Modern Method for Cajon part 1

Start your cajon journey with my step-by-step video course

I am so excited to share my very own cajon method with you. I recommend you start with section 1, then go on to section 2 & 3. You can also jump to any section and any lesson at any time using the navigation menu. Should you have any questions, you can leave comments on the lessons pages and I will get back to you as soon as possible.

I sincerely hope you enjoy there lessons! Let’s get started!

Heidi Joubert


Modern Method for Cajon part 1

Section 1

Cajon Basics

The foundational part. Learning all about the basic sounds, the proper hand placement & technique to play the cajon, how to tune your cajon, different types of cajons, stretching & warming up exercises, how to practice, and the correct seating position for a healthy posture.

A Great introduction to the cajon & the Modern Method lessons.

Playing time: 40 mins / 9 Videos

Section 3

Rhythms & Grooves

A wide variety of different rhythm & groove patterns covering varying genres & styles. With intensive practice-along parts followed by play-along songs so that you can put what you have learnt into context with music and real musicians. 

Playing time: 3hrs 37 mins / 39 Videos

Section 2

Technique & Rudiments

A range of fundamental & practical exercises focused on building a strong foundation for your playing and developing the perfect technique with a beautiful sound. With intensive practice-along parts using a metronome. These exercises will help you progress much faster as you learn your grooves.

Playing time: 1hr 48 mins  / 17 Videos

 Section 4

Notation & Guide book

Get online access to the Modern Method book, with all the notation of the exercises, lessons and rhythms patterns we are learning throughout the Modern Method. With  tons of extra bonus material, exercises and rhythm patterns as well as extra guidelines and tips to help you progress more efficiently.


+NEW sections available in Part 2

Have fun and enjoy the process as you keep learning and improving!

I would love to hear from you!

What do you think of these lessons? Do you have any questions?  I would love to hear from you! Please leave a comment below!


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