Got a djembe and no idea how to play it?
Take our free beginners how to play djembe course of 11 short and EASY lessons to get you started. It's completely free and you'll learn the basics of how to play djembe in about an hour.
Starting with a brief discussion of rhythm, we look at posture, the notes on the drum, hand exercises and end with a few simple rhythms.
Then, if you know the basics and are looking to expend your range, have a look at Playing Techniques for some cool new sounds and rhythms.