Rami Tabla Darbuka Classes

Raquy & Rami Retreats

Rami offers NYC classes in mideastern percussion. Arabic and Turkish Split hand technique on the doumbek (darbuka / tabla), and Egyptian technique on the riqq.   Rami also offers private lessons.

Learn Fundamental Technique and Basic Rhythms with a group. Drop into regular weekly classes or check out the introductory workshops.

To Register email Rami 

 Classes and Workshops

Private lessons are available by appointment.

You can also organize a group class or workshop for any size group.


RamiTabla can offer a number of percussion and rhythm workshops from beginner to master class level. 

  • BEGINNER Doumbek Workshop

  • a 2 Hour session that starts from the beginning... 

  • Doumbek and Middle Eastern Rhythms Class

  • Explore basic technique and common regional rhythms

  • Intermediate Doumbek / Split Hand Intensive Class

  • Arabic Percussion Ensemble

  • Students learn all the elements of a full percussion ensemble. Learn and perform group compositions.

  • Ramitabla Riq Classes

Inquire via email.

Check Google calendar on the right to see the next class time. 

Want to Attend the next Total Beginner Doumbek Darbuka Tabla Workshop in NYC?

Classes are forming now, use the form  below or click above to register

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Together with Raquy , Rami organizes regular doumbek retreats and summer camps in the catskills creating an amazing space for doumbek players of all levels to work on the latest techniques, compositions, and fundamentals.

To learn more about Raquy retreats  and camps at Raquy.com or click a Register Now button below


March 22-26, 2018 Spring Darbuka Seminars in Goshen, NY with Raquy, Rami, and special guest Glen Velez for a frame drum workshop day Mar 26