Arabic Drumming & Percussion with Ali – NBF17
April 8 @ 9:15 am - 10:45 am
ARABIC DRUM & PERCUSSION with ALI
This workshop will be an introduction to a range of different Arabic rhythms on the tabla, covering both the simple bass lines, with more intricate solos.
Please feel free to bring extra percussion instruments, such as riqs (Arabic tambourine) and zills. Ali can also bring extra drums for those who don’t have them.
LEVEL: Beginners and Beyond Beginners
Ali Higson runs the long established Amera’s Palace Bellydance School and Boutique, in Marrickville, Sydney, where she also teaches Arabic percussion.
Ali has a fun and dynamic teaching style. With decades of performance experience behind her, and 20 years of playing Arabic percussion, she has oodles of knowledge to share. Her passion is rhythm interpretation for the bellydancer, and she loves supporting dancers to create their own percussion with confidence and joy.