How to play your first rhythms with Boomwhackers

A lesson for beginners

This clip is from the hour-long video “Boomwhacker® Rhythms for Beginners of All Ages” by Alan Dworsky.

It’s available as a download at In the video, you’ll learn how to play 18 different two- and three-part rhythms from Africa, Cuba, and rock and pop music. It’s for kids 10 and up, but it’s also for grown-ups. So whether you’re a teacher looking for a funkier way to use Boomwhackers® in the classroom or just a family that wants to play together, this video will get you rockin’ in no time.

All you need to get started is two sets of pentatonic Boomwhackers® and one set of Boomwhacker® caps.