Drum and Song Circle Workshop series

*With support from Pine Hill Divinity Hall
The Rev. C.D. Ed Aitken Memorial Workshop

 

Date and Time: Monday, September 23rd to Monday, November 25th
                        (8 sessions)
                        6:30 – 8:00 pm
Fee:                  $20
Location:          Atlantic School of Theology

Registration:     https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/drum-and-song-circle-workshop-series-tickets-66683113989

 

In this hands on workshop, participants will experience the power of Drum and Song Circles led by expert facilitators.

  • Drum sessions on Sept 30, Oct 21, Nov 4 and 25. Authentic Djembe drums provided.
  • Singing sessions on Sept 23, Oct 7, 28, Nov 18.

 

Facilitators

Kevin Parks – Song Circle
AST University Musician and Minister of Music at Saint Andrew’s United Church

Kevin is a diversely talented musician with a passion to engage people in the Gospel through a well selected text and tune; to encourage everyone to “make a joyful noise” regardless of perceived ability and experience.

Henry V. Bishop – Drum Circle
Artist, Musician, Educator & Youth Advocate

Henry Bishop is a versatile artist and educator with a passion for African Drumming.   His main focus in life is to create better understanding and ensuring higher respect for all people using inter-cultural learning experiences such as drum circles.  Among his many honours and accomplishments, Dr. Bishop believes his greatest gift is teaching the healing power of African Drumming.