Discover the ancient and complex
Percussion of India
- Music Department

Learn traditional approaches to compositions and improvisation, and how to apply them to other rhythm and melody instruments and styles of music. Along with hand drumming, students will learn an exciting form of vocal percussion (Indian "beatboxing").

Percussion of India flyer.Drums provided, you can bring your own, or just use your own voice!

Ensemble open to students of all skill levels.

  • Spring 2015 semester
  • Thursdays 6:00pm - 9:10pm
  • Classes begin January 26

  • Performance Ensemble: MUS-351-01
  • Units: 1 unit; transferable for CSU and UC credit
  • Instructor: Dr. Rohan Krishnamurthy

  • Ohlone College
    Room SC-144, Smith Center, first floor,
    43600 Mission Boulevard, Fremont

Register for this class (MUS-351-01).

Download the Spring 2015 Percussion of Indian flyer (PDF).

Dr. Rohan Krishnamurthy Biography.

(Video is not captioned; no transcript.)

For more information, please contact the Division office at (510) 659-6216.

For information on Rohan and his music, visit

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