December 8 - 15, 2018

Michael Mayzel and Ayi Wong

Shanti Sounds Training

Learn how to play gongs and crystal alchemy bowls in the natural beauty of Costa Rica.
In this retreat, you will learn fundamentals, as well as advanced techniques which will empower you to facilitate your own spiritual practice as well as create and share Sound Journeys with others.
Open to all… no previous playing experience necessary.

The retreat will culminate with optional participation in an all-night Gong Puja in Nosara.

Join Michael and Ayi Wong Mayzel in a week-long training learning how to play and work with sacred instruments, with special attention to gongs and alchemy crystal bowls.
As the distributor of Paiste gongs and Crystal Tones alchemy bowls in Costa Rica, there will be over 60 various artisan instruments for you to experience and practice on.

You will :

– Learn the basics as well as more advanced techniques for playing gongs and alchemy crystal bowls…
– Sensitize yourself to the energy of the sounds through a daily practice of Qi Gong.
– Learn how to create a transformative environment through sound…
– Learn how to hold a sacred space through sound…for yourself and for others.
– Deepen your personal practice… learning how to be mindful of sound and with silence …
Learn how Sound can facilitate a healing process.
… and more….

For further information, please email:

or Ayi

Teacher Bio

With the blend of their unique backgrounds, Michael and Ayi bring a special alchemy to the creation of sound… sharing Sound Journeys and teaching in Europe, North America and Costa Rica. Their work has supported thousands of individuals, as well as professionals, larger groups and institutions.… including training the music therapy department of one of the largest residential school of special needs in the United States. Their firsthand knowledge in the creation of the instruments they teach allow Michael and Ayi an intimate understanding of their uniqueness and potential.

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