Category Archives for Drum Healing

Here is a Simple Drumming Rhythm to Reduce Your Stress

In this video, I share a simple rhythm you can play to reduce your stress. You don’t even need a drum.

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Explore Stillpoint With This Deep Meditation Drumming Rhythm

In this video, I play a simple, pulsing heartbeat-like rhythm at 3.6 beats-per-second to drive you into the Delta state and still the cranial sacral rhythm.

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Meditation Using REI Drumming Rhythms to Enhance Creativity

In this video, i play REI-type rhythms at 6 beats-per-second to entrain your brain to a mid-theta state to connect with creative thought and help you think outside the box.

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Check Out My Podcast Interview with Tami Simon of Sounds True

I’ve  been honored to work with Sounds True over the last 10 years – one of my favorite publishers – where I created 8 CDs and 2 audio programs. That honor continues as I talk about drum healing and REI with founder Tami Simon on her podcast, Insights at the Edge.

From Sounds True:

ST-podcastIn this episode of Insights at the Edge, Sounds True founder Tami Simon speaks with Jeff about the concept of brain entrainment through rhythm and how it has deep roots in tribal ceremony. They talk about the therapeutic application of this music for anxiety, ADHD, autism, and mood disorders, and explain the difference between rhythmic entrainment and “neuro beat” recordings. Finally, Jeff offers two excerpts of his music for calming and the exploration of deep meditative states.

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How Specific Rhythms Influence Behavior: Dissecting a REI Rhythm in 21/16 time

Here is a throwback to my first blog video. I show how I create REI rhythms that directly impact a listener’s behavior. I dissect a rhythm in 21/16 time that I use to stop a hand-flapping behavior in individuals with autism.

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Jeff Strong Talks About Drumming Tempos as They Relate to Brainwave States

In this video, I talk about the relationship between drumming tempos and brainwave states. I share a simple formula to help you choose the exact brain state to achieve your goals.

Download the PDF on brainwave states and drumming tempos here

Learn more about the Soundbrenner Pulse metronome I use in this video

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Using Polymeters for Meditation

In this video, I show you how to play a basic 2:3 polymeter. I also describe how using a polymeter is different than using polyrhythms for meditation.

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How to Lift Your Mood with Drumming Rhythms

The right rhythms can impact your mood with both immediate and long term benefits.

In this video, I play a basic rhythm to lift your mood right now and talk about how I use drumming rhythms to improve your mood overall.

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How to Choose and Play Barrel and Goblet-Shaped Drums

I receive a lot of emails asking me about what drum to buy and how to play basic strokes. This video shows you a variety of barrel and goblet shaped drums, what they sound like, and how to play them.

How I Avoid Burning-out with an Ancient Energy Retrieval Meditation

This video shares a variation on an ancient shamanic technique I use to keep from being burned out while working with clients.

This meditation is also useful for anyone who wants to increase their energy.