Spirit Renewal Retreat

Through a combination of ritual, art, creativity, music, movement, and inspiration from our own inner Goddesses and archetypes, we will explore our soul’s deep wisdom and delight in the unleashing of stagnant or forgotten dreams and desires to connect with our divine feminine and revel in our power once more. “God may be in the … Read more

Yoga at Grace Cathedral

Come and enjoy live music with Clare Hedin and Gary Malkin at Grace Cathedral, 6.15pm-7.30pm. Led by Darren Main. Details here.

What is a Shruti Box? Where does it come from? How do I play it ?

I use this instrument, the Shruti, frequently when I perform. Watch this video to find out how it sounds, how it’s made and played. This particular model is designed by Stefan Cartwright in UK. Beautifully designed, I highly recommend his work. Here I demonstrate how to use it and what it sounds like to have it accompany you when you sing, heal or perform.

And, the question is why do I play it?… what’s so special about the Shruti that it features in most of my performances? Let’s find out.

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