Overview

“I was having a blast, totally forgot my surroundings. At the end I was feeling relaxed, amazing actually. It’s a pretty awesome experience, a great stress reliever. 100% fun.” –  Engineer @ Cisco Systems

  • Founded by Chief Rhythm Activator Jeni Swerdlow, MA-ATR in 2000, DRUMMM® brings our special brand of Facilitated Drum Circles & Drumming Events to 10,000 participants a year in the S.F. Bay Area and beyond!
  • Our innovative, hands-on rhythm events focus on Team-Building, Wellness, Entertainment, Recreation, or a special combination. Our program is tailored to your group’s goals, theme or mission.
  • DRUMMM makes the experience of drumming engaging, meaningful & FUN for any group, whatever your occasion or desired outcomes.
  • We provide all the drums, event coordination & expert facilitation – your group has a unifying experience making music together, connecting through the beat of the drums.
  • No prior musical training or talent is required to participate – we make it easy for everyone to find their groove!
  • Whether you want to build a stronger team, promote wellness, celebrate a milestone, strengthen community, activate learning or just have fun, DRUMMM® will make your event a HIT!
  • Clients include Hewlett-Packard, eBay, Intuit, CiscoGenentech, Oprah Winfrey, and Kaiser-Permanente & many other companies, universities, conferences, festivals, museums & more.
  • Areas we service include San Francisco, Silicon Valley (San Jose, Santa Clara, Palo Alto, Mountain View, Redwood City), East Bay (Oakland, Berkeley, Walnut Creek, Livermore), Napa/Sonoma, Marin County & beyond.

Available Programs

TeamBEAT™ Team-Building Drumming programs are an innovative way for companies and organizations to strengthen teams, enhance communication, deepen connections and generate enthusiasm!

Perfect for:

  • Business Meetings
  • Trainings
  • Off-sites
  • Ice-breakers
  • Conferences
  • Staff Retreats

JoyBEAT™ Celebration Drumming provides an upbeat, memorable and inspiring experience for special occasions of any kind.

Perfect for:

  • Company Celebrations
  • Festivals
  • Weddings
  • Birthdays
  • Holidays
  • Cultural & Family Events

LifeBEAT™ Wellness Drumming is an uplifting and life-affirming rhythmic experience, based on the HealthRHYTHMS protocol, that reduces stress and promotes well-being.

Perfect for:

  • Workplace Wellness
  • Personal Growth
  • Retreats
  • Rehabilitation
  • Seniors
  • Special Needs Populations

OneBEAT™ Community Drumming programs provide educational and entertaining drum circles, workshops, classes and interactive performances.  Check the News & Events page for upcoming Community Drumming events.

Perfect for:

  • Schools
  • Libraries
  • Camps
  • Adult Learning
  • Community Engagement
  • Family & Cultural Events

Custom Blend/Build-Your-Own Event – Have an unusual theme, group or special request? Our expert team will work with you to create a unique program that fits your event goals and needs. ASK US!

What DRUMMM® Provides

  • Results — We deliver a customized drumming event that will meet your event’s goals.
  • Expertise — We bring over 20 years of professional group facilitation and event planning experience.
  • Flexibility — We offer a variety of programs to fit your group’s needs and budget.
  • Premium Drums — Choose from our collection of over $25,000 in authentic world drums and percussion instruments in a range of styles and sizes.
  • Your Message — Our program is custom tailored to support your group’s mission, core values or event theme.
  • Pre-Event Planning and Post-Event Follow-Up — We are available for consultation every step of the way via phone, email, online or in person whenever possible.
  • Event Staff — Our team of skilled facilitators, experienced musicians and support staff will get the job done right.
  • Educational Materials — We can provide handouts on drumming, the benefits, and related research as appropriate.
  • Take-Aways — Inquire about drums and other percussion instruments with your event or company logo imprinted for participants to keep, continuing the connection and experience at work or at home.