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Dolores Park Drum Circle

Dolores Park Drum Circle

Duration:2 hours total
Includes:Drinks and equipment
Languages:Offered in English
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About your hosts

Hello drum lovers! My name is Arturo Carrillo and I have been leading drum circles in therapeutic communities, schools, government offices and private companies for over 20 years. I am twice certified by the Arthur Hull, founder of Village Music Circles, and considered an international leader of drum circle facilitation. I attended two, 15-hour training sessions for my certification. I am also a…
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About Carnaval San Francisco

42-year-old Carnaval San Francisco is best known for the two-day Street Festival and Grand Parade held on Memorial Day Weekend which attracts over 400,000 visitors. Besides producing a number of Latinx cultural events through the year, our main work is providing in-school teaching artists for 16 weeks prior to Carnaval San Francisco as well as services such as free health screenings.
This is a social impact experience where 100% of what you pay for this experience goes to Carnaval San Francisco. .

What we’ll do

We will meet at San Francisco's Dolores Park at the historic Liberty Bell located at 19th and Dolores Streets. I will provide the chairs and drums needed for our Drum Circle. We will first introduce ourselves to one another in the group and I will begin the drum circle with basic hand placements to produce sounds such as open tones, muffle tones, and bass tones. We will practice creating those…

What else you should know

Please bring a hat and sunscreen. San Francisco can get chilly so bring a jacket just in case!

What I’ll provide

Water
Creative supplies
Drum and Chairs for the circle.

What to bring

Hat
Sunscreen

Where you'll be

During the 70's Dolores Park was known for the drummers who made music on weekends. Drummers were actually arrested for disturbing the peace at that time. Raul Rekow and Karl Perazzo from the Santana Band and multi-Grammy nominee, John Santos, practiced in Dolores Park to hone their skills. The park is the vibrant heart of places to gather in the Mission. What better place in the Mission than Dolores Park to hold our Drum Circle?

Availability

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

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Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 8 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

What to bring

Hat

More tips

Please bring a hat and sunscreen. San Francisco can get chilly so bring a jacket just in case!

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Dolores Park Drum Circle
New experience
From $44/person
New experience
From $44/person