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Music Does Not Exist - Article by Andrew Hodges

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Is Music Important to Your Health and Wellbeing?

A call out to passionate music people to help us to find out more. Take part in research in collaboration with Deezer, the Global music streaming service read more

How To Authentically Record The Sound of a Gong Part.1

A lot of people have been asking how they might capture the sound of a gong to share the sonic magic with people who aren’t physically with them. Needless to say, one cannot compare a live, in-person sound bath with a digital experience. read more

Project Global Sound is Getting Exciting!

A project to unite the world in therapeutic sound and music read more

Perfect Pitch

Article discussing how perfect pitch can function read more

Sound Health

In theory, we all strive for Sound Health; this is of course, especially true as we advance in years. Sadly our free health service has, in the name of respecting scientific outcomes not allowed itself to change enough with the time. read more

New Website: chloegoodchild.com

I am delighted to celebrate this new creative cycle of my life with a new website, highlighting and celebrating my musical life across the last three decades; as well as opening the door wider on the transforming power of sound to generate, re-awaken and restore compassion on planet Earth in the 21st century. read more

How can sound and music help mental health?

Lyz Cooper, founder of The British Academy of Sound Therapy (BAST) talks about her experience and shares her research on how to use sound and music to not only improve health and wellbeing, but to help prevent illness in the first place. read more

Tuning the Human Body

Before playing any composition, musicians tune their instruments carefully because they know that such a precise process ensures a high quality of music. Human tuning The human body is th read more

Our Dementia Choir With Vicky McClure

Our Dementia Choir With Vicky McClure read more

The Gong Journey

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Music Does Not Exist

Music unlike Art produces nothing concrete. I accept that it creates MP3s, CDs and other forms of re-playable media. What I mean is that Art mostly produces some kind of object, a painting, a carving, a sculpture. Musical creations disappear the moment they are heard. Musical creations are functions of mind's ability to make connections between past, present and future in the form of sounds. But what exists is only those vibrations which exist at that moment. In this sense music only exists, if read more

Somnus X - Research into improving sleep a success

45% felt they got a better nights sleep after listening to Somnus X read more

Of Whales and Trees

There is an ancient Maori legend I&rsquove heard of while living in Aotearoa (New Zealand), about a special connection between the mighty Kauri tree and the Paraoa (sperm whale). Thousands of years read more

Mastering Chaos: "Entrainment"

We often talk about people blissfully living in their 'bubble'. We talk about politicians living in their bubble of reality not necessarily aware of the lives of others. We run the risk of becoming entrained by our own 'bubbles'. Before you choose to believe that you don't have your own bubble just be aware that the likes of Google and Facebook know about your bubble. They like to feed your 'bubble'. They think they know what you like. read more

Earlybird Offers 2019

Earlybird Discounts for Cortijo Romero holidays: just place £100 deposit on any of our holidays to qualify. £60 off when you book 6 months ahead, or £30 off for booking 3 months ahead. read more

The five senses in the medicine wheel

Drumming into the senses opens you to the powers of the universe read more

End Of An Era

33 years into developing the New musical instrument, the unique sculpture, the deep-acting therapy tool that is Sounding Bowls, Tobias Kaye is moving on. With books to write and 5 accredited makers in the world Tobias is passing on the baton. read more

Soulful Sound

Nuances of playing read more

Advice to New Gong Players

Helpful guidance for people discovering the gong and Sound Healing read more

ACKNOWLEDGING OUR ISSUES

Using Sound an the gongs to recognise and heal our issues, to move forward in life read more

Winter Solstice Ancestor Drumming

The veils are thin, we can go within and find strength in our ancestors read more

Mastering Chaos® A Leadership Workshop - by Rod Paton and Andrew Hodges

Musical leadership is leading 'in the moment', guiding multiple strands of simultaneous activities. Leadership doesn't get more complex than this. Musicians must lead themselves and their 'team', i.e. their band or orchestra, in a variety of different styles to suit the piece. The leadership style must 'fit', relate to what is happening now, with a sense of what's coming towards them, hopefully leading to the best outcome. read more

The Launch of SOMNUS - Sleep Personified

A new release of Consciously Designed Music by Lyz Cooper read more

Using Your Voice to Transform Your Life

Lyz Cooper's latest blog post read more

Our Star Connections

The sounds of stars read more

Sounding The Soul

People all over the world have definitely woken up to the power of sound to help with wellbeing. Gong Baths are now commonplace, as are crystal bowl and tuning fork sessions. Gongs and bowls have been an essential part of my life since 2012, but for the last little while I have been getting a very strong nudge from the universe to facilitate workshops in which the human voice takes the starring role. read more

Monthly Gong Baths

As everything is vibrating so are we, sometimes we can become out of tune in either mind body or spirit and dis-ease can start to take hold. Through the healing frequencies of sound therapy our bodies can be brought back in tune and we can begin to feel healthy and balanced once more. Come and feel the deep relaxation and stress relieving effects of a therapeutic Sound Bath. read more

Where Art and Therapy Collide

How sound and the voice can be used as a therapeutic art-form read more

Distance Healing Drumming

Drum is a wonderful instrument for sending focused healing to others. It keeps you in time with the Now, keeping you in focus. It’s the combination of your body moving, the visual gentle repetition and the sound of the heart beat, plus a humming resonance within the drum that changes, weaves and carries that something, that energy of love that is within you and me. read more

Finding Solace in ‘Solis’

A relaxation track to bring warmth and a sonic cuddle! read more

Gamelan, Gongs Behind Bars and Gong Baths

For over 20 years I've been studying and performing Javanese gamelan (Indonesian bronze percussion) including gongs, metallophones, drum and voice. In my very first class, at London’s Southbank Centre in 1996, I fell in love with the sound, and quickly became aware of the powerfully therapeutic potential of these instruments. read more

Mastering Chaos - A Leadership Workshop - Employing The Principles of Rod Paton’s Lifemusic

Mastering Chaos allows you to explore how allowing apparent chaos frequently permits healthy, productive and creative community. read more

Some of the magic Wands of Sound ...

The art of playing or singing the bowls is one of the foundation stones of my healing instruments ... what is a Singing Bowl ... A Singing Bowl is a metallic bowl made from several alloys, copper, tin, zinc, iron, lead, gold, silver and mercury. read more

Sound Healing ... a Journey into the Heart of SacredSound ... Anne’s story

Have you ever asked yourself why that song or piece of music moves you so much ... or why you happily spend hundred of pounds on tickets to your favourite Band or Singer when you could buy a new Sound System for the same price ... read more

How important is the way we play music for our health and wellbeing?

Connecting, or reconnecting, with an instrument can be a beautiful and powerful doorway into opening up our expression and in the process, deepening our connection with our body. read more

The World is your Drumming Circle

how to use rhythm for healing read more

Vocal Profiling – Making Entrepreneurial Excellence a Reality

The idea of analyzing the frequencies and modulation of a human voice to determine emotional, biochemical and structural status of a person is being used by medical facilities and schools; for military applications; in police work for verification purposes; in research studies for issues thought to be incurable, to determine health status; to relieve stress and pain; to determine exposure to toxins and pathogens. read more

Music alters Civilzations

Different cultures music has unique vibratory patterns that alters them read more

Are Associations Important?

lyz Cooper discusses the birth of the first worldwide Association for Therapeutic Sound read more

Gong Master Training with Don Conreaux finds new home at Hawkwood, Stroud

DON CONREAUX was drawn to Eastern mysticism and Philosophy from an early age. As a teenager in 1952 his first esoteric teacher was Paramahansa Yogananda with Don receiving his kriya Initiation in 1953. His formal education includes a Masters Degree in Theatre and from 1952 through to 1969 he became an Actor, Writer and Director working in Hollywood and New York. read more

The Power of Sanskrit Mantras

Why are Sanskrit Mantras so beneficial? read more

RAMIVANA Autumn UK Tour 2018 from 12th of October to the 28th of October

We will be offering Healing Sound Journeys and a variety of Workshops read more

Case Study: Ohio resident Bob Bethel

In 1993, Bethel survived a serious motorcycle accident that left his lower right leg severely damaged. Several major surgeries and hours of reconstructive surgery were required to create the illusion that his leg muscles were intact. Bethel’s physicians had little hope for a complete recovery and told Bethel to consider himself lucky to be alive. read more

Drumming the five senses

Touching with the drum the five senses within the power of the medicine wheel read more

Do the Sounds of your Name define you?

The precise impact of the sound of your name read more

May There Be Peace This Magical May

Join the Singing Magic and Help Create More Peace in the World. read more

The Voice as a Holographic Representation of Self

As man evolved, language became levels of intricate harmony nestled within structures of great elegance that carried meaning and allowed understanding. read more

the latest from Gongmaster Don

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Lifemusic training with Henrietta Street Senior Services

In 2017, Klawitter Theatre Group in collaboration with Dr. Rod Paton delivered a Lifemusic training course to senior citizens, staff and volunteers of the Henrietta Older Peoples Service based in Dubl read more

Lifemusic training with Henrietta Street Senior Services

In 2017, Klawitter Theatre Group in collaboration with Dr. Rod Paton delivered a Lifemusic training course to senior citizens, staff and volunteers of the Henrietta Older Peoples Service based in Dubl read more

why are we singing our song

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Books on Sound Healing

We now have a page for Sound Healing Books on the College website -https://www.collegeofsoundhealing.co.uk/soundhealingbooks.php read more

Holding Space for Healing

*‘In ancient practice of energy, there was much more spacein time. We still honoured the laws of nature and the universe, which createdspace for our auric fields and chakras to balance themselves…. T read more

Energy-Portals of the Egyptian Sephiroth

Secret Techniques &amp Powerful, Transformational Energy-Portalsof the Egyptian Sephiroth Tree-of-Life Representation Accompanying video https://youtu.be/EpLrIGSTSpA The secrets of the sacr read more

BioAcoustic Analysis of HDTV

Even if you have sworn off of TV in your home, you will nodoubt encounter its influence among co-workers, family and friends talkingabout the latest episode of their favorite shows. Some shows are so read more

TRANSFORMATIONAL SOUND THERAPY SUMMIT

PLEASE NOTE - THIS SUMMIT IS NOW AN ONLINE MEMBERSHIP SITE WHERE YOU CAN HAVE UNLIMITED ACCESS TO ALL OF THE INTERVIEWS ! COME + JOIN US IN THE FACEBOOK GROUP! http://www.transformationalsoundth read more

TRANSFORMATIONAL SOUND THERAPY SUMMIT

Jen Wilson (Vocal Nectar), Singer, Crystal Sound Alchemist and Voice Empowerment Coach, is honoured to present: Transformational Sound Therapy, How to Use Sound and The Voice to Heal Your Body, Cal read more

TRANSFORMATIONAL SOUND THERAPY SUMMIT

Jen Wilson (Vocal Nectar), Singer, Crystal Sound Alchemist and Voice Empowerment Coach, is honoured to present: Transformational Sound Therapy, How to Use Sound and The Voice to Heal Your Body, C read more

Songwriting for Healing and Transformation

Singing and songwriting has been a deep and wondrous passion of mine for most of my life. It haslead me on many adventures, through the dizzying heights of pop success in the 90&rsquos;, to discovering read more

Cortijo Romero – A Different Kind of Holiday

Cortijo Romero is situated at 1300 feet, with breath-taking views across the Alpujarra Mountains, in the foothills of Andalucía’s Sierra Nevada. Set in its own private grounds, the complex has been created around an original farmhouse and an enclosed courtyard. read more

Sleep Music

Music designed to send you to sleep - BBC article http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/newsbeat-43290567 read more

The Healing Musician

The Healing Musician A Healing Musician is one that has intimately embodied the essence of music and is offering it with an attitude of service. Through a process of inner transformatio read more

Color Tones

Ancient beliefs held that god was “All That Is”. Ancient Masters grasped the holographic nature of God (and also everything else). The “Light” of God was considered the complete set of energies. G read more

RAMIVANA June UK Tour 2018 from 2nd of June to the 10th of June

We are excited to announce our June UK tour, we will be visiting Suffolk, Essex and Hertfordshire offering Healing Sound Journeys and a variety of Workshops all of which are on the Sound Travels event read more

Smudging

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Amazing Sound

In reflective mood after giving a 1-1 Sound Bath for a regularclient…. I love my gongs! Andof course the Tibetan Bowls, Crystal Bowls, Koshi Chimes, Rattles etc … but it’sthe gongs that bring me read more

Events

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HAMPSHIRE - Therapeutic Voice Workshop

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Naad Yoga Teacher Training

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WILTSHIRE - Yoga & Gong Sound Bath

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Relaxing Gong Bath

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Sunday evening candle-lit gong baths

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Gong & Sound Bath Meditation

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2019-20 Gong Practitioner Training Course 2 Session 1

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Reiki Share

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Meditation through Guided Visualisation with Crystals

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Gong Bath

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LONDON - Honouring the Elder Moon Gong Bath

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FROME - Rumi and the Cosmic Dance Rumi poetry, music, & whirling dervishes The Study Society Mevlevi Turners Kim Richardson & Michael Ormiston & Candida Valentino

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BICESTER, OXFORDSHIRE - Gong Sound Bath

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CARMARTHENSHIRE - Reiki with Vibrational Sound Practitioner course

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BICESTER, OXFORDSHIRE - Gong Sound Bath

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OFFENBACH AM MAIN - Dukh Bhanjan - A Special Night of Meditation

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Relaxing Gong Bath

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Sunday evening candle-lit gong baths

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Crystal Healing Group

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Gong Bath & Sound Meditation

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Meditation through Guided Visualisation with Crystals

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Gong Bath & Sound Meditation

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LONDON - HeartSpace - Sound Meditation & Naad Yoga

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TRANSFORM YOURSELF WITH THE SOUND OF 10 GONGS & OTHER INSTRUMENTS

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HAMPSHIRE - Therapeutic Sound Bath

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VOICE AUTHENTIC

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Relaxing Gong Bath

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Sunday evening candle-lit gong baths

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BRISTOL - Monthly Kirtan at Yog Mandala

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Meditation through Guided Visualisation with Crystals

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Monday evening candle-lit gong baths

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Meditation through Guided Visualisation with Crystals

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Full Moon Gong Bath

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ONLINE - BioAcoustic Basics 2-Day Technician Course

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Soul Journeys - Guided Meditations with Sound Healing

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BATH - Monthly Kirtan at Yoga Bodhi

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FULL GONG PRACTITIONER TRAINING

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CHANT OUT HIGHGATE

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FULL GONG PRACTITIONER TRAINING

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Relaxing Gong Bath

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Sunday evening candle-lit gong baths

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LONDON - Winter Solstice : Giant Sound Bath @ West London (Chiswick/Acton)

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Meditation through Guided Visualisation with Crystals

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Gong Bath & Sound Meditation

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CORNWALL - WINTER SOLSTICE CHANT

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Relaxing Gong Bath

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Sunday evening candle-lit gong baths

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GLASTONBURY - Winter Solstice: The Land of the Midnight Sun

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Meditation through Guided Visualisation with Crystals

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ANDALUCIA - Starting Afresh New Year Holiday

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ANDALUCIA - Starting Afresh New Year Holiday

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Singing for Health and Wellbeing

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Singing for Health and Wellbeing

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Reiki Share

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Singing for Health and Wellbeing

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Meditation through Guided Visualisation with Crystals

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LONDON - New Year Giant Sound Bath @ West London (Chiswick/Acton)

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DEVON - 2019-20 Gong Practitioner Training Course 1 Session 2

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FULL GONG PRACTITIONER TRAINING

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EAST SUSSEX - Gong Practitioner Training Course

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DEVON - 2019-20 Gong Practitioner Training Course 2 Session 2

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FULL GONG PRACTITIONER TRAINING

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