Apple Computer, Silicon Graphics, Patagonia, Kinko's, Motorola, McDonals, Microsoft, The Wall Street Journal, ExonMobile, World Bank, Sony, and Toyota are among the hundreds of corporations who have found the spirit of community through Village Music Circles events.
Based on years of experiences Arthur has authored a book/CD and a video in which he shares his stories and techniques in facilitation and rhythm. Drum Circle Spirit: Facilitating Human Potential Through Rhythm and The Video Guide to Endrummingment are available through Village Music Circles Products.
Arthur has been nationally awarded for his success in using rhythm as a tool for social awareness and change. His awards include:
2001 Infinity Foundation Spirit Award
2000 Drum Magazine's Drummie Award for Best Drum Circle Facilitator
1998 Drum Magazine's Drummie Award for Best World Beat/New Age Percussionist of the Year
1994 All One Tribe Foundation's Drumming Education Award
As a performing musician for 30 years Arthur has studied and worked with many renowned percussionists including Babatunde Olatunji (left), Hamza El Din, and Mickey Hart of The Grateful Dead. His studio work has placed his rhythms on many recorded albums including those of The Small Village Music Ensemble; The Nigerian Highlife Orchestra, Katoja; and Babatunde Olatunji's African Rain.
Arthur is a Signature Series Endorsee for REMO, Inc. He has designed many REMO World Percussion Drums and facilitates national and international REMO sponsored events.
Arthur's mastery of group facilitation and musical talent combined with his spontaneous humor and wisdom guarantee fun and inspiration for all.