Mary Knysh

In Graduates, Pennsylvania by jan_mfp

Mary KnyshMary Knysh is a professional musician, multi instrumentalist, recording artist, innovative workshop facilitator and educator. She is a Certified MLP Graduate and has served on the MLP staff for over ten years both in the US and in Switzerland. Mary is a certified Orff Schulwerk clinician and has presented at Orff conferences throughout the United States, Europe and Australia. She is an artist on the Pennsylvania Council of the Arts roster, Young Audiences of New Jersey, New York BOCES. Mary travels throughout the United States and Europe offering performances, workshops, corporate events and artist in residencies. Mary is the author of the books “BoomDoPA”, a guidebook for facilitating ethnic influenced music improvisations activities with groups of any age and experience, and “Innovative Drum Circles”, a guidebook for expanding drum circles from rhythm into harmony. Over the past twenty years Mary has worked with a wide range of communities including corporate, health care, and educational.

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Books: BoomDoPA
Innovative Drum Circles
Blog Posts: Creativity and the Process of Transformation
Videos: Move with Your Music – Bill of Musical Rights

Mary can be reached at and her website is