March17 2019 (Sun)
11:00 AM

Marta Töpferová

Songs and rhythms of Latin America

Art Space Řetězová 7 | Classical Music

300 minutes | Not available

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Date: March 17, 2019 | 11:00 (Sun)
Venue: Art Space Řetězová 7
Duration: 300 minutes
Status: Not available

Workshop for singers and instrumentalists. Deepen your knowledge of Latin American rhythms and styles

Marta will share her knowledge and experience in Latin American music she has gathered over the years of working with the Latin American community.

What will I do?

  • You will learn about  Latin American rhythms and styles.
  • The workshop is mainly focused on songs and basic rhythm (percussion and hands clapping).
  • You will learn songs in style such as Cuban son, Guajira, Bolero, Colombian Porto, Venezuelan Joropo, Vals, Chilean Cueca or Argentine Chacarera and Zamba.
  • You will look at rhythms of maracas (rumba balls), clave and clapping.

What do I need? 

  • The previous singing experience is helpful, but not a condition.
  • You will learn by listening, so it is not necessary to have knowledge of notes.
  • Music and song sheets will also be available.
  • If you are a musician, it is also possible to get involved as an instrumentalist.

About tutor: 

Marta Töpferová is Czech born multi talented singer applauded for her versatility and remarkable mixture of Latin american folklore wth her Easter European roots. 

Please note: 

  • One hour lunch break (13:00 - 14:00)

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