The Yoga of Voice & Vibration
Singers, speakers, communicators, teachers!
Actors, musicians, Seekers, chanters!
Are you ready to abandon self-judgement and fear?
Are you ready to express yourself clearly and authentically?
Are you ready to connect with your most unique mode of expression?
Are you ready to meet yourself and others with greater clarity and intention?
Ancient tradition and modern experts agree that traumas and negative cultural conditioning are stored in the fifth chakra (also known as the throat chakra). Stuck energy in this area can present as an inability to express oneself comfortably and easily through speech, song, and vocalization.
Freeing the voice is opens the flow of energy through this important center of expression.
IN THIS FULL DAY IMMERSION YOU WILL
~ Use your voice with ease
~ Let go of tension and strain
~ Heighten sound awareness – allowing you to experience your inner landscape in deeper more profound ways naturally leadingto feelings of groundedness and self-confidence;
~ Develop a true and deep connection with your vibrational fingerprint, that magnetic force that is your essence
~ Learn to listen, receive, and generate sound that supports a felt sense of interconnection between you, your loved ones, family, community and the greater world.
~ Recognize the power of your unique voice vibration to connect deeply with yourself, your purpose, and with others in fulfilling and loving ways that promote beauty and joy.
~ Consciously express and embody your authentic sound with ease
~ Artfully express from a place of freedom and strength
~ Restructure negative pathways leading to greater grounding in your pure potential leading to a fully embodied expression
If you have a heart, you have a song!
If you have a pulse, you have rhythm!
If you have a voice, you can use it!
~ Explore your relationship to your voice
~ Explore intonation, range, flexibility, and expressiveness of the voice
~ Heighten focus through sounding and singing
~ Heighten awareness of vibration, frequency, energy field
~ Learn practical tools to take home
~ Emerge with a greater understanding of your personal energetic blocks and practical tools to access and support your voice.
~ Increase confidence in your voice
~ Recognize authentic expression and heart-centered communication
~ Clear the pathway between your heart and actuated expression in the world
EXPERIENCE THE FREEDOM OF:
~ Releasing self-judgement
~ Gaining awareness of and letting go of the myths you have about your voice;
~ Using your authentic voice
~ Connecting to the source of your voice
~ Embodying the pure potential of your unique vibration
~ Forgiving and releasing what has been standing in your way
“Kimberly’s loving energy made the class joyful and fun, and her practical and applicable instruction gave me real tools I could bring home and practice with. She helped me to recognize and take steps to move past judgements and myths I have believed about my own ability to sing and express myself through song. After class I felt lighter and more connected to life… and I have a new level of confidence and belief in my ability to sing.” ~ Sonia Reback
“Kimberly is a powerful healer, reminding me of my strength. Her singing is sacred and holy. She cracks open hearts with her voice. Everyone was deeply touched, moved, and brought to tears as you led us (and this includes the unseen ones too).” ~ Ellen
“Kim’s soul work has had a huge impact on my self confidence/self worth, giving me the tools to empower my self by connecting to my voice. She creates such a beautiful container that feels safe and nurturing. I always leave with life enhancing tools to use everyday. Looking back on my life since starting this journey it has shifted in ways that has left me empowered instead of disconnected. I now know that every experience good or challenging are my teachers to learn and grow from. I am forever grateful to you Kim for guiding me back to my heart.” ~ Caroline
FREE MY VOICE!
WHAT TO EXPECT:
~ Gathering in a stunning Topanga location, we will plunge into a full-day immersion of joyous sounding, singing, gentle movement, and vocal pedagogy.
~ Engage in fun and contemplative body, mind, and spirit practices intended to create flow, release tension and holding, allowing for greater freedom in expression and ease in the voice.
~ Vegetarian/vegan lunch will be fully catered, including morning refreshments and a delicious afternoon local, organic juice/smoothies will top it all off!
Sunday, March 25, 2018
9am – Your relationship with your voice and breath
10am – Morning raga and pranayama (group singing and breathing exercises, exploring tone, flexibility, expressiveness, easeful production)
11am – light refreshment
11:15 am – aligning the voice
12p Fully catered local Organic Vegetarian Lunch
1pm Basic mechanics of singing
2pm Discussion of devotional singing
2:30p Organic smoothie and stretching
3-5 pm Devotional singing (Sound, Song, and Stillness/Song Circle)
5-6p Review and closing circle
split payment is available. Please inquire.
I’M FULLY IN!
Kimberly Haynes has dedicated her life to healing through sound and music. A survivor of childhood trauma, she spent many years lost in a cycle of anxiety, addictions, and self-destructive patterns. Through intense spiritual practice, fierce determination, and a deeply devotional relationship to her craft, Kimberly was able to lift herself out of destruction. In doing the painstaking work of recovery, release, and finally healing the wounds of her soul, she is a uniquely qualified guide for those seeking reconnection with their true voice, both inner and outer.
With a vast reservoir of experience and insight into the transformative power of music and singing, Kimberly’s background includes:
30+ years of vocal pedagogy,
20 years study of sacred music from around the world,
15 years Jewish studies and cantorial service in a Los Angeles synagogue,
Deep, continuous study and practice of yogic science
5 years apprenticeship in sound healing gatherings and traditional South American ritual
3 years study of Kirtan (Indian chanting)
3 years leading Sacred Song Circles
Award winning recording artist
Kimberly has been blessed to bring sacred song intensives and song healing ceremonies to those who, like her, seek a deeper connection to all that is.