Fri, Apr 30

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Sedona Center For Harmony & Enrichment

Indigenous Music and Instruments of the South Pacific

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 Indigenous Music and Instruments of the South Pacific

Time & Location

Apr 30, 2021, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM MST

Sedona Center For Harmony & Enrichment, 1575 W State Rte 89A Suite A, Sedona, AZ 86336, USA

About the Event

Prepare to embark on a Trans-Pacific journey as ethnomusicologist Jim Berenholtz takes us in his musical canoe to tropical islands large and small. Our special focus will be on the huge and richly biodiverse island of New Guinea, where we find massive log drums, giant bamboo flutes and trumpets, hourglass-shaped wooden drums with lizard skin heads, and bamboo panpipes. As we travel to other parts of Melanesia like Vanuatu and the Solomon Islands, Jim will show us ankle rattles made from seed pods and elaborate headdresses used in ceremonial dances. T