ANDEAN MUSIC SESSIONS /1 DAY

Increase your experience in the interpretation of the Andean folklore, participating in our group workshops!

Here, a record of our Andean music sessions

Every workshop is very practical and spontaneous, as it gathers participants with different musical experiences and knowledge, to create a motivating and fun atmosphere.

Repertory to be interpreted: We´ll choose among the Andean folklore´s outstanding themes (Ecuador, Bolivia, Peru, Argentina and Chile), and popular styles, like tinkus, sayas, huaynos and san juanitos

Instrumentation: Winds (Pan flutes with their varieties and quena with its varieties), guitar, charango, bombo and rattles, as the standard instrumentation we have here. In case you´d like to integrate some instrument of yours (For example, a special kind of charango or any other variety of musical instrument, please, consult us).

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Requirements: You don´t need to be experienced in Andean music. But, as a minimum, you must have an intermediate level in mastering the instrument you play, whether it is a wind or chord instrument.

Quantity of participants: Minimum 2 As accompanying members go, they integrate our musical sessions, accompanying with adequate percussion, in accordance with their musical level and experience.

 

ANDEAN MUSIC FUSION: EXPERIMENTING WITH SOUNDS AND GROOVES

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Experiment with rhythmic patterns, grooves, melodies, sounds and types of instrumental effects, creating different kinds of atmospheres (meditative, festive, ritual, sounds of nature, etc.). This workshop offers you the possibility to experiment your own musical expression, quite freely.

INSTRUMENTATION

We´ll use a diversity of ethnic flutes, percussions, as well as pre-Columbian instruments (replicas), complemented by playbacks, to get better introduced to the kind of atmosphere we are interested in creating.

Musical experience? – Knowledge of musical reading is welcome, but not essential.