"Mindfulness, the aware, balanced acceptance of present experience, is at the heart of what the Buddha taught.”
—Sylvia Boorstein

Barbara Borden

Barbara Borden--drummer, percussionist, Keeper of the Beat---began drumming at age ten. Her musical expression is diverse: composer and recording artist (Beauty in the Beat, All Hearts Beating); performing artist (solo "percussion play" She Dares to Drum); member of the band Alive! (eight years, three albums); performer with various musicians and artists; educator (community drum circles, workshops, clinics, retreats and private students). Through every expression of music and drumming, Borden is committed to helping keep the heartbeat of joy, compassion, understanding, and creativity alive and well.

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