BOOM VT

A young man seated in a wheelchair delicately holds a maraca.

A young man with a wide smile dangles a beaded maraca delicately with his hand. He is seated in a wheelchair with assistive devices and a tray. He wears a bright red shirt

Drumming Resources

You don’t need a drum to participate in BOOM VT. Bring a wooden spoon and a pot or a bucket and you’re all set. If you would like to make a drum you can get lots of help on the Internet. We’ll be updating this resource section regularly; check back often. We also hope to offer some pre-event workshops on drumming and drum making.

Feel the Rhythm of the BOOM VT Beat

At the event, everyone will have the opportunity to join in for a final piece. Listen to the BOOM VT Beat.

You can get lots of help on the internet.  We’ll be updating this resource section regularly; check back often.  We also hope to offer some pre-event workshops on drumming and drum making:

You Tube Videos

Web Resources

Books

  • How to Make Drums, Tomtoms and Rattles: Primitive Percussion Instruments for Modern Use by Bernard Mason
  • Making Simple Musical Instruments: A Melodious Collection of Strings, Winds, Drums & More by Bart Hopkin
  • Drums For Dummies by Jeff Strong
  • Drum-related Picture Books by Dr. Robert Ackland