Celebrate the summer solstice with a Raise the Vibration with West African-Style Drumming workshop on Sunday, June 24 from 4:00-6:00 pm at the Belfast Breeze Inn, 192 Northport Ave., Belfast.|
Learn how to raise positive energy vibrations using the rhythms and techniques of West African hand-drumming, led by sound healing guide and drummer Eileen Mielenhausen. The drumming workshop is open to all ages and skill levels, although geared more to beginner hand-drummers. Well also have time to improvise in a sound healing drum jam. Bring a djembe or ashiko if you have one; some extra drums and percussive instruments will be available to share.
No prior drumming experience needed. Cost of the program is $30. Space is limited; pre-registration is required. For more info, contact Eileen at (207) 441-2785, firstname.lastname@example.org, or www.beaminglightcoaching.com.
Eileen Mielenhausen has studied with and played/performed with Edgard Gnidehoue (from the Ivory Coast), Ubaka Hill, Judy Nielsen and members of Inanna, Sisters of Rhythm, Layne Redmond, and Barbara Gail, as well as workshops with Abdoulaye Sylla and Sayon Camara (from Guinea). Eileen has facilitated drum circles since 1997 and has offered hand drumming lessons and exploration to a variety of individuals and groups, including children, seniors, cancer survivors, inmates, and people in addiction recovery. Honoring the power of the drum for healing, she has coordinated numerous 8,000 Sacred Drums ceremonies and other gatherings in central and coastal Maine.
The Belfast Breeze Inn and Music by the Bay (View)
192 Northport Ave.
belfast, ME 04915
|Minimum Age: 14|
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|