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Afrobeat Sundays

February 18 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Presented by

Taji Natural Hair Styling & Omo Africa

Afrobeat Dance Class:

Dive into the vibrant world of Afrobeat dance, a dynamic and energetic dance style that originated in West Africa. This class will teach you the fundamental moves, rhythm, and cultural context of Afrobeat, combining traditional and modern dance elements. Get ready to move your body to the infectious beats of Afrobeat music!

West African Drumming Class:

Immerse yourself in the rhythmic and percussive sounds of Africa in this drumming class. Learn to play traditional African drums, explore different beats and rhythms, and understand the cultural significance of each. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced drummer, this class offers a unique opportunity to connect with the rich musical heritage of the African continent. Drums will be provided!

Headwrap Tutorial:

Discover the art and tradition of headwrapping in this cultural class. Learn various techniques and styles of wrapping headscarves or gele, as it’s known in some African cultures. Beyond the aesthetic aspect, delve into the history and significance of headwrapping across different African communities. This class is a celebration of self-expression, cultural pride, and the beauty of adornment. African Fabric will be provided for purchase.

Yoga Class w/ Singing Bowls:

Discover the transformative power of yoga combined with soothing sound therapy. Yoga class w/ singing bowls transports you to a sanctuary of serenity through gentle flows and the healing vibrations of Tibetan singing bowls. This unique class is ideal for anyone seeking a calming escape from a stressful world. If you want to relax, recharge and feel more grounded, yoga class w/ singing bowls is for you. The combination of gentle yoga and meditative singing bowls will melt your worries away, leaving you feeling refreshed and renewed.

Agenda

12:00 PM – 1:15 PM

Yoga w/Singing Bowls

Nicole Bayer

 

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM

West African Drumming

Teli Shabu

 

2:45 PM – 3:45 PM

Head Wrapping

Taji S. Jones

 

4:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Afro Beat Dance Class

Chief Tosan

Details

Date:
February 18
Time:
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/afrobeat-sundays-tickets-803913134827?aff=ebdssbdestsearch

Organizer

360 Approach

Venue

The 360° Approach
404 Hunt St.
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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