Community & Education

drum united

positive mindful drumming

uplifting, unifying and social

Community positive mindful drumming projects and events

Weekly projects:

Funded by Youth Music & Arts Council England

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We provide regular drum jams for Early Years and parents and drum social clubs for children, young people, adults and over 55s.

We partner with local authorities and organisations to provide these community sessions in libraries, galleries, museums, cafes, theatres and outdoor spaces.

Special events:

More details coming Spring 2020

Recent event:

MK world picnic 2019

Education positive mindful drumming services for

Mainstream, EYs, SEND, PRUs, Music Hubs, Universities.

Our music sessions have been developed since 2012 and achieve outstanding results in mainstream and SEND.

We have developed the positive mindful drumming program and deliver this face-to-face and as an online tutorial kit.  Courses are available for schools / trusts.

We work with all abilities, from ages 1 to 18+. 

Our teaching style uses auditory, visual and kinaesthetic methods.  We visit the following clients to provide:

Early Years Lessons, staff training, transistion days

Schools Lessons, assemblies, day workshops, inset

Universities Social activities, teacher training days

Music Hubs Staff inset  / training days

We'd love to work with your setting and introduce you to our unique positive mindful drumming

20% discount available to Trusts / partnerships between schools for multiple bookings.

"The workshops are fantastic"

The British School of Amsterdam

"The sessions are great and add a new dynamic"

Manor Courses International

“I would highly recommend Drum United to anybody responsible for the creative development of almost any group of children or young people”.

SEND Senior Teacher in charge of Music and Creative Arts

Event Hire / Parties

for kids / families, street parties, festivals  & carnivals.

We lead DRUM and PERCUSSION parties and events which are fun, exciting and upbeat. An ideal activity for any kids party or any party for friends or family - including street parties, festivals and carnivals.

We use our Positive Mindful Drumming program to provide fantastic and joyful events.  We use hand-drums, stick-drumming, boomwhackers, body percussion, tuned percussion, movement and dance.  We involve tutorial, free-style, games, solos and group work.   

We can accomodate all ages and all abilities and encourage all to join in for a big finale to end the party with a big unifying beat on the drum.

Uplifting, unifying and social, our drumming and percussion events are a unique way to  BRING PEOPLE TOGETHER.

Prices from £195 plus travel.  Example costs for travel:

Milton Keynes £20. Oxford / Cambridge / London £50.  Birmingham / Brighton £60.  Bristol / Manchester £80. Edinburgh / Cardiff £100.  Amsterdam / Paris £200.

The benefits of positive mindful drumming

- Quick way to bring people together

- Improves well-being and mental health

- Reduces tension, anxiety and stress

- Releases endorphins and calms the mind

- Improves co-ordination and concentration

- Suits all ages and all abilities


‘What an amazing video! Thankyou’

Yeo Valley, Events Manager (2016)


Abel & Cole, Head of Brand (2016)

‘An enthusiastic and committed company’

Brighton & Hove City Council (2014)

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About us

We’re a Social Enterprise based in Milton Keynes (UK).  We operate across the UK and beyond.  Established in 2012 we work with the private, public and 3rd sectors.  We're a small team, led by Adey, the Project Manager.

We facilitate creative and fun drumming and percussion events that are uplifting and unifying.  Our purpose is to improve people’s wellbeing and strengthen communities.  We work with all ages and all abilities - our approach is inclusive and inspiring.

Within our company, we have first hand experience of how drumming can significantly improve wellbeing.  This is why we are very passionate at sharing the power and joy of our drumming.

Contact us via the Contact Form with your number / contact details and we will be in touch to chat about the potentials of what we can offer your team.

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Drum United is a UK Social Enterprise working across the UK, EU and beyond.

Drum United CIC is a Community Interest Company limited by guarantee,

registed in England with Companies House.    Company number #08261538