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It’s all about the Connections

Since I returned from Malaysia and a successful ERS training I have been kept very busy with work and play. April began with a trip to Hebden Bridge to see my friend Angus and celebrate his 50th birthday. We had a ball over 3 days and lots of deep connections were deepened. I returned to […]

3 days or 6 (10 if you Mentor)

November 8, 2013
Community, Rhythmbridge Blogger

After having just completed a wonderfully vibrant and connected UK Playshop I must begin thinking about the planning for next year. The options are for: Basic Facilitators’ Training Basic Facilitation Skills Drum Call • Stop Cuts • Sculpting A weekend packed with information and hands-on facilitation experiences. Designed to give participants the confidence, tools and […]

Village Music Circles Certification

November 5, 2013
Community, Rhythmbridge Blogger

For 12 plus years now I have been facilitating community drum circles and supporting others who do the same here in the UK. This last week past I was awarded my VMC Certification. I could have had it 5 years ago but I was stubbornly refusing to write the last 4 essays required, arguing with […]

Seeding Drum Circles

October 16, 2013

Many moons since, I finished my Drum Circle Facilitator training with Arthur Hull in Hawaii and headed back to my West Yorkshire home full of inspiration to ‘Do this work’ I made a commitment to my then funder The UK Arts Council, to set up and run a free accessible Community Drum Circle. I did […]

September Community Drum Circle for Hebden Bridge

July 26, 2013

Our regular community drum get together is back again at Salem Mill ( next door to the co-op) in Hebden Bridge on September 8th 2013. Starting time is 1100 and we are packed up and done by 1300. Facilitator Filomena Ianni will be your host for the session. Everyone is welcome and drums and percussion […]

Article for Nurturing Potential

June 6, 2013
Rhythmbridge Blogger

Here is an article I wrote for publication on the website Nurturing Potential. The website magazine won’t be live for another two weeks but my article is up already. Community Drum Circles     There is real power in community music. One of my very first facilitated drum circles illustrated this to me. I was working at […]