Yoga of Sound, The: Returning to the Sacred Rhythms of Life

Composer and multi-instrumentalist Russill Paul directs us to the yoga of sound, which draws from the voices of stones, rocks, trees, birds, and the subtle and constant...

These Fists Break Bricks How Kung Fu Movies Swept America and Changed the World

EXPLODING FISTS … BREAKING BOUNDARIES … DEFYING ODDS …BONE-BLASTING … SPINE-SHATTERING … BOX-OFFICE-BUSTING …When a Hollywood studio released Five Fingers of Death to...

Bringing Music To Life: A Gathering of Sound Healers

What is it about sound, rhythm and music that affect us so powerfully?  In this program, presenters from the Sixth International Sound Colloquium, held in Colorado in 1998,...

Pete Townshend: Who I Am

He is one of the greatest musical talents Britain has ever produced. But even as the principle songwriter and lead guitarist for The Who, it would be unjust to define Pete...

Kickin' Back

The artistry of John Smith speaks for itself. "Just being real" is a prominent theme throughout all his music. and yet, to simply say that John Smith is a great...

Memorable Music: Classical, Rock, And More - What Makes The Best So Great

Learn from five remarkable professors in this set of One Day University presentations on the history and evolution of popular music. The most basic definition of music is simply...

Finding a Way to Live in Love

A pioneer in the world music community, Jai Uttal's musical roots embrace a rich variety of cultures.  His compositions are a merging of his passion for eastern ecstatic chanting...

The Music and Mythocracy of Col. Bruce Hampton A Basically True Biography

Col. Bruce Hampton was a charismatic musical figure who launched and continued to influence the jam band genre over his fifty-plus years performing. Part bandleader, soul singer,...

Effortless Mastery: Liberating the Master Musician Within, Book & Includes Online Downloadable code

Playing music should be as simple and natural as drawing a breath, yet most musicians are hindered by self-consciousness, apprehension, self-doubt, and stress. Before we can truly...

Chanting:  The Sound of Spirit

The magic of chanting has a calming, awakening and sometimes even consciousness-altering mystery about it.  From singing hymns together in church to learning nursery songs in...