Matthew HodginsDip (RSL), BA (Hons), PGCE (IoE UCL), QTS (DfE) 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 voices, numeracy, physical skills and expression, and which also include his valuable set of drums. His school/ youth 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 listed as a Vancouver Biennale Artist Collaborator, and also in the ArtStarts Artists in the Classroom Directory; he was for 2 years part of the Vancouver School Board Artist in Residence Program. PLEASE see the long list of references!

75 beautiful Djembes are equally available to: Vancouver Island & the Lower Mainland/ Adults & Children 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!