January 24 - 26, 2020
Tampa Bay 3-day Drum Circle Facilitator Training
Co-Facilitated by Arthur Hull of Village Music Circles and
Steve Turner from Giving Tree Music.
Activity and Event Organizers, Group Leaders, Teachers, Therapists, Music Educators and more. Musical Skill is not required, just a willingness to listen and a passion for learning!
CEU's will be available for music teachers and music therapists - Details to follow!
Participants of training will:
-Learn techniques to "teach without teaching"
-Learn deep listening skills and practices.
-Learn improvisational rhythm techniques, games and activities to motivate your groups.
-Develop the facilitation skills necessary to lead rhythm events.
-Receive immediate feedback on skills learned.
-Develop a critique-technique process for skills learning.
-Explore personal facilitation techniques and styles based on your target population.
-Understand how to apply these facilitation skills to diverse populations.
-Help coordinate and facilitate a family friendly community drum circle for your friends, family and local community!
Coffee, snacks and lunch will be provided. The training is located in beautiful downtown Dunedin close to wonderful restaurants and nightly entertainment!
Early Registration Discount $50 (by Dec 15, 2019)
The program format will include group instruction, discussions and small group activities using movement, voice, instruments and improvisational rhythm games to demonstrate and explore facilitation techniques and styles.
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 the camaraderie and spirit of playing music together!
Program Content: Drum Call • Stop Cuts • Sculpting
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 tools needed to share the joy of rhythm with your community!
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 combined 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 music professionals and community leaders. A chance to be both inspired and inspiring.
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.
Required Text: Drum Circle Facilitation: Building Community Through Rhythm by Arthur Hull
Village Music Circles utilizes the Drum Circle Facilitation techniques developed by Arthur Hull.
Here is the direct link to the Tampa Bay Registration Form…
Early Registration Discount $50 (by Dec 1, 2020)
For more info, visit Village Music Circles. https://villagemusiccircles.com/
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