Archive for Recreational Music

The Giant School Drumming Circle

What does it take to get 150+ kids all playing together? How do you start? What techniques and strategies does one use to both control the group and, at the same time, set them free? Find out in this narrated mini-series about the giant school drumming circle by Kalani. This was shot during a residency […]

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NEW – Flute Mastery DVD

Kalani helps you move beyond the basics of the Native American flute by introducing different techniques and resources that will help you bring out your music in a way that is most satisfying for you! Sections¬†include: Finger Techniques Breath¬†Techniques Tonguing Techniques Vocal Techniques Resources for Inspiration Instruction is clear and complete, making it easy to […]

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Kalani LIVE Easter Special

For those of you who listed to the latest Kalani LIVE podcast: Here’s the code I mentioned ATG3T8YW You can use this to get between 20 and 30% off all Kalani Music products sold by Musical Media on Amazon (at checkout). Visit AMAZON. Buy 2, get 20% off Buy 3, get 30% off. Enjoy the […]

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Therapeutic Music Making

What is Therapeutic Music? Therapeutic music is any music or sound form that is used purposefully and skillfully to create a desired change in a person’s physical, emotional, or cognitive state. In short, it is music that helps people create positive change. What is Therapeutic Music Making? Therapeutic music making is the act of creating […]

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Protected: Healing Flute

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PASIC 2013

Greetings Everyone! If you were at my PASIC session, Music for Persons with Special Needs, you can see the session presentation notes and watch all the videos on THIS PAGE. Just enter the code for access and enjoy! You;ll need to ‘join’ this site, which is FREE and only takes a minute. Joining gets you […]

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The Drum Circle – A Musical Approach

More and more people are finding ways to connect with the musical parts of themselves and drumming offers those with limited musical skills an accessible point of entry into group music making. The community drum circle is one place novice and amateur drummers can get together to share, explore, learn, teach, and be in community. […]

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Musical Facilitation Techniques

Would you like to improve your ability to facilitate community music making? Perhaps you facilitate drum circles or you are a music teacher or music therapist who works with groups. Depending on the types of services you offer and your personal musical skills, you might use these techniques for various reasons. One major benefit of […]

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Music Hero, Jeff Matter

Music Matters mission is to provide people of all ages and abilities the tools to have a life long love of music.

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DRUM FUN! Mods, Extensions, and Notes

Download this supplemental PDF (4.2 MB) document to get even more out of your DRUM FUN! experience. This supplement provides additional ideas and information not found on the DRUM FUN! DVD or iBook. In addition to getting more about each activity, you’ll find new information about preparation, presentation and processing these games with different populations. […]

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