Showing posts from November, 2014

DRUMLUCK: Showcase & Potluck- December 14

As the year comes to a close, we celebrate 'Music for Us by Us', our participants, and ever-growing Family! Since we started this year, the BoomShake family has grown; 3 elementary drumming classes at Manzanita SEED (from 1 last session), a full Women & Trans Drum Corp class, various sessions of Tykes Tunes in collaboration with Lotus Bloom as well as Our Family Coalition, and everyone else we've met along the way. Performances by our Manzanita SEED participants and our Womens Drum Corp. Participatory workshops and DJ music will keep everyone plugged in! Sunday December 14th 5:00-8:00pm Solespace 1714 Telegraph Ave. Oakland, CA 94606 $$ Donation (no one turned away) This is a potluck so please bring a healthy and nutritious dish to share.

Women's Singing Workshop with Tossie Long

She said, "Open your mouth and sing"   We are doing it again. SING! to heal. incite. change. express. fight. love. Facilitated by Bay Area vocalist and multidisciplinary performer Tossie Long, we can continue to build community through exploring harmony, group singing and rhythm-making. No experience needed – just a need to use your voice. Monday, December 1 2014 7:00-8:30pm SoleSpace 1714 Telegraph Ave, Oakland CA $10-$20 sliding scale (drop-in)  ENROLL HERE If money is an issue, please contact for scholarship or other payment options. About Tossie Long is a San Francisco native, vocalist, actress, dancer; simply put, she is a performing artist. With over 30 years of world music and vocal performance experience, Tossie has performed at church choirs, show choirs, recording studios, street actions, theater and live band stages. As an ensemble or solo performer she captivates souls. Her portfolio is not limited to work with Ase D

Family Jam Time, November 16

At the last Family Jam we created our own group rhythm. Let's do it again! Nov 16, 2014 3rd Sundays | 10:00am-11:30 am | Family Music & Dance Jam-all ages Location: Solespace, 1714 Telegraph Avenue , Oakland   Post by Boomshake Music .