Experience Music As Medicine – Jill Purce
Published on Sep 20, 2012
Welcome to this short excerpt from Session 9 of the online course EXPERIENCE MUSIC AS MEDICINE, a Ten Part Series on Meditation, Music and Healing. The main part of this session is an hour-long video program which also includes suggested activities to help integrate the teachings into your own life. In addition to Jill Purce, Jonathan and Andi Goldman are featured.
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In this session, Jill Purce discusses her pioneering discoveries in sound healing using ancient vocal techniques and group chanting. She calls attention to the spiritual potential of the voice for healing and meditation.
Jill Purce pioneered the international sound healing movement through her rediscovery of ancient vocal techniques, the power of group chant, and the spiritual potential of the voice as a magical instrument for healing and meditation. She has taught overtone chanting and healing voice workshops for thirty years. Through her workshops and seminars, she presents diverse forms of sacred chant, especially Mongolian overtone chanting. She has researched the magical properties of the voice studying with Gyuto monks, American Indians and shamans from different traditions as well as performing with innovative German composer Karlhaus Stockhausen and teaching with her husband, biologist Rupert Sheldrake.
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