Drumming is healing. Music is therapeutic. Dance and movement is not only healthy, but liberating. Cultural identity exploration is grounding and gives community the opportunity for deeper human connection. In partnership with Marquette College of Nursing and Healing Harmonies Clinical Music Therapists, Bembé provides music and movement as therapy to youth, elders, and presents on our unique model to academic communities.

Scroll below to learn about our Music and Movement as Therapy Connections:

Conjunto de Oro

(Golden Ensemble) - Intergenerational Music and Movement classes and performances with the Elders and Youth of the United Community Center’s Senior Center and Elementary Schools.

Center for Student Success

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Through culturally-based drum and dance as therapy workshops, Milwaukee teens that are at risk of school expulsion join this unique program that meets 3 times per week, for the purpose of Positive Youth Development, healthy expression, peer connection, and mindfulness practices.