What is Rhythm Revolution™?
Rhythm Revolution is a leading rhythm based events organization headed by John Yost located in Chicago, Illinois. Our primary focus is providing facilitated music circles, drum classes and percussion performances for corporate groups, festivals, healthcare, school and community populations. Mission: Rhythm Revolution™ uses music as a medium and working metaphor to: connect people with themselves and each other and to tap into the healing, educational and joyful power of music. We strive to reinstall music and drumming as a world cultural tradition.
What is a Drumming Circle?
A drum circle, or rhythm circle, is a group of people creating and sharing a rhythmical and a musical experience. The instruments used are usually percussion instruments including; Drums, metal, wood, shakers and Boomwhackers.. The circle format is used to optimize listening and communicating. In a circle everyone is an equal participant with no person in the circle any more or less important. The sustained repetition of the pulse results in a rhythmic phenomenon called rhythmic entrainment. Entrainment uplifts the self physically, mentally and emotionally. There is a calming effect on the body and an energizing effect on the spirit.
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