drum circle

Drumming with battered women in London

Posted by on 4 Feb, 2014 in Blog, drum circle, women | 0 comments

Back in March 2011, I had an opportunity to work with some of the most incredibly brave women I have ever met in my life. Many of these ladies had been victims of violence for much of their lives and were dealing as well as they could with the physical and mental impact of terrible abuse. We were introduced through the Praxis centre for displaced people in London after it was suggested to me that some of my techniques for promoting wellbeing and relaxation might help. Through the Family Care Project, we came to the conclusion that perhaps a drumming session might be the most beneficial to...

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Free Open Day at Jacksons Lane: Drum Circle with Children

Posted by on 3 Oct, 2012 in drum circle | 0 comments

Free Open Day at Jacksons Lane: Drum Circle with Children

I am very lucky to be a tutor at Jacksons Lane Theatre since last January, as I feel I am part of a very vibrant and creative space. At the beginning of September we had a Free Open Day for the local community. When Stuart Cox, the Participation Manager of the theatre asked me if I was interested in running a drum circle for the day I said that I was very happy to do it.  The open day has been a unique opportunity to explore the building and everything it has to offer, as well as discovering the many ways people can become involved. With four hours of theatre, circus, live music, workshops,...

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Drum circle in London: Reuniting body, mind, heart and creative spirit.

Posted by on 21 Sep, 2012 in Blog, drum circle, workshops | 0 comments

This is my first blog post…dear readers, please forgive my English… I am including here a short video I recorded with Steve Nobel. Steve is a writer, coach and co-director if Alternatives St. James (an amazing place for talks on spirituality) and he is helping me to root more deeply my work. We sat together in Green Park and drunk tea and had a lovely chat. It was my first time I spoke about my work in front of the camera and I found it quite challenging…however, it was worth trying and getting started. So please have a...

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Welcome to Harmonic Inspiration

Posted by on 19 Apr, 2012 in drum circle, women, workshops | 1 comment

Welcome to Harmonic Inspiration

Welcome to Harmonic Inspiration, the home of sound, voice and movement workshops in London.   I hold the space for a weekly drum circle, open to all, and full moon and new moon drum circles for women in London (instruments are provided). You can also join me at full day workshops where there is an invitation to use sound and movement to explore your story. Dates of workshops and events are listed in the events calendar. Please enjoy the website and feel free to contact me with any questions. I look forward to meeting you in person soon. Blessings Laura...

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