Her-story & Mystery of the Systrum
Slide show, mini-lecture & participatory program
90-min. program open to any/all interested parties: Men and women welcome.
This program is also ideally suited for elementary, middle and high school arts-education programming!
NOTE: FYI, I also have a blog by this same title, click here to peruse the blog.
Inspired by her travels to Egypt in 2007, Tahya invites you to witness the images from temple sites sacred to ancient Egyptian civilization and to explore the history, mystery and rhythms of the sistrum, a percussion instrument used in ancient temple ceremonies dedicated to Hathor, the Ancient Egyptian goddess of love, music. Percussion instruments provided.
TAHYA reveals the mystery and music-making of the Systrum™
which holds traditions dating back thousands of years.
Enjoy a presentation of ancient Egyptian Queens and Musician Chantresses/Priestesses
depicted playing sistra... and more!
To book this program, contact Tahya