Beautiful weather, trees just starting to change, calm and healing energies are gently coming our way!!! I hope that you have time to sit down with a nice cup of tea and put on some healing music while you read the newsletter!!! (I would recommend something by Debbie Danbrook.....) ha!!
Here is a wee video taken in the beautiful Zen garden at Camellia Teas in Ottawa to enjoy with your tea. www.camelliateas.net
In August I was back on the Pirate Ship to offer another beautiful Water Healing Ceremony with Danielle Lobo. Such a lovely evening, thanks to all who attended. Sending blessings to Lake Ontario, to the water in us and to all the waters of the globe!
Here are two wee videos - one with my beautiful new North American Flute and another with me singing - accompanied by the bass drone of the wooden ship!
I played at a new space in Toronto - Happy Soul. Perfect name for a sweet and gentle store/workshop area. Always lovely playing with Andrea Gerheardt. We will be playing again in Toronto at Esther Myers on November 18.
UPCOMING EVENTS - Complete details for all events are at the end of the newsletter.
This Saturday, September 16, we have a fundraising event for Music Can Heal at Bampot Teahouse, 7:00pm. www.musiccanheal.org
I am looking forward to another beautiful evening of healing music with Mark Daniel in Oakville at Akasha's Den. Playing for the fall equinox on September 22. Please let me know if you need any additional information. And also - if you are driving to the event from Toronto to Oakville may I put out a request for a ride!! Much thanks.
Then I'm off to Ottawa again to play with Mark on October 1 at Adi Shakti. I love playing there!!!
Back in Toronto on October 14 I will be playing with a new musical friend, Deep Ganguly, who is a Master of the Bansuri Indian flute. I'm playing the opening Music Meditation with him at a concert at the Tagore Centre, 6:00pm
November 5 is an all day Healing Workshop at Stittsville United Church near Ottawa.
November 10 is our annual Fundraising Concert for our Music Can Heal association - supporting music for hospice and palliative care.
November 18 I'll be back at the lovely Esther Myers Studio playing with Andrea Gerhardt.
I will also be doing my regular teaching and offering Healing Sessions, Mantra Sessions and Clearing/Inviting in Light Ceremonies. Please let me know if you would like further information about any of these or please go to: http://healingmusic.com/about/index.html
I hope that you have a wonderful, fun, healing and beautiful autumn!!!!
PRE-Registration only (limited seating) and Information: Akasha's Den: 905-844-5055
Time: 7:00pm - 90 minute Ceremony
Those intentions nurtured in the Summer Solstice have now ripened before us.
Their blossoms, colours and shapes reveal to us the our tapestry of life.
We are seeing how we are the BEING's that weave it.
In anticipation of Autumn’s bounty, flow now prepares us to celebrate the
upcoming months of giving and receiving.
Perhaps you are feeling a little less grounded of late, flow will do that.
Now is the time to prepare for the months to come.
CELEBRATE with Debbie and Mark in the Song of the Flutes and the
Sound of the Gongs and Singing Bowls as together they fill Your Sacred Vessel
Join Debbie Danbrook and Mark Daniel for an evening of celebratory sound.
Be part of an ovation that Honours our emerging prosperity and
appreciates the approach of Autumns bounty.
Both Debbie and Mark bring worlds of experience together as they weave soothing and tranquil sounds into the Sacred Space. Debbie shares through her Zen inspired Shakuhachi Flute, Native Flute and Angelic Voice.
Mark shares the song of the Gongs and Singing Bowls, which are appreciated as transformative meditative instruments.
Together Mark and Debbie create a deep reaching and invigorating experience that invites each participant to be part of the event. Other sacred objects will include; Soft Gongs, Fairy chimes, Fairy Stick, Native Spirit Drum, larger Chimes and Tingshas. The revitalizing and powerful sound vibrations lead you to a relaxed meditative state that inspires healing & rejuvenation
Please Join us for this Transformative, Harmonious and Healing Experience.
Join MUSIC CAN HEAL for our annual fundraising concert
RELAXING SONIC JOURNEYS with generous support from ArrayMusic featuring:
Debbie Danbrook: A specialist in music for meditation, relaxation and healing. She is a Master player of the Shakuhachi flute, an ancient Japanese instrument that was originally played by monks as a type of Zen called 'Suizen' or blowing zen. Debbie is the first woman to have mastered this difficult instrument and weaves the Shakuhachi together with her voice in her ethereal music. She has released over 20 CD's of music through her company Healing Music.
Anne-Marie Boudreau: A classicaly trained Concert Pianist, as well as a sound practitioner, multi-instrumentalist, improvisational vocalist, composer and recording artist. She also teaches sound healing programs, and is a regular bedside performer in hospitals, hospices, and private homes in support of long-term illnesses.
Plus a wonderful variety of musicians from our Music Can Heal association!
(side entrance, north side of Dupont between Spadina and Bathurst)
Time: 7:30pm (doors open at 7:00pm)
There are mats, blankets, pillows and chairs available at the studio. If you would like to bring extra pillows/blankets to make yourself comfortable please do. You can stretch out and relax completely during this deep, music meditation.
The space is lovely and cozy. We can accommodate a total of 20 participants.
(dates may shift by a few days to accommodate the cherry blossoms)
Maximum of 3 participants - booking for this tour starting in summer, 2017
Please join me and a few participants 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 sometimes Ise, the spiritual centre for the Shinto religion. We will enjoy peaceful and tranquil walking meditations at ancient sites, 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. For more info: firstname.lastname@example.org