Drum with confidence and rock it!
Learn all the drumming basics to feel at home and confident at a drum circle.
Learn to contribute with comfort.
Know how to communicate and connect with other drummers.
Make new friends and make lasting relationships.
Drumming has changed my life. I will show you how it can add fun and connection for you too!
Founder of Tribal Fire drum jam band, leading events in San Diego, including the popular Trilogy Sanctuary full moon ceremony, and ecstatic events at Eve Encinitas. Professional teacher for 45 years, including West African drumming for the last 20 years. Studied and performed with master drummers: 3 years with Madou Dembele (aka "Petite Madou", winner of the national djembe competition at age 8, and later lead drummer for Babatunde Olatunji), and 3 years with Fara Tolno (former lead drummer for the Guinea national touring group "les Merveilles"). Conceived, financed, and cofounded Rhythm Reference, the complete library of drum parts for 50 popular West African rhythms. Founder of DrumYourWay School of Rhythm, teaching how the joys of rhythm can enhance your life.