This workshop shows how to translate traditional tabla compositions to frame drums and darbuka. World-touring percussionist, Tripp Dudley, will explain an adaptable system of tabla syllables (bols), so that classical repertoire can be played on these instruments.
The workshop will go over:
-Explanation of tabla syllables (bols)
-Explanation of the Indian approach to cyclical rhythm
-Adaptable system for translating tabla repertoire to frame drums and darbuka
-Classical tabla repertoire
Due to the nature of the material, this workshop will require some amount of technical proficiency. It also requires active participation, so bring your instruments!