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Making Music Creators not Consumers.

Once again I found myself listening to the internet this time to an inteview with Christine Stevens ( Upbeat Drums, board certified music therapist and a brilliant drum circle facilitator ) she was one the trainers along with Dr Barry Bitman on the Healthrhythms training course that I undertook in 2010. Christine made a comment […]

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Drumming with Older Drummers.

Over the last few months I have been fortunate enough to drum with groups of older people within various assisted living settings. They have been great fun and some of them have really got into it, although it is at a much gentler pace which is always good for the ears. It has been an […]

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Its Not About the Drumming.

” Its Not About The Drumming “ I was struck by a comment that I heard in a radio interview with a fellow drum circle facilitator a few weeks ago that for her it was ” Not about the drumming ”  It was a comment that really resonanted with me, it summed up for me […]

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October Strains

The second toe steps into the murky world of electronic media to bring another update on drumming and anything that takes my fancy front. Its been an interesting couple of months, one of growth and also another one of reflection . Have drums will travel. ” There is no audience, no rehearsel, no right or […]

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