Matthew Hodgins: Dip (RSL), BA (Hons), PGCE (IoE), QTS (DfES) is a Canadian percussionist and music producer with classroom experience, who for 17 years has taught and performed extensively in England and British Columbia.
Both in practice and in research, Matthew has developed truly thrilling workshops which will blend music, voices, numeracy, physical skills and invention & expression, and which also include his valuable set of drums. This service delivers immaculate djembe drums to the hands of your students; and then teaches groove- techniques which culminate with performances. Matthew unifies the hearts and minds of children with his inspiring teaching and rapid results; and in addition to being listed in the ArtStarts Artists in the Classroom Directory, he was briefly part of the Vancouver School Board Artist in Residence Program, and currently listed as a Vancouver Biennale artist collaborator.
75 beautiful Djembes are equally available to Vancouver Island and the Lower Mainland at the most competitive pricing in the Province!!
Customers include: Schools, Churches, Private Parties, Libraries, Community Centres and Festivals – making drummingworkshops.ca the first choice for ANY Good Event!