Tag: sonic medicine

Sonic Tonic: Bubbling Over by Sika

I have previously introduced you to the music of Sika, a dynamic multi-instrument musician from New Zealand. Sika in my opinion is a Musical Shaman with the ability to weave together magical sound journeys to ride into other dimensions. This is definitely high energy music. Weaving the sounds of the didjeridoo, flute, drums and rattles

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The Principle of Rhythm

Rhythm surrounds us, it is the pulse of life. We have already established that everything that exists, is a vibration. Rhythm, as defined in music, is the element that drives the music forward. In music, and in life, rhythm stimulates energy and movement. We are surrounded by rhythm. It is reflected in the breath, in

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BOOK REVIEW: MUSIC MEDICINE

this book is a personal journey. It is not ripe with research behind the medicine of music, rather it is packed with exercises as she guides you on the journey to exploring music as medicine. I enjoyed this book and it is highly recommended for anyone who is interested in using music for personal growth and self-help. If you are looking for the research behind how music works as an instrument of healing, this is not the book you are looking for. If you are looking for some excellent drum exercises for self exploration, grab this one for your library