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Drum Circle Facilitator Training– Three Day Training


Drum Circle Facilitator Training

Three Day Training

Join us for this 3 Day Dynamic Training
Village Music Circle (VMC) Drum Circle Facilitator Training Method used to build and empower community across the world


The Art of Drum Circle Facilitation – Arthur Hull – Chief Rhythm Elf – Village Music Circles

Event Details

Time and Date

3 Days
Friday 3rd June 2022 – 5pm to 8pm
Saturday 4th June 2022 – 9am to 4pm
Sunday 5 June 2022 – 9am to 4pm


Royal Far West- 20 – 22 Wentworth St, Manly
Limited Accommodation – reasonable prices
Book via the venue – 02 9466 1700


Early Bird Only $355
Standard Fee – $395
Returnees – $300 (includes 1 Day Graduates)
Places limited due to Covid19.


Village Music Circles

Australian Drum Circle Facilitation One Day Training Workbook.

WORKBOOK DOWNLOAD (Password Protected)

When you register please indicate your field of work or special interests are in extra notes section:

Eg Schools, Special Needs, Children, Adults, etc

Learn the Tools and Tricks of the Trade

We’re positive you will leave inspired, and will a range of tools and ideas for your next rhythm, drumming or music event.


2022 VMC Global Drum-Circle Facilitation Training

This is the exclusive Village Music Circles accredited drum-circle facilitator training in Australia and New Zealand. This workshop presents a clearly defined process for facilitating groups of individuals through the joys of participatory rhythmic music, in an empowering way that maximises the groups musical potential. It is used by thousands of facilitators across the world in a wide range of settings, that include community recreation programs, school music programs, aged- care wellness programs, mental-health support programs and corporate development programs; to name a few.

This is the method pioneered by Arthur Hull of Village Music Circles, father of the modern community drum- circle movement and has a strong philosophy of inclusion and empowerment.

This three-day event provides certification for participants in the Village Music Circles Global method of Drum-Circle Facilitation. It is a fun, experiential, and intensive three-day program that details the different stages and processes involved in leading a community playing improvised rhythmical music in an empowering and uplifting way. This training is supported by a range of quality resources, and includes ample time for participants to practice the different Facilitation techniques covered in the material. Each three-day workshop finishes with an open community drum-circle offering further opportunities for practice.

Who is this for?

  • Teachers
  • Music Teachers
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Therapists
  • Psychologists
  • NLP practitioners
  • Drumming Enthusiasts
  • Musicians
  • Preschool Teachers
  • Primary School Teachers
  • High School Teachers
  • African Drum Teachers
  • DRUMBEAT Facilitators
  • Rhythm2Recovery Facilitators
  • NDIS Service Providers
  • Music Therapists

Learn More

More about Drum Circle Facilitation

Find out more about Arthur Hull, Village Music Circles and his legacy

Find out more about Benjie Williams and Earthen Rhythms

This is a great demo of DRUM CIRCLE FACILITATION (DCF) from our good friends in the USA.
Earthen Rhythms delivers DCF Training right here in Australia.

Health and Wellbeing – The Benefits of Drumming Explored

Drumming to be Healthy & Happy The primal power of the drum is undeniable. Have you experienced it? We’ve experienced it, our clients have experienced it and now science is backing what we’ve known for a long time… Drumming is good for your BODY, MIND and SOUL. Whether you’re young or young at heart. If you’re able or less able we’ve seen the results. It’s like MINDFULNESS IN ACTION.