Layne Redmond

Layne Redmond is an acclaimed drummer, composer, author, mythologist, and a lifelong student of yoga. Redmond teaches workshops and performs internationally, specializing in the small, hand-held frame drums played primarily in the ancient Mediterranean world. She is the author of When the Drummers Were Women; was named Drum magazine’s 2002 Percussionist of the Year; and is only one of two women featured in Planet Drum, the book about ethnic drumming by The Grateful Dead drummer Mickey Hart.


Title of UFCSH talk: “Rhythmic Wisdom, the Healing Power of Sacred Sound, Drumming and Trance”
Sunday, February 11, 2007 

Title of UFCSH talk: “Invoking Our Muse”
Monday, February 12, 2007