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Extended Learning

Continuing Education Credits

SUNY New Paltz offers Continuing Education Credits throughout the year. Please contact Dylan Hurley at 845-257-3299 or email him at hurleyd@newpaltz.edu for more information about current CEUs.

Current CEU Opportunities:

Demeko Freeman "More than a Drum, More than and Circle: Cultural Significance and Techniques of West African and Latin Percussion"

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Across populations, music therapists make use of various drums and percussion to achieve therapeutic goals. The presenter will explore the cultural roots/history of the Djembe and Conga Family, including technique, tuning, and rhythms, in an effort to foster cultural understanding an musical aesthetic of world percussion use in music therapy. 
Saturday May 5th from 6:30-9:30 p.m.
3 CMTE Credits Awarded
3 LCAT Credits Awarded
Please visit the Facebook Event Page for more information. This event is FREE. For more information please contact Dr. Viega at viegam@newpaltz.edu.