WomenSong Group Photo

We had a very busy and wonderful weekend at HarmonySue’s WomenSong Retreat. I enjoyed teaching the very willing women students. We sang for an intensive 5 x 3 hour sessions. We all were uplifted and our voices soared with the beauty of all of us singing together. Hopes are that it will become an annual...
Music as a Healing Tool

Music as a Healing Tool

Dear Friends, Welcome to my new website created for me by the very talented Shanti Martin, who is my wonderful son. You can find my music here, track where you can join me for concerts or workshops, or invite me to join you in your community. I am so happy to have this new site, as now I have the ability to interact with you personally thru my blog site, exchanging ideas and inspirations. This season’s blog theme is “Music as a Healing Tool.” Please write to me with your personal experiences, sharing how music has healed you or others. For myself, music has been one of the greatest blessings of my life. Since I was a young child I have loved to sing, and often sing to feel better, expressing my wonder of creation and cultivating more joy. I especially love to sing with others, feeling the vibrations of the sound penetrate and heal our hearts, shifting emotions, clearing blockages, activating joy and group harmony. I have noticed that it takes at least a few songs before the energy gets harmonized and synchronized and everyone drops their shyness. Using the breath and voice opens the lungs and heart and frees the mind from daily concerns. If you are feeling sad, sometimes singing the blues is helpful. More often using songs with uplifting lyrics and melodies as affirmations, including composing your own lyrics, which express your feelings, can really help liberate your spirit. I recently experienced the great loss of my beloved Father. I was able to be with him during his last days. He was suffering greatly from...
Songs of Water

Songs of Water

I was blessed to have the opportunity to attend a water blessing conducted by Grandmother Agnes Baker Pilgrim at the “ Beloved Festival” in 2014, where shared my song “Ode to Water”. This is where I got to hear Ilan sing his beautiful water blessing song. He later got inspired to create a collaborative album for Water and invited me to share my song.  I am honored to be included with all these special songs on the album “SONGS OF WATER”, available at this web...