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For Immediate Release October 2012

Beginning Hand Drumming DVD is the Perfect Educational Babysitter
Beginning Hand Drumming

New York, NY — Carl Fischer, one of the most trusted educational musical publishers in the world, is delighted to share the Beginning Hand Drumming (A Guide to Recreation and Wellness) DVD (DVD21 — $19.95), written, directed and performed by long-time drum instructor and Recreation Therapist, Jill Sager. This hands-on interactive DVD is perfect for toddlers who already love banging out a beat with their parents’ pots and pans. Kid-friendly and easy to follow, Beginning Hand Drumming is ideal for parents who want to encourage their young child’s independent play at home.Teachers at Seattle’s The Learning Tree, a Montessori Childcare center, were “very impressed with her ability and noticed she combined musical knowledge with a fun relaxed style.” Just pop this DVD in and let Jill do the rest. She’ll have kids laughing and having fun while experimenting with rhythm, and they’ll love having something to show off with at their next show-and-tell.

Jill Sager’s combination of rich skills, knowledge, and experience in music education, community recreation, therapeutic approaches, and hand drumming that brought her attention and earned invitations to over 150 non-profit agencies, businesses, schools, city organizations, and retreat centers. She is a TOCA Percussion endorsed artist and Founder of Hands On Rhythm and Drum School based in Eugene, Oregon. Learn more about Jill Sager at

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