Experience Chants, Mantras and Sacred Music Online or In Person

Kathleen Karlsen and the Vocal Medicine Band

Experience music as a spiritual practice through devotional chanting and singing with Kathleen Karlsen. Kathleen is based in Bozeman, Montana and holds events in Montana, Idaho and surrounding areas. Events are non-denominational and open to all. Mantras focus the mind and lighten the heart!

Selected Photos from Events and Workshops

Kathleen Karlsen has held over 500 workshops, music events and kirtans in the last four years. She has also recorded an album of original music with her Vocal Medicine band. Visit Kathleen’s Sound Cloud profile or her YouTube channel to hear many of her chants and devotional music.


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“Thank you so much! Wonderful to see people from all walks of life, all ages and spiritual backgrounds coming together in devotion. This is just awesome!”

NM, Bozeman, MT

Lovely chants tonight. Beautiful melodies and thoughts. Thank you!

MP, Swartz Creek, MI

I LOVE this chant and I am so happy to be with you again. Please let me know when you are in Boise again.

DT, Boise, ID


Create a Happy, Healthy Brain through Singing

Kirtan at Yoga Motion Academy, Bozeman, MT

Singing dissipates feelings of loneliness, increases dopamine and oxytocin and benefits the brain, body and spirit in multiple ways. Singing together has been shown to be effective for assisting with the alleviation of social anxiety and depression. Studies show that chanting and group singing change the chemistry of the brain. Chanting is a calorie-free, drug-free approach to supporting your overall wellness. Learn to use the science of mantras to create a happy heart, a clear mind and a rejuvenated body.