Every program is custom designed to your
specific needs during a pre-event consultation. While the content and
message varies at each event, the process outlined below remains the
FIRST - Get everyone comfortable.
Relaxed people are better learners. From
the first moment your participants touch their instrument, they are
encouraged to relax, let go of worries and concerns and to have fun.
Using specialized non-verbal facilitation techniques, Jim quickly brings
focus, energy and smiles to even the most skeptical members of the
SECOND - Get everyone on the same page.
music making removes common barriers in organizations such as
hierarchy, gender, ethnicity, age and language. Jim aligns any size
group through a
series of easy, effective, and fun listening and reaction exercises. The
group will begin to sense it's own power as it plays unified rhythms
together, highlighting the concept of your organization's shared mission and
THIRD - Experience many voices with one purpose.
Group music making is unique in it's ability to get a diverse group of people
truly listening to each other. The group is given an opportunity to
experience a multi-voice percussion piece where they learn to hear more
than just themselves. We underscore the importance an individual's
contribution to the betterment of the whole. The group demonstrates to
themselves the power of cooperation, non-competition and complete focus
LASTLY- We create something new together.
Using many different drums and percussion instruments as well as the concepts they've just learned, your group will experience the pride of creating a brand new piece of music together. Within moments your team members are turned into a high energy "percussive orchestra". Your group will leave the experience energized, at ease, and more receptive to each other- giving them an opportunity to see each other in a brand new light.