Percussion Classes



Discover and explore rhythms from around the globe.

The Old Town School of Folk Music's group percussion programming invites you to discover and explore the rhythms and traditions of world cultures in a supportive learning environment that engages you in self-discovery and learning through experience. Teachers take care to impart the language, lifestyle, and learning modes associated with their instrument and repertoire.

For an overview of different drum styles, check out our Drum Kit class. Beginners are welcome in all level 1 percussion classes.

List of All Percussion Classes (14 found)

Bodhran 1

Adult Group ClassBeginner

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $184 ($174 members)

Monday with Mike Austin

Bodhran 2

Adult Group ClassIntermediate

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $184 ($174 members)

Monday with Mike Austin

Brazilian Percussion Techniques

Adult Group ClassBeginner

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $184 ($174 members)

Saturday with Geraldo de Oliveira

Cajón

Adult Group ClassBeginner

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $184 ($174 members)

Sunday with Raul Fernandez

Conga 1

Adult Group ClassBeginner

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $184 ($174 members)

Sunday with Carlos Cornier

Djembe 1

Adult Group ClassBeginner

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $184 ($174 members)

Wednesday, Saturday or Sunday with Rick Neuhaus or Michael Taylor

Play the rhythms of West Africa

Djembe 2

Adult Group ClassIntermediate

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $184 ($174 members)

Wednesday or Sunday with Michael Taylor

Drum Kit

Adult Group ClassBeginner

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $184 ($174 members)

Thursday with Tom Sorich

Gamelan Ensemble

Adult Group ClassBeginner

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $184 ($174 members)

Wednesday with Alex Yoffe

Just bring your hands and ears for this musical journey.

Introduction to Latin Percussion

Adult Group ClassBeginner

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $184 ($174 members)

Sunday with Carlos Cornier

Rhythm & Groove

Adult Group ClassOpen to AllNew!

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $184 ($174 members)

Saturday with Rick Neuhaus

Tahitian Drumming

Adult Group ClassBeginner

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $184 ($174 members)

Tuesday with Lanialoha Lee

Taiko 1

Adult Group ClassBeginner

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $184 ($174 members)

Saturday with John Yost

Taiko 2

Adult Group ClassIntermediate

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $184 ($174 members)

Saturday with John Yost

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