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Gong training

Join us for Gong, Yoga and Healing! Learn and have fun with Mehtab Benton (USA), author and originator of Gong Yoga. Become a gong player, advance your gong playing skills and have a profound healing gong experience!


tbc, london GB

Type of Event

  • Teacher Training

Yoga Styles



Jun 22 to
Jun 23
09:30 amto17:00 pm

How to Play the Gong
Saturday-Sunday, 22-23 June, 9:30AM-5PM



Full Description

A complete course in How to Play the Gong, from the beginning level to intermediate playing techniques. In this training, you will learn how to play the gong and explore its uses in meditation, therapy, and relaxation. Everyone will have an opportunity to play the gong and experience first-hand the techniques discussed in class.

You will learn:

Techniques for single and combination mallet strikes

The effects of playing different areas and percussion points of the gong

How to create a full experience of sound with rhythm, volume, and playing patterns

How to build playing sequences to create a gong session

How to select and take care of your gong

The role of intuition and meditation in gong playing

The use of the gong in yoga and healing

This class is excellent for teachers wanting to integrate the gong into their classes or anyone interested in learning more about this powerful and transformational instrument. No previous musical training or experience with the gong is required to take this workshop. It is open to everyone.

Upon completion of this 12-hour course, you will receive a certification of completion that demonstrates you have the necessary skills to play the gong in yoga classes and healing practices. This course qualifies for 7.5 CEU credits with KYTA.

Location TBC

£150 per day or £275 for both gong trainings

Discounts available for those who can bring a gong to the course. (Paiste and Meinl only, at least 26”, plus stand and mallet)

Email for details.