Voice, Music and Percussion with live music
“The name Gita means song, and I have often felt my soul hadn’t sung. I’ve been fascinated with voice, singing and self-expression for some time, to the extent of having some singing lessons. Through my contacts in France I heard Sergio Cruz was offering the Music, Voice and Percussion extension as a residential 5-day block and I booked it straightaway.
There were 80 of us and it was an incredible experience, when I got back home my heart chakkra has started to spin. I decided I would offer it as my next workshop, the date having already been booked; and I also wanted live musicians, like Sergio led it.
Then the miracle happened! The very next day after I returned from France was my 1st timers’ class, and when I asked if anyone knew any musicians Tuomo put his hand up, he was a guitarist and composer! one down and a drummer to find. I rang an old friend, Mudimo, who said he’d just moved and everything was locked away in storage. I asked if he could refer me to someone else and explained what would be required and how we’d work together. He instantly offered to do it himself….
27 November was a joyous occasion and a dynamic learning experience for all of us as we explored, experimented and created together. A first in the UK, Biodanza with live musicians”