Friday, January 3, 2020

Music is Medicine: 3-hour immersive (Jan. 18)

Ananda (DBM); Disclosure Fest (eventbrite); Crystal Q., Dhr. Seven (eds.), Wisdom Quarterly
Bring: yoga mats, blankets, cozy pillows, and water bottle (
The basis of "spirituality," or movement of prana (breath), is meditative development.

Journey with Disclosure Fest in Los Angeles for an intimate evening and deep dive into the healing power of music and yoga for a community first:

Three-hour immersive dance experience and a full sound journey by Poranguí* ( co-facilitated by singer Ashley Klein (FB).

The night includes the world-renowned yoga and movement instructor Shiva Rea ( offering "PULSE: Rhythm & Prana Flow Yoga as Movement Meditation."

Also includes Visual Reality and projection-mapping created by visual artist Michael Strauss (FB). More + TICKETS
  • Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020
  • 6:00 PM – 11:59 PM
  • Casa Italiana, 1051 N. Broadway
  • Los Angeles, CA 90012 (MAP)
What is the free annual Los Angeles "DisclosureFest" festival?

  • 6:00 PM doors open
  • opening ceremony
  • Shiva Rea yoga
  • Poranguí dance experience
  • Sound Journey with Poranguí and Ashley Klein
  • closing ceremony
Poranqui with Ashley Klein live at BaliSpirit Festival trance dance

    • Explore where rhythm, voice, and spirit meet in polyrhythmic dance.
    • Embrace unique voices as everyone cultivates expression in a safe and celebratory container.
    • Release self-judgement and limiting beliefs.
    • Sing the soul and braid voices together to amplify healing and beauty.
    • Emerge with a new level of confidence and freedom in expression to feel renewal, connection, and joy.
    *ABOUT: Poranguí was reared among three cultures -- Brazil, Mexico, the U.S. -- and steeped since birth in traditional forms of music, healing, and ceremony. Drawing from his cross-cultural background and ethnomusicology training at Duke University, he has over 20 years of international work experience as an artist, musician, educator, filmmaker, consultant, and therapist, utilizing the healing properties of sound and movement to foster individual and collective well being. As a live looping artist and one-man orchestra, he weaves ancestral songs and indigenous rhythms from around the globe.

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