Welcome to your first lesson on how to play the shruti box with Ixchel Prisma. In this video you will learn some basic techniques to make a steady sound on the instrument, how to start the instrument most effectively, how to tune to different keys PLUS a few different vocalizations that work well with the shruti box.
Ixchel was also nice enough to do a comparison on the 3 most common sizes of shruti boxes available:
About Ixchel Prisma: Ixchel Prisma is a vocalist, songwriter, performer and sound healer who blends subtle electronic sounds, acoustic instrumentals, uplifting lyrics, wide ranging vocals, and poetry, submerging listeners into a full spectrum experience. In addition to writing her own music, ixchel has also been studying sacred healing songs from indigenous cultures for many years. She is a student of maestro manuel rufino and a member of Dream Seed. Check out Ixchel’s music at https://www.Ixchelprisma.com
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