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Advanced Latin Percussion For Multi-Level Students | How To Play Percussion Instruments

This Latin percussion course explores the different rhythms and patterns of Latin music, and how to implement these concepts with a variety of percussion instruments. Over the course of 32 weeks, students learn all the distinct styles of Latin music, as well as how to incorporate them into more contemporary styles like pop, blues, and world music. Led by Latin music maestro Monojit Datta, students learn practical lessons and versatile exercises through creative and fun live, online sessions. 

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    Monojit Datta

    38 Years Experience

    From: India

    • Teacher Skill Keywords:

      Bongos, Timbales, Guiro, Latin Percussion, Maracas, Congas

    Course Details

    This is a long-term course exploring the diverse styles and techniques of how to play Latin percussion instruments, for which students will receive basic and intermediate lessons. This is a course that can be taken by anyone with a rudimentary knowledge of how to play percussion instruments and a keen interest in learning a new style and technique. Students will learn the various styles of Latin music, like salsa, mambo, and son montuno, and the different methods and techniques for each style. Students will also learn how to incorporate these techniques into other genres of music, like pop, blues, funk, jazz, and world music.

    In addition, a gifted musician and performer Monojit Datta gives practical lessons in stage etiquette and leads versatile exercises, like rudiments and paradiddle, to build reflexes and sound technical and musical ability. Through his instruction, students will be able to explore their interest and creativity while building skill and ability. It is not necessary to have multiple percussion instruments, but students should have at least one instrument before the course starts, such as bongos, congas, timbales, guiro, maracas, or a practice pad and drum sticks. The knowledge and level of expertise with one’s instrument may vary from complete beginner to expert, as each level of student will be able to benefit from this course.

    If the student wants to learn more insights on the Basic Latin percussion instruments of their choice, Here is another course tailored by Monojit Datta: Learning Latin Percussion for Beginners

    About Mr. Monojit Datta: Monojit Datta has had a love of authentic Latin music since an early age, quickly growing into a young performer and gifted musician. Now a veritable maestro, Datta led both India’s first Latin band, The Orient Express, and the Latin jazz band, Los Amigos, to prolific and professional success. Having performed with musicians all over the world and mastered a wide variety of instruments, Datta brings creativity and passion to his popular Latin percussion lessons and workshops. He strives to make each class dynamically rich and fun, hoping to inspire in his students an appetite for learning.


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