RHYTHMIC ESSENCE  Drum-Dance, Percussion & Bellydance

Learn to play Arabic drums with Percussionist Sam Nascimento, who has researched traditional & rare Arabic rhythms. Or venture into Latin percussion. Enjoy the authentic art of Egyptian dance with A-Z Bellydance choreographer, Keti Sharif. Join us for exciting live & online workshops for dancers & drummers.  Bellydancers will enhance skills and drummers can learn to play percussion! Classes are currently running in Perth, Western Australia.

Perth Classes & Workshops Oct 2021 

Oct Classes Oct @ Dianella & Cottesloe 


Monday Nights Oct 4, 11, 18, 25 @ Dianella (course bookings)

Mon 6:30pm Arabic Drumming with Sam - spaces available
Mon 7:30pm Egyptian Bellydance with Keti (live drums) SORRY, FULL

Saturdays Oct 9, 23, 30 @ Cottesloe (casual bookings)
Sat 12pm
Egyptian Classics with Keti (live drums) spaces available

Special 2 hour Saiidi Workshop @ Cottesloe


SAIIDI 'RAQS ASSAYA' WORKSHOP TO LIVE RHYTHMS
Sun 10 Oct 11:30am-1:30pm @ Cottesloe Civic Centre
Enjoy Saiidi & Raqs Assaya with live Saiidi rhythms, footwork & dance moves. Fun feminine dance Egyptian style, that plays on the Taktib. Bring a cane & dof (framedrum) if you have one! We have spares.

$60/$50 Concession (15 spots only)

NEW! BRISBANE WORKSHOP NOV 2021 

EGYPTIAN DRUM DANCE WORKSHOP BRISBANE SUN 21ST NOV

3 Hour Workshop intensive with Keti Sharif & Sam Abraham

Date: Sunday 21st November 2021

Time: 1pm-4pm (3 hours)
Venue: Maximo Dance Studio (upstairs)

Address: 30 Wellington Rd, Woollongabba, Brisbane, QLD

NEW! Learn how to bellydance to a variety of live Arabic Rhythms, with deep somatic technique and Egyptian cultural artistry. Plus we will be dancing to some song samples to accompany each rhythm. Suitable for all levels, as we work with many layers to suit where you are at - from student to performer or teacher. Please bring a veil too. 

Cost: $150 (after Oct 15th)
EARLYBIRD DISCOUNT: $120 until midnight Oct 15th (save $30)

Stay posted with updates by clicking 'GOING' to the event on the Facebook Event Group.

Warmly,
Keti & Sam

Sam's Drum Intensives Sep-Oct 2021 

Learn Arabic Drumming with Sam

Rhythms from across North Africa, the Gulf, Levant & more. Sam's special 2 hour intensive Arabic Drumming classes in Perth are located in Dianella & Bibra Lake. He also is available for private classes & group classes by request, including regional areas. Sam's teaching system is renowned for streamlining musicality, technique & skill, to get absolute beginners playing immediately. International students - ZOOM AVAILABLE! Stay in touch for upcoming events. Dates for Intensives below. Note: Sam offers discounts for pensioners and unwaged - please contact him for info.

Dianella

19 Sep

10am-12noon
4 Rennington St Dianella

    2 hour Arabic Darbuka & Dof Intensive

Bibra Lake

3 Oct

10am-12noon
5 Hydro Rise Bibra Lake

    2 hour Arabic Darbuka & Dof Intensive

Dianella

17 Oct

10am-12noon
4 Rennington St Dianella

    2 hour Arabic Darbuka & Dof Intensive

Bibra Lake

31 Oct

10am-12noon
5 Hydro Rise Bibra Lake

    2 hour Arabic Darbuka & Dof Intensive

Online Resources

Mobirise

40 Arabic Rhythms CD Resource Pack

40 Rhythms from Adani to Zorofat recorded in Egypt, with bonus Tabla Solo CD!  Downloadable $30 USD

Courses on Teachable - Online Bellydance & Drumming

Join Keti for bellydance classes or Drum with Sam on Teachable. See more, including NEW A-Z Bellydance 2022!

Learn to Play Arabic Darbuka with Sam!

Learn darbuka techniques & a variety of Arabic rhythms live or online. Easy step-by-step instruction. 

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