Dancing Drum's mission is to EDUCATE, ENTERTAIN, & INSPIRE people of all ages through interactive, percussion-based programs. We provide a complete drum program package for schools and other educational venues, including drum packages, in-school programs, standards-based curriculum materials, and professional development seminars.
Since 2002, Dancing Drum has conducted interactive drumming programs at schools, museums, performing arts centers, conventions, festivals, and team-building events from California to the East Coast and internationally.
Contact us to learn more about what Dancing Drum can do for your school or special event!
Many educators agree that children aren't wired to sit still in class for hours each day. They need movement and play to develop their motor skills and actively engage in learning. We believe that focused, daily drumming sessions can help many students by providing a structured outlet for their abundant energy, and the energetic release of active drumming makes way for better attention during classroom STEM instruction time. What do you think? Can on-task drumming sessions improve a student's focus during academic study time? #wapo #washingtonpost http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/answer-sheet/wp/2014/07/08/why-so-many-kids-cant-sit-still-in-school-today/?tid=pm_local_pop Continue Reading →
Our website has a new "Customer Reviews" feature. Can you help us with a review or two? Have you used any Dancing Drum materials - drum or books - in your classroom or elsewhere? Do you have some information or opinions that you can contribute that will help others with their purchase? Please visit our products page at this link: http://dancingdrum.com/collections/all Select any item, scroll down to the lower half of the page, and click on "Write a Review". Thanks for your help! We truly value your feedback. Continue Reading →
Excitement is building for the new school year, and like many of you, we’re busy wrapping up summer projects while planning for the fall. Here’s a quick update to fill you in on Dancing Drum's news and plans for 2014-15:NEW WEBSITE:First off, we’re happy to announce our NEW WEBSITE, which was just posted yesterday, at this link:http://dancingdrum.comIt’s still under construction and a bit rough around the edges, but the big stuff is there and ready for browsing. Please take a look and let us know what you think! The new site is much more user friendly, and we look forward to keeping our friends updated through our new blog and Instagram accounts.NEW TOUR DATES:Secondly, we just posted a bunch of... Continue Reading →