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Emerson Drummers- Tuesday nights in Marietta  Always open to beginners and new members-

The Emerson Drummers are now playing in their 21st year together!  This group was begun with members of the Emerson Unitarian Congregation, and has grown since 1996 with hundreds of different drummers being a part of the group- most starting as beginners.  It is not strictly a beginner class, but new folks regularly join the group.   The group has a strong welcoming spirit and sense of community sharing.  And with many experienced drummers taking part, you will be lifted by the power of the rhythm. 

Your first class is FREE. 7:30-9pm every Tuesday night, $20 per class drop-in for new members after your first class. For those ready to join the performing group, the Sustaining Member status gives you a discount price of $65 per month with a commitment to attend and pay every month.

Emerson Unitarian Congregation, 4010 Canton Road in Marietta, GA 30066.  Loaner drums and sale drums available by request at class.  Call the church at 770-578-1533 or see Emerson UU Website.

Six session Beginner class- Thursdays 

     This new beginner class is held on Thursday nights, 7-8:30pm, at Chris Tholl's art studio in Avondale Estates. Location: 47 Covington Hwy,Building B, Avondale Estates GA, 30002. Parking in the small lot between the church and Avondale Elementary.   A minimum of seven students is required for the class.  Some rental and sale drums are available for the class.  The new six-class begins on April 27th, skips May 11th while we're at AD&D, and ends with a final class on June 8th.    

     Early registration deadline for this new series is  April 24th: the course fee is $90 for six classes if paid or postmarked by April 24th, and after that date the fee is $110.  Drop-in fee for any class is $20.  Please send checks payable to "Kumandi Drums" to PO Box 003, Decatur GA, 30031-0003. Or you can use Paypal 'Send Money' option, and my email address chuck@kumandi.com 



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