Thursday, Aug 27 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Gabriola Arts & Heritage Centre


Learn the basics of hand drumming in a fun and relaxed atmosphere. Drawing from the musical traditions of Africa, Cuba, and Latin America, Dave will guide students in finding their own hand drum groove. Experience the profound effect drumming can have on your life.

Dave “Voodoo” McGrath is well known in the drum circles and performance community.From the laid-back rhythms of Brazilian Samba to syncopated Afro Cuban grooves or hard driving West Africa Drum and Dance, Dave always seeks to find the place where music is life and life is music.

12+ | $30

Students should bring: A hand drum if they have one or rent one of Dave’s for $5.

Please note: Workshop registration is limited to 6 people. The workshop will be held outdoor and seating will be spaced 6 feet apart. COVID protocols in effect. A CapShield – a reusable plastic face shield with clips that attach to any hat – will be provided to you free of charge.