Edward Owen Henderson
Drum Circle Facilitator

Edward Owen Henderson

Music has always been a part of Edward’s life. He grew up listening to his father’s record collection and was exposed to a diverse selection of music. Irish and American folk music, Rock n Roll, the U.S. Military Band, and Country Western were all a part of his daily listening. Read more...>>


Senior Program

Experience the Drum incorporates the seven dimensions of wellness

Experience the Drum incorporates the seven dimensions of wellness


“Primal Communication: Talking Drums”

...is a unique and interactive team building workshop in which everyone fully participates.

“Primal Communication: Talking Drums”


Client List

Senior Citizen Services

Clayton Youth Education Services

City of Grapevine

Castle Rock Assisted Living

City of Ft. Worth Parks and Recreation

Experience The Drum Senior Programs

Experience The Drum is an interactive rhythmic and music making activity for the senior community.

Experience The Drum will come to your location with a number of African drums and hand held percussion instruments.

Experience The Drum will come to your location

You provide the space and chairs for those that need seats.

I set up the circle and the residents are gathered.

I begin to facilitate a fun and interactive rhythmic session that captivates and motivates participants.

What takes place is drumming, singing, dancing, and laughing which occurs organically throughout the 30 to 40 minute facilitated session.

An Experience the Drum activity is great for retirement communities, independent living, assisted living, memory care and adult day care facilities.

An Experience the Drum activity is great for retirement communities, independent living, assisted living, memory care and adult day care facilities.

Experience the Drum incorporates the seven dimensions of wellness as defined by the International Council of Active Aging: emotional, environmental, vocational, physical, spiritual, intellectual and social.

Experience the Drum activities help:

Edward’s passion for life and his love for music and culture bring a unique and diverse dynamic to every rhyth¬mic-based event.

He uses a simple improvisational music making process that transcends language and cultural boundaries allowing a group to reach their highest music potential.

Edward is committed to creating an environment that is accessible to everyone

Edward is committed to creating an environment that is accessible to everyone regardless of experience, physical abilities, age, or talent and empowering communities to communicate and be connected.


© 2013 Experience The Drum - Edward Owen Henderson

Edward Owen Henderson
Experience the Drum
P.O. Box 252
Frisco, Tx. 75034
972-375-5236
experiencethedrum@yahoo.com