Testimonials


"Dave's drum circles are the perfect way to get out of your head and into your heart!"
- Marianne Williamson, best-selling author


"David and his team did a tremendous job bringing our entire global staff together for this unique team-building exercise for Warner Bros Records. Our team walked away feeling energized, excited, and buzzed after their unifying experience of group drumming. We'd gladly hire David again in the future!"
- Susan Leon, SVP, Global Artist & Label Relations, Warner Bros Records


"David's drum circle was a unique way for our global team at App Annie to relax, have fun and connect with each other. I especially enjoyed the opportunity David gave each team member connect with the passion they bring to their jobs."
- Tony Gaming. Global Director, Product Support, App Annie



"The drum circle was the perfect addition to our team offsite meeting, helping us instill a greater sense of connection and shared vision for our group. Dave’s guided visualization exercise helped set the tone for change… reminding us that true change starts in the heart, not the head. I recommend Dave to anyone who wants a creative and meaningful way to connect your group together."
- Greg Pedone, eBay, General Manager, eBay Giving Works


"Unforgettable! Our staff (doctors, nurses, medical assistants, pharmacists, counselors and social workers) are raving about the drum circle! It was the best thing we've ever done at a retreat. Thank you to David and your team!"
- Bren Turner, RN, Charge Nurse, Richard Fine People's Clinic, ZUCKERBERG SAN FRANCISCO GENERAL HOSPITAL AND TRAUMA CENTER



"We couldn't have thought of a more appropriate way to culminate our 6-week intensive training than to kick off the opening of our new inpatient psychiatric care center with a drum circle. In a word- "awesome!" Thanks Dave."
- N. Barry Hughes, Ph.D. Clinical Administrative Director, Behavioral Health Center, Kaiser Permanente



"The drum circle was definitely a hit for our Leadership Development Program... it really energized the group and helped kick the meeting off in an exciting and engaging way. The drum circle aligned wonderfully with our goals for the meeting... inspiring collaboration, communication, innovation and unity among our emerging leaders."
- Lizlynne Hannig - AT&T, Program Manager, Leadership Development



"Dave really connected with our employees and immediately made them comfortable with this new and unique activity. Even the skeptics were soon jumping in and having fun drumming! Many commented how good it was for the psyche – allowed them to relax and let off steam! I know the team will remember this event and want to do it again!"
- Lia McKenzie, Cisco Services Technology Group 



"Dave and his team delivered a great team event on budget and were very easy to work with. They brought professionalism to everything they did, and provided a relaxed, non-intimidating atmosphere for our team to be themselves and let go of some of the stress of the day! I highly recommend Global Drum Circles for a corporate team-building exercise."
- Maryam Ahmadi, Intel Corp. 



"Dave's drum circles helped bring a stronger sense of unity to our teams. The unique "visioning" exercise underscored our potential to do even greater things this year. Overall, drumming was a fun way for the whole team to end on an "up-beat". Dave is a strong communicator and knows how to appropriately bring new experiences like drumming into a corporate setting...and he took the time to truly understand and deliver our goals for the event. I would highly recommend Global Drum Circles to any company looking for a unique and memorable team-building event."
- Jennifer Aguilar - SAP Corp



"Amazing drum circle! ...180 people drumming for peace, for love and for the power of intention! The walls were literally shaking with the vibration and energy of the collective consciousness! Thank you David DiLullo for facilitating the experience that people are still talking about!"
- Rev. Joe Hooper, Palm Desert Center for Spiritual Living 



"Dave’s work in rehabilitation programs for stroke and brain injury survivors offers an exciting new channel for healing and recovery. After the last drum circle, a stroke survivor with partial paralysis claimed that he had forgotten about his affliction for the first time."
- Mahnaz Motayar, Ph.D., Licensed Neuropsychologist



"I forgot what the drum meant to me & with my Papa passing & daughter birthing any day. I remembered the heart of the drum. I am remembering, awakened and feel it in my bones. Thank you!."
- Jaci Oshun, Santa Rosa, CA



"I've been floating all day... Energized and at peace.. More in touch with the heart. Your easy, sweet nature & expertise as a leader reached the furthest corners. It was an amazing experience indeed! Thanks again!."
- Marianne Riddle, drum circle facilitator, Adventures in Rhythm



"The drumming does something magical…it truly is a platform for much more than stress reduction. Dave’s music really adds to the breadth of our programming here…Both patients and employees have raved about the experience and are asking for more."
- MiMi Belser, Manager, Mind-Body Wellness Center, Dept of Health Education, Kaiser Santa Clara



"It's amazing to watch 300 people connect deeply through the simple act of drumming."
- Dr. David Bruner, Center for Spiritual Living, San Jose



"I've been spiritually blocked until I attended your drum circle in September & haven't missed one since. Another major "shift" has taken place and now I'm in the process of finally getting my business off the ground!"
- Kelly Cop



"Dave and his drums brought our senior retreat to life! Our students found a new way to deepen their spirituality while learning about how drumming connects to life and rhythm. Dave was supportive, patient and is a well of knowledge and experience about the culture and practice of drumming. Our students and staff were tapping their fingers and bouncing their heads for the rest of the night!"
- Terry Lee, President, Moreau Catholic High School, Hayward



"David's drum circle was the favorite and most memorable part of the corporate staff retreat.  During the drum circle, he is masterful in keeping the large group engaged, entertained, and focused on the objectives of our gathering.  David's presence puts people at ease and he gently guides the group toward reaching their highest potential. I highly recommend Global Drum Circles to add value to your corporate meeting, workshop or retreat."
- Tracy Chew, www.PonoCoaching.com



"...just wanted to say thank you. It was my first time at a drum circle and I was both mesmerized and ecstatic. I felt that every cell in my body was vibrating with the sunlight of soul. You are a truly gifted facilitator and I very much appreciate your talents. I look forward to joining you on your next drum circle."
- Shipra Narruhn, Mountain View



"I attended my first Global Drumming Circle tonight at EastWest in Mountain View. The experience was awesome. Dave Dilullo has all of us drumming in no time. I have never picked up a drum before tonight. I was absolutely amazed that I could drum. What an amazing experience!."
- Flo Oy Wong, San Jose



"Dave does more than lead drum circles – he opens others up to the very best of who they are! Dave continually adjusts to the energy of the room, intuitively knowing how to bring each  participant to their full potential…awakening an “aliveness” within all of those attending. I have no doubt that those participating tap into a higher sense of their own inner purpose."
- Rev. Jane Beach, Conscious Living Center, Mountain View



"Dave's drum circle helped make our meeting a success for everyone. Much more than an icebreaker, we were looking for an innovative way to bring a diverse group of AT&T leaders from various disciplines and tenures together, and inspire them to "think as one" in a very short span of time. Dave's positive contribution and infectious energy were a key element."
- Stephen J Hannel, AT&T, Area Sales Manager, Advertising Solutions



"We had a great time at the circle in Mt View. I am a psychotherapist and have encouraged some of my clients to drum for healing and expression."
- Tonya Gulbranson, LCSW, SF Bay Area



"I want express my gratitude for the experience of mishe (happiness) through your Global Drum Circle!"
- Kokomon Clottey, Author of "Mindful Drumming"



"Dave's drum circle was a fantastic addition to an end-of-year celebration for one of my top corporate clients. Dave has a way to get everyone involved and having fun. He and his team did a great job, and I loved that they were set up willing to move with the motion of the event. I highly recommend Global Drum Circles for a memorable company or private event."
- Lisa Smith, President - An Affair 2 Remember www.aa2r.com


"It was heaven! "
- Debby Young, Santa Rosa


"David brings a unique talent in being able to explain drumming to anyone.  He also offers drumming as a means of meditation and healing, which makes these drum circles so popular. Until now, we didn’t have a standing drum circle. David’s program fulfills an important need in our community and he draws people of all walks of life."
- Rasamayi, Events Manager, EastWest Bookstore, Mountain View


"Dave adds a light-hearted nature to everything he does, and I’ve noticed that he has become an attractor of new people to our center through his Drum Circles….Like all great experiences, one really has to experience the drum circle first-hand to truly appreciate it."
- Marilyn Pelz- Education Director, Center for Spiritual Living, San Jose

"Dave's drum circles are always a combination of spiritual, instructional and just pure fun!  The people you meet at these circles also make them a very worthwhile endeavor."
- Paul Callary, San Jose

"I was delighted to have David DiLullo facilitate drum circles at my Yoga studio here in Palo Alto. It brings another wonderful energy into this sacred space. Dave's drum circles are joyful, fun, spiritual, nurturing and healing! David encourages everyone's creative expression, guiding each one of us
to find our own musical selves at our own pace. Can’t wait for the next drum circle!"
- Francoise De Deken, Yoga instructor and owner of the Dharma Studio, Palo Alto



"Thank you David, for a wonderful experience last night. The vibrations filled my heart and body like a deep OM chant before my yoga practice."
- Lori Neumann, San Jose