Drumming Up a Healthier & Happier Brain and Body

Artist: Mary Knysh

Type: Workshops / Residencies

Program Availability: In-Person, Virtual


This unique program will offer fun and interactive musical experiences for students of all age levels. This workshop explores social-emotional competencies through sequential music and movement activities designed to help students gain a deeper understanding and connection to music as a language of self-expression and storytelling. Students will have the opportunity to discover, explore and express their own musical creativity while learning about instruments and rhythms from around the world. Students will create their own rhythms, melodies and sound stories during this workshop. This workshop offers opportunities for meaningful connections to classroom SEL curriculum which include self-awareness, self-management, social awareness, relationship skills, and responsible decision making.

Program options:

In-person • Virtual (Live Streaming)

Please fill out this inquiry form or call 866-500-9265 for more information. (Virtual programs are not charged a travel fee.)

Price & Info


Workshop Cost per Day: $650

Travel Fee: $95 per day (virtual and on-demand programs are not charged for travel)


Audience Limit: 25

Program Length: 45 min. (up to 4 sessions per day)

Appropriate For Grade(s): Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th



Arts Appreciation Month

Music in the Schools Month

National Arts & Humanities Month

Youth Arts Month

Curriculum Connections

Curriculum Connections

Language Arts Literacy

SEL: Social Emotional Learning

Visual & Performing Arts

World Cultures