Program Details

Sound and Meditation

April 20 / 10:00 AM - April 21 / 5:00 PM

Put the play back into playing music through the art of listening.

Stuart Dempster,
Professor Emeritus, School of Music,
University of Washington

Lance Brunner,
Professor of Musicology,
University of Kentucky

Beloved Shambhala Art teacher Lance Brunner is back, teaming up with Stuart Dempster for a workshop on the art of listening, play and authentic expression that may include a "sound walk" or two. Look for moments of interplay between seriousness and humor. Open to all ears, 8 years and older.

Here's a short video about Stuart Dempster, which might give you a better idea of what to expect from this program:

This is a weekend program, and Lance will be there both days, but Stuart will be there on Saturday only.

Saturday - Sunday, April 20 - 21, 2013
10:00 AM to 5:00 PM, with noon lunch break

$60 Regular Price
$55 Shambhala Members
$10 (per day) Eckstein students
$25 (per day) Eckstein families

Note for Eckstein students and families: you won't be able to pay online when you register (because we don't have a price category for you in our database), but you can still register online, and then you can pay by cash or check at the program.

Prerequisites: None.

Location: Eckstein Middle School, 3003 NE 75th St., Seattle, WA.

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