Beating to Our Own Drums

By Ann Saponara As the first part of a 2015 series about creativity, GI! gratefully accepted the invitation of Music Therapist Juliane Kowski for a mother-daughter drum circle on Sunday, February 8, at her Berkeley studio called Music Connects. It’s a perfect name. Together four moms and six daughters discovered that music really does connect us in a unique way to one another and also to our own innovative, creative selves. We sat with Julie for an hour and a half in a drum circle and learned much. We started by listening to our own heartbeat and drumming how we …