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July 3–6, 2014 Thursday–Sunday 3 nights

Tribal Jam! Moving with the Rhythm

Presenter(s)
Toni Bergins, Shaun Laframboise, Allison Gemmel Laframboise, and KDZ: The Kripalu Drummers
Toni Bergins

Toni Bergins, MEd, founder and director of JourneyDance™, is an artistic alchemist and passionate catalyst for people to transform angst into art and vulnerability into strength. Over the past 17 years, she has helped thousands…
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Shaun Laframboise

Shaun Laframboise and Allison Gemmel Laframboise thrive on sharing drumming and yoga with others. Founders of handsdown.org and members of KDZ: The Kripalu Drummers, the duo leads retreats and drum circles, plays at weekly YogaDance™…
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Allison Gemmel Laframboise

Allison Gemmel Laframboise and Shaun Laframboise thrive on sharing drumming and yoga with others. Founders of handsdown.org and members of KDZ: The Kripalu Drummers, the duo leads retreats and drum circles, plays at weekly YogaDance™…
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 KDZ: The Kripalu Drummers

KDZ: The Kripalu Drummers have been performing together for more than a decade and are based in the Berkshire region of Massachusetts. They play regularly at Kripalu (the name KDZ is an abbreviation of "The…
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Program Details

For everyone; no prior drumming experience necessary.

Move and drum with the rhythm. Explore the funk in the sacred and the sacred in the funk. Raise your vibration, increase your joy, and settle into a deep state of peace. This unique workshop brings together the body-mind-spirit union of dancing and drumming.

In this Tribal Jam holiday weekend, you

  • Move and dance with Toni Bergins to the live drumming of KDZ and other music specifically selected to inspire full aliveness
  • Learn African-style hand-drumming techniques with Shaun Laframboise, Allison Gemmel Laframboise, Adrian Bennett, and Henry Horning of KDZ
  • Infuse yourself with rhythm in exuberant drum circles
  • Get fully into your body in ways that feel nourishing and supportive
  • Release fear, inhibition, and judgment
  • Express yourself spontaneously and authentically.

Discover celebratory states of devotion-in-motion with Toni and KDZ as you feed your creativity, commune with source energy, and transform limiting beliefs into positive strengths. Come set your spirit free!