Mike Tamburo is a world-renowned musician, composer, artist, and educator. He is known and loved for his transformational live concerts performed on his personally curated set of gongs,bells, and other metal instruments. A lifelong multi-instrumentalist, Tamburo has focused his talents on metal percussion instruments, string instruments (hammered dulcimer, guitar, zither,
shahi baaja), as well as electronic instruments (synths, looping). Since 1994, Tamburo has shared more than 2,000 concerts and workshops. He has recorded over 70 albums, both solo and in collaboration with Crown of Eternity, Meisha, Arco Flute Foundation, Psychic Frost, Brother Ong, and more, ranging from epic gong music to ecstatic and transcendental string music, as well as folk, drone, space rock, ambient, mantra music, and sometimes unclassifiable sounds. He
teaches gong music, both in person and online with School of Gong. He is also a part of the far-reaching ethnomusicology trio, Dig Deeper, with Mitch Nur and Thomas Orr Anderson. An early adoptee of meditation, Tamburo’s music offers space for journeying, self-exploration, and deep introspection. Tamburo is also an interdisciplinary sound artist, instrument builder, video artist, sound therapist, writer, and meditation teacher.
www.miketamburomusic.com Instagram @mike_tamburo
Rev. Laksmi Scalise, IYM, E-RYT 500IYM, E-RYT 500
Reverend Laksmi Scalise, IYM, E-RYT 500, is an Integral Yoga Minister and teaches Intermediate and Advanced Hatha Yoga. In 1977 she began studying under Swami Bua Maharaj, whose students she taught whenever he traveled. She studies with Grand Gong Master Don Conreaux and is one of his senior teachers. She is also a Reiki master teacher, dowser, and astrologer. Using pendulums, crystals, and sound mantras, Laksmi performs shamanic chakra balancing and sound healing through the Integral Yoga Wellness Spa.
Enter a timeless space of listening as Mike Tamburo and Rev. Laksmi join forces for a transformative evening. Mike orchestrates his way through 40+ overtone rich instruments including Gongs, Bells, Sound Sculptures, Hammered Dulcimer, and tuned metal instruments. Rev. Laksmi cultivates a space of transformation, guiding participants on a heart-opening sound journey. Sound Bath Meditations are a holistic way to achieve a deep state of relaxation and interconnectedness. Join us for an inspiring evening of transformational healing sound vibrations.
This is an in-person program.