DCM is used in many fields, including:

photo of a drum circle

A community drum circle with families and friends

Serving Communities

DCM has touched thousands of people across the world and the list is growing each day. Below are some of the organizations and groups that have embraced DCM as a way to help them reach their goals.

  • The International Music Products Association
  • The Percussive Arts Society
  • The American Orff-Schulwerk Association
  • The American Music Therapy Association
  • The National Association for Music Education
  • The International House of Blues Foundation
  • The Grammy Foundation
  • The Boys and Girls Clubs of America
  • The Los Angeles Philharmonic Association
  • The Percussion Marketing Council
  • Texas Music Educators Association
  • Florida Music Educators Association
  • Georgia Music Educators Association
  • Wisconsin Music Educators Association
  • Tennessee Music Educators Association
  • Virginia Music Educators Association
  • Rhode Island Music Educators Association
  • California Music Educators Association
  • Oregon Music Educators Association
  • Victoria Orff-Schulwerk Association (Australia)
  • Taipei Percussion Festival (Taiwan)
  • Seattle World Rhythm Festival
  • PS Arts (Los Angeles)
  • Orange County Arts Council
In addition, the DCM approach is used by recreational musicians and people in the helping professions.