A curated musical journey of various rhythms and genres create the canvas, your exploration of self is the art. Ecstatic Dance is free form movement focused on self-discovery and embodying your teacher-self. Our body’s intelligence is vast; following it can unlock that which blocks us from our fullest potential; allowing for deep transformation, emotional release, and open-hearted connection.
Craig Kohland/ Sahuna Love – Shamans Dream’s founder – 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 for a long time. Craig’s other projects included being the co-producer of several Desert Dwellers albums, 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.
As a percussionist, Craig has performed with Bluetech, Desert Dwellers, Kaminanda, David Starfire, FreQ Nasty, Jason Hann (EOTO), Chris Berry, Dub Kirtan Allstars, Jai Uttal, Krishna Das, Dave Stringer, C.C. White, Donna De Lory, Suzanne Sterling, Tina Malia, Jaya Lakshmi, Michael Kang (String Cheese) 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 (Lucent Temple of Consciousness), Symbiosis (Stage manager & Performer), Sonic Bloom, Beloved (Stage manager & Performer), Enchanted Forest (Stage manager & Performer), Once Upon a Festival (Stage manager & Performer), Lucidity (Stage manager & Performer), Stilldream (Stage manager & Performer), Wanderlust, Oregon Country Fair, Hanuman, Bliss Camp,, Mystic, Gaia, Hawaii Spirit Festival, Bhaktifest, Shaktifest, Joshua Tree Music Festival, Project Earth, Flow Festival, Prana Festival, Wakeup Festival, Earthdance, Harmony, Yoga Journal Conference, Midwest Yoga Conference, Hawaii Yoga Festival & Texas Yoga Conferences.