Layne Redmond teaches shaking techniques on the riq. From one of the very first frame drum instructional videos originally released by Interworld Music "Sense of Time". Layne just released a new CD "Hymns from the Hive" and is about to release a 6 DVD instructional set. Check out her website at layneredmond.com.
This goblet shaped drum is the main accompagnying percussion instrument in Iranian Art music. It has the shape of a wine glass. Very characteristic for the sound is the Riz-E-Por. This roll is produced with the fingers of both hands. In this tutorial David demonstrates the basic strokes and some rhythms