Register now for EEDS Percussion – Fall Classes start September 3!

july4.2 (2 of 2)Fall is almost here and Evanston Escola de Samba is ready to welcome in the new season! Why don’t you join us for some percussion classes?

BEGINNER BATERIA (5 weeks) [register here]

Dates: Wednesdays, September 3 to October 1
Time: 6:00 – 7:00 pm
Location: McGaw YMCA, 1000 Grove Street, Skydeck South Room, 2nd Floor, Evanston
Instructor: Reed Flygt
Description: This class introduces to Brazilian percussion styles through focused lessons on the tamborim and the surdo. It is appropriate for students just beginning with Brazilian percussion, as well as advanced students wanting to refine their skills on certain instruments.

 ADVANCED PERFORMANCE BATERIA (5 weeks) [register here]

Dates: Wednesdays, September 3 to October 1
Time: 7:00 – 8:20 pm
Location: McGaw YMCA, 1000 Grove Street, Skydeck South Room, 2nd Floor, Evanston
Instructor: Reed Flygt
Description: This class brings together all the instruments in a full Brazilian bateria, with a focus on advanced playing techniques, new rhythms, and refining the coordination between all of the instruments. Previous experience with Brazilian percussion is required, and this class is open to students who have already completed the “Beginner Bateria” class, or have participated in EEDS Performance Bateria previously.
COST:
$50 for 5 Weeks
or $12 per class (includes both intro and advanced classes)
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Check out the official EEDS 4th of July 2014 video

Maybe you have already seen this video on our Facebook Page, but we are more than happy to share it again! EEDS Videographer Michael Rhee produced this gorgeous video of our 2014 4th of July Parade. Enjoy (and be sure to watch in HD!) !