Hein (fub) wrote,

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Yesterday, we had a sort of teambuilding outing with our group from work. The afternoon was concluded with a session of Djembe percussion.

klik has often remarked that I have such a good sense of rythm and that I should take up drumming. But after this two hours, I know that I would absolutely suck at it.
You see, while I may have a sense of rythm, I have a very hard time with complex movements in a complex rythm. It took me a long, long time to master even the most basic of rythms -- not the rythm itself, but the sequence of five notes that comprised the rythm.

A day later, my hands still hurt.

Also, I think a small LED display to help out with the various timing issues of synchronised drumming could work very well...
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