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 a few months. Sign up to the news letter to get the schedule when it's out.

Beginner 

This special mini session will be taught by Dartagnan Camara

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. 

Thursday 6:00 - 7:00 pm

November 14 - 21 - 28 

Price: $60 

Location:  217 Montcalm street, Gatineau.

Intermediate 

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

This special mini session will be taught by Dartagnan Camara

Wednesday 7:00 - 8:30 pm

November 13 - 20 - 27 

Price: $70 

Location:  217 Montcalm street, Gatineau.

Advanced 

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

This special mini session will be taught by Dartagnan Camara

Tuesday 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

November 12 - 19 - 26 

Price: $70 

Location:  18 Lavallée street, Gatineau

 

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.

This special mini session will be taught by Dartagnan Camara

Wednesday  10:30 am - 12:00pm

November 13 - 20 - 27 

Price: $70 

Location:  217 Montcalm street, Gatineau.

Dundun Dance 

Thursday  7:15 pm to 8:45 pm

Taught by Catherine Veilleux with her musicians and special guests. 

November 14 - 21 - 28 

Price: $70 

Location:  217 Montcalm street, Gatineau.

 

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