Tuning In with Vicki
Educational and Entertaining Sonic Healing Workshops & Performances
Virtuoso guitarist, songwriter and Certified BioSonic Repatterning Instructor, Vicki Genfan, offers a unique sonic healing workshop that provides quality, high-level and enjoyable training in sound healing with tuning forks followed by a mesmerizing post-workshop musical performance.
Why BioSonics Repatterning and Tuning Forks?
BioSonics Repatterning is a natural method of healing and consciousness development using tuning forks and other sound modalities based on the sonic ratios inherent in nature. There are an abundance of benefits that result from the “tuning” of your body utilizing tuning forks. Vicki Genfan’s workshop will introduce attendees to the history and science behind tuning forks, the proper method by which the tuning forks are to be used, and the benefits of their use, which include:
• Provides instantaneous, deep state of relaxation
• Encourages the release of Nitric Oxide which strengthens your
Immune system and fights free radicals
• Improves mental clarity and brain functioning
• Increases your level of physical energy and mental concentration
• Relieves stress by drawing your body into a centered space
• Develops and refines your sonic abilities
• Enhances massage, acupressure, dream work and meditation
• Brings your nervous system into balance
• Integrates left and right brain thought patterns
Tuning In with Vicki Genfan Workshop Overview
Introductory Workshop (90 Min.)
• Introduction to Sound Healing & Cymatics (Wave Phenomena)
• The science and theory behind the tuning forks – how and why they are healing
• Whether you/your organization is focused on healing arts in general or a more specific practice such as music therapy, psychotherapy, sports rehabilitation, meditation, hypnosis, yoga, massage, reiki, polarity therapy, or music/sound, Vicki can tailor the workshop to fit your group’s specific needs and practices.
Additional Workshops: – TUNING IN – Levels 1 and 2
In addition to the Introductory Workshop, Level One and Level Two workshops are also available and provide additional hands-on application as well as more advanced training. For further information, please contact us.
• RHYTHM FOR LIFE
This class is for all levels, no experience necessary. Drawing from eastern and western traditions, we’ll sharpen our rhythmic awareness and expand our rhythmic vocabularies by combining inner (meditative) work with outer (walking, chanting, moving) rhythm exercises. Through group rhythm circles, we’ll explore pulsation, syncopation, beat, off-beats, sub-division and more – all with a sense of spontaneity, flow and FUN!!
ABOUT VICKI GENFAN
Vicki Genfan’s extensive knowledge of music and sound are apparent. A world-class, virtuoso guitarist and songwriter, Vicki uses a uniquely masterful and percussive “slap-tap” method of playing and applies that method in 32 different tunings, further demonstrating her fascination with sound and innovation. Vicki was named the 2008 Guitar Player Magazine “Guitar Superstar,” tours the US and Europe, has released four CDs, an instructional DVD “3D Acoustic Guitar,” and has a signature model guitar made by Luna Guitars.
While furthering her musical career, Vicki also studied a form of Energy Healing called Polarity Therapy and became a nationally Registered Practitioner in 1996. At the same time, under the study of John Beaulieu, N.D., Ph.D (one of the foremost philosophers and major innovators in sound healing), Vicki became a certified BioSonic Repatterning practitioner. She has taught in healing centers and massage schools throughout the US such as The New York Open Center, Polarity and Yoga Center of Malverne NY and the Austin School of Massage.
Vicki’s musicianship and healing arts training and expertise, coupled with her warm, gracious presentation approach, make her a skilled and delightful workshop leader who can transition from education to entertainment as she follows the workshop with a performance of her world-class music … the perfect way to let the mind and body integrate the insights, healing and new possibilities that often arise in
What are people saying about Vicki’s Tuning Forks practice and instruction?
“Vicki Genfan is a special teacher who understands music, clinical practice, and sound healing. She knows sound healing from the perspective of getting results and she understands how sound healing integrates with other modalities like bodywork and psychotherapy. I recommend her classes for musicians who want to understand how sound and music heal as well as therapists who want to integrate sound healing into their practice. She is an expert with tuning forks and their applications and lives the creative uses of sound and music in her life.”
– Dr. John Beaulieu, N.D., Ph.D