Pinna Joseph: "Chanting, Deep Relaxation, and the Power of Vibration"
2-3:30PM SUNDAY, MAY 26
Read Across America

Chanting is a road to relaxing the body and soul, a way to a peaceful inner self. Sound artist, chantress and Yoga of the Voice™ instructor Pinna Joseph presents an afternoon of attention to the breath, deep listening, exploring the voice as an instrument, vocal meditation (connecting with the sound between the sounds), and call-and-response chanting from many world cultures.

  • Cost: $25.
  • Register below or call 480.730.0205.
  • No previous singing or chanting experience required.
  • Refunds will not be issued within one day of the event.

PINNA JOSEPH is a chantress and sound artist. She received the Yoga of the Voice certification from Vox Mundi School of the Voice with international singer, teacher and music therapist Silvia Nakkach, author of Free Your Voice. Pinna studies with valley jazz coach and pianist Charles Lewis, and has studied with singer Susan Osborn (who teaches full expression of the voice and performed with the Paul Winter Consort), and Valley voice teacher Catherine Dockendorff. Pinna traveled to Brazil to learn chants of that culture while studying Tibetan, Hindu and Sanskrit chanting. She has sung as the cantorial singer with Spirit of the Desert, a Jewish Renewal Community here in the Phoenix area, for over 25 years. Pinna teaches classes, workshops and individual sessions in the chanting of many cultures and offers poetry and song presentations. She co-founded Somatic Sounding with Michele Dante.