Grace Cathedral Sound Bath
Monday, September 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
A one-of-a-kind whole-body experience: A Sound Bath in the ambience of a magnificent sacred space.
Grace Sound Baths are monthly!
Check out our upcoming dates here.
Presented by Grace Cathedral, top Bay Area musicians Egemen Sanli, Amber Field, Sam Jackson and special guest Sekayi Edwards will take you on a deeply meditative sonic journey.
Bring your favorite yoga mat and/or blanket (for cozy fun) and celebrate the reopening of the cathedral and our annual theme of healing with immersive sound and light filtered through stunning stained glass, an atmosphere unlike any other in San Francisco.
Doors 6:30 pm | Sound Bath 7 – 8:30 pm
Advance registration is recommended. For those not preregistered, names and emails will be collected at the door for contact tracing. Masks must be worn and social distancing protocols followed.
Following the guidance of public health officials and our Bishop, we now require that everyone 12 years and older show proof of COVID vaccination before entering the cathedral. To expedite your check-in process visit gracecathedral.org/vax to upload your vaccination verification and receive quicker entry with our Grace Pass. You will receive your Grace Pass within 24 hours if you submit it between Sunday – Thursday.
If you have any questions on registering, this video may help!
Due to the quiet nature of this event, there will be no late seating. Please arrive no later than 7 pm. Tickets available online only; no ticket sales at door.
Proof of vaccination required. Masks must be worn at all times. Social distancing will be observed. Please do not attend if you are not feeling well, have COVID-19 symptoms, or have been in close contact with anyone who is COVID-19+.
Egemen Sanli is a modern dervish, carrying the flag of his Turkish roots as a musician. He plays the sitar alongside other ethnic instruments (shamisen, saz, hang and handpan drums, banjo, flutes). He utilizes beats, loops and tanpura machines to compliment his joyful improvisations based on traditional Eastern ragas. He lives and performs regularly in the Bay Area; he is also a certified Yoga teacher.
Amber Field has been performing since 2004 and was featured in San Francisco Magazine’s Best of the Bay for yoga music in 2009. They have lived in Korea, Nepal, India, Liberia, Peru, and the SF Bay Area and specialize in world fusion. Amber plays didgeridoo, esraj, djembe, Native flute, harmonium and sings like an angel. They love to free people’s voices and drums in private and group classes.
Sam Jackson, founder and director of VibrantStillness is a masterful Crystal Bowls player. His resonant melodies and floating harmonics unite the spaces of composition and sound healing. As a founding musician of Grace Cathedral’s Yoga on the Labyrinth, his Crystal Bowls and Paiste Gongs have inspired thousands of yoga practitioners to ground into their moving meditation with a vibrant sense of calm and presence.
Sekayi Edwards, LMFT is a lifelong student of imagination and creativity. His exploration of the personal, cultural, and spiritual meaning that creativity brings to life ardently continues as a musician, composer of instrumental music, game developer, and expressive arts therapist working with children, youth, and families.