<p>Brendan</p> <p>Finnegan</p>



Performer & Drum Circle Facilitator

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World percussionist, educator, and drum circle facilitator Brendan Finnegan’s love of drumming has lead to a fulfilling life and successful career in music for more than 10 years. A graduate of Berklee College of Music, Brendan has also studied percussion in Africa and Brazil. He has performed around the world as an orchestra member aboard cruise ships.

Brendan is the founder of the program “Your World Drum Circles” and works extensively with special-needs adults, seniors, and corporate groups. In 2012, Brendan’s “Drumming and the Mind” program was selected to be part of the award-winning Lifelong Learning Program at the Glen Cove Senior Center in Long Island, New York. He also presents as an artist-in-residence in NYC area schools and library programs.

An avid performer, Brendan has performed with BatukAxe featuring Marcus Santos, Joe Galeota’s JAG Drum, Dance Ensemble featuring Dorothy Masuka and the Boston University Dance Theater Group. Playing with these distinguished groups led to performances at such notable events as PASIC, The Berklee Performance Center, Lowell Folk Festival and the Beantown Jazz Fest.