Showing posts from February, 2014

Mardi Gras Parade in Oakland: March 4

JoinMJ's Brass Boppersand Friends to bring the spirit and body of Mardi Gras to Oakland!

On Tuesday March 4th
FREE family-friendly street party> Mardi Gras Second Line Street Parade 5:00 pm starting at New Parish.

From de Bayou to da Bay, Laissez les bons temps rouler with the East Bay Brass Band, MJ's Brass Boppers, Batala, BoomShake Drumline, Dimensions Dance Theater, Left Coasters Social & Pleasure Club, Food by Chef Sharon Lee of "The Spot" Catering.

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Hand Drum & Snare Master Workshop w/ Pedro Gomez

Hand Drum & Snare Master Workshop w/ Pedro Gomez
Thursday Feb 13 7-9:00pm
Solespace: 1714 Telegraph Avenue, Oakland, California 94612

$20 Drop-In (Free for enrolled participants)
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Boomshake Musicpresents a one-class Hand drum & Snare Workshop with Pedro Gomezas a special addition to our BoomShake Drum Performance Workshop (Women, Girls, Trans & Gender-non conforming folks) DON'T WANT TO MISS THIS!!

We have LIMITED open drop-in spots, so if you are not currently enrolled in our workshop, please email with your name, email & phone and to make payment arrangements.

In this 2-hour workshop participants willget a hands on opportunity to learn various techniques on hand drums, snare drums and bass drums. We will apply oral traditions and contemporary theory styles of learning to the workshop and realize how both ar…