Hand Drum for FUN

Classes to Resume Summer 2022

Whether new to hand drumming or an intermediate player, this course has everyone playing together on day one. In our 90-minute sessions you will learn techniques to play the djembe, conga and other percussion instruments.  With the additional workbook and lessons you will have a toolkit full of new Afro-Cuban songs and rhythms that you can play anytime and anywhere.  

All Drums and Musical Instruments Included

                                 For INDIVIDUAL 

                                 Course:   $175   8 - 60 Min Sessions

                                 Supplies:    ( FREE Bonus)                                                    copy of new book: "Hand Drumming Book II" 

                                             with 30 video lessons"

WHO:     Anyone from 13 to 95

WHEN:  Tuesdaysstarting July 5th for 8 weeks'

                7 PM to 8:00 PM

WHERE:  One Hour Studios

                 3600 Lee St. S.E.

                 Smyrna, Georgia 30080

Class Sizes are Limited so REGISTER NOW!

For TWO 

Course:  $350   (Holiday Discount $25)  

Supplies:  $50  (FREE Holiday Bonus) 

           "Hand Drumming Book II" 

             with 30 video lessons"

COVID POLICY:

 For our communities safety, masks must be worn inside the studio. 

Taste of Taiko 

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Taste of Taiko is one of our most exciting drumming programs! It's a one-of-a-kind program that will introduce you to the exhilarating and expressive big drum style of TAIKO.  In addition to learning the powerful vibrant rhythms that these big beautiful drums can play, you will get an incredible physical workout in the process and connect with a great community of friendly and supportive diverse individuals. 

 

No previous experience is required! 

All instruments and equipment are provided.

WHO:     Anyone from 13 to 95

WHEN:   Saturdays, starting July 2nd for 8 weeks

                               2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

WHERE:  One Hour Studios

                 3600 Lee St. S.E.

                 Smyrna, Georgia

                                 For INDIVIDUAL 

                                 Course:   $175   8 - 90 Min Sessions

                                 Supplies: ( FREE Bonus)                                                                                   your own taiko sticks (bachi)

Class Sizes are Limited so REGISTER NOW!

For TWO 

Course:  $300  ( Discount $50)  

COVID POLICY:

Participants must provide proof of vaccination at first class. For our communities safety, masks must be worn inside the studio. 

About Peter Marino

Peter, an entertaining professional musician, and educator teaches beginning to advanced students of all ages how to play a wide variety of world percussion rhythms and instruments.  Working with preschool to seniors Peter has developed his unique method for teaching anyone how to play drums without previous musical training. Peter's "Wordplay System" allows anyone to play from simple to complex rhythms in his eight-week sessions.

Playing drums together is an engaging team building or family activity that creates deep connections for all involved. Peter Marino is an experienced musician and outstanding teacher, both in his evident love of his work and his ability to transmit that excitement to his students. Peter works closely with hospitals, schools, and organizations, providing the mental, physical and emotional benefits of drumming.  Peter is the Executive Director of One Hour Drummer, One Hour Productions, and the Atlanta Taiko Project. 

 

AND Peter's not just any ordinary player, he has performed and conducted on Broadway for The Lion King.  Alongside performers such as Yo Yo Ma, Emmanual Axe, and Pablo Batista, Peter has composed, directed, and produced numerous artists and events across the country as he continues to teach everyone what he truly believes ""As much fun as it is to listen to music, it's even more fun to play!"  

Peter is also a published author of music and children's books.

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LATEST PRINT & EBOOK

We are excited to introduce our first

e-book from One Hour Drummer. Using the fast and easy Wordplay System™, the video lessons teach beginning hand drummers how to play popular rhythms quickly. There is no age limit to the joy of playing, even without musical experience AND the E-Book format lets you play just about anywhere!

 

The most important lesson you will learn from Peter Marino is what he teaches all of his students.  "As much fun as it is to listen to music, it's even more fun to play!"

  • NO EXPERIENCE IS NEEDED

  • EASY TO FOLLOW E-BOOK & PRINT  FORMATS

  • FOR ALL AGES

  • 30 VIDEO MUSIC LESSONS 

  • EASY TO LEARN RHYTHM DIAGRAMS

  • SIMPLE AND CLEAR INSTRUCTIONS

 

TO INQUIRE ABOUT CLASSES OR  BOOK A PERFORMANCE

 

CONTACT Peter Marino

onehourdrummer@gmail.com

Tel: 770-309-6852

 

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