Clay Ocarinas “Dia Sonoma”

  • October 19, 2019
  • 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM


Saturday, Oct 19th from 12:00- 4:00pm
Location: Sonoma Community Center, Room 209 (276 East Napa St., Sonoma, CA)
Instructor: Ernesto Hernandez-Olmos
Price: $5 Donation Requested

Bring your family members to this special event of clay and connection! Learn how to make ceramic ocarinas - ancient instruments that are still played in ceremonies and celebrations in native communities around the world. And learn how your interconnection with the instrument can be expressed through your own music. Ancient instruments will be demonstrated, myths and legends will be shared as well as music from Toltec, Aztec, Zapotec and Mayan cultures

Lead by renowned Bay Area artist Ernesto Hernandez-Olmos, this workshop is the 3rd in a series of 5 cultural artistic workshops leading up “DIA SONOMA” Sonoma’s city-wide celebration of Dia de los Muertos Saturday, November 2nd from 12:30-8:00pm. Sign up for all 5!

This workshop has been supported by a generous grant from the Sonoma County Vintner’s Foundation.