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NEW YORK CITY (March 17, 2014) – Drummers Collective is proud to offer a very special lecture with celebrated drum virtuoso/drum therapy pioneer Pat Gesualdo, on March 25, 2014, 7:00 PM, 541 Ave. of the Americas, NY, NY, 10011. Pat will discuss his pioneering techniques of Drum Therapy, how to become a certified drum therapist, starting the famed organization D.A.D. (Drums and Disabilities), training top doctors and teachers in over 15 countries, and much more!!
“It is extremely exciting to work with Pat Gesualdo in our facility, and to help him further his mission to do what he does best,” says The Collective. “This is one way The Collective is “giving back” to the drum community, and to help people with disabilities experience the joy of drumming.”
“It is a privilege to join with The Collective,” says Pat Gesualdo. “Together we are assisting drummers to help the special needs population lead happier, healthier lives with drumming.”
Drums and Disabilities (D.A.D.),is a 501 (C) (3) non-profit research program. Psychologists, neuroscientists, law enforcement agencies, special needs therapists, child protective service agencies, and teachers in over 15 countries use the D.A.D. Program to help special needs children develop physical and cognitive functioning.
Numerous celebrities, sports stars, major corporations, and parents join with D.A.D. to help children fight disabilities on a Global basis.
D.A.D. is also the parent company of the Metal Hall of Fame, which holds the Annual Metal Hall of Fame Celebrity Charity Gala. It is dedicated to forever enshrining the Iconic musicians and music industry executives responsible for making hard rock and heavy metal music what it is today. Their contribution to the genre is invaluable, and they continue to inspire fans throughout the world, from generation to generation. The Metal Hall of Fame helps to raise funds for D.A.D., which provides free therapy programs for special needs children, adults, and wounded veterans throughout the United States.