Archive for September, 2010

Percussion and MT: An “Indigenous” Approach

When we use a hand drum, such as a conga or a djembe, we have the opportunity to learn from the indigenous perspectives that respectively created the instruments. There is no need to attempt to re-invent the wheel.

Welcome to the new MTD site!

The MTD site is getting a new look and we’re adding lots of features, including a blog and the ability to connect with all of you! We’re just getting started, so come back soon to see all the changes and dig into MTD. 2011 Training dates are coming and we look forward to meeting you! […]

Upcoming MTD Courses

The MTD Team is preparing for the 2010-2011 season by scheduling primer and level 1 workshops in the US. MTD Training is open to all Music Therapists. Not sure what music therapy is? Visit the American Music Therapy Association website. If you would like to see the dates and locations for upcoming courses, look here […]

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Music Therapy Drumming is a world drumming and clinical therapy curriculum primarily for Board-Certified Music Therapists (MT-BC). It is designed and presented by MT-BC's who are also professional percussionists.