Color inspired drumming

Color inspired drumming

It is common for me to ask drum circle participants to create and to share a rhythm pattern. This can be a challenge for the seniors and preschoolers with whom I work. So when Teach Piano Today shared a post on using paint chips for improve, this spurred some colored...
Drum-Up Enthusiasm!

Drum-Up Enthusiasm!

Let’s all be enthusiastic! Why? For one, the first week of September is International Enthusiasm Week. Seems like there’s a day for everything. Yes, there does seem to be a day to celebrate everything. Yet, enthusiasm is not limited to a day. We deserve to...
Resources for your drum circle

Resources for your drum circle

Did you catch Kat Fulton’s post on a drum circle with three special guests? Sometimes you don’t know who will  show at a drum circle!  No matter who is there keeping the drum circle fun, energized, and joy filled is a personal goal of mine!  I enjoy...
Drumming + Not so loud = MORE Fun!

Drumming + Not so loud = MORE Fun!

Say drums, drumming or drum circle and a thought that pops into many minds is TOO LOUD! It doesn’t have to be so. Remo has now created Not So Loud drums. Fortunately, senior living community members who haven participants my drum circle haven’t said they...