with Davin Youngs
Join singer and sound guide, Davin Youngs for a unique and auspicious ceremony of sound to honor those who have transitioned beyond. Blending ancient and contemporary tools, Davin will use his voice, electronic looping devices, crystal singing bowls, tuning forks and other overtone-emitting instruments to create a sonic immersion that will facilitate reconciliation and celebration of those who are no longer with us in physical form, but continue to hold influence in our lives.
What will make this journey truly special is the subtle integration of electronic beats and the emergence of music that reflects the wonder and beauty of all hallows, both past and present. Participants are encouraged to bring objects and memories in honor of those who they wish to elevate in the space.
Describing her experience with Davin, Eat Pray Love and Big Magic author, Elizabeth Gilbert says: “Davin Youngs is a beautiful magician of the soul. This experience not only transports, it HEALS. He has a small piece of heaven in his heart, and he invites the whole world in. I love him.” You, too will walk away from this powerful event feeling reconciliation, celebration and transformation.
Davin Youngs is a singer, teacher and sound guide based in Chicago, IL. His work spans from performative to healing and is intended to move all humans toward positive growth and change. In performance, Davin creates one of a kind sonic immersions using his voice, sound healing instruments, looping devices, and electronic beats. He has had the fortune of offering these experiences for diverse audiences from executives at Coca-Cola in Nashville, to the Garfield Park Conservatory in Chicago to the Sedona Yoga Festival, to Heal Haus in Brooklyn. In each experiences Davin utilizes improvisation and energetic guides to layer sounds and move listeners into a container for self-discovery and elevation. As a teacher and guide, Davin leads groups and individuals into deep experiences with the healing power of their voice. A student of Rhiannon , Jeanie LoVetri and the Sage Academy for Sound Energy, Davin knows first hand the radical and transformational power of the voice, what he calls the “essential sound.” He is the creator of Spontaneous Chant™, his signature method for Source inspired improvised singing, VOXUS, an improvised singing team building experience and Chicago Circle Singing, a community singing gathering. He is also the musical director at Grace Chicago Church and a Reiki level 2 attuned practitioner. Having worked as a private voice instructor for more than 15 years, Davin is the founder of Davin Youngs Voice. He is a Somatic Voicework™ teacher, and has served as a teacher, coach and guide for prominent rap, punk, musical theater and gospel artists on stage and screen.