Rich Ermlick has been drumming since age eight. A passionate musician and
healer, he seeks to share the experience of playing live music in a group with
those who want to feel its power. He believes music has the ability to
join people and to heal the spirit. In a group of like minds this effect
Rich has been teaching for 20 years. He teaches guitar, drumming, and
bass out of his home studio. He is versed in Middle Eastern, African, and other forms
of drumming. He has facilitates drumming circles in
various venues and led many workshops. Music is an ever expanding pursuit,
now involving drumming, guitar, bass, Afghan rubab, ronrocco, oud, Native
American flutes, chanting, and more. Rich has led Meditative Drumming
groups, Community Drumming, Drum-Yoga, played for dance, yoga, and movement
classes. Rich has also performed with numerous musical groups in differing
Rich is a Reiki Master/Teacher and evolved energy healer who
uses the energetic aspect of sound to enhance the experience of his music.
Rich's self released title, "Opening", is available directly or online at CD Baby.com
. It features a 56 minute continuously running track designed to relax the
mind while providing a space for meditation, massage, energy work, or simply
Rich is available for healing sessions, to perform live music for
an occasion, hold a workshop or drumming event, or to speak about Music,
Healing, and Spirituality. Rich has spoken to spiritual and corporate audiences from New York to LA
Music and energy;
Using intuition and intention to manifest positive change in your life.
The power of our own negative inner states as spiritual teachers.
Transforming drama, hardship, and emotional pain into a catalyst for personal growth and spiritual development.
Quieting the inner resistance and relaxing into your true power.