CRAIG KOHLAND / SHAMANS DREAM
“Medicine Music for the Shamanic Journey”
Craig Kohland is a music, festival and retreat producer, multi-percussionist, performer and DJ that is driven by the healing rhythm of the drum and the creative expression of the sacred. ”
Shaman’s Dream, Craig’s multi-faceted music collective, has been at the forefront of the yoga, festival and ecstatic dance music scene, since 1995. As a producer and the musical director he’s facilitated hundreds of ecstatic dance/ “live” world music concerts, plus countless live music for yoga classes and ritual retreats. Craig’s other projects included being the co-founder of Yogitunes – www.yogitunes.com – an online digital music store that features a huge selection of yoga inspired music, Co-Producer of Ecstatic Dance Retreats – www.ecstaticretreat.com and co-producer of Desert Dwellers projects –Waves, Flames, Roots. As a percussionist, Craig has performed with Bluetech, Desert Dwellers, Kaminanda, David Starfire, FreQ Nasty, Jason Hann (EOTO), Dub Kirtan Allstars, Jai Uttal, Krishna Das, Dave Stringer, C.C. White, Donna De Lory, Suzanne Sterling, Tina Malia, Jaya Lakshmi, Michael Kang, Chris Berry and many others.
Presently, Craig is performing and helping to produce/ stage manage for many of the Transformational festivals and yoga/ ecstatic dance communities all over the world. Some events include– Lightning in a Bottle, Symbiosis, Sonic Bloom, Beloved, Enchanted Forest, Wanderlust, Envision, Oregon Country Fair, Hanuman, Bliss Camp, Tadasana, Mystic, Gaia, Hawaii Spirit Festival, Bhaktifest, Shaktifest, Joshua Tree Music Festival, Big Bounce, Water Woman, Wakeup Festival, Earthdance, Harmony, Yoga Journal Conference, Midwest Yoga Conference and Texas Yoga Conferences.