Drum Circle Facilitator’s Training
Using the Village Music Circles™ protocol, Village Music Circles trainers Arthur Hull, Paul Dear, and Jane Bentley 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!
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!
During the 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 facilitators from many cultures, backgrounds and experience levels provides stimulation and inspiration to developing facilitators.
The Facilitators’ Playshop is a high-powered, dynamic experience. Participants must commit to the entire duration of the course and be ready to work hard and learn a lot — while having loads of fun doing so.
Training dates for 2018 are as follows.
10 Day Mentor Experience* Thurs Sept 13th 7pm – Sun Sept 23rd 4pm
6 Day Facilitator’s Intensive Mon Sept 17th 7pm – Sun Sept 23rd 4pm