Harp Therapist Linda Hill-Phoenix

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While HSTL’s Norihiko Hibino’s instrument of choice is the saxophone, you should know that this is not the instrument typically associated with sound therapy.

Harp therapy has been around for a long time, and we’ve been fortunate to sit down with certified harp therapist Linda Hill-Phoenix, who uses her talents to treat patients at San Diego Hospice and the Institute for Palliative Medicine, to give us a detailed explanation of harp therapy, its benefits to patients at the end of life, and how those who are interested in pursuing such a career can learn more.

It’s certainly an interesting and educational read, so we would like to thank Linda for her time. Feel free to let us know your impressions of harp therapy if you’ve experienced it before as well. Continue reading

Hibino Sound Therapy Lab Vol. 1

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I mentioned in my sound therapy perspectives article last time that I recommended checking out the Hibino Sound Therapy Lab Vol. 1 album as a good place to start with therapeutic music. I thought it would be a good opportunity to follow up with my own impressions of the album to give you a sense to what to expect as well as provide some samples of my favorite moments on the album.

For those interested, it’s available both digitally and physically from CD Baby for $9.99 and $14, respectively.

Read my impressions below. Continue reading