Discover the ancient and complex percussion of India!
Learn traditional approaches to composition and improvisation, and how to apply them to other rhythm and melody instruments and styles of music. Along with hand drumming, students will learn an exciting form of vocal percussion (Indian “beatboxing”). Drums provided or bring one of your choice, or just use your own voice!
Ensemble open to students of all ages, backgrounds, and skill levels. Private lessons available with ensemble director, Dr. Rohan Krishnamurthy.
Performance Ensemble: MUS 351-01
Units: 1; transferable for California State University and University of California credit
For more details, visit Ohlone College or call 510-659-6216.
Check out this article on the ensemble by the Oakland Tribune and Bay Area News Group.