Learn To Facilitate Your Own Community Drum Circle!
Village Music Circles™ will empower you to build a rhythm community while exploring the foundational elements of drum circle facilitation. Learn powerful facilitation techniques and develop skills while gaining the confidence to successfully lead a rhythm event for a variety of diverse populations.
Packed with information and hands-on experience both beginning and experienced Facilitators will have plenty of opportunities for practicing new skills in a safe, supportive environment. Upon completion of this training, you will have the ability to begin facilitating rhythm events of your own!
A talented musician and performer, Arthur Hull is recognized as the father of the modern day community drum circle movement. He is a facilitation trainer, motivational speaker, experiential keynote presenter and an internationally acclaimed master at facilitating groups of people through a common experience using music and rhythm. Arthur has taught drum circle facilitation to over 10,000 people in 22 countries. Trainings are currently offered in the US, Canada, Asia, Europe and the Middle East.
L earn to successfully Facilitate rhythm-based events
E xperience the power of community building through rhythm!
A ctivate • Motivate • Empower! Rhythm for fun and learning
D iscover camaraderie and spirit playing music together!
Program Content *
Drum Call • Stop Cuts • Sculpting
In 20+ hours of training, participants will have extensive practice opportunities in the facilitation techniques and the skills needed to lead a drum circle event for a variety of populations.
Group instruction and discussions combine with small group activities using movement, voice, musical instruments, and improvisational rhythm games. Critique and feedback are an important part of the learning process.
Opportunities for networking with other DCFs of many cultures, backgrounds and experience levels provides stimulation and inspiration to developing facilitators.
The Basic Facilitators’ Playshop is a high-powered, dynamic experience. Participants must commit to the entire weekend and be ready to work hard and learn a lot — while having loads of fun doing so.
* Additional Facilitators’ Challenge for experienced drum circle facilitators will be held on April 1, immediately prior to the Basic Facilitators’ Playshop.
Cost: $400 for the Basic Training/$450 with Facilitators’ Challenge. EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION – SAVE $40 WHEN YOU REGISTER BY 2/1/16!
Local Contact: Jeni Swerdlow – or 510.316.2850
Date(s) - Fri, Apr 1, 2016 - Sun, Apr 3, 2016
Odd Fellows Lodge
342 Georgia Street, Vallejo
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