Class with Jimmy Biala and Final Day for Kickstarter

Jimmy

This Wednesday EEDS has a special opportunity! Friend of EEDS and master percussionist Jimmy Biala will be leading a special percussion class. Jimmy joined us for our 4th of July parade in past years and are happy to have him in town again. We are going to learn some new rhythms and will also be perfecting our bateria techniques. Instruments will be provided, but you’re welcome to bring your own as well. All are welcome. Invite your friends!

When: Wednesday, June 17, 7-9pm, Please RSVP on our Facebook Event page!
Where: SRBCC (4048 W. Armitage, Chicago, IL)
Cost: $15 for the public, $10 for EEDS members
Ages: 16+

Today is also the final day to support our Kickstarter – help us make a final push!

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Jimmy Biala Percussion Workshop on Wednesday (10/1) and More!

Jimmy

Join EEDS for a workshop with San Francisco percussionist extraordinaire Jimmy Biala. Jimmy joined us for our 4th of July parade and are happy to have him join us again. We are going to learn some new rhythms and will also be perfecting our bateria techniques. Instruments will be provided, but you’re welcome to bring your own as well. Invite your friends!

You don’t have to be enrolled in the current EEDS class session to join the workshop. Regular class is cancelled for this week, but we will be having a make-up session at our normal time on Wednesday, 10/8.

When: Wednesday, October 1st, 7-9pm, Please RSVP on our Facebook Event page!
Where: McGaw YMCA Skydeck (1000 Grove St, Evanston, IL)
Cost: $15
Ages: 16+

Dill Costa to present her original song in Rio de Janeiro

In other important news: EEDS’ head of dance, Dill Costa, will be heading to Rio in October to represent her original song in a competition for the official 2015 samba enredo (Carnaval song) for Mocidade Independente! Help her get there by contributing to her Gofundme site, and listen to her song below: