Music and rhythm are an important and intrinsic part of Cuban life and culture. When you take one of SC Travel Adventures’ drum courses you will learn about the drum as both an instrument and as a way of life. With a combination of theory and practice you are sure to find your own rhythm in our Cuban drum course!
Drumming in Cuba with SC Travel Adventures
SC Travel Adventures’ drum course is the ideal opportunity to learn to drum the Cuban beats! For five days, from Monday to Friday, you will spend 90 minutes each day learning to beat the Cuban drum in small groups. You will learn the history and origin of the main percussion instruments and become familiar with the sounds of Cuban bongos and Tumbadoras. The course emphasizes Cuban musical styles. You will get to know the Rumba (Yambú, Guaguancó and Columbia), the Son, the Cha Cha Cha, and various Boleros. At the end of the course you will know the perfect way to beat the drum in various venues. Whether you are a beginner or an advanced drummer this drum course is sure to be an unforgettable experience!
My Drum Teacher
Learn the drums with our highly qualified colleague Miguel Antonio who taught classical percussion for many years. Miguel Antonio has plenty of experience and patience working with beginners. If you’re a beginner you can explore your musical side as you learn the drums! Miguel Antonio also has plenty to teach advanced drummers. We make sure that you learn the drums in small groups so that you get lots of individual attention. Feel the Cuban rhythm in your fingers as you drum your worries away in Cuba! Miguel Antonio is looking forward to meeting you!