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Children’s Cajon Classes

Drumming Groups for Kids with Katie Sharpe Cajon drumming groups are an awesome way for kids to relax, get in a groove and have fun. Throughout my teaching career, I’ve found that kids just love learning music....

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Learn Cajon Warehouse

I’ve finally moved all my Cajon family into a warehouse…which means no more Cajons staring at me while I sleep, eat brekky, and well try to relax…here are a couple of pix of my favourite workplace…

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Cajon Drumming at Disability Conference

We are coming close to the culmination of two years of work with a group of adults with disabilities – The Sylvanbeats. The group performed a group devised Cajon and percussion piece yesterday at the International Arts Conference here in … Continue reading

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Cajon Column in PERCUSscene

My first Cajon column for the awesome Drum and Percussion magazine, DRUMScene & PERCUSscene has just come out. This month is the 70th edition of the mag. There are stacks of great articles – including Pete Lockett’s column where he … Continue reading

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How to get the best sound from your Cajon – Bass Technique

I quite often get asked about why I suggest to land rather than bounce off the bass tone. Here is my response to a question from a student who had just done the Intro to Technique module. Question: You mentioned … Continue reading

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Cajon & Percussive Arts Society

The Percussive Arts Society (PAS) is a worldwide organisation promoting percussion education, research, performance and appreciation. Here in Australia, we’ve just had a series of PAS Days organised by Gary France the new President of the Australian Chapter of the … Continue reading

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