Poetry and Music in the transmission and practice of mindfulness.
Gloria Heffernan & Camilla Genee
Gloria is a poet, workshop facilitator, mindfulness practitioner and she is the author of Exploring Poetry in Presence, written as a companion guide to Poetry of Presence: An Anthology of Mindfulness Poems by the poets Phyllis Cole-Dai & Ruby Wilson.
Having graduated from the Royal Conservatoire of the Hague – Classical Violin, Chamber Music, Conducting and Education, Camilla is working with several orchestras and chamber music ensembles. Alongside her performing, she finds joy in teaching. She enjoys sharing her passion and believes it is important to educate children at school about music.
Camilla enjoys working in special collaborations, combining her music with other art forms such as dance, storytelling, poems and film. This has delivered some compelling and interesting work that always seems to catch the interest of the audience. example pandemic
Gloria and Camilla engaged the eamba Community in exchanging experiences on how poetry and music can contribute to understanding mindfulness principle and support mindfulness practice.
The recording of this workshop is accessible: published in the eamba YouTube
The poems and music shared are listed here [PDF]…