Offerings

Each week we offer multiple opportunities to improvise together. Everyone is welcome*!

*We do recommend at least one FUNdamentals of Improv series prior to joining our play groups for those completely new to Music in The Moment.

 

Mondays

MONDAYS 1-2x/month

MONDAYS 1-2x/month

Monday Vocal Groove Improv

Join us in making sounds and creating vocal compositions in the moment. Much of this exploration has been influenced by the GREAT Bobby McFerrin, who created the Circle Songs Method. (video)

Everyone is welcome, whether you think you have a good voice or not!

Tuesdays

EVERY TUESDAY 7:30-9:30 PM

EVERY TUESDAY 7:30-9:30 PM

Tuesday Night Music Improv

Tuesday nights can get wild as up to 20 experienced improvisers get together to jam and work out their improv skills. On any given Tuesday you'll find singers, percussionists, wind players, guitarists, and instruments from around the world.

Wednesdays

Beginner @ 6:20 PM & Beyond Beginner @ 7:40 PM

Beginner @ 6:20 PM & Beyond Beginner @ 7:40 PM

We Are The Drum - African Drumming with Quint Lange

Beginner @ 6:20 PM
Beyond Beginner @ 7:40 PM

WE ARE THE DRUM is a hand drumming workshop taught on the West African djembe, (and jun-jun/bell for those interested) for beginning to "advancing" players, starting with the basics as given by Babatunde Olatunji and moving into West African and Afro Caribbean rhythms with the emphasis on pulse, flow and developing the awareness that as drummers, and musicians in general,

Thursdays

7:30-9:00 PM

7:30-9:00 PM

We Are The Drum - African Drumming with Quint Lange


Advancing 7:30-9:00 PM

WE ARE THE DRUM is a hand drumming workshop taught on the West African djembe, (and jun-jun/bell for those interested) for beginning to "advancing" players, starting with the basics as given by Babatunde Olatunji and moving into West African and Afro Caribbean rhythms with the emphasis on pulse, flow and developing the awareness that as drummers, and musicians in general,

Fridays

EVERY FRIDAY 8-10 PM

EVERY FRIDAY 8-10 PM

Friday Night Group Motion

Participate in two hours of continuous dance/movement improvisation with live music. Leaders Manfred Fischbeck and Brigitta Herrmann guide the group through a series of movement meditations, improvisational structures, and games to inspire spontaneous self-expression and collective creation.

All of these allow for new and spontaneous explorations of the mind and body in relation to oneself, space, others, and sound.

Saturdays

Music in the Moment WorkshopFUNdamentals of Improvisation               with Ron Kravitz

Its a music exploration class for all levels. It is a recommended prerequisite and a "welcome" to the Music In the Moment Community. Once you have completed the class you will have the opportunity to participate in our weekly Monday Vocal GrooveTuesday night ImprovAfrican Drumming classesDrum Circles, and much more!

Sundays

FIRST SUNDAY'S 1-3 PM (MAY - OCT)

FIRST SUNDAY'S 1-3 PM (MAY - OCT)

Mt. Airy Outdoor Community Drum Circles

Join experienced drummers Baba Tyrone Davis, Quint Lange & Ron Kravitz for an afternoon of outdoor drumming on the green of the New Covenant Campus.  This is free community strengthening event for people who love to drum, love dancing to the rhythms of the drums or who just love to listen!