Project Description

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A Healthy Step

Learn fun new dance moves with percussionist Dennis Garner. Join him and take a healthy step while getting familiar with the grape, the apple, the orange, and the pineapple! These moves can be learned and practiced sitting or standing.

Learning goals

  • Practice active dance moves

  • Perform dance moves while sitting or standing

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Dennis Garner is a professional drummer, music producer, and teaching artist from Pittsburgh, PA. He is the CEO & founder of Live City Entertainment LLC, an independent centerstage music production agency. Dennis is a 4x champion of the Guitar Center drum-off on both local and regional levels. During his attendance at West Virginia University as a biology major Dennis studied drums privately under Albert Wrubulsky, Pittsburgh Civic Light Opera Drummer/Percussionist. 

As a current teaching artist for the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust, Dennis teaches multiple drum genres from West African and Middle Eastern to American Jazz and Hip Hop at many schools throughout Pittsburgh and surrounding areas. Dennis is currently an endorsed drum artist for 1710Percussion drum company and  the drummer for Chris Jamison (The Voice season 7), Lyndsey Smith, and Formula412.

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Creative Learning Rapid Response is an initiative of

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With generous financial support from

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