BRAVO! VAK: SONG OF BECOMING
A Stunning Culmination to a Year-long Commitment
On September 20-21 Ann Dyer and her monumental choir of "everyday voices" performed Dyer's YBCA-commissioned piece, Vak: Song of Becoming to sold-out houses of enthralled audience members. The piece, inspired by the Indian goddess Vak who brings the world into being through sound vibration, was the culmination of a year-long project with the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts during which time Dyer trained individuals in the ancient philosophies and practices of yogic sound which were later used as a foundation for the final piece. The results as reported by these audience members: a modern musical awakened
> photos of the show > audience response
SUNDAY SOUND SADHANA:
Evenings of Sound, Song & Silence
at Mountain Yoga, Oakland starting January 19
After realizing the monumental premiere performance of the 70-person Vak Choir in Vak: Song of Becoming at the YBCA this fall, Director Ann Dyer returns to Sunday night chanting at MYoga. The first of of her six-week Sunday Sound Sadhana series of 2014, ta sweet, simple, and relaxed coming together in song and silence, ecstasy and contemplation. Everyone welcome!
SOJOURN TO FEZ INTERNATIONAL
SACRED MUSIC FESTIVAL
With Ann Dyer June 13-21, 2014 Fes, Morocco
Be among a small group of travelers to join this sojourn to Morocco for a magical, life-altering immersion of sacred music performed in over a dozen venues in the UNESCO heritage site of the historic medina of Fez.