Body Percussion

The body is the oldest musical instrument. Some examples of modern uses of body percussion include Barbatuques, Keith Terry, etc. I was a part of both the 1st and 2nd International Body Music Festivals, and am looking forward to participating in the 3rd one later this year in Sao Paolo, Brazil. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Body_percussion

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TaKeTiNa Rhythm Retreat at Harbin Hot Springs

I’m teaming up with Zorina Wolf of Village Heartbeat to lead a 3-day, all-inclusive, rhythm retreat at Harbin Hot Springs in July.Come dive deep… …into the natural hot springs …into awareness and simultaneity …into your innate connection to rhythm And find.. …relaxation and stillness …nourishment for your body, mind, and soul …groove beyond belief 15% […]

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What is CircleSinging?

A term coined by Bobby McFerrin, CircleSinging refers to a group collaborative song created in the moment. It is typically led/conducted by a singer who improvises all the parts and gives them out to the rest of the circle. However, the parts are not meant to be simply repeated back just as they were given. […]

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What is Beatboxing?

Some call it vocal percussion, some call it human beatbox or just beatboxing, some call it vocal drumming or mouth drumming. When I do it, I call it One Mouth Band. Whatever the name, it is making music (and specifically beats) with one’s mouth. It is best known from hip-hop music, but in truth it […]

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