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

The Beat Goes On @ Dance Etc.                                                                                                                              3372 & 3374 N Access Rd, Englewood                                                                                                                               941-460-8072   Linda Howe                                                                                                                







Beginner Djembe

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

This is a fun class geared for those who are still new to the djembe, who haven't played in a while. You'll learn the basic strokes, good technique while playing some easy rhythms to get you comfortable on the drum.  

Drum Circle Grooves                                                                                                     

Tuesdays 7:30-8:30pm $10

A fun, multi-level class to learn some easy African Rhythm Based grooves to take to the drum circle, and feel confident joining in.

West African Drum Class

Wednesdays 4:00-5:00pm    $10  

Intermediate Level Class for those with experience on the djmebe. We incorporate more complex African polyrhythms, breaks and solos. We'll include the bass drums, bells, shekeres and songs, and jam together at the end of class.

African Bass Drums 

Wednesdays 5:00-6:00pm  $10

Rhythm Jam - TBA

Once a month I choose a rhythm we have learned in class and invite all our students to join us.  We'll go over all the djembe accompaniments and the Dun parts, add a song or dance, turn down the lights and jam out! $Love Donation 

Fifth Friday Pot Luck & Drum Circle       

Every month that has a 5th Friday we have a Pot Luck & Drum Circle. Bring drums of any kind, we have lots of fun percussion instruments to share as well. Always a fun time breaking bread and creating rhythms with friends!                                                    


Instructor Linda Howe has been playing the Djembe for 9 years and is passionate about drumming and sharing the joy it brings to people of all ages!

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

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

Monthlly Pass $50 and you can take as many of Linda's weekly classes* as you can handle!!

(*does not include guest teachers and special workshops)