Zimfest 2013

June 27-30 — Pacific Lutheran University — Tacoma, WA

Hosho for Mbira Music

Teacher: Martha Thom

Age Levels: Teens, Adults

Skill Levels: Introductory/Beginner Intro/Beg

Topics: Hosho

Audio recording allowed. Video recording allowed.

Cost: $21

In this workshop, Martha will teach the basic movements for playing the hosho for mbira music. We will cover how to find a strong downbeat, and then add the characteristic swoosh sound associated with traditional mbira music.

Student Materials: Hosho will be provided.

Session Location Length
Session 8 (Sun 3:30 PM) MBR 202 1.5 hours

Workshop Enrollment

Current Students Workshop Spaces Remaining Space
8 15 7