If you’re like me, your harmonium is one of the most important items you own. It’s a source of joy, love, music, connection and so much more. Have y […]
Below are 2020 confirmed dates for full-band sacred chant events. Join Mike Cohen + The Shakti Groove for accessible and profoundly heart-opening Kirtan!
Are you ready to take your chant practice deeper? Join us online (private sessions via Skype and in our online classes) and in person in Boulder, CO Denver, CO […]
Folks often ask me about how to pump their bellows effectively and appropriately. Each harmonium is unique, and the key is to refrain from over, or under pumpin […]
I frequently see confusion arising around the LEVEL’S in our school, which are distinct from the CLASSES and INTENSIVES we offer. The confusion tends to s […]
Vocalist and Kirtan Leader Institute instructor Dawnia Dresser has a beautiful way of describing the difference between singing and sacred chant.
1. The Extern […]
In June I visited the Bay Area to work on new tracks and participate in a 4-day Integral Unfolding retreat.
I’m very lucky to have a beautiful and welcoming […]
Three Kinds of Art
Author, musician and educator Greg Thomas turned me on to the teachings of jazz/cultural critic Albert Murray.
Starting at minute 20 of […]
I’m the kind of guy who likes to geek out about things like conversations, so below are my current thoughts on the topic.
The Drama Triangle
I run into so […]