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Song Laboratory- Shamanic voice work- Throat chakra

Join us a journey of discovery of your own voice through traditional singing, shamanic drumming and guided chakra meditation

When

Oct 22 to
Oct 23
2016
10:00 amto18:00 pm

Price

£165

£140 for early birds before June 20th

Full Description

Dear all,

after meeting and working with these beautiful beings, I am delighted to announce that the founders of Laboratorium Piesni- Alina and Kamila- are coming to facilitate workshops in the Uk this autumn.
This will be very special events and the first ones in the Uk so far, so it is expected to sell out pretty quickly. Places are limited and will go fast, so get in touch promptly to reserve your spot and feel free to share with others who might be interested.

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* Song Laboratory workshop (in English)

led by Alina Jurczyszyn & Kamila Bigus
21-23.10. 2016, London
28-30.10.2016, Edinburgh

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Laboratorium Pieśni (Song Laboratory) leads traditional singing workshops, using Alina Jurczyszyn author’s method of work with voice, body and breath, inspired by trainings of Centre for Theatre Practices GARDZIENICE and music works of Grotowski Institute, in its forest base in Brzezinka (Poland). Workshops are an opportunity to meet within a song, creating a space for free creativity for those, who have a natural need of vocal expression and would like to start (or continue) an adventure with the voice and traditional songs, as a material for work.

Workshops are focused on:
1. group practice of music and traditional singing (working with traditional songs, learning singing in traditional polyphony);
2. phenomenon of voice and its strengthening (emission, voice projection, breath training);
3. awakening of the natural human musicality (the musical sensation of the world);
4. partner and group activities (building a state of mindfulness, mutual respect and responsibility for common work, ability to fit to the group, creating a creative energy, mutual support and exploiting the potential of each participant).

How to prepare:
Take comfortable clothes (we will move) and water. We work barefoot or in comfortable indoor shoes. Bring one traditional song that you know by heart (no matter what language) that you can share with the group.

Workshops are led by the founders of Laboratorium Pieśni: Alina Jurczyszyn and Kamila Bigus.

Alina Jurczyszyn
a singer, for about ten years has worked with traditional songs from many cultures, leading workshops, travelling, gathering songs at their sources, a graduate of Akademia Praktyk Teatralnych Gardzienice and the faculty of humanities with the specialisation of theatre studies at the University of Gdańsk, a field researcher (Albania, Serbia, Macedonia, Poland); founder of bands: Laboratorium Pieśni (Laboratory of the Song) and Annutara, an actress (Gardzienice, Off the Bicz Theatre), a director (Seasons, Empty Nights – Songs that come to an end), artistic coordinator of the Laboratory of the Song Academy and the Etnowiosnowisko Festival.

Kamila Bigus
a violinist, graduate of the Stanisław Moniuszko State Academy of Music in Gdansk, a session and orchestral musician, member of many musical projects in Tri-City: Annutara, Laboratorium Pieśni (Laboratory of the Song), Kropki, False Month. Currently a student of the Academy of Fine Arts in Gdansk.

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:: TIME
21st Oct, Friday 18.00-20.00
22nd Oct, Saturday 11.00-13.00 & 15.00-17.00
23rd Oct, Sunday 11.00-13.00 & 15.00-17.00

:: SPACE
TBC

:: COST
£140 early birds before June 30th // £165 thereafter
£50 non refundable deposit to be paid upon booking

:: INFO & RESERVATION