To see a drum, foretells amiability of character and a great aversion to quarrels and dissensions. It is an omen of prosperity to the sailor, the farmer and the tradesman alike. ... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation
2. Success and pleasure achieved by a strong and assured personality.
3. An alarm or call for help, possibly from a loved one.
4. The heartbeat, possible illness, anxiety or excitement (as in “heart beating like a drum”). ... New American Dream Dictionary
A one sided tambourine represents a woman with many faults. Women’s drums in a dream mean a wild business, an esoteric commerce, selling gadgets, hideousness, or a stingy woman with many enemies. Hearing the sound of drums in a parade in a dream means false news. Hearing the drumbeat of an auctioneer’s drum, a herald, or a harbinger in dream means death. It is also said that hearing the drumbeat of a procession represents someone who is grateful to his Lord under all circumstances.
The sound of pilgrims’ drums in a dream represents a wise man and a spiritual guide. (Also see Drummer; Tambourine)... Islamic Dream Interpretation
1- To hear a drum in a dream indicates the basic rhythm needed to keep us sane and healthy. We need to be more in touch with our natural rhythms and primitive urges.
To be playing a drum is taking responsibility for the rhythm of our own lives.
2- We may be seeking a more natural form of expression than the normal, every day methods we use.
3- Sound. Divine truth, revelation.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
Communication. Among tribal cultures, drums were not just used for rhythmic accompaniment, but to send messages across long distances.
Intense emotions like passion (the drumming of your heart).
Imminent war (or quarrels) being fought on a personal front.
A spiritual summoning to native or shamanic ideals.
Muffled: Missing an important call for aid from yourself, a situation, or another person.... The Language of Dreams
A drum may represent the heartbeat of the earth.
A set of drums appearing in a dream may remark on the need to develop a rhythm in doing things.... Ariadne's Book of Dream
Depth Psychology: The drum is a symbol of your strength and vitality— similar to the Pulse. Sometimes it may be a symbol of self-gratihcation.... Dreamers Dictionary
To be playing a drum is taking responsibility for the rhythm of our own lives.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Arrogance, exaggerated self-importance, enjoying contact.... Little Giant Encyclopedia
If a drummer visits a sick person in a dream, it means that the latter will shortly die and that drums will play at his funeral. On the other hand, it could mean that the sick person may recover and people will rejoice for his recovery and play music and drums to express their joy.
A drummer in a dream also could represent someone who breaks the news. Seeing a drummer in a dream also may denote a colic illness.
A drummer in a dream also represents a strong and an alarming person.
A drummer in a dream can also be interpreted as one’s abdomen, or someone who brings false news, or a procurer, or someone who calls people to falsehood. (Also see Drum)... Islamic Dream Interpretation
To see a set of drums in your dream means you are a very likeable person.
To hear the beat of a drum in your dream foretells of a distressed friend calling for your aid. Also see “Drum Sticks”, below.... My Dream Interpretation
Depth Psychology: Are you playing the kettle drum with too much zeal only to get you negative attention? Are you hiding too much ambition behind such zeal? If not, expect good news soon. See Drum, Trumpet.... Dreamers Dictionary