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LISTEN:Sound meditation workshop - Michael Ormiston and Candida Valentino

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Black Swan Arts Round Tower Gallery

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Sound meditation workshop with Himalaya singing bowls

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This inspirational and informative workshop will be an experiential journey through the amazing sounds of Himalaya Singing Bowls, their history and use in meditation/relaxation, deep listening and therapeutic practices. Himalaya Singing Bowls awaken a beautiful and powerful mystery within us all. Their rich sonic vibrations alter space, mind, and time. They are used for deep relaxation, meditation, sound massage and for following the Yoga of Sound

with Michael Ormiston and Candida Valentino

Michael & Candida are expert Himalaya Singing Bowl practitioners having been blessed in 1995 to lead sound Meditations by the Venerable Khamba Lam Choijampts, The Abbot of Gandan Monastery, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia which they have been doing forthe past 24 years. Michael is the main workshop leader for the “Colourscape” structure where he leads therapeutic sound sessions with children and adults with autism, downs syndrome, moderate to profound and multiple learning difficulties. He has found Himalaya Singing Bowls as profound instruments of joy and transformation. They have played for His Holiness the Dalai Lama, as well as the Tibet Foundation and the Tibet House Trust. Over the years they have performed in concert with the Tashi Lhunpo Monks Tibetologist Alain Presencer, Gongmaster Don Conreaux and Frank Perry.

Candida Valentino for the past 20 years has been inspired by working with sound and music creating deep restorative and transformational Sound journeys using Symphonic Gongs, Tibetan bowls, flutes, drums and overtone/undertone singing. Her musical journey has been inspired by her many travels to Central Asia, Mongolia, Kyrgyztan, and North and South India, She has collaborated with many International artists both in the Yoga world and World music circuit. Candida is also a yoga and qigong teacher , massage therapist and body worker, teacher in overtone singing and mantra, sound therapist and Yantra and Mandala artist.

Please bring your own bowls (not compulsory as bowls will be provided).

Limited places, booking essential

For more information about LISTEN please go to the website: listensoundart.org.uk

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