I just returned from playing in Bancroft at Grail Springs and the fall colours this year are incredible! I don't remember ever seeing them this bright and happy. It was a feast for the eyes! I had a marvelous time offering a week long workshop with my good friend David Price Frances. David and I also continued working on our recording project in Toronto - wonderful guided meditations. I'll let you know when we get them mixed/mastered and ready to go. I think they are splendid!
Here is picture of David and me at Grail Springs taken by our new friend Galina (her fairy name that I gifted her with). Thanks Galina (Magdelena) for all the lovely pictures you took for us!
I'm in Ottawa now and last night was soooooooooooo beautiful. I offered a Music Ceremony with the wonderful Mark Daniel at Kalayana Yoga Shala. A lovely night for all...
After an action packed week here in Ottawa with teaching, healing sessions, house clearings, tea parties, Full Moon Ceremonies etc. etc. I'll head home to Toronto. Here is what is happening in October:
Chris Gartner (musician extroirdinaire) and I have 2 upcoming events. At 80 Gladstone, the new home for the Music Meditations, on Sunday, October 12 at 7:30pm. $25 at the door. Please e-mail me to reserve a spot: firstname.lastname@example.org Then we are heading to Schomberg on October 19, Sunday, to play at the Country Zen Yoga Centre. $33 - registration information - please scroll down to the complete event listings.
Here is lovely picture of Chris and me at a recent Music Meditation.
DRIVE REQUEST: If anyone is driving up to the Schomberg event from Toronto and has room in their car for Chris and me would you please get in touch? We are looking for a drive up to the event, much thanks. 416-322-3337 or e-mail me at email@example.com.
My annual event at Esther Myers Yoga Centre is coming up on Sunday, October 26th. In addition to my Music Meditation and Healing Music Talk we will create a group Mantra! fun!
Please bring pillows, blankets and a mat if you would like to stretch out and relax completely during this deep, musical meditation. There are also chairs and some pillows and futons available at the studio.
At this event, Debbie will offer a Music Meditation. The mindful listening to healing music can help carry participants into a deep, meditative state. No previous experience with a formal meditation technique is required.
Debbie will play Shakuhachi, North American flute, Fairy chimes, gentle percussion and will also sing. The Shakuhachi is a Japanese Bamboo Flute originally played only by monks as a type of Zen called ‘Suizen’ or blowing Zen.
Debbie will also create a group Mantra that can be used during the meditation as a tool to help slow and deepen the breath. Participants will be able to take this Mantra home with them.
Debbie Danbrook has released 20 CD’s of music for healing and meditation. (new CDwww.lightfromthesuperearth.com). She offers healing music events in Japan, Europe, Africa and througout North America. Debbie teaches Shakuhachi and offers private healing sessions and Mantra sessions. She also offers clearing ceremonies for homes and work places. (www.healingmusic.com)
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November 11, 2014 BENEFIT CONCERT FOR MUSIC CAN HEAL
Musideum, 401 Richmond St. W, Suite 133 $20 at the door | 8:00pm
Music Can Heal is a non-profit organization that places live, healing music into hospitals, hospices and patient's bedsides upon request. Our roster features musicians who play instruments from cultures around the world. Visit us at www.musiccanheal.org to learn more!
December 6, 2014 MUSIC CEREMONY with Debbie Danbrook and Mark Daniel
Please join us for a healing and restorative Music Ceremony featuring Debbie playing shakuhachi flute, Native American flute, voice, fairy chimes and fairy stick and Mark playing Tibetan and Crystal Bowls.
Please bring a mat/blanket/pillow to make your self comfy on the heated floor. There are some futons/pillows there and also chairs if you prefer.
Location: 80 Gladstone (entrance side door - street parking available) (80 Gladstone Ave., east of Dufferin, north of Queen) www.80gladstone.comMusic Meditation: 7:30pm to 9:00pm tickets at the door: $25 Please call or e-mail for a reservation, thank you. Reservations: firstname.lastname@example.org The night of the meditation: cell 416-833-3564
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December 26 to December 31, 2014 Grail Springs Post Christmas Celebration
Please join me at the Grail on December 26 for my birthday! I will be offering several evenings of Healing Music in a winter wonderland setting. For details please go to: www.grailsprings.comor contact me with any questions: email@example.com
March 29 to April 6, 2015 (dates may shift by a few days to accommodate the cherry blossoms)
Please join me and a few friends for the annual Cherry Blossom tour to Japan. We will travel to my favourite temples where I will offer Music Meditations under the Cherry Blossoms. Tour includes travel to Nara, Kyoto, Osaka, and this year Ise, the spiritual centre for the Shinto religion. We will enjoy peaceful and tranquil walking meditations at ancient site, experience a traditional Tea Ceremony, listen to healing music and of course eat fabulous Japanese food, drink sake and shop!!!! Always an enlightening and fun adventure.
Please join Debbie Danbrook at the beautiful Five Oaks centre for a short talk about Debbie's spiritual journey with her Healing Music. Followed by a Music Meditation with Shakuhachi (Japanese flute), North American flute, Fairy stick & Fairy chimes and voice. Debbie will gift each participant with her Mantra poster.
Join David Price Francis and Debbie Danbrook for five nights of unique insights, learning and practical experience. David and Debbie together produce an exquisite blend of storytelling, truth and tonality which will help transport you into an enchanted time of restoration and transformation. They will be offering powerful spoken and musical meditations which they have recorded together.