David Hillendahl - Percussionist
My beloved wife Judy
*Certified Rhythm Therapist
Involved in music since the age of six, Percussion Artist David Hillendahl has appeared in hundreds of
venues from coast to coast performing everything from classical symphony and opera to rock n' roll. He's
played for some of the most memorable Broadway musicals of all time including Godspell, Pippin, The Music
Man, Showboat, and Jesus Christ Superstar. Endorsed by leading percussion manufacturers Ludwig Drums
and Sabian Cymbals, he's lectured extensively in schools and colleges in both Texas and California. In
addition, he's appeared in concert with pianist Roger Williams, singer Maureen McGovern, and classic
rockers The Coasters. Highly respected as a teacher, Mr. Hillendahl has been on the faculty of the
Victoria College and has presented numerous clinics and demonstrations to school-age children throughout
the United States. Mr. Hillendahl is also a facilitator of Drum Circles and a practitioner of Rhythm
Therapy. His programs have received national recognition for their positive outcomes in children and adults
with specific learning disabilities. To date, his Rhythm Therapy program Drums Through the Ages has been
presented to more than 12,000 individuals across the United States.
Buy the CD "Thunder Rhythm"
Available through PayPal, buy here:
For booking information, contact:
Hill-Sky Foundation for the Cultural Arts
A New Mexico 501(c)(3) Non-Profit
On tour in New Mexico
Drum Circles across the USA
|People you should check out:
Jim Greiner's Hands-On! Drumming
Jim Greiner* conducts interactive rhythm programs
worldwide for corporate team building, conference ice
breaking and community, school and private groups.
*Early in my career, I always believed that I would use drumming in a much
broader sense than just performance. It is because of Jim Greiner and
his highly successful approach to interactive drumming that I have been
inspired to use drumming for therapy, self-expression, and just plain fun!
Drum Stuff (here's what's happening):
Thunder Rhythm: Music for Drum Circles
contains 12-interactive tracks of rhythms
from actual drum circles. You can start
drumming along today!
now available at amazon.com
You are welcome to submit comments via e-mail
..Drumming is good for the Soul..
Jamming it up at the Victoria Bach Festival!