Class information

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TitleRhythm for Steel Band Musicians
DaysTWTh (week 2)
Instructor(s)Gary Gibson
Slots (taken)20 (6)
LocationThe Music Room Downtown
DescriptionThe course will focus on the recognition, cataloging, interpretation, and performance of common rhythms used in the steel band and Calypso and other Caribbean music. Attention to common strumming rhythms, feeling music in 4 vs. in 2, cross-measure phrasing, light-to-heavy syncopation, and other common rhythmic challenges of the steel band.

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