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Number Drummer Live is a one-of-a-kind interactive production where the entire audience "drums" up mathematics to create an awesome musical performance. The moment the audience enters, each member receives a musical instrument and begins the mission to learn and perform the music and math skills needed to play in the show's final performance. Math skills include addition, multiplication, division, fractions, money, algebra and more. Music skills include beat, rhythm, pitch, timbre, dynamics, tempo, and form. Number Drummer Live is energizing, engaging, entertaining, and highly educational, and reveals the power of music within math and math within music. It's an amazing demonstration of music and math skills producing a spectacular "surround sound" audience performance. Number Drummer Live is the ultimate interactive math and music experience. Maximum 380 students per performance.
Musician, teacher, and Number Drummer creator, Troy Kryzalka, has worked in music and education for over 20 years. He has delivered his math and music learning approach to thousands of students and educators across the US, and has been recognized and awarded by Yale University for his innovative teaching method. Troy’s Number Drummer workshops and interactive live performances are spectacular one-of-a-kind experiences. Combining his musical ability, mathematical perspective, and creative teaching approach, Troy energizes, engages, and inspires students and educators to understand math and music from a fresh new perspective.