Sound Healing workshop with Ruth Cunningham
Saturday, February 15, 2020, 10:30 AM
Ruth Cunningham, a founding member of the group Anonymous 4, will lead a workshop on using the voice and music as tools for personal transformation in the sanctuary at the Church of St. Martin-in-the-Fields, from 10:30 a.m to 12:30 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 15. Admission is $25.
Explore how to use practices such as humming, toning chant, sung prayer and simple improvisation to create a daily sound/prayer practice to continue after the workshop. The workshop will conclude with a prayerful musical meditation created just for this gathering, in which Ruth will sing and play the harp as well as a variety of wind instruments.
About Ruth Cunningham
Ruth Cunningham is a sound healing practitioner and was a founding member of Anonymous 4. She specializes in early music performance as well as improvisational sacred music from varied spiritual traditions in both liturgical and concert settings. She teaches workshops on using the voice for healing and music as a spiritual practice.
With Anonymous 4, Ruth performed in concerts and festivals throughout the United States, Europe and the Far East and made thirteen recordings. Ruth’s own CD releases are Light and Shadow: Chants, Prayers and Improvisations and Harpmodes: Journey for Voice and Harp. She has released two CDs of multi faith chants with colleague Ana Hernandez: Blessed by Light and HARC: Inside Chants. She has also performed and recorded renaissance music with Pomerium and is a regular member of the choir of St James church in New York City. Learn more about Ruth on her website.
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