The Art of Creating Sacred Sound:

Sound Healer Training

with Charlie Merton

Starts 28th/29th September 2024

An immersive 8-month programme to delve into the world of sound healing. Experience the transformative qualities of sonic resonance, learn to create and facilitate deeply healing spaces, sonic weaving a tapestry of tones, vibrations and harmonies rooted in ancient sounds infused with modern techniques. Our Ancestors knew everything is vibration and energy, and Einstein supported this with his statement “Everything in life is vibration”. Sound baths have grown in popularity over recent years. Creating a sound bath that has healing properties requires skill, awareness cultivation and deep connection with one’s own sonic field. This course will provide you will the tools to create safe spaces and healing sonic tapestries.

The programme will consist of 7 weekends held in the Avalon Room in Glastonbury. The space between weekends offers time to digest, assimilate and practice the content of each weekend. In addition, we will meet online 4 times within the time frame for lectures on the theory and science, including discussions and a Q&A session.

You will learn:

  • How to play, work with and blend a range of instruments (gongs, Tibetan bowls, crystal bowls, koshi chimes, rain stick, drum and more)
  • About the science of sound and how to work with sound currents
  • Receive practical teachings and support through applied theory and practice
  • How to create a sacred space for group sound baths
  • How to work 1:1

Participant numbers are limited to 16 maximum

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Times of Circles

Saturdays 10am – 5/6pm
Sundays 10am – 5pm


All circles are held in the Avalon Room, Glastonbury Experience, 2-4 High Street, Glastonbury BA6 9DU

Course Dates and Details

You can find course dates and details of the course circles here.

Course fee payments

Sliding scale fees paid in full at the beginning of the course:

A non-refundable deposit of £200 secures your place.

Scale One: Household income below £20,000 per annum: £1,458

Scale Two: Household income between £20,000 and £28,999: £1,749

Scale Three: Household Income above £29,000: £1,944

We hold to a policy of honesty.

Sliding Scale fees paid by instalments:

Payment by instalments attracts a one-off £50 administration fee.

Including the £50 admin fee, the payments will be (depending on your household income):

Scale One: Income below £20,000: Deposit of £200 plus seven monthly payments of £186.85 beginning 28 September 2024.

Scale Two: Income between £20,000 and £28,999 per annum: : Deposit of £200 plus seven monthly payments of £228.42 beginning 28 September 2024.

Scale Three: Income above £29,000 per annum: : Deposit of £200 plus seven monthly payments of £256.28 beginning 28 September 2024.

Please send your deposit of £200 within 4 weeks of acceptance onto the course and before 14 September 2024, as cash, cheque or online by Paypal.

Signed Terms & Conditions are an integral part of the course application process and should also be received by us within four weeks of your receiving confirmation of acceptance on the course.

The balance is due in full at the beginning of the course or in 7 monthly instalments as outlined in the sliding scale, payable by standing order, or PayPal on our website. 

Please make payments to: Glastonbury Goddess Temple.

You can find the fee payment page here.

How to apply for the course

You can find everything you need to apply for the course here.

NB: Before buying any instruments

Charlie advises participants to wait until after the first weekend before purchasing any instruments they don’t already have – she would like to advise on the best ones to get.