• Handpan Workshop – Beginner to Intermediate

    When: December 6, 2017 @ 8:30 pm
    Where: Gandharva Loka World Music Instrument, 1650 Johnston St, Vancouver, BC V6H 3R5, Canada

    Greg Valou is a composer, producer, and multi-instrumentalist who plays in a wide variety of world music and experimental music projects, including Zimbamoto, Tarab and Naad. Handpan is one of his most loved instruments. For more[…]

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  • A Symbol Of Promise

    When: November 18, 2017 @ 8:30 pm
    Where: St James Anglican Church, 303 E Cordova St, Vancouver, BC V6A 1L4, Canada
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  • DIDGERIDOO WORKSHOP – postponed

    When: August 17, 2017 @ 8:30 pm
    Where: Gandharva Loka World Music Instrument, 1650 Johnston St, Vancouver, BC V6H 3R5, Canada

    This event has been postponed to a later date. Have you ever been curious about the art of playing didgeridoo. ———- Join David Yates of Breathwood (http://youtube.com/c/breathwood) for a delightful adventure into the world of[…]

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  • Rainbows, Dreams, and the Space in Between

    When: April 19, 2017 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
    Where: Rose Temple Collective, 4362 Pine Cres, Vancouver, BC V6J 4L1, Canada

    We invite you to an evening with Jacob Pasterfield: a journey into sound, colour, and light, with a special interest in symbolism and myth. Jacob Pasterfield is a Canadian Sound Healer and musician. He has been[…]

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  • Sound Journey

    When: April 10, 2017 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
    Where: Ocean Breath Yoga, 1521 Foreshore Walk, Vancouver, BC V6H 3X3, Canada

    This event is now fully reserved! We invite you to close your eyes.  Let the worries of life melt away.  Come and join us for a mesmerizing journey through a landscape of ancient and modern[…]

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  • Gong Bath with Kathy Cameron and Marilyn McNeill

    When: November 2, 2016 @ 8:30 pm
    Where: Netloft Cafe, 1666 Johnston St, Vancouver, BC V6H 3R5, Canada

    Planting seeds of peace through the power of sound. Join Kathy Cameron and Marilyn McNeill of the Soul of Sound (http://www.thesoulofsound.com/) as they weave a tapestry of sound with gongs and other world instruments. Net[…]

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  • Partnered Event: Vancouver Fringe Festival: “Walk the Talk”

    When: September 8, 2016 @ 7:00 pm – September 18, 2016 @ 9:00 pm
    Where: Fringe Info Centre, 267 Old Bridge Walk, Vancouver, BC V6H 3R9, Canada

    Some of our friends are putting on a very special show at the Fringe Festival this year, and they will be playing some instruments from Gandharva Loka! ARC Works is proud to produce and welcome[…]

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  • Vocal Toning Workshop Series with Sanya Radovic!

    When: September 1, 2016 @ 8:30 pm – 9:45 pm
    Where: Netloft Cafe, 1666 Johnston St, Vancouver, BC V6H 3R5, Canada

    Please join us for a special series of 4 workshops on Vocal Toning, hosted by Sanya Radovic! Every Thursday at 8:30 PM starting on September 1st – Thursday, Sept. 1st: Muscle Relaxation – – Thursday,[…]

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  • Flamenco! Duo Contra Tiempo: Liron Man & Davide Sampaolo

    When: August 25, 2016 @ 8:30 pm – 9:45 pm
    Where: Netloft Cafe, 1666 Johnston St, Vancouver, BC V6H 3R5, Canada

    Flamenco & Music Lovers! ——— Join us at The Netloft on Granville Island for a night of fabulous Flamenco performed by “Duo Contra Tiempo:” acclaimed musicians Liron Man (Israel) on Guitar and Davide Sampaolo (Italy)[…]

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  • Gong Bath with Jain Wells

    When: August 18, 2016 @ 8:30 pm
    Where: Netloft Cafe, 1666 Johnston St, Vancouver, BC V6H 3R5, Canada

    Are you experiencing stress, anxiety, insomnia, an emotional issue, physical pain or inflammation? These are just some of the conditions that are being alleviated and healed with gong energy. ———- In this 90 minute session[…]

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  • Musical Dialogues with Hamin Honari and Itamar Erez

    When: July 29, 2016 @ 8:30 pm
    Where: Netloft Cafe on Granville Island, 1666 Johnston St, Vancouver, BC V6H 3R5, Canada

    Gandharva Loka presents… “Dialogues” Itamar Erez- guitar Hamin Honari- tombak, daf An uncommon conversation between guitar & percussion, composition & improvisation. Originally from Iran and Israel, the two internationally renowned musicians met here in Vancouver[…]

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  • Sound Journey with Daniel Shaw

    When: July 14, 2016 @ 8:15 pm
    Where: The Netloft Cafe, 1666 Johnston St, Vancouver, BC V6H 3R5, Canada

    Join Daniel Shaw for a beautiful and meditative sound journey.  Daniel will be using a variety of instruments designed for sound therapy to guide you through this truly unique experience. Yoga mats, blankets, and pillows[…]

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  • Learning to Listen – How to Create Harmonics With Your Voice

    When: June 7, 2016 @ 8:30 pm
    Where: Netloft on Granville Island, 1666 Johnston St, Vancouver, BC V6H 3R5, Canada

    This interactive workshop will be focused on listening to the subtleties and variations in sound we create with our voices and fine tuning them to produce multiple sounds (overtones).  You’ll learn some great techniques you[…]

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  • Ventanas

    When: April 2, 2016 @ 8:00 pm
    Where: Netloft Cafe, 1666 Johnston St, Vancouver, BC V6H 3R5, Canada

    Join Gandharva Loka on another beautiful evening with the amazing Ventanas from Toronto. Led by singer & flamenco dancer Tamar Ilana, the trans-Mediterranean ensemble Ventanas fuse passion and intimate dialogue, embracing the varied instrumental and[…]

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  • Sound Journey

    When: April 1, 2016 @ 8:00 pm
    Where: Netloft Cafe, 1666 Johnston St, Vancouver, BC V6H 3R5, Canada

    We invite you to close your eyes.  Let the worries of life melt away.  Come and join us for a mesmerizing journey through a landscape of ancient and modern healing sounds.  The destination is the[…]

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  • CANCELLED Two-chord Tunes and Transposing for Ukulele CANCELLED

    When: May 3, 2016 @ 8:00 pm
    Where: Netloft Cafe, 1666 Johnston St, Vancouver, BC V6H 3R5, Canada

    A workshop for singing & learning lots of two chord songs in different styles & different strums, and transposing them into different keys. Songs by Irving Berlin, Harry Belafonte, Beatles, Dixie Cups, Hank Williams, Pigram[…]

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  • Basics of Blues on Ukulele

    When: April 5, 2016 @ 8:00 pm
    Where: Netloft Cafe, 1666 Johnston St, Vancouver, BC V6H 3R5, Canada

    Join us for another wonderful workshop with Heather Stubbs! In this workshop we will explore the basics of the12 Bar Blues. Songs by BB King, Ledbetter, Johnny Cash, Buddy Holly, Harry Manx, Paulo Nutini, the[…]

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  • Sound Journey – CANCELLED

    When: March 4, 2016 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm

    – CANCELLED – We invite you to close your eyes.  Let the worries of life melt away.  Come and join us for a mesmerizing journey through a landscape of ancient and modern healing sounds.  The[…]

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  • Djembe for Beginners with Chris Couto

    When: June 20, 2016 @ 8:15 pm – 9:15 pm
    Where: Netloft Cafe, 1666 Johnston St, Vancouver, BC V6H 3R5, Canada

    Chris Couto is an accomplished international performer and teacher. Throughout his musical career, he has been driven to help students and fellow musicians achieve their very best, as he strongly believes that music has the[…]

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  • The Didgeridoo with Australian Master Shine

    When: March 25, 2016 @ 7:30 pm
    Where: Netloft Cafe, 1666 Johnston St, Vancouver, BC V6H 3R5, Canada

    Shine was initiated into didgeridoo healing by an Aboriginal elder in 1991.  He offered sound healing at the internationally renowned Hollyhock retreat centre for over 10 years and has offered sound healing worldwide since 1995.  […]

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  • CANCELLED – The African Mbira with Kurai – CANCELLED

    When: March 18, 2016 @ 7:30 pm
    Where: Netloft Cafe, 1666 Johnston St, Vancouver, BC V6H 3R5, Canada

    Kurai Blessing Mubalwa was born in 1976 in the village of Mutimbanyoka, in the Murewa district of Zimbabwe.  He took exceptional interest in the mbira and began learning to play at the age of six,[…]

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  • The Beauty of the Sitar with Mohamed Assani

    When: February 26, 2016 @ 7:30 pm
    Where: Netloft Cafe, 1666 Johnston St, Vancouver, BC V6H 3R5, Canada

    Join us for a mesmerizing workshop on the extraordinary Indian sitar led by renowned musician and teacher Mohamed Assani.  Along with his tabla accompanist, Mohamed will take us on an enthralling and emotive journey into[…]

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  • Experience a Gong Bath with Kathy Cameron

    When: April 8, 2016 @ 8:00 pm
    Where: Netloft Cafe, 1666 Johnston St, Vancouver, BC V6H 3R5, Canada

    Himalayan singing bowls and gongs produce multiple overtones that are recognized for their ability to induce a deep sense of peace, tranquility, and well-being.  We invite you to experience the healing power of sound.  Experience[…]

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  • A world Music Guitar Concert with Itamar Erez

    When: February 12, 2016 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
    Where: Netloft Building, 1688 Johnston St, Vancouver, BC V6H 3R5, Canada

    To capture the essence of Itamar’s music is to be taken on a journey where different cultures meet in harmony. Itamar’s music holds a depth and sensitivity that will touch your heart; it blends the[…]

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  • Spirituality through Native Flutes with Edgar Vinicio

    When: February 5, 2016 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
    Where: Netloft Building, 1688 Johnston St, Vancouver, BC V6H 3R5, Canada

    The haunting beauty of Native Flutes from around the world played by one of Canada’s most renowned world music flutists. Edgar strives promote the connectedness between people and nature through his music.

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  • Learning the Art of Steel Tongue Drums with Bryn Clingwall

    When: January 29, 2016 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
    Where: Netloft Building, 1688 Johnston St, Vancouver, BC V6H 3R5, Canada

    Experience the ability of steel tongue drums to create a connection between the player and their own inner-world regardless of age or experience. Kindred Spirit drum maker and musician, Bryn Clingwall will share how this[…]

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  • Gu Jeng Improvisations with Vi An Diep

    When: January 22, 2016 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
    Where: Netloft Building, 1688 Johnston St, Vancouver, BC V6H 3R5, Canada

    You are invited on this journey through mutual opportunities to witness and to the discover delicious sonic-gifts of Vi An Diep, a proponent of the Asian zither. An original musician, Vi An intuitively improvises her[…]

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  • Sacred Sound Garden with Mike Nichols and Daniel Shaw

    When: April 22, 2016 @ 8:00 pm
    Where: Netloft Building, 1688 Johnston St, Vancouver, BC V6H 3R5, Canada

      Join us and share the powerful vibrations of Crystal and Tibetan singing bowls and didgeridoo. Synchronize the most subtle vibrations and dissolve the boundary between mind and matter leaving you in a state of calm[…]

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  • Beginner Ukulele with Heather Stubbs

    When: January 12, 2016 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
    Where: Netloft Cafe, 1666 Johnston St, Vancouver, BC V6H 3R5, Canada

    Come join us and learn to play the friendliest instrument on the planet – the UKULELE! This wonderful six week beginner series starts Tuesday, January 12 and runs to February 16 is led by Heather Stubbs! Great for[…]

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