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Your Rhythm, Your Life: Groove Tools for Mind-Body-Spirit

with Loire Cotler & Glen Velez

A Three-Day Workshop
Sat. & Sun., March 13 – 14, 2021, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm ET; 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm ET
& Thursday, March 18, 2021, 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm ET


Join Glen Velez, a four-time Grammy-Award-winning iconic master drummer, and Loire Cotler, a critically acclaimed Rhythm Vocalist and Music Therapist, for an uplifting and energizing 3-session workshop around deep rhythmic discovery to enrich your daily life and enliven your professional work in the healing arts. No prior experience is required for this course.

Topic highlights include:

  • Bring rhythm into your physicality using simple movements, gestures, overtone chanting and the ancient vocal art of South Indian drum language
  • Discover how your body is alive with pulse and how to apply creative expression in the healing arts
  • Learn how to use frame drums, shakers and your voice (essential shamanic instruments) to guide sonic adventures
  • Experience the bliss of a flowing pulse and the healing power of rhythm and creative expression

Note: This program will be offered online. Sessions of all our online programs will be recorded and shared with registrants after each is completed for 90 days.


This is the eleventh course in the Integrative Sound & Music Certificate Program — a 12-part, 9-month intensive study of the power of sound and music — and can be taken as either part of the SMI Certificate Program or individually. Designed as an interactive, exciting and energizing experiential workshop, you will learn a variety of musical techniques from industry acclaimed experts and how to apply the power of sound in your professional and personal practices.


  • Prerequisites: No 
  • Supplies list for the class: N/A
  • Zoom Software Requirements: This is an online course which requires Zoom webinar software. Zoom is easy to use. Click HERE to make sure your computer is set-up correctly.

Your Rhythm, Your Life: Groove Tools for Mind-Body-Spirit

  • 3 Session(s)
  • Mar 13 2021 10:00 AM ET





Loire Cotler is a critically acclaimed Rhythm Vocalist whose life is defined by the healing power of music and a mission to show the world the rhythmic power of the voice.

Glen Velez

Glen Velez is a four-time Grammy winning master drummer, founding father of the modern frame drum movement, and Percussive Arts Society Hall of Fame Inductee.


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