EVENTS WITH SACREDFIRE


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UPCOMING EVENTS

Previous events

From Stillness to Ecstasy ~ Sound Journey & Drumming Concert

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The Net Loft, 1960 Murray Rd, Gabriola Island

Tickets: $20 CAD (advance) + $.75 transaction fee / $25 (CAD) (door) www.sacredfiremusic.com

Tickets on sale at Nature Spirit Earth Market (3-480 North Road, Gabriola) and online, by clicking on the button below.

FROM STILLNESS TO ECSTASY Meditative Sound Journey & Ecstatic Drumming Concert

A two-part evening with SacredFire, Mystical Worldbeat Artists

Saturday, May 18th 2019 (7 -9 p.m.) At The Net Loft (1960, Murray Rd, Gabriola)

GROUND * RELEASE TENSION * CELEBRATE COMMUNITY * RAISE YOUR ENERGY!

♥ Watch the full moon rise on the ocean in front of the Net Loft ♥

EVENING OUTLINE

6:30 p.m. Doors open

7:00 p.m. Meditative Sound & Music Journey ~ Release tension, ground, raise your vibration

7:45 p.m. Break, mingle & share

8:00 p.m. Ecstatic drumming concert ~ Stretch, dance, celebrate the full moon! ~ Bring your drum! (you will be invited to join at the end)

8:45 p.m. Meet & greet with SacredFire’s MJ & Dean

9:00 p.m. Blessings & Goodbyes

ATTENTION WELLNESS PRACTITIONERS: LET'S CREATE COMMUNITY!

Are you a wellness practitioner? Do you offer services that help bring peace and well-being? Please feel free to bring your business cards and flyers. There will be a table to advertise your products and services.

BIO

SacredFire travels the globe, igniting spirits and bringing a sense of harmony & connection with their Concerts & Workshops.

The eclectic music of SacredFire combines heart-opening, lush vocals with ecstatic drumming and high vibrational sounds, swathed in worldwide traditional influences. They use musical expression as an empowering tool, to create a feeling of wholeness and well-being and build pathways between humans and their ancestral, inner wisdom.

“Absolutely one of the most outstanding things I have ever experienced! It’s something you’ll never forget!” — BBC Radio 2’s Johnnie Walker

SacredFire’s music is infused with the energy of the natural elements. They are based on Vancouver Island, British-Columbia, surrounded by the beauty of ocean, forest & mountains. Their sound carries Tribal New Age, Operatic, Shamanic, Yoga & Meditation, Progressive Rock and Celtic influences.

Women of the Fire

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2787 Burde St., Port Alberni, BC

MJ Vermette will be offering a Sound Healing Ceremony during this empowering weekend for women.

Get the full information and registration link here: https://www.facebook.com/events/542857112795164/

We invite you to experience a weekend of self nurturing - an All About You weekend.

The cost for the weekend includes all Accommodation and all Meals, as well as Energy Healing, Ceremonies, Meditations, Drumming Journeys, Sauna, massage chairs, aroma facials, Spa bar and much more for the 2 full days, so many opportunities to spoil yourself and also just relax and receive !

Women of the Fire weekend is aptly named; for we as women walk through fire at most stages in our lives, strong and able to handle anything our family and life demands of us. This weekend is for you to receive, revitalize and recharge!

This weekend will be all about you!

Relax, rejuvenate and rediscover your inner beauty and strength.

Be revitalized by our Healing Oasis of various gentle forms of Energywork. The treatment sessions include a variety of healing modalities, such as reiki, energy healing, crystal healing, reflexology, intuitive readings and much more for two full days !!

Become energized by exploring your inner strength and discovering your life passion through the relaxed but empowering transformation ceremonies; and the rhythm of the drums at night.

Be re-inspired with life in a community of like minded sisters.

The Women of the Fire weekend will assist in regenerating and recharging yourself; returning into the world with a new outlook of optimism and energy!

We are a group of Lightworker/body workers who will provide a relaxed, and safe environment to facilitate the exploration of your own personal power as a woman.

Women of the Fire - A weekend all about YOU!

The weekend includes all Accommodation and all Meals, as well as Energy Healing, Ceremonies, Meditations, Drumming Journeys, Sauna, massage chairs, aroma facials, Spa bar and much more for the 2 full days.

It is a Zen, Funky, Bohemian, retreat-like venue, that is rustic, yet still providing all the luxuries of a infra red sauna, massage shower, regular shower, bathtub and bathrooms.

The weekend includes ALL Accommodation and delicious meals - as well as all Bodywork and Energy Healing, examples are: Sound Healing, Sacred Circles, Drum Journey, and the Healing Oasis of Chakra Healing, Crystal Healing, Reflexology, Munay Ki, Reiki, energy healing, crystal healing, intuitive readings and more.

Women of the Fire - A weekend all about YOU!

More information: https://www.facebook.com/events/542857112795164/

Weekly Creative Singing Circle

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Address upon registration, Ladysmith (Vancouver Island)

LOCATION: In Ladysmith (address upon registration)

TIME: 3-4:30 PM

COST: $75 (bundle of 5 circles ~ come any Sunday) or Drop-in: $18. We will not turn anyone away for financial reasons... by donation for those in need.

PAYMENTS: Cash, check or E-transfer

INFO & REGISTRATION: To register, please send an email to mj(at)sacredfiremusic.com or phone 604-848-9543.

The Island Creative Singing Circle gets together each Sunday in Ladysmith (Vancouver Island), from 3 pm to 4:30 pm. New members & drop-ins welcome at any time!

Everyone CAN sing! We just don't all sound the same!

In a relaxed and joyful atmosphere, you will experience: ~ Simple body and voice warm-ups; ~ Breath work, voice yoga, visualization and sound meditation to help cleanse, strengthen and circulate life energy in the body; ~ Voice and rhythm games as well as spontaneous solo, duo, trio and group improvisations; ~ Easy, colorful, liberating rituals, using the voice and sometimes percussion.

Explore song improvisation and circle singing, using your creativity and your intuition. We make it easy, fun, relaxing & empowering!

No experience needed :)

All About You - Women of the Fire Weekend

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Port Alberni, BC

MJ Vermette will be offering a Sound Healing Ceremony during this empowering weekend for women.

Experience a weekend of self nurturing - an All About You weekend.

The cost for the weekend includes all Accommodation and all Meals, as well as Bodywork, Energy Healing, Ceremonies, Meditations, Drumming Journeys, Sauna, massage chairs, aroma facials and much more for the 2 full days, so many opportunities to spoil yourself and also just relax and receive !

Women of the Fire weekend is aptly named; for we as women walk through fire at most stages in our lives, strong and able to handle anything our family and life demands of us. This weekend is for you to receive, revitalize and recharge!

This weekend will be all about you!

Relax, rejuvenate and rediscover your inner beauty and strength.

Be revitalized by our Healing Oasis of various gentle forms of bodywork. The treatment sessions include a variety of healing modalities, such as reflexology, massage, reiki, energy healing, crystal healing, intuitive readings and much more for two full days !!

Become energized by exploring your inner strength and discovering your life passion through the relaxed but empowering transformation ceremonies; and the rhythm of the drums at night.

Be re-inspired with life in a community of like minded sisters.

The Women of the Fire weekend will assist in regenerating and recharging yourself; returning into the world with a new outlook of optimism and energy!

We are a group of Lightworker/body workers who will provide a relaxed, and safe environment to facilitate the exploration of your own personal power as a woman.

Women of the Fire - A weekend all about YOU!

For registration, Click Here https://yn101.infusionsoft.com/app/form/women-of-the-fire-form

Cost: $ 350.00 - $425.00 depending on accommodation choices

The weekend includes ALL Accommodation and delicious meals - as well as all Bodywork and Energy Healing, examples are: Sound Healing, Sacred Circles, Drum Journey, and the Healing Oasis of Chakra Healing, Crystal Healing, Reflexology, Munay Ki, Reiki, energy healing, crystal healing, intuitive readings and more.

It is a Zen, Funky, Bohemian, Mystical, retreat-like venue, that is rustic, yet still providing all the luxuries of a infra red sauna, massage shower, regular shower, bathtub and bathrooms.

Accommodations: Options include fully private bedrooms $425.00 - shared bedroom with 1 other person $400.00, semi private cozy curtain beds in our Lovely home - $350.00, private sleeping in the Cozy Comfort Cabin $400.00 or Haley Bop Comet $300.00.

You may choose a no accommodation option for $300.00 Remember though, that much of the camaraderie and socializing happen after the last event of the day has ended.

Women of the Fire - A weekend all about YOU!

Location: 2787 Burde St. Port Alberni, B.C.

WEEKLY CHANTING CIRCLE in Ladysmith

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Address upon registration, Ladysmith (Vancouver Island)

EVERY THURSDAY (10:30 am - 12 pm) FROM OCTOBER 4TH TO DECEMBER 6TH, 2018), in Ladysmith (Vancouver Island).

Explore the healing gifts of chanting, toning and mantra singing. Focused on conscious intention and mindful expression, you are invited to express meaningful and sacred sounds as medicine for the soul.

Sounds are produced in a meditative state, using the voice to carry us closer to being «whole»: body, mind and spirit. Movement may sometimes accompany sound, allowing the physical body to be an active part of the meditative process.

Chanting help you relax, release tension, raise your vibration, open up your energy flow and create Joy!

COST: $50 (5-week bundle ~ save $15) or $13 drop-in

PAYMENT: Cash, check, E-transfer

INFO & REGISTRATION: Please send an email to https://sacredfiremusic.com/contact

or phone: 604-848-9543

WEEKLY CREATIVE SINGING CIRCLE in Ladysmith

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Address upon registration, Ladysmith (Vancouver Island)

Every Sunday* in Ladysmith (Vancouver Island), Sept. 30 - Dec. 9th 2018

*Except Nov. 11th

Complete info: https://sacredfiremusic.com/vancouver-island-creative-singing-circle

Explore song improvisation and circle singing, using your creativity and your intuition. We make it easy, fun, relaxing & empowering! 

Together, we create songs, rhythms and harmonies with the intention of celebrating community, releasing stress, raising mindful awareness, bringing peace and sharing deep joy! 

We  play with fun vocal improv games, group toning, harmonizing and spontaneous melody. You could be writing lyrics; playing percussion or improvising spoken word or singing in intuitive language. 

Adults and teens welcome. No experience needed.  

Everyone CAN sing! No experience needed! 

In a relaxed and joyful atmosphere, you will experience: 

  • Simple body and voice warm-ups; 

  • Breath work, voice yoga, vizualisation and sound meditation to help cleanse, strengthen and circulate life energy in the body; 

  • Voice and rhythm games as well as spontaneous solo, duo, trio and group improvisations; 

  • Easy, colorful, liberating rituals, using the voice and sometimes percussion.

COST:  $75 (5-week registration)  or  Drop-in: $18 

PAYMENTS: Cash, check, E-transfer

INFO & REGISTRATION

To register, please contact MJ via email: https://sacredfiremusic.com/contact

or by phone 604-848-9543.

Blessed Coast Music, Yoga & Arts Festival

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Cheekye Ranch, Squamish, BC

SacredFire will be featured at the 2018 Blessed Coast Music, Yoga & Arts Festival in beautiful Squamish, British-Columbia (Canada).

"Join us for the Fourth Annual Blessed Coast Music Yoga & Arts Festival in Squamish, BC. We feature 3 days of the world's most groundbreaking music with BC's most inspired yoga teachers, elders and facilitators. Lead by our Indigenous elders we open and close this family friendly community gathering, in ceremony. The festival is nestled along the Cheakamus River and features riverside camping and stunning views of the Tantalus peaks. This year's Blessed Coast opens on July 27 and promises to continue its tradition of deep cultural therapy and joyous celebration."

SacredFire is scheduled to play on Saturday, July 28th, from 1:30 - 2:20 pm - (schedule to be confirmed).

Featuring special guest Owen McCall on the didgeridoo.

Bring your drums & rattles!

Sound & Energy Summer Solstice Celebration

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Unity Church of Nanaimo, 2331 East Wellington Rd, Nanaimo, BC V9R 6V7

Sound & Energy Summer Solstice Celebration

Facilitated by MJ Vermette & Dean Richards (www.sacredfiremusic.com)

Ground. Balance. Unify. Celebrate Sound. Celebrate Light!

In a relaxed, open-hearted atmosphere, this Intentional Sound Experience will be initiated by a Guided Sound Meditation, to help you attain a state of deep peace, set your intention for personal awakening & connect you with your inner wisdom. In celebration of the Summer Solstice, you will be invited to honor the earth, and celebrate the light of consciousness within yourself and others, while immersing in the intuitive, mystical drumming & chanting of Worldbeat Music Medicine Artist, MJ Vermette of SacredFire.

You will also experiment hands-on Sound & Energy self-care practices to benefit health, balance and self-awareness, and develop your ability to use your heart intelligence to attain a state of stillness; to restore & shift your energy. If you have any, bring your drums, rattles, singing bowls & any other sound healing instruments

The benefits of Sound & Energy Medicine Sound & Energy Medicine stimulates the release of endorphin in our bodies, therefore increasing a feeling of well-being and, in some cases, decreasing the need for medication. It provides relief from stress and anxiety, which are known to cause physical and emotional imbalances such as high blood pressure, headaches, insomnia, weight disorders, depression, and other various health issues.

More infoL: https://www.meetup.com/Healing-Naturally-Body-Mind-and-Spirit/events/250475852/

Cowichan Healing Arts Expo - Mystical Concert

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Duncan Community Lodge, 2244 Moose Rd, Duncan, BC

As part of the Cowichan Healing Arts Expo (June 1-3rd, 2018)

Mystical Chants & Drums Concert with SacredFire (June 1st, 7pm)

An evening of Ecstatic Worldbeat Music inspired by the elements of Earth, Water & Fire

Come celebrate Community and raise your energy! Immerse in the mystical, timeless, intentional music of Worldbeat Sound Healing Musicians, MJ Vermette and Dean Richards from SacredFire, The duo’s distinctive musical style conveys the vibration of tribal, Celtic and progressive rock music with opera & devotional new age flavors. On the theme of Earth, Water & Fire, this intimate concert blends sacred sounds & ecstatic drumming with heart-opening, mesmerizing songs, to help you attain a sense of balance, deep joy, nourishment and harmony.

If you have any, bring your drums & rattles, as well as a yoga mat.

$25 - Tickets: https://cowichanhealingarts.yapsody.com/event/index/244121/mystical-chants-drums-concert

Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/800569546808807/

Intuitive Sound Healing Meetup ~ Self-care tips for your well-being (Victoria)

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Fernwood NRG, 1240 Gladstone Ave., Victoria, BC

We will start the evening with a guided sound healing meditation with MJ and Dean of SacredFire.

Then, in a relaxed, open-hearted atmosphere, you will learn easy tips & tricks to connect the energies of voice & sound with the whole of your body and mind. You will experiment the calming and revitalizing gifts of Intuitive Sound Healing with effective tools such as toning, voice yoga, sound meditation and body awareness. You will also experience the rebalancing effects of a variety of carefully chosen traditional sound healing instruments, ranging from drums to singing bowls, chimes, rattles, rain sticks and many others; all of which have a specific role in helping rebalancing the energy flow within.

Focused on your breath, conscious intention and mindful expression, you will be encouraged to trust your inner knowledge in producing meaningful and sacred sounds as energy medicine for the body, mind, heart and soul.

This is an invitation to feel enlightened and empowered; learning basic Intuitive Sound Healing skills that will guide you on the path to awareness and self-transformation, and give you tools to help others such as your family, friends and clients attain a sense of deep peace & unity.

Tickets: $5 at the door

EVENT INFORMATION: https://www.meetup.com/Victoria-Metaphysical-and-Intuitive-Development/events/246906535/

Facilitators: MJ Vermette & Dean Richards of SacredFire

The Power of Sound - Sound & Energy Healing Workshop

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The House of Now, 536 Fifth Street, Courtenay, BC

Learn Intuitive Sound Healing to relax & rejuvenate.

Ground. Balance. Unify. Celebrate Sound. Celebrate Light!

In a relaxed, open-hearted atmosphere, this Intentional Sound Experience will be initiated by a Guided Sound Meditation, to help you attain a state of deep peace, set your intention for personal awakening & connect you with your inner wisdom. You will be invited to honor the earth, and celebrate the light of consciousness within yourself and others, while immersing in the intuitive, mystical drumming & chanting of Worldbeat Music Medicine Artist, MJ Vermette of SacredFire.

You will also experiment hands-on Sound & Energy self-care practices to benefit health, balance and self-awareness, and develop your ability to use your heart intelligence to attain a state of stillness; to restore & shift your energy. If you have any, bring your drums, rattles, singing bowls & any other sound healing instruments

TICKET INFORMATION: https://tinyurl.com/yckz8nnf

Space limited.

$29 (pre-registration until March 30th) or $35 at the door (if there is space left)

Every Friday: Singing Circle at The Fort

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The Fort, 131, Methuen St., Ladysmith, BC

Explore song improvisation and circle singing, using your creativity and your intuition. We make it easy, fun, relaxing & empowering!

Together, we create songs, rhythms and harmonies with the intention of celebrating community, releasing stress, raising mindful awareness, bringing peace and sharing deep joy!

We play with fun vocal improv games, group toning, harmonizing and spontaneous melody. You could be writing lyrics; playing percussion or improvising spoken word or singing in intuitive language.

Adults and teens welcome. No experience needed.

Drop-in: $10 (please confirm your presence before each circle)

The techniques used in this singing circle are inspired by the circle song techniques made popular by Bobby McFerrin (https://youtu.be/TNlmU4nPySI).

FACILITATORS:

The Singing Circle’s facilitator will alternate between MJ Vermette and Ella Morelle (https://emcounsellingservices.com/circlesinging-bedsidesingers)

Intuitive Sound Healing Meetup ~ Self-care tips for your well-being (Comox)

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The Lions Den, 1729 Comox Ave., Comox, BC

In a relaxed, open-hearted atmosphere, learn easy tips & tricks to connect the energies of voice & sound with the whole of your body and mind. Experiment the calming and revitalizing gifts of Intuitive Sound Healing with effective tools such as toning, voice yoga, sound meditation and body awareness. We will also experience the rebalancing effects of a variety of carefully chosen traditional sound healing instruments, ranging from drums to singing bowls, chimes, rattles, rain sticks and many others; all of which have a specific role in helping rebalancing the energy flow within.

Focused on your breath, conscious intention and mindful expression, you will be encouraged to trust your inner knowledge in producing meaningful and sacred sounds as energy medicine for the body, mind, heart and soul.

This is an invitation to feel enlightened and empowered; learning basic Intuitive Sound Healing skills that will guide you on the path to awareness and self-transformation, and give you tools to help others such as your family, friends and clients attain a sense of deep peace & unity.

Tickets:

EVENT INFORMATION: Details to come

Facilitator: MJ Vermette of SacredFire. Biop: https://sacredfiremusic.com/more-about-mj

Deep Peace in Port Alberni - Intentional Music Experience

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The Studio on Third, 3094 3rd ave, Port Alberni, BC

Deep Peace in Port Alberni A soulful, musical experience to ignite your inner fire

POWERFUL … NURTURING … ENCHANTING!

“Absolutely one of the most outstanding things I have ever experienced! It’s something you’ll never forget!” ~ BBC Radio 2’s legendary Johnnie Walker after a SacredFire concert in the UK

Come celebrate Community and raise your energy! Immerse in the mystical, timeless, intentional music of Worldbeat Sound Healing Musicians, MJ Vermette and Dean Richards from SacredFire.

The duo’s distinctive musical style conveys the vibration of tribal, Celtic and progressive rock music with opera & devotional new age flavors. This intimate music concert & sound meditative journey will blend sacred sounds & ecstatic drumming with heart-opening, mesmerizing songs, to help you attain a sense of balance, deep joy, nourishment and harmony. With the theme of Water & Fire, this one-of-a-kind, 2-part experience will allow you to set your intention for personal awakening & connect you with your intuition. MJ & Dean will be offering songs from their album CONTINUUM – Music for Peace & Healing, as well as new material from their upcoming album.

ABOUT SOUND HEALING & INTENTIONAL MUSIC Sound Healing & Intentional Music stimulates the release of endorphin in our bodies, therefore increasing a feeling of well-being and, in some cases, decreasing the need for medication. It provides relief from stress and anxiety, which are known to cause physical and emotional imbalances such as high blood pressure, headaches, insomnia, weight disorders, depression, and other various health issues.

TICKETS: $29 (in advance) / $35 (door) Ticket information: Georgina Cyr: healingall@hotmail.com / 250-720-5587

Sound Meditation & Workshop (Qualicum Beach)

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Sat Nam Studio, 576 Dogwood Road, Qualicum Beach

Part 1: Sound Medicine Meditation with SacredFire. Grounding, relaxing, healing sounds, visualization & intuitive sacred chants.

Part 2: Learn Intuitive Sound Healing techniques to release tension, shift your energy, bring a sense of balance & stillness.

We will explore toning & voice yoga, and learn how to use drums, singing bowls, rattles, rain sticks, etc. for yourself and to help others such as family, friends & clients.

Advance: $45 Door: $55 (if there is space left)

Registrations: Eva Grodt: evagrodt@telus.net (250) 954-1002

Intuitive Sound Healing Meetup ~ Self-care tips for your well-being (Port-Alberni)

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The Star House, Burde St., Port Alberni

In a relaxed, open-hearted atmosphere, learn easy tips & tricks to connect the energies of voice & sound with the whole of your body and mind. Experiment the calming and revitalizing gifts of Intuitive Sound Healing with effective tools such as toning, voice yoga, sound meditation and body awareness. We will also experience the rebalancing effects of a variety of carefully chosen traditional sound healing instruments, ranging from drums to singing bowls, chimes, rattles, rain sticks and many others; all of which have a specific role in helping rebalancing the energy flow within.

Focused on your breath, conscious intention and mindful expression, you will be encouraged to trust your inner knowledge in producing meaningful and sacred sounds as energy medicine for the body, mind, heart and soul.

This is an invitation to feel enlightened and empowered; learning basic Intuitive Sound Healing skills that will guide you on the path to awareness and self-transformation, and give you tools to help others such as your family, friends and clients attain a sense of deep peace & unity.

Tickets: $12

COMPLETE EVENT INFORMATION: https://www.meetup.com/Healing-Naturally-Body-Mind-and-Spirit/events/246684181/

Facilitator: MJ Vermette of SacredFire. Bio: https://sacredfiremusic.com/more-about-mj

Creative Drumming Playshop & Drum Circle

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Address upon registration, Ladysmith, BC

A fun & empowering, CREATIVE DRUMMING playshop & drum circle with MJ Vermette, to explore simple hand drumming games & techniques, to help relax & recharge the body-mind-spirit.

No experience needed!

In the PLAYSHOP part of this event, you will: • Use african djembe drums (bring your own if you have one), as well as the bass drum and other percussion, to express your rhythmic creativity. • Explore body percussion (playful rhythms with your feet and hands). • Experience voice percussion (mouth rhythms, focused on mindful breathing and with a playful intention).

In the second part, you will participate in a DRUMMING CIRCLE. You will be encouraged to express yourself with creative impulse & create community.
Some drums and percussion will be available.

REGISTER HERE: https://sacredfiremusic.com/workshop-registration-2018-02-10-drumming

$15 Early bird registrations before April 8th. $20 after Feb. 8th (please send an E-transfer to mj(at)sacredfiremusic.com) PLEASE INCLUDE YOUR NAME AND EMAIL ADDRESS IN YOUR E-TRANSFER MESSAGE IN ORDER TO RECEIVE A EMAIL WITH THE LOCATION ADDRESS AND WORKSHOP DETAILS*

*$20 Cash payments at the door if there is space left.

Bring a friend!

Info: 604.848.9543

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