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Bigger, Bolder Plans Than Mine

It seems clear from this vantage point that the falling apart of things planned for this fall created the space for what needed to happen to happen. 848 more words


Hand Drumming for Taiko

I did a little improvisation with my friend Jean-Patrick (sitar) in my May recital. I initially wanted to do it on Taiko, but with Sitar… it’s just too much to miss not to use frame drum. 273 more words


May Rattle

she lays her head down in the grass from a long lost day

she feels drawn to the trees

she enters

the path is dark but she feels called to walk with the darkness… 464 more words


A little Frame Drum

For the past two Sunday nights we’ve met Marla Leigh Goldstein learning two middle eastern styles of hand drumming with her signature line of Cooperman Frame Drum. 298 more words

Creating Imagery

The beginning of something powerful

Power objects and women drumming together

Yesterday we formed a frame drumming and singing circle. I feel honoured to be have been gifted the sweet grass braid, a medicine collected from Norhtern Alberta. 750 more words


Evolution of the drums, last few months

Upon returning from the best mushroom foraging vacation around Arrow Lakes with Jed I put the word out that I was looking for animal hides… deer, elk, moose. 298 more words


Winter Solstice - Drum Series

Happy Winter Solstice!

This is my final drum of the year. I was honored to work with a well made Yellow Cedar drum frame from Canada and a gorgeously large piece of Buffalo. 390 more words