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Basic Gong Certification with Melanie
May 14 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
One event on May 14, 2020 at 9:00 am
One event on June 18, 2020 at 9:00 am
GOTTA HIT A GONG BASIC WORKSHOP with Melanie Giles-Clapp in association with Red Doors Studio (Hong Kong)
4 hours certification (Incl. hands-on gong practice & certificate)
“The gong is the sound of Creativity itself. One who plays the gong plays the Universe.”– Yogi Bhajan
Those who make payment in full will be given first priority.
PAY: Melanie Giles-Clapp
BANK: Krungthai Bank (KTB)
In this 4 hours intensive you will learn an overview of the history of the gong, the different types of gongs, the basics of approaching a gong, creating rapport with it, and most importantly learn and practice basic strokes and playing patterns.
You will develop your ability to listen, to become one with the gong and to understand how to tap into the universal sound current.
The workshop is suitable for all levels from beginner who has never touched a gong but is interested to learn to those who have had some experience and wish to practice their skills.
If you own a gong then please bring it with you, if not you will be playing our in-house gongs.
Class size is limited to ensure every student gets plenty of gong time
ABOUT THE FACILITATOR
Melanie / Ajeet Nam is a certified Radiant Child & Kundalini Yoga instructor, Reiki Master Teacher, Gong & Tibetan Bowls Therapist offering her services to those seeking balance and wellness within their lives. Born in Hong Kong to a Cantonese mother and British father, she has lived, studied and worked in the UK, Paris and Singapore, settling in Bangkok in 2000.
Melanie is mother to two young children, holds a BA in French & German from London University and a Post-Graduate Certificate in Education from Keele University. She spent a decade in the music business, has taught English, French and Yoga at St. Andrew’s Dusit International School, Bangkok, and continues to manage a family hotel and property business alongside two community studios: Lotus Reiki & Yoga in Bangkok’s Old Town as well as Esmeralda Apartment 4A in Sathorn. Here, she offers weekly Kundalini Yoga classes, Gong Baths and private healing sessions in 5 languages.
Inspired by gratitude towards her many teachers and all those who have helped her through life, she has decided to dedicate hers to the service of others through teaching and holistic therapy. She welcomes all visiting students and teachers to Lotus Reiki & Yoga + Esmeralda and is happy to open her space to host workshops / courses / classes offered by visiting teachers.