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12 Meetup Groups match “Drummer” near Newton, MA
Drumming cleanses the soul, organizes the mind, coordinates movements of the body, and just feels good! Mamadou Diop is from Senegal, West Africa. He has performed with some of the biggest named musicians in his country, and he KNOWS music and rhythm. It is his joy to teach what he has learned, bringing the rhythms of not just Senegal, but all of West Africa to whoever wants to learn them. Join this group if you are a drummer, want to be a drummer, or are just curious what African drumming is al …
This monthly freestyle drum circle, like the community that hosts it, is a medley of drummers, rhythms, and drum-inspired magic, created by each of us who attends the circle. Freestyle hand drumming circles develop their own group "vibe," through the process of sharing rhythms. While sharing and peer "teaching" of rhythms is welcomed as one form, this is not a class. Please bring your drums and other percussion instruments and join in the joyful, meditative, grounding, celebratory experience of …
Meet other local Hand-Drummers who are interested creating community through the rich history of Africa and its people. Drum Circles are a great way to stay connected to our inner rhythms. Please join us with any drum you have or with your dancing feet! We would also welcome singers and griots! Stringed instruments and flutes. Come ALL to help create a healing African village here in Boston. "I am more than ever convinced, from my experience with you and others at the DrumConnection over the pas …
A high-energy, FUN, celebration of drumming and community. For beginners wanting to try something new, friends, experienced drummers, dancers. We celebrate the traditions - rhythms that have built energy for hundreds of years for celebration, dance, ritual - just plain FUN! As well as whatever you bring to it! We'll have drums to share, and support for newcomers, and energy for everyone. Meets monthly. 6:30 Mini-Class Intro 7-9 pm Drum Circle $8 donation, children under 12 free.
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Our missions statement reads: “We will celebrate the rich tradition of drum corps and the nautical history of the seacoast through performing arts programs that educate and entertain, while creating an enriching experience for both our members and audiences.” We have created this meetup group to help connect drum corps alumni from the area and rally support. If you have ever marched in drum corps, or have friends, relatives, etc that are musicians or color guard now, help us spread the word so …
We are seeking paddlers to join our team. Living Root is a diverse group of men and women dedicated to the sport of dragon boat. Started in China 2,300 years ago, dragon boat is a competitive sport where long, sleek boats holding 20 paddlers, a drummer, and a steerer race down a 500 meter course. We practice three times a week, and we're always looking for new people to come paddle with us. No experience necessary! Come check us out or see our website at www.livingroot.org
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This is a drumming group that promotes women learning drumming by organizing drum workshops, drum circles, and drumming events. A core group of experienced women drummers, some from the Batucada Belles, a Brazilian drum group, play at social justice events. Opportunities to learn to drum, and opportunities to play at social justice events in the Boston Area will be promoted on this meetup.
We are a group of people that enjoy a good drum rhythm, especially when put into a circle. Our mission is to gather other passionate people together and heal the soul and promote community through drumming and drum circles. We use any kind of percussion istrument, so bring what ever you have! We may have a couple of inruments to offer, but for now that is limited. Come join us and let the good times roll!
The origins of dragon boat racing go back over 2,000 years to ancient China. Now the sport is growing in popularity worldwide and you have just taken the first step to get in on the fun. When Riverfront Recapture started the Riverfront Dragon Boat & Asian Festival in 2000 we had 20 teams. Last year we had 69 teams including 44 from the local community and 25 Club teams from out of state. Teams are sponsored by companies, non-profit community organizations, and individuals. A complete team requir …
Join the rhythm of the sacred drumming circle. Dance to the beat of the drums and sing with the music of the moment. We join together to embody the pulsation of life. Drumming is a great way to build community, to create a sense of togetherness and belonging, and to learn to listen and respond. It is also a way to let go of the cares of the day and allow your body to flow into the rhythm of the moment with no agenda - only the being-ness of now. We welcome you into our circle: be you dancer, sin …
We are creating a monthly drum circle in Quincy, MA to build community, have fun and to share the powerful experience of drumming. Our freestyle drum circle will include meditation and creative activities to awaken our spirits and connect us to our authentic rhythm. Everyone is welcome- new and experienced drummers alike. Bring a drum if you have one.
Hand drumming is fun, healing, and deeply satisfying to our souls and spirits. I am a drum teacher and performer who has experienced the joy, power, and peace of drumming in groups for more than 15 years. A drum circle is a great way for us to share this experience together. In our gathering we will explore rhythm together including some teaching, some jamming, and some following the rhythms where they lead us. If you are interested in hand drumming, please join us. If you do not have a drum, dr …
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