Handpan & Tongue Drum Beginners Course

with Franck von Dunum

Sat 15.6.2024 from 16.30 - 17.30

Sat 29.6.2024 from 16.30 - 17.30

Course location: in our store in Zofingen

We have various types of tongue drum and handpan to try out in different tunings. You will learn different percussion techniques and simple rhythms.... for everyone who wants to try out these instruments.

No previous knowledge necessary.

For further information or registration:

076/366 51 26

Course costs: 40.- (1 h)


with Brigitte von Dunum

new dates to follow

You build your own drum and mallet in a quiet atmosphere in our studio in the heart of the old town of Zofingen - 3 minutes from the train station.

Price: 390.- for 40 cm drum - 420.- for 45 cm drum, other drum sizes can also be built by arrangement and extra or reduced price.

Skin: stag - doe - elk - buffalo - horse - goat (chamois, red deer or ibex on request with surcharge)

Frame: Lime, birch, beech, alder, larch, pear, ash, cherry - all handmade in Germany from local wood

Recommendation: tensionable wooden frames possible with surcharge

Registration required:

Please send an email to: shop@dunum.ch or by telephone 076 366 51 26

N'Goni taster course

Introduction to the N'Goni game

with Franck von Dunum

Saturday June 8, 2024

from 16.30 - 17.30

Schifflände 7 in Zofingen

Discover the African harp with Franck, mostly with 10 strings, the instruments will be provided.

Registration required:

Please send an email to: shop@dunum.ch or call 076 366 51 26

Didgeridoo playing course

with Franck & Brigitte von Dunum

We have been teaching for over 25 years and playing the didgeridoo for 30 years

Sunday September 1, 2024

11.00 - 12.30 or 14.00 - 15.30

Learn the first notes and circular breathing and different tone variations.

Cost: lessons only 60.- 1 1/2 h (you bring your own didgeridoo). If you don't have a didgeridoo yet, the course costs 120.- and you go home with your bamboo didgeridoo incl. bag.

Registration is mandatory for participation.

Course location: Spittelhof - Zofingen

Registration required:

Please send an email to: shop@dunum.ch or call 076 366 51 26

Kamelen N'Goni building course

Build your own 10-string camel N'Goni

with Joris Feuillatre from la maison du N'Goni

September 6 - 8, 2024

We start on Friday at 18.00

at the Spittelhof in Zofingen

10 minutes walk from the train station
Zofingen, i.e. 30 minutes from Bern and Lucerne by train or 45 minutes from Zurich and Basel

Price: 1100 Euro, incl. material

Last registration 1 month before the date

In this workshop you will learn to make your own Kamelen N Goni in
only 3 days.

You will go home with the joy of having created your very own
instrument. An instrument where the sound quality and appearance is guaranteed.

You don't need to be extremely skilled; the bridge and neck are prepared for you.

La maison du Ngoni also offers you a 1-month
lesson afterwards, during which you will have access to all the videos where you can learn to play N'Goni in the traditional way.

For those who would like to stay overnight in Zofingen, there are
youth hotels and hotels nearby, feel free to ask us,

For further information please contact us

Registration required:

Please email to: shop@dunum.ch or by phone 076 366 51 26

Kora playing course with Master Sanjally Jobarteh

Monday 27.5.24 to Thursday 30.5.24


During his stay in Basel, 1.5h slots can be booked as 1:1 lessons

For more information please contact Peter Maetzler

peter.maetzler@ik.me or 076 303 35 79