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Frog Toy Orchestra

Frog Toy OrchestraFrog Toy Orchestra: Using the toy frogs and simple percussion instruments, this program allows everyone in the family to have a great time and learn something about frog calls and Balinese gamelan music, which uses interlocking rhythms similar to the interplay among rice paddy frogs.

Dance Beat

Dance Beat WorkshopDance Beat: This workshop and performance program presents rhythm and dance as one system, bringing rhythm directly to the body through dance, and rhythms alive through dance.

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Workshops & Masterclasses

MasterclassesMasterclasses: The musicians performing with Ancient Future offer masterclasses on traditional music, musicianship, and technique. Learn music from India, the Middle East, Europe, Asia, Africa, Indonesia, South America, Australia, and North America. The areas of specialty are included in each musician's biography.

World Rhythm Training

Rhythm TrainingWorld Rhythm Training: Matthew Montfort takes students at all levels through his book, Ancient Traditions­Future Possibilities: Rhythmic Training Through the Traditions of Africa, Bali, and India.

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Tel: 415-459-1892.

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