Golden level membership includes:
Full download: 'Percussion of the Arabic World and beyond' e-book
'Essential Darbuka' practice album MP3 download
3 Month Arabic Darbuka course (26 Videos)
3 Month Turkish Darbuka course (14 Videos)
Access to the 'Rhythms of the Orient' gallery (42 Videos)
Access to the 'Technique Masterclass' gallery (26 Videos)
Access to the 'Zen of Practice' gallery (8 Videos)
Access to the 'Darbuka Drum Solo's' gallery (15 Videos)
Access to the 'Webcam Updates' video gallery (15 Videos)
Ongoing assistance with drumming journey
Access to new videos, courses and other content on site
One years full access membership! (50% discount after first year)
Percussion of the Arabic World and beyond e-book.
- 140 page e-book
- Illustrated with over 150 photos
- 280 Sound files
- Beginner to Advanced levels
- Drum solo's/Practice exercises
- Popular, Ancient and Trance rhythms
- Covers Darbuka /Doumbek and Frame drums
Essential Darbuka Rhythms CD-Available to members as an MP3 download.
Featuring Maqsum, Saiidi, Baladi, Ayub, Karatchi, Cifte Telli and many more popular rhythms, this recording is the ultimate backing band! Think of the CD as a 'blank canvas' to try out new solo ideas, practice rhythm variations, study the different rhythm names or even dance to! Essential Darbuka Rhythms also includes 'odd time' patterns such as Laz 7/8 and Kasilima 9/8. Read more...
The 3 month Arabic style Darbuka course.
This course has been designed to bring a beginner darbuka player up to an intermediate level.
This jam packed course features 26 tutorial videos and will guide the student through buying a darbuka drum and playing position, all of the essential tones and techniques, Arabic rhythms, soloing and more! This is the perfect way to learn the darbuka! Read more...
The 3 Month Turkish style Darbuka course!
This is the only course of it's kind available anywhere. There are 14 tutorial videos and PDF charts to help you develop and build a fluent technique in this modern Turkish style of playing. You will learn Turkish ornamentation for rhythms such as Maqsum, Malfuf and Kerfes, how to play a Turkish roll and loads of new drills, combinations, exercises and challenges. This course will keep you VERY busy and inspired.