These are general course relevant to integrating music into RPG, TR, and music therapy type programs.

Introductory course to music theory. This course assumes you have some music background, including ability to read notes at a basic level.

Course details available from course catalog.

Online details coming soon.

Introduction to Drum Circle Facilitation

Workshop Outline

By Hawke Robinson of RPG Research & Synthetic Zen (c) 2017



    • Introductions

    • Physical warm-up

    • Rhythm warm-up

    • Instruments identification, categorization, and considerations

    • Setup considerations

    • 3 Basic drum hand techniques

    • 8 basic facilitation techniques

    • 7 basic “rhythm games”

    • Facilitation practice (challenge by choice)

    • Final groove



Integration of drum circles with role-playing gaming groups.

See PDF course catalog for details.

Online details coming soon.

2017 courses completed.

2018 Registration pending.