Cleveland Deep Listening Circle

Chinese pictogram for 'listening'

A free informal gathering to explore some of the ideas and practice of Deep Listening, an integrated sound practice originally developed by Pauline Oliveros. Established November 2019; Bbob & Kristen Drake, facilitators.

Happy to announce that after a haitus due to COVID restrictions, we have resumed meeting on the last Sunday of every month at the Waterloo Arts Gallery Cafe, 15601 Waterloo Rd., from 6:00 to 8:00 PM. Check our Facebook page, or sign up for our newsletter to get the latest updates.

Some texts we'll be drawing from:

  • Oliveros, Pauline, Sonic Meditations. [scores] Baltimore, MD: Smith Publications, 1974. (download PDF). Original Deep Listening scores.
  • Oliveros, Pauline. Deep Listening: A Composer’s Sound Practice. NY: iUniverse/Kingston, NY: Deep Listening Publications, 2005. Core introduction to the integrated Deep Listening practice.
  • Gold, Heloise, Deeply Listening Body, Deep Listening Publications (2009). A compilation of movement practices.
  • Ione, Listening in Dreams: A Compendium of Sound Dreams, Meditations and Rituals for Deep Dreamers, iUniverse (2005). A guide to dream studies and the fascinating world of sound related dreams.