Online Private Percussion Lesson with Carl Dixon
‘-Sixty minute lesson over video chat
Professional Brazilian percussionist and teacher Carl Dixon is available for online lessons, workshops, and residencies. Topics can include beginning to advanced techniques and rhythms for all Brazilian percussion instruments, including all instruments available from Virada Drums.
Individual lessons are always crafted to the goals and interests of each student. Additional resources such as notation, recorded examples, and practice play along audio tracks can be included with lessons. Instruments and topics can include:
Bateria instruments (tamborim, Caixa, repique, agogo, surdo, chocalho, etc.)
Pagode instruments (tantan, reco-reco, tamborim, surdo, repique de anel, etc.)
Hand drums (congas, timbal, cajon, etc.)
Lessons are available in person in Boulder, CO or over Zoom, Skype, FaceTime, or Facebook video chat. All you need is a phone/tablet/computer with a good internet connection. Headphones are recommended.
Contact Carl for more information on scheduling lessons, technical setup, and other questions.
Carl Dixon teaches percussion and directs the Brazilian Bateria ensemble at the University of Colorado-Boulder and has served as the Musical Director of the Boulder Samba School since 2009. He teaches private and group lessons in person and online in all areas of percussion, including many Brazilian percussion instruments and rhythms.