Silvia Nakkach, MA, MMT is a Grammy® nominated composer and a pioneer in the field of sound and consciousness transformation. A sought after educator, vocal artist, author, and a former music psychotherapist, Silvia has served on the faculty of the California Institute of Integral Studies where she created the premier certificate program on Sound, Voice, and Music in the Healing Arts offered by a major academic institution. She is also the founding director of the international Vox Mundi School of the Voice. For more than 30 years Silvia studied North Indian classical music under the direction of the late Maestro Ali Akbar Khan and various masters of the Art of Dhrupad singing. She is the author of Free Your Voice (Sounds True). Silvia has released 15 CD-Albums, her music drawing elements from contemporary avant-garde to ancient Indian ragas. She travels extensively and resides in the San Francisco Bay area. Silvia is the faculty coordinator of the Open Center Sound and Music Institute (SMI) and works closely with the SMI students both in person and virtually throughout the course of the program.
Explore the use of music to clear and open energetic channels, and as a gateway for therapeutic processes, higher creativity, and community peacemaking. Through guided sound-centered practices and chanting, students will build an original repertoire of medicine melodies to use in shamanic journeys, psychotherapy, performance and sound healing sessions. View Details...