The Beat Goes On & Dance Etc
                Englewood Florida's Drum & Dance Studio!

 The Beat Goes On Drum Studio                                                                                                                              3374 N Access Rd, Englewood                                                                                                                               941-460-8072   Linda Howe                                                                                                                  

Dance Etc.                                                                                                                                                              3372 N Access Rd, Englewood                                                                                                                               941-460-8972  Dolores Jette                                                                                        



Drumming & Dancing in Englewood





Djembe Basics

Saturdays 10:30-11:00 Free

If you have never drummed before and would like to try, come by any Saturday at 10:30am and get a 25 minute overview of the basic strokes and learn a simple rhythm. Then you have the option to join the Drum Circle Grooves Class that begins at 11:00am

Drum Circle Grooves

Saturdays 11:00 am - 12:00 pm $10

This is a fun class geared for those who are new to the djembe, who haven't played in a while, or just prefer a more relaxed pace. You'll learn good technique to create the three sounds of the drum, Bass, Tone & Slap and play some fun Drum Circle Grooves so that you can quickly join in with other drummers at the circle. $10.00

African Drumming Level 1                                                                                                    

Tuesdays 7:00-8:30pm $10

In this class we'll fine tune our technique, learn to read notation, and start playing some African Rhythms on the djembe. 

African Ensemble Drumming Level 2

Wednesdays 4:30-6:00pm    $10 

Multi Level Class for those with some drum experience. We incorporate more complex African polyrhythms, breaks and solos. We'll incorporate the bass drums, bells, shekers and songs.   


African Bass Drums - Traditional Style

Mondays 4:30-5:30  $10 




Instructor Linda Howe has been playing the Djembe for 8 years and is passionate about drumming and sharing the joy it brings!

She often has guest teachers take over her class, so her students can experience input from various instructors.

Class cards are available, your 5th Class is always FREE

Monthlly Pass $50 and you can take as many weekly classes* as you like

(*does not include guest teachers and special workshops)