nação Estrela Brilhante and Nation Beat.   Participants should bring any Brazilian percussion instruments they may have, and/or bells, shakers, and their "basiest" percussion instruments. Open to teens and adults.
Instructor: Mestre Walter, one of the leaders of Estrela Brilhante; assisted by Jorge Martins and Scott Kettner.