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Past Workshops & Classes

Digital Recording Music Workshop w/ BEATSHOP

TITLE Digital Recording Music Workshop w/ BEATSHOP
DATE October 6 – November 28, 2014
DAYS Monday –Saturday
TIME 5:00-7:00 (Mon – Fri)
3:00-5:00 (Saturday)
Digital Recording Studio, 3rd Floor
AGES all
PRICE $100 (8 weeks, one day per week)
DESCRIPTION We run a production lab at the Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts for aspiring producers and DJs to hone their craft at. We offer beginning and advanced classes in Ableton Live, Reason, Virtual DJ, and Serato Scratch, with an emphasis on lab time. Each student gets their own workstation for 2 hours per week to build up a library of original music, practice production techniques, and learn new tips from our instructors. At the end of the class, each student gets a CD with their music on it. We also offer free sound packs to people who take the class and sell production gear at a student discount.

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Fusion Beatz Bollywood Fitness

CLASS Fusion Beatz Bollywood Fitness
DATES October 20 – December 8
DAY Mondays
TIME 7:00 – 8:00 pm
PRICE $100
MORE INFO Fusion Beatz®, LLC will provide total body fitness workout services. Our purpose is to match proven, easy, enjoyable, safe and effective exercises to specific components of Bollywood music and dance movements. We are experienced fitness professionals, dedicated and committed towards providing fun and effective fitness solutions to customers.  We believe in instilling the value of a healthy, happy, and active lifestyle in future generations. Increasing awareness, obesity and heart disease are the driving forces for our market growth. We offer low cost services to all segments of customers. Our operating credo is: “Dance, have fun, and get fit!”

Contact: (650) 539-5509

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Peruvian Cajon Workshop / Taller de Cajon Peruano

TITLE Peruvian Cajon Workshop
Taller de Cajon Peruano
INSTRUCTOR Juan de Dios Soto & Naaman Black
DATE October 21 – November 11, 2014
DAYS Tuesdays
TIME 7:00 – 8:30pm
Digital Recording Studio, 3rd Floor
AGES 16+
PRICE $135 (includes materials)
DESCRIPTION The Cajon workshop is a four part workshop where students will build their own Cajon, learn the rich history of the Cajon along with t various influences the Cajon has had on music from Flamenco, Jazz, to Hip Hop, and of course learn the basics of playing the Cajon. The workshop will be a two hour class; ¼ building, ¼ history and music appreciation, and ½ musical instructions. The workshop will culminate with the students demonstrating what they have learned in a performance.

The fee, $135 includes all the materials and training allowing you to walk away with a Cajon and an in- depth appreciation and understanding of Afro Peruvian history. The workshop will be taught by Juan de Dios Soto and Naaman Black of Tradición Peruana Cultural Center’s Jaranon y Bonchinche dance troupe.

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