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Kathy Quain is a dynamic drum circle facilitator and educator. In 2010, Kathy was a powerful spokesperson for the PBS Healing Quest TV feature on drumming for health.  As founder of Pacific Drum Circles, Kathy spreads the message of empowerment, community and wellness through interactive rhythm events.  Based in the Bay Area, Pacific Drum Circles serves events throughout the Pacific Coast from Seattle to San Diego.  For more than fifteen years, Kathy Quain provides drum circles to a variety of settings including Beringer Vineyards, Juvenile Hall, Kaiser Permanente, Seattle's Folklife Festival, Alameda County Office of Education, Oakland Unified School District, American Music Therapy Association, Marin's Relay for Life, East Bay Regional Park District, Remo Recreational Music Center and Seattle's Bumpershoot Festival.  

Kathy completed her graduate work at University of Kansas and holds her Bachelor's of Music from Northwestern University. Kathy’s greatest teachers are children.  She has completed the Orff-Schulwerk III music education training to pursue her passion of structuring creativity and improvisation for people of all ages.  

Kathy presents workshops at conferences, music education events and music festivals including the Seattle World Percussion Festival.  A graduate of the Village Music Circle Facilitation Training and Health Rhythms training, Kathy is an Endorsed Health Rhythms facilitator and an Endorsed Drum Circle Facilitator through Remo, Inc.  

For more information about Kathy and her passion to enhance lives through music, visit and    

Email    Phone 415 299 4767