World Music/African & Caribbean Drumming & Singing


  • Ages 10 - Adult
  • Dates: September 8 - December 22 (no class: 9/15, 10/20 and 11/24)
  • Times: Thursdays, 3-4pm
  • Location: Olde Town Hall
  • Instructor: Aimee Gelinas
  • Fee: $275/residents (includes use of drums/instruments)


In this intergenerational class for youth ages 10+ through adult, you will experience the joy of folkloric drumming and singing from West Africa, the Caribbean and around the world. Join Aimee Gelinas in these dynamic, hands on, participatory classes where you will learn instrument technique, how drum and song patterns fit together, fun instrument exercises, songs in many languages, and the opportunity to develop, arrange and perform. The final class will conclude with a winter solstice potluck performance. Traditional instruments will be provided. For more information email Aimee at or visit


Please use activity number 2140.101 to search and register for your desired session and class via Online Registration, or visit the Community House.