Bomba Workshop Series @ PNC YMCA, Pittsburgh [from 12 to 26 May]

Bomba Workshop Series


59
12 - 26
May
12:30 - 14:00

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PNC YMCA
236 5th Ave, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15222
Workshop goals and description:
Participants will engage in a three-part/three skill area circuit of activities during which they will (1) learn to play basic Bomba drum rhythms and musical patterns; (2) learn basic Bomba dance steps; and (3) learn already existing and then generate new, basic, 4/4, Bomba lyric patterns in Spanish and/and English;
Workshop # 1: Saturday 12th 12:30am till 2:00pm
Participants will learn the historical context of Afro-Puerto Rican music genre.
Participants will engage in a 4/4 drumming pattern and call and response (repique).
Participants will engage in basic dance steps to reinforce the call and response skill.
Workshop # 2: Saturday 19th 12:30am till 2:00pm
Participants will… engage in a 4/4 drumming pattern and call and response (repique).
Participants will engage and enhance the basic dance steps to reinforce the call and response skill.
Participants will progress in their skills and explore which of the three areas they feel most proficient or comfortable with.
Workshop #3 Saturday 26th 12:30am till 2:00pm
Participants will review all three of the skill areas, but also focus most intensely on their strongest area, in order to build more competence.
Participants will focus on Bomba lyric patterns in Spanish and English
Contact information:
Gloria J. Rodriguez-Ransom
412.576.2510
[email protected]
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