The interactive centering practice returns to Unity Church of Sarasota. Think moving kirtan or singing tai chi. Everything taught on the spot. Deepen your connection to movement, music, singing and rhythm.See More
Susan's presentations are always interactive and engaging, peppered generously with humor. This evenings program will look deep into the reasons why humans have had music in ceremonies and celebrations for at least 40,000 years. Through brain research we have learned that music may be a big part of what has helped us evolve. Bringing several drums along for the ride, we'll take a chronological, musical journey from Africa, through the Middle East and India and wind up here at home with Native…See More
Outdoors behind the sanctuary, dress appropriatelyIf inclement, we will go indoorsThe darkest night of the year beckons warm drinks, good neighbors, stories and shared music. With so little daylight, humans have gathered for ceremonies and celebrations to embrace the learning we find in the quiet hours. We continue…See More
The Ocean Spiritual Community invites you to"Music, Meditation, and Inspiration"a relaxing Sunday afternoon gift to our community with Elaine Silver the angelic voice of Sarasota, "Faerie " Elaine accompanies herself on guitar with positive originals,…See More
The Unitarian Universalist Church Celebrations Committee invites you to a celebration of the Summer Solstice in the beautiful sanctuary. There will be candle lighting, honoring the four directions, chanting and some Dances of Universal Peace to live music. Come be inspired! SUMMER SOLSTICE CEREMONY TUESDAY EVENING,…See More
October 11, 2010 at 7:30pm to December 13, 2010 at 8:30pm
10 Monday evenings. Learn the teaching known as the "Lords Prayer" in Aramaic, the language spoken by Jesus. Based on “Prayers of the Cosmos” by Neil Douglas-Klotz. Learn one line each week thru chant & simple movements. Taught by Susan Slack, a student of Neil's for 13 years, a Certified Leader & Senior Mentor for the Dances of Universal Peace, for over 30 years. This is for all, whether affiliated or not with any religion. Focus is on this ten line teaching, singing and movement,…See More
A little about me (so that you know I am a real person and not a spammer!)
Published "Come Join the Circle; Singing and Dancing for Early Childhood Education - A How and Why Handbook for Adults Who Work with Children" Available online off my website. Also available for ereaders on itunes and nook.
Wrote and produced two albums "Sunrise" Jazz & world music with inspiring lyrics - now available on CD Baby and iTunes. "Semah" voice and percussion music, some traditional African & Middle Eastern with originals. Also co-wrote "The Original American Kazoo-a-Long" internationally distributed by KazooCo in Buffalo NY. I no longer play kazoo but enjoy the royalties!
Executive & Artistic Director of Open Circle Players that toured Florida's schools and festival for ten years.
Teaching Artist for Sarasota County Arts Council for ten years.
Senior Mentor and Certified Leader of the Dances of Universal Peace, interactive circle dances and songs from all the world's traditions.
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My Interests & Hobbies
Dances of Universal Peace - 30 years, classical African drumming, almost finished writing my second book, an historical mystery "Hidden From the Face of Humans". Stay tuned.
Hi Again Susan -- "Welcome to Anything Arts!!!" As an artist, I am networking to make connects and to inform. Enjoy my gift to you. Let us keep connected You'll no doubt enjoy this unique site, as the rest of us do. Here's my friendship invite to you. Let us become friends as we network through this interesting website. God Bless! Truly, Jack