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2012

February

Residence at Weinberg Village Drum Circle (Private event)
Wednesday, February 8, 2012
Bob

Community Life Drum Circle (Private event)
Friday, February 10, 2012
Bob

Duquesne University Community Drum Circle
Bob Miller and Deborah Benkovitz, facilitators
Friday, February 10, 2012, 7-9 PM. FREE!
Join us for our monthly community drum circle at Duquesne University. We will be meeting in room 322 of the Mary Pappert School of Music building at Duquesne University. For a campus map, go to http://www.duq.edu/frontpages/main/campusMap.html.

Live Harp Music with Yin Yoga Class
Sunday, February 19, 2012, 5:30 - 7pm
Stephanie will be providing live harp music at the Breathe Yoga Studio's Restorative Yoga class. BYS is located at 1113 East Carson St. in Pittsburgh. For more information, go to the BYS website. Classes are $5 for new students, $9 drop-in for students/seniors, and $13 drop-in for everyone else.

Residence at Weinberg Village Drum Circle (Private event)
Wednesday, February 22, 2012
Bob

March

Community Life Drum Circle (Private event)
Friday, March 9, 2012
Bob

Duquesne University Community Drum Circle
Bob Miller and Deborah Benkovitz, facilitators
Friday, March 9, 2012, 6-8 PM. FREE!
Join us for our monthly community drum circle at Duquesne University. We will be meeting in room 322 of the Mary Pappert School of Music building at Duquesne University. This will be the last drum circle until September! For a campus map, go to http://www.duq.edu/frontpages/main/campusMap.html.

Residence at Weinberg Village Drum Circle (Private event)
Wednesday, March 14, 2012
Bob

Live Harp Music with Yin Yoga Class
Sunday, March 18, 2012, 5:30 - 7pm
Stephanie will be providing live harp music at the Breathe Yoga Studio's Restorative Yoga class. BYS is located at 1113 East Carson St. in Pittsburgh. For more information, go to the BYS website. Classes are $5 for new students, $9 drop-in for students/seniors, and $13 drop-in for everyone else.

"Stuffing the Songwriter's Pocket: Expanded Songwriting Techniques"
Presentation at Mid-Atlantic Region of the AMTA Annual Conference
Thursday, March 22, 2012, 3:45 - 5:25
Bob will be presenting at the annual MAR-AMTA music therapy conference in Baltimore, MD. For more information about the conference please visit www.mar-amta.org.

Residence at Weinberg Village Drum Circle (Private event)
Wednesday, March 28, 2012
Bob

April

Residence at Weinberg Village Drum Circle (Private event)
Wednesday, April 11, 2012
Bob

Duquesne University Community Drum Circle
Bob Miller and Deborah Benkovitz, facilitators
Friday, April 13, 2012, 6-8 PM. FREE!
Join us for our monthly community drum circle at Duquesne University. We will be meeting in room 322 of the Mary Pappert School of Music building at Duquesne University. This will be the last drum circle until September! For a campus map, go to http://www.duq.edu/frontpages/main/campusMap.html.

Live Harp Music with Yin Yoga Class
Sunday, April 15, 2012, 5:30 - 7pm
Stephanie will be providing live harp music at the Breathe Yoga Studio's Restorative Yoga class. BYS is located at 1113 East Carson St. in Pittsburgh. For more information, go to the BYS website. Classes are $5 for new students, $9 drop-in for students/seniors, and $13 drop-in for everyone else.

Residence at Weinberg Village Drum Circle (Private event)
Wednesday, April 25, 2012
Bob

SEPTEMBER

Residence at Weinberg Village Drum Circle (Private event)
Wednesday, September 5, 2012
Bob

Residence at Weinberg Village Drum Circle (Private event)
Wednesday, September 19, 2012
Bob

Live Harp Music with Yin Yoga Class
Sunday, September 16, 2012, 5:30 - 7pm
Stephanie will be providing live harp music at the Breathe Yoga Studio's Restorative Yoga class. BYS is located at 1113 East Carson St. in Pittsburgh. For more information, go to the BYS website. Classes are $5 for new students, $9 drop-in for students/seniors, and $13 drop-in for everyone else.

Duquesne University Community Drum Circle
Bob Miller and Deborah Benkovitz, facilitators
Friday, September 21, 2012, 6-8 PM. FREE!
Join us for our monthly community drum circle at Duquesne University. We will be meeting in room 322 of the Mary Pappert School of Music building at Duquesne University. For a campus map, go to http://www.duq.edu/frontpages/main/campusMap.html.

Music Together Class (Multi-Generational)
Asbury Heights in Mt. Lebanon, PA
Wednesday, September 26
Stephanie will be leading a 10-session mixed-age multi-generational Music Together class at Asbury Heights in Mt. Lebanon, PA. For information and to register, please visit http://www.mtfirstnotes.com/index.htm.

Residence at Weinberg Village Drum Circle (Private event)
Thursday, September 27
Bob

Birthday Party Entertainment (Private event)
Saturday September 29
Bob

OCTOBER

Residence at Weinberg Village Drum Circle (Private event)
Wednesday, October 3
Bob

Music Together Class (Multi-Generational)
Asbury Heights in Mt. Lebanon, PA
Wednesday, October 3 (Class 2)
Stephanie will be leading a 10-session mixed-age multi-generational Music Together class at Asbury Heights in Mt. Lebanon, PA. For information and to register, please visit http://www.mtfirstnotes.com/index.htm.

Music Together Class (Multi-Generational)
Asbury Heights in Mt. Lebanon, PA
Wednesday, October 10 (Class 3)
Stephanie will be leading a 10-session mixed-age multi-generational Music Together class at Asbury Heights in Mt. Lebanon, PA. For information and to register, please visit http://www.mtfirstnotes.com/index.htm.

"Stuffing the Songwriter's Pocket: Expanded Songwriting Techniques"
Presentation at Mid-Atlantic Region of the AMTA Annual Conference
Saturday, October 13, 2012, 10:45am - 12:15pm
Bob will be presenting at the annual AMTA national music therapy conference in St. Charles, IL. For more information about the conference please visit www.musictherapy.org.

Music Together Class (Multi-Generational)
Asbury Heights in Mt. Lebanon, PA
Wednesday, October 17 (Class 4)
Stephanie will be leading a 10-session mixed-age multi-generational Music Together class at Asbury Heights in Mt. Lebanon, PA. For information and to register, please visit http://www.mtfirstnotes.com/index.htm.

Duquesne University Community Drum Circle
Bob Miller and Deborah Benkovitz, facilitators
Friday, October 19, 2012, 6-8 PM. FREE!
Join us for our monthly community drum circle at Duquesne University. We will be meeting in room 322 of the Mary Pappert School of Music building at Duquesne University. For a campus map, go to http://www.duq.edu/frontpages/main/campusMap.html.

Live Harp Music with Yin Yoga Class
Sunday, October 21, 2012, 5:30 - 7pm
Stephanie will be providing live harp music at the Breathe Yoga Studio's Restorative Yoga class. BYS is located at 1113 East Carson St. in Pittsburgh. For more information, go to the BYS website. Classes are $5 for new students, $9 drop-in for students/seniors, and $13 drop-in for everyone else.

Music Together Class (Multi-Generational)
Asbury Heights in Mt. Lebanon, PA
Wednesday, October 24 (Class 5)
Stephanie will be leading a 10-session mixed-age multi-generational Music Together class at Asbury Heights in Mt. Lebanon, PA. For information and to register, please visit http://www.mtfirstnotes.com/index.htm.

Residence at Weinberg Village Drum Circle (Private event)
Wednesday, October 24
Bob

Music Together Class (Multi-Generational)
Asbury Heights in Mt. Lebanon, PA
Wednesday, October 31 (Class 6)
Stephanie will be leading a 10-session mixed-age multi-generational Music Together class at Asbury Heights in Mt. Lebanon, PA. For information and to register, please visit http://www.mtfirstnotes.com/index.htm.

 

2011

MARCH

Duquesne University Community Drum Circle
Bob Miller and Deborah Benkovitz, facilitators
Friday, March 11, 2011, 7-9 PM. FREE!
Join us for our monthly community drum circle at Duquesne University. We will be meeting in room 322 of the Mary Pappert School of Music building at Duquesne University. For a campus map, go to http://www.duq.edu/frontpages/main/campusMap.html.

Trauma, Recovery, and Growth: Art Therapy and other Therapeutic Approaches
Bob Miller and Deborah Benkovitz
Seton Hill University
Saturday, March 12, 8:30 - 5:00pm
This one day conference focuses on using creative arts with people who have experienced trauma. Bob and Deborah will be presenting about Conscious Drumming. This is a facilitated group rhythmic event that provides support for expression and release through drumming and verbalization. Information about the event can be found here.

Losar Celebration (Tibetan New Year)
Three Rivers Dharma
Saturday, March 12, 2011, 5:30pm
Stephanie will be providing live harp music as part of this celebration. It will take place at the Friends Meeting House in Shadyside at 4836 Ellsworth Ave, 15213. Tickets are $20. To view the flyer for this event, go here.

Community Life Drum Circle (Private event)
Friday, March 18, 2011, 12:30pm
Bob and Stephanie

Live Harp Music with Yin Yoga Class
Sunday, March 20, 2011, 5:30 - 7pm
Stephanie will be providing live harp music at the Breathe Yoga Studio's Yin-Yoga class. BYS is located at 1113 East Carson St. in Pittsburgh. For more information, go to the BYS website. Classes are $5 for new students, $9 drop-in for students/seniors, and $13 drop-in for everyone else.

South Hills Chorale Talent Show
Westminster Presbyterian Church, Upper Saint Claire
Saturday, March 26th, 2011, 7pm
Stephanie and Bob will be performing as part of the talent show. Stephanie will be performing original compositions on the harp and Bob will be performing his original song "Dreaming." For information about the event, go to the South Hills Chorale website and click on the link for the Talent Show.

April

VAHT Presentation
Sewickley Library
Tuesday, April 5, 2011, 7pm
Stephanie will be presenting about VAHT, including live harp music and demonstration of the process. This event is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be provided. For more information and directions, go to the Sewickley Public Library website.

9th Annual Spirituality and Mental Health Conference, Erie, PA
Mental Health Association of Northwestern PA
Thursday, April 7, 2011, 11am - 4:30pm
Bob will be presenting about the use of drumming and song as a tool to connect with ourselves and the world around us. This conference is $30. For more information, check out the registration form.

Live Harp Music with Restorative Yoga Class
Sunday, April 10, 2011, 5:30 - 7pm
Stephanie will be providing live harp music at the Breathe Yoga Studio's Restorative Yoga class. BYS is located at 1113 East Carson St. in Pittsburgh. For more information, go to the BYS website. Classes are $5 for new students, $9 drop-in for students/seniors, and $13 drop-in for everyone else.

Duquesne University Community Drum Circle
Bob Miller and Deborah Benkovitz, facilitators
Friday, April 15, 2011, 7-9 PM. FREE!
Join us for our monthly community drum circle at Duquesne University. We will be meeting in room 322 of the Mary Pappert School of Music building at Duquesne University. This will be the last drum circle until September! For a campus map, go to http://www.duq.edu/frontpages/main/campusMap.html.

Preschool Music (Private event)
Arsenal Family and Children's Center
Stephanie will be providing music sessions for the children, exploring the use of various instruments.

September

Residence at Weinberg Village Drum Circle (Private event)
Wednesday, September 15, 2011
Bob

Duquesne University Community Drum Circle
Bob Miller and Deborah Benkovitz, facilitators
Friday, September 17, 2011, 7-9 PM. FREE!
Join us for our monthly community drum circle at Duquesne University. We will be meeting in room 322 of the Mary Pappert School of Music building at Duquesne University. For a campus map, go to http://www.duq.edu/frontpages/main/campusMap.html.

Community Life Drum Circle (Private event)
Friday, September 17, 2011
Bob

Harmony and Wellness Fair
Upper St. Clair Township Library
Saturday, September 18, 2011, 12 - 2pm
Stop by the library and visit vendor tables of area health practitioners and health food stores. Learn what services are available, sample products, and make connections. A gift basket from Trader Joe's will be won by one lucky visitor. Free blood pressure screenings and free flu shots will be available to Medicare card holders with picture identification; $20 for non-medicare participants. We will be a vendor - stop by and say hello!

Residence at Weinberg Village Drum Circle (Private event)
Wednesday, September 21, 2011
Bob

October

Community Life Drum Circle (Private event)
Friday, October 7, 2011
Bob

Duquesne University Community Drum Circle
Bob Miller and Deborah Benkovitz, facilitators
Friday, October 21, 2011, 7-9 PM. FREE!
Join us for our monthly community drum circle at Duquesne University. We will be meeting in room 322 of the Mary Pappert School of Music building at Duquesne University. This will be the last drum circle until September! For a campus map, go to http://www.duq.edu/frontpages/main/campusMap.html.

Evenings in Quarantine: The Zombie Opera
October 27 - 30, 2011
Kelly-Strayhorn Theater, Pittsburgh
Come see the final run of Evenings in Quarantine: The Zombie Opera. This is a hybrid film/stage production and follows three college friends as they navigate Pittsburgh’s zombie-infested streets, with a full-length video projection serving as an interactive backdrop of iconic locations. For tickets and information, go to www.thezombieopera.com

2010

FEBRUARY

Duquesne University Community Drum Circle
Bob Miller and Deborah Benkovitz, facilitators
Friday, Feb 12, 2010, 7-9 PM. FREE!
Join us for our monthly community drum circle at Duquesne University. We will be meeting in room 322 of the Mary Pappert School of Music building at Duquesne University. For a campus map, go to http://www.duq.edu/frontpages/main/campusMap.html.

The Consciousness Cafe located at the Waffle Shop                          Friday, Feb 12, 2010, 7-9 PM.                                                               Tickets $25 ordered through Peaceburgh.net, or $30 at the door

Come and enjoy a vegan waffle while listening to Stephanie perform live harp music for The Consciousness Cafe, held at The Waffle Shop located in East Liberty, corner of Balm and Highland. The topic for this event is The Revolution and Evolution of Love featuring guest speakers Steve Bhaerman, Rick DiClemente and Janet McKee. For more information please visit www.peaceburgh.net

Community Life Drum Circle (Private event)
Friday, Feb 19, 2010, 12:30pm

Interview with Stephanie concerning VAHT
Sunday, Feb. 28, 2010

MARCH

Community Life Drum Circle (Private event)
Friday, March 12, 2010, 10:30am

Duquesne University Community Drum Circle
Bob Miller and Deborah Benkovitz, facilitators
Friday, March 12, 2010, 7-9 PM. FREE!
Join us for our monthly community drum circle at Duquesne University. We will be meeting in room 322 of the Mary Pappert School of Music building at Duquesne University. For a campus map, go to http://www.duq.edu/frontpages/main/campusMap.html.

Mid-Atlantic Region of the American Music Therapy Association
Annual Conference
March 24 - 27, 2010
This year we are hosting the regional conference at the Radisson Greentree right outside of Pittsburgh! This is a great opportunity to come and learn about the field of music therapy and to keep up to date with the latest developments. For more information and for conference registration, please visit http://www.mar-amta.org/.

SEPTEMBER

Duquesne University Community Drum Circle
Bob Miller and Deborah Benkovitz, facilitators
Friday, September 17, 2010, 7-9 PM. FREE!
Join us for our monthly community drum circle at Duquesne University. We will be meeting in room 322 of the Mary Pappert School of Music building at Duquesne University. For a campus map, go to http://www.duq.edu/frontpages/main/campusMap.html.

OCTOBER

Evenings in Quarantine: The Zombie Opera
October 15-17 and October 20-23, 2010.
Bob and Stephanie are part of the world premiere production of Evenings in Quarantine: The Zombie Opera. This is a hybrid film/stage production and follows three college friends as they navigate Pittsburgh’s zombie-infested streets, with a full-length video projection serving as an interactive backdrop of iconic locations. For tickets and information, go to www.thezombieopera.com
UPDATE - ALL SHOWS ARE SOLD OUT! Thank you for your support!

Healing Power of Food - Allegheny General Hospital
Saturday, October 23, 2010
Allegheny General Hospital's Integrated Medicine Program is hosting a one-day conference to bring a focus to the latest scientific evidence supporting several major "healthy" diets. Stephanie and Bob will be performing live throughout the day at this informative event. For more information, click here.

Halloween Sprit Fair
Stephanie Miller - Vibroacoustic Harp Therapy
Sunday, October 24, 2010, 11am - 5pm
Stephanie will be offering VAHT at the Halloween Spirit Fest at the Rex Theater. Sessions will be $20 for 20 minutes. This is a great way to try a session out!

Preschool Music (Private event)
Arsenal Family and Children's Center
October 25 and 26th
Stephanie will be providing music sessions for the children, exploring the use of various instruments.

Allegheny Chesapeake Physical Therapy Open House
Eastside Location - 5770 Baum Boulevard, Pittsburgh
October 28, 2010 - 5-8 PM
Stephanie and Bob will be providing music for the open house. Events include Chocolate Eating Lessons with Dr. Will Clower and
Mediterranean cuisine from Grasso Roberto Italian Cafe in Bloomfield. For more information, click here.

Community Life Drum Circle (Private event)
Friday, October 29, 2010, 10:30am

Duquesne University Community Drum Circle
Bob Miller and Deborah Benkovitz, facilitators
Friday, October 29, 2010, 7-9 PM. FREE!
Join us for our monthly community drum circle at Duquesne University. We will be meeting in room 322 of the Mary Pappert School of Music building at Duquesne University. For a campus map, go to http://www.duq.edu/frontpages/main/campusMap.html.

DECEMBER

Community Life Drum Circle (Private event)
Friday, December 3, 2010, 12:30pm
Bob and Stephanie

Duquesne University Community Drum Circle
Bob Miller and Deborah Benkovitz, facilitators
Friday, December 3, 2010, 7-9 PM. FREE!
Join us for our monthly community drum circle at Duquesne University. We will be meeting in room 322 of the Mary Pappert School of Music building at Duquesne University. For a campus map, go to http://www.duq.edu/frontpages/main/campusMap.html.

Health Alternatives of Sewickley Open House
501A Blackburn Rd, Sewickley, PA 15143
December 3 - 5-9 PM
Stephanie will be providing holiday harp music for the open house. Come meet Stephanie and find out more about Vibroacoustic Harp Therapy! Stop by to meet the practitioners of Health Alternatives of Sewickley. Light refreshments will be provided. For more information, check out the Health Alternatives of Sewickley website.

Preschool Music (Private event)
Arsenal Family and Children's Center
December 14
Stephanie will be providing music sessions for the children, exploring the use of various instruments.


 


 


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