Community Drumming for Health and Happiness with Jim Greiner is a fun, exciting, and comprehensive video showing drummers of all levels how to join in the passion and spirit of individual and community drumming. Jim Greiner demonstrates the fundamental techniques and patterns for a variety of hand percussion instruments.
Part 1: (60 minutes)
Features basic to intermediate level instruction on the following:
- Traditional and contemporary techniques for congas and other hand percussion
- How to play relaxed and achieve clear and consistent sounds and patterns
- Listening and communicating within a group and “finding the groove”
Part 2: (23 minutes)
This segment incorporates the elements taught in Part 1 and allows the viewer to play along with a 50-person community drum circle.