Welcome to the unique world of Drumming and Storytelling! This DVD will show you how to develop basic rhythmic and drumming skills, including techniques for music/movement improvisation. The art of storytelling will be enhanced through creative art forms. In this Total Learning approach, you will discover how drumming and storytelling provide students with unique opportunities to explore music and language. This DVD is outstanding for your classroom!
As a cutting-edge workshop facilitator, trainer and consultant, Mary’s clinics and learning materials emphasize creativity, leadership and nonverbal communications.
Besides being an Orff Schulwerk clinician, Mary also acts as a teaching artist for the Pennsylvania Council of the Arts, Young Audiences of NJ, and New York BOCES, and is an international master teacher/trainer with the Music for People organization. She also regularly travels as a Remo artist throughout the United States, Europe and Asia offering drum circle facilitator trainings, performances, and workshops.
Mary Knysh is also the founder of Rhythmic Connections (www.rhythmicconnections.com), an innovative company advancing education, health, and creative development through drum circles and music improvisation.