How to Play the Gong
Learn and experience the fundamentals of how the gong is played as an instrument for healing and transformation. From the basic mallet techniques to constructing playing sequences, you will learn to play the gong from a place of intuition and elevation. You will discover how to use the three components of gong playing – rhythm, volume, and placement – to create spontaneous playing patterns and an effective gong session.
This hands-on training days will allow you to play several gongs and to find your voice as a gong player. This course is for yoga students, teachers, sound healers, therapists, and everyone who wish to explore the Gong.
In this two-day course for you will learn the foundation practices to become a gong player, including:
Playing positions for the Gong
Basic mallet and striking techniques
The primary playing areas of the Gong
Elementary playing sequences
Controlling volume and experiencing rhythm
Basic Gong care and selection criteria for an optimal playing experience