Learn to play the pandeiro, a Brazilian tambourine, with Mike Stevens. All instruments provided. No experience necessary. Appropriate for teens and adults.
Fees: $15 per class
Tues. 6:00-7:00 pm
Instructor Michael Stevens has studied, taught, and performed Brazilian
percussion for 15 years. During frequent trips, he studies and performs with
some of the premier samba bands in Rio de Janeiro. He is the founder and
music director of the 24-piece Brazilian band PhillyBloco – catch them at
World Café Live and elsewhere. He is also the instructor for the University of
Pennsylvania’s Brazilian Ensemble. Michael founded and is the musical director
of Dignity Housing Youth Drumline and Unidos da Filadelfia as well.