Hi!, My name is Facundo Alvarez and I Welcome you to "Tocar Percusión", a website designed to open the doors to the world of percussion and give you access to all the necessary resources for you to learn to play and make music with percussion instruments, through a simple, fun and suitable method for all audiences, which does not require you to have previous knowledge of music.
I have created the “Tocar Percusión” community, with the aim of providing a focused learning experience, both in your development as a percussionist, and in helping you to implement what you have learned in the production of music based on rhythm and percussion.
In Tocar Percusión you will find several resources which will facilitate your journey of learning to play percussion, through a simple and fun method with whom you will learn by making music with different percussion instruments.
For it I propose you a learning process in which the percussion ensemble will be the main space in where you gonna a develop the musical practices of the contents you will learn, while you´ll experience the different roles a percussionist playas in percussion group or in a music band..
Play Percussion Online
Online Percussion Classes individual and face-to-face a través de videoconferencia en las que te enseño a tocar diversos instrumentos de percusión:
Online Percussion video courses in which I teach to play several percussion instruments, such as:Cajón, Conga, Djembé, Timbal y Bongó.
La membresía Online de Percusión te ofrece un virtual place, in which you can develope new rhytmic and percussive abilities, and, at the same time, you can challenge and put to practice all the skills and expertise as percussionist that you already have.
#ThePercusionCodeis an universal learning method for learning to play percussion which I´ve developed from my 15 years background and experience as professional musician and percussion teacher, which covers all the fundamental aspects requeried in the learnind of African and Afro-american percussion,and facilitates your access to the world of the percussion and your development as percussionist..
#ThePercussionCode gives you all the technical, musical and creative resources needed for you to learn to play several percussion instrument such as:Congas, Djembé, Cajón Peruano, Timbal Brasilero, Bongó y diversos accesorios de percusión.
In Tocar Percusión Online Platform te brindamos la posibilidad de que tú elijas con cuál instrumento quieres empezar aprender percusión, pudiendo optar entre 5 tambores distintos: Djembé, Congas, Bongó, Cajón Peruano y Timbal Afrobrasilero.
Whatever you choose, you will start your path in percussion without problems, since in all cases learning of the musical concepts of rhythm and percussion is done from the abordaje universal e integral que brinda #ElCódigoDeLaPercusión.
Likewise, the work of learning percussion with each of the mentioned instruments is complemented with the interaction with various percussion accessories such as: clave, cowbells, shakers and drums, which make up the percussion ensemble.
The Tocar Percusión online platform offers you different interactive resources and multimedia contents; for you to learn to make music with percussion instruments, te desafíes y pongas en práctica to defy you and for youto put into practice the knowledge you will acquire.
Through the successive instances of musical practice, you wil acquire different skils need for you to develope as a percussionist in different musical and grupal contexts-Percussion Ensemble, Music Band, etc.-.
The different contents of the site propose you a journey through the most outstanding African rhythms and the main Afro-american folk expressionssuch asthe Afro-Latin rhythms -son, rumba guaguancó, etc.-, Afro-Peruvian rhythms -festejo, landó, marinera, etc-, Afro-Caribbean rhythms -cumbia, plena, bomba, etc.- and Afro-Brazilian rhythms -samba reggae, axe, baiao, etc-, among others.
I invite you to take any of the Free Online Percussion Courses I´m offering in Tocar Percusión site. Through them you can know my work as facilitator, my teaching percussion method and the different contents that I offer to you to facilitate to learn to play percussion and develop as a percussionist.
Participation in these Online Percussion Courses is absolutely free. Also, previous music and percussion knowledge aren´t required to take any of these courses.
¡Start now, Wait no more!
When creating Tocar Percusión Online Platform I also thought about generate a Percussive Community, that is to say a meeting and exchange point for people who are interested in learning percussion and don't find someone to share this experience with.
The Tocar Percusión Tocar Percusión Online Platform offers several space for community members to get in touch to share experiences and knowledge of their respective learning paths, as well as to join together to create and produce music collaboratively.
Thus, by joining the Play Percussion Community, you will no longer have to continue learning percussion alone, but you will become a member of a percussion tribe that will accompany and provide feedback for your development as a percussionist.