Performance     Drum Circle Facilitation     Instruction


As a professional musician, Deke Kincade is known as 'master of the groove'. Collaborating with the best-in-the-business, he is a world-class musician bringing creativity and passion to performances on stage and in the studio, through drum circle facilitation and during private or group instruction. 

Healthcare, Special Needs and Geriatric Populations


                   Deke is an experienced drum circle facilitator in a variety of settings.  He is one of the most experienced facilitators in the country in                     healthcare and residential settings working with people faced with a variety of cognitive and physical challenges.  

                          Enjoying the rhythm is not about learning. It's about connecting, thriving and living in the moment.  And, it is a lot of fun!  


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“Deke Kincade is one of those rare individuals who is able to combine strong musicality as a performing musician with the ability to facilitate others to find their own power within the drum. His warmth and genuineness as a person set the bar high for all who gather round him”.
— Jim Donovan, Director of Arts in the Mountains Festival & Director of the World Drumming Ensemble, Instructor, St. Francis University, PA. Founding Member, Rusted Root.