Andrew Ecker of Drumming Sounds born from the Apache born to the Irish was brought to this earth plane as bridge operating in multiple cultural dynamics, this story of bridging people has been apart of Andrew’s life since being awakened to his process. As a cultural architect Andrew drum circle facilitator and community developer Andrew has been able to work with many nations, churches, businesses, festivals organizations and Individuals. Some of these groups include The Havasupai Nation , The Navajo Nation, The Hopi Nation, The Yaqui Nation, The Gila River Indian Community, The Tohono O’odham Nation , United States Veterans Administration , City of Phoenix, Maricopa County, Baha’i Faith , Phoenix First assembly of God , Neotribal the Gathering, Lucidity Festival, Symbiosis Festival, Mcdowell Mountain Music Festival, Blue Stargate and many more… Andrew as a sound healer and facilitator has focused mostly on working with hospitals and through this work he has been a presenter at some of the largest and most influential groups in the state of AZ including , The Arizona Senior Center Association, The Arizona Therapeutic Recreation Association, Arizona Activities Coordinators Association, Assisted Living Federation of Arizona,The AZTEC awards and many more
Workshops & Presentations
Seven Sacred Containers of Self Identity
The seven sacred containers of self-identity is a Sacred Space that has been developed by a professional facilitator Andrew Ecker in order to give participants an opportunity to identify the seven sacred containers of their own individual metaphysical architecture. This process is based on Ancient tribal Technologies associated with a ceremonial introduction. Participants are taken through a series of protocols in order to create a safe environment in which they can fortify their own self identity this fortification process enhances the spiritual identity and energetic body. Groups of up to 50 are set in circle and the process is facilitated..
Learn the key steps to increasing the energetic displacement and manifestation inside the container of sacred space through the use of Gongs, Didgeridoo, Flute, Tibetan Bowls. Drums and Rattles Gourds and Songs.
Ceremonial Drum Circle the Power of Collective Agreement
Holding space creating a sacred container for people to embrace the empathetic challenges of connection and how that looks inside the capacity of a Drum Circle overcoming the linear and stepping into infinite… The practice of holding circle as a social, spiritual and community experience has been the catalyst for many Tribal communities and is a part of the basic foundation for a drum circle learning the key ways we approach circle is vital to understand how to use this profound energy. One of the basic tools of facilitation is empowering the collective and maintaining the focus this class will help us define the group container and dynamics within this process.