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The interviewee is Zorina Wolf,
the heart of Village Heartbeat.

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Sep 12 - Oct 31, 2017 Click for Details About This Event
TUESDAY Afternoon Drum
Falling into Rhythm
Sequim, WA 98382

Sep 12 - Oct 31, 2017 Click for Details About This Event
Falling into Rhythm
Sequim, WA

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THURSDAY Whole Person Drumming ® through Peninsula College!
Beginning and Continuing Drum-ALL levels!
Sequim, WA, 98382

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Introduction to Whole Person Drumming - through Peninsula College
From the Beginning! EVENING CLASS
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Whole Person DrummingVHB Drumming

Welcome to the Village Heartbeat website!

Village Heartbeat® offers a range of courses and workshops nationally and internationally. 
Zorina Wolf's Whole Person Drumming® curriculum takes drumming and rhythmic training into a path that is as much about personal growth as it is about musical education.

Find out about Zorina Wolf's latest publication: Whole Person Drumming: Your Journey into Rhythm 
Find us on YouTube!
Read the latest article about Whole Person Drumming® in Conscious Dancer Magazine!
Listen to the latest interview on 89.5FM Malaysia.

Village Heartbeat's Rhythm Journey for 2017
Beginning June 1st, 2017, Zorina is offering her services as a rhythm-drum instructor/mentor/coach/ for classes, workshops, intensives,
or boot camp or ... for anyone, anywhere-- by donation. If you are interested, e-mail vee h bee at    

3 spaces available 

July 24-29, 2017

A five-day intensive taught by Zorina Wolf
at the Village Heartbeat Studio in Sequim, WA

Rhythm Boot Camp will include:

  • Warm-up exercises, techniques, and stamina drumming
  • Polyrhythmic play in the body and on the drum
  • Drumming with intention and focus
  • Whole Person Drumming® curriculum rhythms and songs with notation
  • Leadership development
  • Drum sangha...​ and more

We spend five days in rhythm in a secluded setting to give you the time to deeply connect to your instrument...YOU!
Drums are available if you do not want to bring your own.
Registration is necessary in order to ensure your space.
call for information at 650-743-6252

See the Drumming Classes and Calendar sections for details on current course offerings and registration.

TaKeTiNa Rhythm Process graphic
TaKeTiNa Logo
TaKeTiNa is a musical group process, developed by Reinhard Flatischler, and co-developed by Cornelia Jecklin.
A TaKeTiNa journey allows anyone to access their innate ability to express and embody rhythm, whether complete beginners or musically accomplished.
Listen to:  
Zorina Wolf on TaKeTiNa  
Watch my YouTube video: 
Link: To the International TaKeTiNa Website

See the TaKeTiNa section for complete information.


Welcome to Whole Person Drumming!

Zorina Wolf writes:
Whole Person Drumming® was developed from the two major rhythmic influences in my life: Baba Olatunji and the TaKeTiNa rhythm method.

Baba's curriculum is joyous, connecting us to our earth-based roots-- learning with drum, song and dance.

The TaKeTiNa methodology enables us to feel and experience rhythm directly in the body-- without an instrument. 

Together, these modalities give us an opportunity for a deepened experience of feeling connection to ourselves and others through music and movement. 

Whole Person Drumming® book and DVD have been released.

You can purchase your copy here: