Drum Circles: is this just a hippy thing – Revisited

Drum Circles: is this just a hippy thing – Revisited

When you hear the phrase “drum circle,” what comes to mind? Is it something to which you relate? Perhaps a group of women coming together to reduce stress, laugh and connect? A group of caregivers joining together to support each other? Family celebrating together? Or...

Found Sounds @Home

Attending a virtual or in-person music-making event, like a drum circle, is great fun. The Pandemic has required us to use our creativity perhaps more than usual as we “make do” in our homes. One of the most fun activities I’ve found is looking...
Year Review with Music

Year Review with Music

For me, the year starts to wind down when Daylight Savings Time ends. The shorter days and long dark nights naturally cause me to start reflecting on the year that is coming to a close. The last leaves are falling, winter jackets are coming out of the closet, and in...

3 Ways HealthRHYTHMS® Can Transform Your Workplace

The room was arranged with chairs in a circle and a drum at each chair. Some staff were hesitant, while others moved quickly to try out a drum. As people found their seats, a few shyly trying out the drums and small percussion, there was a sense of anticipation...
Music for Veterans

Music for Veterans

Music and the military go hand in hand. Historically, music has been integral to the military experience, from bugle calls that summon one awake in the morning, to cues for when to charge or retreat in battle, to “lights out.” While the modern military may...