Opening Sound Meditation
2. Introduction to Sound and its use in healing and transformation
3. Principles of harmonics (overtones) and fundamentals of sound and
4. Principles of healing as applied to sound
5. Overview of Sound Healing instruments
6. Techniques of performing various instruments
7. Practice of Sound Healing techniques with others
8. Questions and sharing
9. Closing Sound Meditation
should I bring?
Bring your own Sound Healing instrument (if you don’t have
any, they will be provided), an open mind and a zest for fun!
is this workshop for?
Healers, sound healing practitioners, musicians, and lay people
interested in a foundational understanding of the nature of sound and
its capacity for shifting awareness.
don’t know anything about Sound Healing; will I feel lost in
This workshop assumes you are a healer of some sort, and have
experience in directing energy. If you are practiced in that,
everything else is pure learning, experience and fun!
am a healer
and wish to incorporate Sound Healing as an integral part of my
practice. What qualifications will I have at the end of this
This is the first of a series of courses designed to step one
thoroughly into the intricasies of working with sound as a healing
technique. You will be introduced to the fundamental concepts as well
as have a chance to experience sound healing for yourself and practice
on others. This first class wil give you the tools to
portals of healing for others in your established practice; a
to swiftly bypass mindful chatter so you can do your healing
work. Subsequent classes will more deeply explore using Sound
Therapy as a stand-alone modality.
am a professional musician with extensive classical training. What can
I hope to learn?
Since you already are experienced in directing your energy through
musical expression, you are prepared to learn the principles of healing
using non-traditional methods and non-structured sounds to effect
changes in your audience. Sound Healing is not a performance, but a
mutual sharing and exploration of deepening consciousness between the
activator and recipient.
Healing seems so simplistic - how can it affect profound changes?
Connecting to your Source is the simplest and most fundamental aspect
of this work. Once you are connected and able to maintain that
connection, everything else has to do with your own style and
intuition. By creating a space of saftey with your own connectedness,
you open doorways of transformation for others.
the end of the workshop, participants will...
1. Understand the prinicples of harmonics and how they are
used as building blocks of Sound Healing and music.
2. Have an understaning of the groups of instruments used in
3. Experience the effects of sound healing on themselves and
their effect on others.
4. Be able to use Sound Healing to open a healing
session and create a space for transformation and expansion.
5. Gain a strong level of confidence in the use of the tools
and techniques of Sound Healing.
Sound Healing classes are available in a variety of formats, including Certification.
Upon completion of the 20 hour certification program, a Sound Healing
Certificate I will be awarded by Sound Healers for Planetary Awakening.
Mark Torgeson is a pianist, composer and healer whose music has aired
to internationally audiences. He earned his B.A. in music, spent twelve
years counseling in the mental health field, then nineteen years in the
energetic healing and bodywork field. During this time he taught,
performed concerts and produced over 30 albums of music and works for
healing and transformation. With his wife, author Carol Fitzpatrick, he
formed Arayu, an organization dedicated to shifting global
consciousness. Together they facilitate the Living the Miracle
designed to shift one into sublime states of joy and
expansion, where Sound Healing plays an integral part of the
transformational process. Mark is a Reiki Master, NCMTB
certified and a member of the AMTA.
Visit Mark's other site: www.PlanetaryAwakening.org
...and Mark's online radio station at Live365.com: Planetary Awakening
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