Conga Drumming Practice Exercises

Conga drumming takes practice to achieve the best sound and technique. Learn how to do some conga practice exercises for hand development with tips from a professional conga drum player in this free music lesson video.

About the Author

Johnny Conga has been performing for over 40 years. In that time he has worked in no less than 147 bands, with over 20 Grammy award winners, and 17 International World tours to over 50 countries. A former Adjunct Lecturer at the University of Miami, Florida-Dept. Of Percussion, Johnny has gone on to teach at Cornish College of the Arts, Pacific Lutheran University and at Music Works Northwest-Seattle Washington, where he now resides. Johnny teaches conga playing techniques and his students have come from all over America, Europe and the Caribbean to study the drum in his Seattle studio.