Friday Night Live!

Yoga with LIVE music
TGIF at the Lotus 8:15-9:30pm

Practice yoga to LIVE music featuring different local musicians or DJs each week. Join Erica and Tina with Guest Musicians for a soulful late-night vibe to quiet your mind, open your heart and set your soul free! This class is an energetic and fun practice, suitable for all levels.

6/2 with Marianne
Musician’s name: Emani
Instrument:Multi Instrumentalist
Short bio: Internationally charted recording artist Emani captivates listeners with a hyptnotic sound developed while living in the mystical lands of Jamaica and New Mexico. He dives into a meditative state where time and space melts away bringing the listener along for the journey. Renowned Qi Gong Master Dr. Alex Feng say’s, “Emani is a magical musician whose melodies will leave you hanging on every note.”
Link to his site

6/9 with Tina
Musician’s name: Glenda Bates
Instrument: Vibraphone
Short bio: Glenda Bates is an innovative musician who blends classical techniques with jazz repertoire and improvisation, lending a fresh voice to the Bay Area music scene. Her unique perspective comes from eclectic studies of classical, jazz, contemporary, Baroque, and world music.
Link to her site



6/30 with Tina
Musician’s name: Upendra
Instrument: Flute
Short bio:Upendra Wrinkle Bay Area native Kirtan Flutist. Originally a jazz player, he met his Guru in 1984 and began listening to the Indian Bansuri (bamboo flute) masters. He spent seven years living in an ashram, where he has performed for his Guru in many public venues in a group setting and as a soloist. He brings together the improvisation style of his jazz roots, love of raga and his meditation practice. Playing C Flute and Alto Flute, Upendra offers each moment in this environment of self-expressiveness to his Guru, listeners, and to Lord Krishna himself.