Beginning Hosho - Learning Hosho Basics

Teacher: Jaiaen Beck

Age Levels: Teens, Adults

Skill Levels: Introductory/Beginner

Topics: Hosho

Audio recording allowed. Video recording allowed.

Cost: $21

This workshop teaches basic hosho (gourd shakers) rhythms as a key part of any ensemble, while learning to feel free to express yourself. The basic rhythms of many Zimbabwean songs will be taught including tsaba, muchangoyo, shangara and mbira hosho. Basic techniques and tips for experienced players will also be taught.

Student Materials

Please bring a set of hosho and ear plugs.

Session Location Length
Session 3 (Fri 3:30 PM) McNary East Lawn 1.5 hours

Workshop Enrollment

Current Students Workshop Spaces Remaining Space
9 20 11
Percent Full

45%