WORKSHOPS

 

FEEL THE BEAT DRUM CLASSES

PRESENTED BY BEAT FACTOR MUSIC

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AFRICAN & BRAZILIAN DRUMMING

BEGINNERS & INTERMEDIATE LEVEL

NEXT INTAKE FOR ENROLLMENTS ARE OPEN NOW

 

Please Register for classes: No walk in’s on the day.

Bookings now open.

info@beatfactormusic.com

Mobile: +61 411 028 077

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FEEL THE BEAT DRUM CLASS

Feel The Beat classes presented by Beat Factor Music. 
Beat Factor Drum Group’s Ensemble Director Rod Pilois will host  drum classes on hand and stick drumming, focusing on African and Brazilian drumming styles.

TWO LOCATIONS:

TUESDAYS-INTERMEDIATE LEVEL

WOODS ST ARTS SPACE, LAVERTON-7.30PM-8.30PM

‘Feel The Beat- Drum Classes

THURSDAYS-BEGINNERS-Adults- Teens-Kids

Please note the classes have been extended to Thursday 8 December, Saltwater CC.

SALTWATER Community Centre, POINT COOK-7.30pm -8.30pm

For registrations and bookings for Beginners class, please contact us directly;

info@beatfactormusic.com

Mobile: +61 411 028 077

More workshops details below:

  • TUESDAYS- WOODS ST ARTS SPACE

Session Two: October – November

Times: 7.30pm to 8.45pm
Cost: $80 for 4 weeks or $25 for casual class
All drums supplied or BYO
 
The course is aimed at people of all skill levels, from amateur musicians, hobbyist playing drums for the first time to seasoned and experience players. Attendees will have full use of all percussion instruments, written handouts for practice and a certificate of completion. 
 
The course is an excellent opportunity for both beginners and advanced participants where they will learn both African and Samba rhythms and will be held at Woods St Art Space, Laverton. Registration is just $80 for the 4 week course and will include:
• Certificate of completion
• An opportunity to perform with Beat Factor Drum Group at future events (optional)
 
(Places limited to 15  participants)
 
For bookings and registering please click on the link below:

Bookings essential: Feel the Beat- Drum Classes

(Please note bookings made on Eventbrite will incur a booking fee)
 
For more information, or to book directly with no booking fee, please send us an email or contact us and we will send you an application form.
info@beatfactormusic.com
Mobile: 0411 028 077
website link:
 
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  • DRUMMING FOR BEGINNERS

    Adults- Teens- Kids

    NEXT INTAKE FOR ENROLLMENTS ARE OPEN NOW

  • NEW BEGINNERS CLASS

  • SALTWATER COMMUNITY CENTRE, POINT COOK

  • Starts from Thursdays 4 OCT- 8 DEC

  • EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST FOR NEW  CLASSES
  • Please note we require at least 4 participants to run classes

NEW TO DRUMMING THEN TRY OUR NEW BEGINNERS  CLASS: Adults-Teens-Kids

FROM OCTOBER TO DECEMBER, 2022

FOR THOSE WITH NO OR  LIMITED DRUMMING EXPERIENCE.

Where: Saltwater Community Centre, Point Cook.

Starts from Thursday 4 OCT-8 DEC

$10-$15 Kids- Teens

$20 for Adults

$80 for 4 week sessions per person-Adults

Or $25 one off Adult or casual class per person.

Please note minimum of 4 students required to run the classes

When: Thursdays 7.30pm – 8.30 pm

The 4 week course is ideal for those with have some or limited experience in African drumming and stick drumming and who want to try out or refine their skills and technique in their drumming.

Learn the basics of African and Samba drumming in a safe, fun and creative environment. All genders welcome. We support LGBTQ

DRUMMING FOR BEGINNERS

Adults- Teens- Kids

NEXT INTAKE FOR ENROLLMENTS ARE OPEN NOW

Please Register for classes: No walk in’s on the day.

info@beatfactormusic.com

Mobile: +61 411 028 077

(Places limited to 12-15 participants-Please note minimum of 4 students required to run the classes)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Please Register for classes: No walk in’s on the day.

Bookings now open.

info@beatfactormusic.com

Mobile: +61 411 028 077

MORE WORKSHOP DRUMMING CLASSES: (See below)

PLEASE CONTACT US FOR  ALL CLASSES, BOOKINGS & INFO

Email: info@beatfactormusic.com

Mobile: + 61 411 028 077

 

Rod Pilois

Rod Pilois is a multi-instrumentalist, composer and music educator. Rod has played with a number of artists from various musical styles and background, from Rock, Jazz, Latin, Reggae & Ska. Projects have been from independent bands to commercial outfits and has performed with other musicians and artists overseas.

Brought up in Melbourne from an early age, his drumming experience began in Primary School, where he played in the drum corps, marching the students to their classrooms every morning.

Rod later attended the prestigious, College of the Arts, Melbourne, where he completed his Bachelor of Music Performance Degree. He later attended Monash University, where he obtained his Graduate Diploma of Education. Since then Rod has worked for the Education department for the last 20 years teaching Drums, Bass, guitar and running percussion ensembles and rock bands in schools. Since obtaining his Masters Degree in Music Technology from University of Newcastle, Rod has trained students in Certificate III music in music performance, song-writing, electronic compositions and music business.

Out of his passion for drumming and teaching, he started a community drumming group (Beat Factor Drum Group) in the West where his students have performed at various multicultural arts Festivals and Pop Up Parks performing African and Latin drumming. Rod has also performed at past major events, such as Australian Grand Prix, Commonwealth Games in Melbourne, AFL Grand Final Parade, Moomba Parade, Fringe Festival and at various corporate events in Melbourne.

Bookings now open.

info@beatfactormusic.com

Mobile: +61 411 028 077

MORE WORKSHOP DRUMMING CLASSES:

Our corporate Workshops:

Odossey House- Discovery Program- November 2022

Creative Sessions at Werribee Plaza Library – September 2022
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Team Building Sessions- Emmanuel College, Point Cook-July 2022

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Community Launch Day- Altona Meadows Library- May 2022

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Outdoors workshop in the Park-(returning  soon)

Our beginners class is family friendly

 

 $5-10 drum hire

Workshops for Adults:

A great way to learn new skills and for wellness.

Rod directing the group.

Workshops for Youths

A great way to work as a team and show respect.

Jamming in African Beats

School workshops

From the classroom to performance stage.

Workshops for girls only

A great way to build confidence and feel the power of drumming.

Workshops for boys only

Building trust, respect and relationships.

Workshops for Kids

Having fun and feeling the beat.

 

Great to see the young ones getting into it

info@beatfactormusic.com

Mobile: +61 411 028 077

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