How to Play Conga Drums

A 13-part course with Kalani Music

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Course Overview

The conga drums’ distinctive sound works with every genre from samba to R&B to rock ‘n’ roll. Perfect for beginners, this 13-lesson course will teach you how to warm up your hands, tune your congas, play basic tones - like the open and slap tones - and much more. You’ll also learn six funky Afro-Cuban rhythms such as the calypso and cha cha cha. When you’re done, you’ll have the strokes and techniques you need to jam out to any song.


  • Total Time 1 hr, 29 min
  • Lessons 13
  • Attachments 4
  • Exercises 26
  • 50 CQ

13 Lessons in This Course

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