Accessing the mind-body medicine and power of sound!
This comprehensive course brings together world renowned master teachers and experts in the field of sound to guide students in accessing the power of sound from within and connecting with their own unique expression. You will learn how sound works, as well as practical application, including instruction on how to easily break down techniques to share with others. The course dives into both the art and science of sound as a healing modality and teaches the fundamentals of skillful facilitation in any healing arts space or professional practice.
This course is perfect for all levels, as the novice to the seasoned sound healer will benefit from our expert instructors. No prior experience is needed.
Module A: September 12-17, 2019 Module B: Oct. 24-29, 2019
Expert instructors in the field of sound healing include: Jonathan Goldman, Silvia Nakkach, Diane Mandle, Christine Stevens, Thomas Orr Anderson, William “Lupito” Jones, Wah!, Kulvi Kaur, Sam David, Chiara Stella and Amanda Domnitz!
International authority on sound healing and a pioneer in the field of harmonics. He is the director of the Sound Healers Association, president of Spirit Music, Inc., and an award winning author and musician for his work in sound healing. He has dedicated his life to the path of service, helping awaken and empower others with the ability of sound to heal and transform.
Born into the world of Sound Healing and has been working in the field his entire life. He is the son of Sound Healing Pioneer, Jonathan Goldman, and currently works with Goldman’s Healing Sounds as a facilitator at events such as the Healing Sounds Intensive. He also works as an Associate Director of the Sound Healers Association, helping to organize events and spread knowledge through the sound healing community. He especially enjoys hosting toning groups and seeing people experience the direct effects of sound for the first time.
WAH! has been working in the field of personal development for over 25 years and has published books on yoga and healing. She has lectured at Princeton University, Loyola Marymount University, performed with Deepak Chopra, Wayne Dyer, and taught at Omega Institute and 1440 Multiversity. She teaches workshops, yoga teacher training modules and performs Healing Concerts in planetariums and theaters across the country. Wah! Is a legend in the yoga world, a luminary in the field of Sound Healing, the first woman to bring kirtan back into popularity and her teachings inspire profound personal growth.
Diáne Mandle is an internationally known author, recording artist with Sounds True, Tibetan bowl practitioner, and educator and the only state certified practitioner/instructor in California. Diáne has given over 250 educational concert programs in 32 states as well as in India, Costa Rica, Mexico and St. Croix. She has been a frequent guest presenter at the Museum of Making Music, California State University San Marcos, The Golden Door, The Deepak Chopra Center, Rancho la Puerta and KPBS. She is a featured expert in the upcoming video series: Tao—Living in Balance along with healers such as Dr. Wayne Dyer and John Gray.
WILLIAM “LUPITO” JONES
William “Lupito” Jones is Co-owner & founder of Crystal Tones Singing Bowls
Ashana is a performer, recording artist, sound healer and teacher, Ashana tours the world with her concerts, workshops, Sound Wisdom Retreats and Crystalline Activation ceremonies. She makes her home in Phoenix, AZ with her husband, Native Hawaiian Healer James Kawainui. And, of course, her magnificent family of crystal singing bowls.
Grammy nominee, kirtan artist, and world music pioneer has been a leading influence in the Bhakti tradition for the past 50 years. Jai considers devotion to be the core of his musical and spiritual life, and he whole-heartedly shares his passionate heart through his voice and songs.
Sean has been teaching yoga and guiding kirtan for over twenty years. He is the founder of Wild Lotus Yoga studios and band in his native New Orleans, and Soul School, an interdisciplinary yoga teacher training program that focuses on teaching yoga with skill and imagination. He has a Master’s degree from The Naropa Institute-Oakland with focus on teaching chant as spiritual practice, has written for Yoga Journal, and is the co-curator of Putumayo World Music’s music-for-yoga compilations including Yoga, World Yoga, Yoga Lounge, and Acoustic Yoga.
SILVIA NAKKACH, MA, MMT
A Grammy-nominated musician, a pioneer in field of the sound in transformation of consciousness and music in shamanic practices. She is an award-winning composer, author, recording artist, and former music psychotherapist. While on the faculty of CIIS, she created the prime Certificate on Sound and Voice in the Healing Arts hosted by an academic institution. She is the founding director of the international Vox Mundi School of Voice with centers across the US, Europe, Japan, Brazil, and India, where she travels extensively each year with groups of students interested in training in the Yoga of the Voice. She has devoted 35 years to the study of North Indian classical music under the direction of the late Maestro Ali Akbar Khan and other masters of the Dhrupad raga singing tradition. She has released 16 CD-albums, and among numerous academic publications and contributions on books, she is the author of Free Your Voice (Sounds True). www.voxmundiproject.com
Richard Rudis, (Karma Sonam Dorje), is an American practitioner of Vajrayana Buddhism, scholar of eastern Dharma in general and Tibetan Buddhism in particular. He is a pilgrim and teacher of vibrational sound healing techniques and establish the Illuminarium Conference foundation in 1988 to further research. (www.buddhistartifacts.com)
Born in Hawaii and has traveled the world sharing the activating and healing power of sound, for over 20 years. Raised part of his life with the Chumash Native Americans of central California, Sam learnt their sacred practices and drumming. The didgeridoo and voice has been his original passion and has lead him on a journey of healing and learning about the powerful effects sound has on people. Sam is an intuitive sound healer musician. He has integrated powerful sound healing techniques from many different cultures. He weaves indigenious didjeridoo sounds and Tuvin throat singing, overtones, Tibetan monks, Native American’s, and Whales of the deep. There is also a higher frequency element of crystal pyramids and crystal bowls woven through out the sound journeys.
Always considering herself as a student of life, Flossie has dedicated her life to empowering herself and others through yoga, meditation, workshops, retreats, Sound Therapy and numerous other modalities for over 25 years. One of Flossie’s passions is to support people wherever they are on their life’s journey. With a down to earth approach, she draws from a lifetime of spiritual studies from many sources both from the eastern and western traditions. Applying the wisdom teachings to everyday living, she helps people to see their life from a higher perspective, gleaning understanding, enjoying the process and creating consciously. One of Flossie’s true passions is Sound Therapy. She has been playing the crystal bowls for over 17 years in various formats and can attest to the healing power of sound.
DR. KULVINDER KAUR
TEDx speaker, scientist and epi-genetics researcher. Her early research pioneered the use of disruptive technologies to enhance the healthcare industry through genetic diagnostics. Her TEDx talk at Winnipeg Exchange District outlined her vision for a society built on greater compassion, through an understanding of our genetically encoded subconscious responses to different environmental stimuli. In 2017, Kulvinder founded Kreomics, a consultancy firm which specializes in empowering the wellness industry with scientific support for their offerings.
THOMAS ORR ANDERSON, M.A.
Physicist, musician, acoustical researcher, author, teacher, athlete, Nature-Lover, and long-time student of Qi Gong. Throughout his lifetime, he has devotedly explored the magic of sound in countless domains, from university laboratories and medical facilities to indigenous dance ceremonies and ancient Maltese temples. For the last decade, he has been particularly devoted to teaching and exploring the physics of sound and vibration in the context of health and wellness.
Thomas hosts a podcast series and a Facebook group, both named The Art & Science of Sound Healing, focused upon nurturing clarity and honesty in the domains of sound therapy. He also builds the world’s highest fidelity sound immersion systems (PhiSonics.com) and is a festival-headlining musical artist (SiriusColors.com). His book titles include: Master Handbook of Sound Healing and The Book That Swallows Itself. For the last few years, Thomas has been a teacher of teachers, sharing his unique talent for illuminating the beauty and simplicity of sound, in surprisingly entertaining exploratory lessons.
Certified Sound Healer, Vocalist & Multi-Instrumentalist, Composer and seasoned Performer on a life long mission to build healthy communities through the power of sound and music. She offers sound healing workshops, private sound baths, singing for wellness sessions and performs in Los Angeles and has appeared at many festivals. Her intention is to provide a gateway for people to reduce stress, transform consciousness and heal through sound and meditation. She received a Certificate in ‘Sound, Voice and Music Healing’ at the California Institute of Integral Studies in San Francisco in 2010, has multiple music degrees and over 25 years of music education and performing experience.
Lynda attended the ‘Sound, Voice and Music Healing’ program designed by voice healing luminary, Silvia Nakkach, which featured a dozen visiting teachers specializing in different Sound Healing techniques in addition to Silvia’s Yoga of the Voice training and repertoire. After the yearlong program, Lynda went on to study Tibetan Bowl Sound Healing with master practitioner and educator Suren Shrestha and started building a collection of sacred sound instruments. She also holds a Usui Reiki Level 1 & 2 certificate. Her private sessions combine the Tibetan Bowls with other sacred sound instruments like tuning forks, drums, chimes and flutes. She works with people to unlock the power of their voices for well-being with simple exercises to build confidence in the instrument we all possess.
As a multi-instrumentalist, recording engineer and music producer, she has spent years collaborating with other artists and bands and touring in support of her releases as Divasonic. Her sound has varied through her 25 year, fiercely DIY career, touching on every electronic music genre accompanied by her transcendent, angelic flute and soulful vocal deliveries. Lynda is also a seasoned music and audio production educator and writer. She has taught at Pyramind Training Music & Audio Production School in San Francisco and Ex’pression College for the Digital Arts (Now SAE) in Emeryville. Lynda was a contributing writer for a Pyramind School textbook published by Alfred called ‘Music Theory, Songwriting and the Piano’ in 2013. She currently writes tutorials and product reviews for popular online site Ask.Audio and coaches future sound meditation facilitators through her private sessions, intensives and workshops.
PROGRAM DIRECTOR, AMANDA DOMNITZ
Amanda has spent over two decades studying wellness in both western and eastern modalities, including becoming a Registered Nurse, Yoga instructor, Energy worker and Registered Sound Healer. She has been leading sound healing workshops and providing further sound education to children, medical personnel, families, adults, and in hospice settings since 2013. It is her sincere and heartfelt pledge to the many soul seekers who find themselves at the door of the Soul of Yoga and beyond, to assist them in finding their own connection to Source through the simple gifts that Sound Healing offers.
Chiara’s love of beauty and everything sacred led her to study Feng Shui and Vastu… she also continues her studies in shamanism, energy healing, metaphysics, and Ayurveda. Her passion is also in leading ceremonies, offering Breath work, Light work, space clearing, creating sacred space and altars, blessing ways, and guided meditation… she is an intuitive guide and mentor, sound healer and above all Mother.
Kerem Brulé is a sound meditation educator and live healing soundscape artist from San Diego supporting wellness workshops, transformational retreats and professional healing trainings with her kind spirit, grounding presence, and intuitive healing gifts with music and sound. Kerem has carved herself a very unique path of meaningful work as a got to live musician for a wide spectrum of events for yoga, movement, breathwork, ceremony, meditation, art, and much more as she follows her inspiration in collaboration and experimentation. (beautifulsounds.co)
Registration, Financial Aid and Certifications
100 Hour Certification Program: Currently $3,000, Regular tuition $3,600 (payment plans are available, please contact us for more info).
25-50 Hour Trainings individually priced – See each training for specific pricing and early bird rates (if applicable).
Special offer – Get a special discount for registering for all 2019 Trainings. Sign up by emailing Kei@soulofyoga.com.
The Sound Institute offers payment plans. A 25% non-refundable deposit is required. The balance, plus an 8% service fee, will be placed on your account. Monthly auto-payments will be drawn using a Visa or MasterCard.
Upon completion of Module A and B, you will receive a 100 Hour Sound Healing Certificate from the Soul of Yoga.
CE’s are available for RN and Yoga Alliance depending on the instructor (see specific training for certification listings, if applicable).
“Been so busy with sound healings ever since the training!!! The people just come: the people that own the spaces, the people that want to collaborate, and the people who want to receive. … it just all exploded.”
Christine Steven’s passion for drumming, teaching and joyful spirit makes this class a must for anyone desiring to be a better drummer and sound healer.
“Diáne Mandle is a master at her craft, her expertise and great passion seeps through her teaching. Learning under her tutelage is a gift, Diáne provides great direction and equips you with a deep understand and confidence of this ancient healing modality.”
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