David Harp, MA, doesn't just hold the World's Record for Most-People-Taught-Harmonica-At-Once (2,569) - He's a corporate speaker & the author of nearly two dozen books on music, health, & psychology. His participatory performances combine applied cognitive psychology (expressed in books like his "Neural Path Therapy: How to Change Your Brain's Response to Anger, Fear, Pain, and Desire") with the...harmonica! David provides harmonicas & teaches groups of any age/size to play blues, rock, folk, rap, country, or classical harmonica almost instantly. Simultaneously, he teaches each attendee to reduce stress & enhance metacognition/mindfulness by intensive breath focus via...harmonica! David's clients/venues range from Ben & Jerry's Festivals to First Nights(tm), pre-schools to colleges, Kraft Foods to the FBI! He also loves to do professional/ curriculum development for teachers, & school residencies that combine music, metacognition, drug/alcohol awareness, & expressive literacy.
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