Authentic djembe technique and culture.

With weekly lessons, get a good integration of the rhythms you learn. Also, get a deeper understanding  and become more comfortable playing the djembe. I teach in French and English.

Classes are off for the summer and will resume in September

Beginner

Learn the technical basis of the djembe with easy rhythms. It is recommended to register at the entry level for a year before moving to the intermediate level. 

Tuesday 6:00 - 7:00 pm

April 9th to June 11th (10 weeks) $160 

Location: 18 Lavallée street, Gatineau. Map  It's my house, enter by the side door. Let yourself in and join us downstairs.

Intermediate 

You are comfortable playing djembe? Learn more complex and faster rhythms and start learning dundun.

Wednesday 7:00 - 8:30 pm

April 10th to June 12th (10 weeks) $200 

Location: 18 Lavallée street, Gatineau. Map  It's my house, enter by the side door. Let yourself in and join us downstairs.

Advanced

You are hooked? In addition to speed and rhythmic challenges, you will play dundun as well.

Tuesday 7:15 - 8:45 pm

April 9th to June 11th (10 weeks) $200 

Location: 18 Lavallée street, Gatineau. Map  it's my house. Enter by the side door. Let yourself in and join us downstairs.

 

Day class, all level 

You juste want to have fun with your djembe in a structured class.  And you have free daytime. This one is for you.

 

Wednesday  10:30 am - 11:45pm

April 10th to June 12th (10 weeks) $180 

Location: 18 Lavallée street, Gatineau. Map  It's my house, enter by the side door. Let yourself in and join us downstairs.

 

Dundun Dance

At the Nepean creative art center. 

Thursday  7:00pm to 8:30pm

April 4th to May 9th, barcode 1437583

May 23rd to June 13th,  barcode 1471942

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Registration with the City of Ottawa: 

Location: Nepean creative art center

 


 

Some options

5$ discount for registration in more than more group: For exemple, you register to beginner and intermediate in a 8 weeks class: Get $40 discount.

Unplanned absences: If you are absent for a course during the session, you can take this course in any other group during this session. Ideally, it would be in the same week. The material will probably not be the same but at least you'll be able to play :-)

Absences planned in advance: It is possible to pay only the courses where you will be present, if you indicate at the time of registration. In this case, the cost is $ 18 / 1h x the number of courses or $ 22 / 1:30 x the number of courses.

Drop in: Can't commit but want to come when you can? Pay when you come. $ 20 / hour or $ 25 / 1:30.

Adults aged 65 and up, students and children aged 8 and up:  get 20% off.

 

Djembe rental

$5 per class or $30 per month. Please Let me know when you register. 

Testimony

"Catherine's style: Relaxed but challenging"

-Pat Tamosetis

"It worked my brain"

-Jenny Solar