Reiki & Music:
The temple of the here and now.
"For me Reiki has a similarity with playing music - it is a way of showering the other
(and yourself) with energy and attention. It's about being there for
the other in a nonverbal way.
The many meditation techniques that have been created by those who cared about humanity, are all ways of arriving at this same space. I've learned that meditation, like playing music, is not so much a skill but rather a knack, like riding a bike: once learned, never forgotten.
Reiki Ocean was
recorded last year during the winter months. After my morning meditation
I played improvised music for about an hour. I created this music from
within the space of meditation.
I've always aimed
to create music that at first can be experienced as soothing and comforting,
but which has some inspiration bubbling under the surface, that reveals
itself slowly more and more, taking the listener deeper on subsequent
Hopefully I have
been able to infuse the music of Reiki Ocean with the quality of meditation,
of inner spaciousness. To me it is essential in Reiki that the mind
is quiet for the presence of both the practitioner and the recipient
to meet on subtle planes, in almost tangible silence. This music is
created to invite and then to enhance the experience of inner peace,