Ecstatic Voice -
Enrolment is now open for 2018, please see below for details.
Do you feel a calling to:
This is an experiential course and we will meet over 8 weekends around the wheel of the year. There will be different themes each weekend but every meeting will involve exercises for the voice, group singing and chanting, sound invocations of the Deities and Elemental spirits of the direction, ceremony and time in nature.
Imbolc: Birthing the Wild Soul Singer
4/5 February 2018
Together we will sing chants and songs honouring Goddess Bridget. Understanding sound as the gateway to the other world, creating vibrational sound fields. Contacting our wild maiden, opening to her soul song. Healing of the wounded child singer, reclaiming our intuitive spontaneous voices, singing as play singing for fun. Birthing the wild soul singer.
Spring Equinox: Sounds of Empowerment
17/18 March 2018
Chants and songs honouring Goddesses and spirits of Fire. Shamanic drumming, stoking our inner fire through drumming singing and dancing, finding our primal sounds and power songs, singing to induce trance states, the fire of creativity, Fire ceremony.
Beltane: The Ecstatic Singer
5/6 May 2018
Chants and songs honouring The Goddess of Love. Devotional singing to open the heart, Communal singing as a pathway into deep conection. Magic chanting and sound invocations, becoming a sacred sound vessel, ecstatic singing, invoking and embodying the serpent energy.
Summer Solstice: Healing Sounds
17/18 June 2018
Invoking Goddesses and Elements of Water in sound. Breathwork, solo singing, emotional release, howls and screams, healing songs and sounds, mantras, chakra sounds, water ceremony.
Lammas: Mother Tongues
28/29 July 2018
Invoking The Bountiful Mother, songs of gratitude, rounds, part songs and harmonizing, shamanic singing, primal songs in ancient tongues, wombsongs, songs for the inner child.
Autumn Equinox: The Elemental Singer
22/23 Sept 2018
Invoking Goddesses and Elements of Earth. Deepening our soul song, sounds and songs of the nature spirits, spirit power animals, songs of roots and trees, The drum and rattle.
Samhain: Singing through the Veils
3/4 November 2018
Invoking The Dark Mother, keening, lamentation, grieving songs. Songs of the ancestors, healing through the veil, songs of connection, songs of surrender, spirit singing, being sung.
Winter Solstice: Sounds of Silence
15/16 December 2018
Invoking Goddesses and Elements of Air, silence, deep listening, our ancestors voices, sound healing of ancestral lines, Tibetan and crystal bowls, transmissions of energy in sound.
Saturdays 10am-6pm, Sundays 10am-5pm with tea and lunch breaks.
Please bring appropriate clothes and footwear for walking on the land and spending time outdoors.
All weekends will take place within the Glastonbury Zodiac.
£960 for 8 weekends.
Students who choose to leave after the first weekend will receive a full refund, minus the deposit and fee for the first weekend. No refunds are available if you choose to leave after the second weekend and those paying in installments are obliged to continue with their payment plan.
Enrolment is now open for 2018 , please contact me if you are interested in taking part.
I will talk to each applicant personally before acceptance onto the course, to assess suitability and ensure that this is the right course for you. I look forward to welcoming you we weave our soul songs together, creating a conscious community of ecstatic voices!