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“Heart Beats One is a mystical brew full of love, beauty, and devotion. Dive into delight in a rich and magical mantra music adventure!” – David Newman (Durga Das), kirtan artist

Short Bio

Johanna Beekman (RYT-500) is a multi-genre recording artist, songstress, and kirtan artist who is loved for her rich, soulful voice, her radiant spirit, and her inspiring songs and chants that tap deep into the collective soul. She sings and teaches at leading festivals and studios across the country. Johanna’s music has been nominated in conscious music awards and included in White Swan Records’ Best Yoga Music of the Year. She created Lullaby Yoga™ to create deep relaxation through restorative poses and heart-opening music. She also founded Shakti United!, a “spiritual Lilith Fair” which empowers the female voice and celebrates the Divine Feminine, and supports girls’ education through Mitrata Nepal. She has two kirtan albums and is currently working on a new album of universal spiritual and world music.

Offerings List and Longer Bios

See a list of Johanna’s offerings (live events and private video lessons/coaching) and other bios here

Quotes

  • Insight Timer Reviewers

    That is so beautiful on so many levels. Thank you so much. My heart beats one. . . . Sooooo peaceful... thank you! . . . Peaceful and relaxing, perfect mindfulness on your way to work. . . . It was so beautiful and touching! It's now one of my favorites! . . . Beautiful, relaxing and loved every aspect of it! . . . Loving, peaceful and inspiring. . . . I feel the love ❤️

  • Insight Timer Reviewers

    A beautiful audio clip of the heavens!! It brought tears to my eyes!!💕🦋 . . . Gentle, calming melody and chant . . . Beautiful for morning movement and dance . . . Love the Om resonance ❤️ . . . Lovely chant. Great hypnotic melody.

  • Insight Timer Reviewers

    Freeing and uplifting . . . One of my new favorites ..💕. Namaste...🙏 . . . Loved the music, the song was easy to get lost in. . . . I could Hear and Feel the LOVE offered through your beautiful vocals and music . . . So beautiful it made me emotional . . . I can feel the love within me expanding and washing away past hurts. . . .

  • Insight Timer Reviewers

    Wow!!! Heavenly! I WILL be revisiting here!! . . . Inspiring and wonderful! . . . Very beautiful & calming!! . . . I like the easy flow of this piece! . . . Soothing to my soul but so very uplifting and rejuvenating. I feel energized an ready for my day . . . Oh My! This is wonderful! I love it. You can Feel the clearing and then great sense of refreshment to the spirit.

  • Insight Timer Reviewers

    I loved it! Put a smile on my face is was so good! . . . So uplifting, dispels all the inner dark clouds . . . Very beautiful way to start my day. Thank you for producing something so wonderful. . . . Absolutely loved this. Loved the way this built up momentum and then quietened down at the end. Perfect! 💕

  • Insight Timer Reviews

    Beautiful words, tone, voice, feel. I was swept away. Thank you. . . . Wonderful deep rhythm and melodious chanting . . . Lovely chant and evocative of nomadic North African tribes . . . So moving; Truly magnificent . . .

  • Insight Timer Reviewers

    Beautiful and relaxing . . . I will never tire of this beautiful chant. . . . Exquisite . . . Beautiful music, beautiful message 💖

  • Insight Timer Reviewers

    A beautiful song with a beautiful message of remembrance . . . So, so beautiful. Just an amazing, luxurious musical journey . . . Beyond words beautiful ❤️ . . . Amazing! And so powerful!

  • Insight Timer Reviewers

    Loving these tracks . . . Exhilarating!!! . . . A journey to my heart and soul . . . Beautiful music to meditate to . . . Stunning 💙💜💚

  • Insight Timer Reviewers

    So beautiful it made me emotional . . . I can feel the love within me expanding and washing away past hurts. . . . Loved this, it's my favourite chant . . .  A beautiful audio clip of the heavens!! It brought tears to my eyes!! 💕🦋

  • Ben Leinbach, Grammy-nominated producer, composer, engineer, multi-instrumentalist

    I’ve been working in the studio andJohanna with Ben Leinbach performing with Johanna Beekman for several years now. She is a fantastic singer and great songwriter. I mixed her album “Heart Beats One”, and produced, recorded and mixed her album “Beyond Love”. We are currently working on another album of groovy, uplifting jams. Please check out her fundraising video below and donate to help bring this album into the world. Thank you!!!

  • Kelly Luschombe Bea, Kirtan Singer

    What an exhilarating experience to be part of this magic carpet ride of fire and love! Johanna Beekman brings in such passion and beauty... Love her soul, Shakti, harmonies and wild abandon! She takes us all There!

  • Ben Leinbach, Award-winning producer, composer, engineer, and multi-instrumentalist

    This album is a super sweet collection of soulful, soothing songs. Sorry about the alliteration. Johanna's voice is rich and her singing impassioned. The songs are inviting, moving, and deep. I produced, recorded, and mixed this album. Johanna and I did some co-writing on a few of the tracks as well.

  • Johanna, your beautiful album "Beyond Love" arrived yesterday, and I am thrilled to include this fine musical work in the Astreaux World Radio streams, and to present it in some special one hour programs heard on affiliate stations as well. Thank you for sharing this with me!

  • Lin Lungta

    I beyond love your new CD.

  • Shayne Locke

    Johanna “is making . . . an impact with her own brand of Lullaby Yoga. Johanna Beekman is a Kirtan artist whose new album, Beyond Love: Soothing Songs for the Soul ventures deeper into the heart space beyond love.”

  • Wah!

    Thank you for the beautiful album!  It is a beautiful achievement, and a lovely mix of styles. . . . I’m sure many people will benefit from listening and chanting to your album.

  • Leanne Wood, Miss Bliss Bubble Radio

    This week on Bliss Bubble Radio, I'm featuring music from the just-released Beyond Love, by Johanna Beekman. [It] is filled with blissful goodness sure to create a sonic landscape of deep connection to all that is Divine within and beyond.

  • Allison Sobel, master yoga teacher

    Thank you Johanna. It's a magical, musical experience that dives “BEYOND LOVE” into the Great Radiant Heart <3 It's SO GOOD! A must for any student or teacher of yoga, meditation, kirtan, and music lover. . . . Can't wait to play this CD in this week's classes. Bravo!

  • Sharon Randall

    I am so enjoying your new album. My heart was broken open with a deep healing . . . Thank you for bringing this love to us all.

  • Carolyn Adair Bechtold

    I am loving the album, Heart Beats One . . . it was remarkable. Thank you for the love and light you share and generate. It profoundly effects me.

  • Hans Christian, musician and producer

    Johanna blesses us again! This new album is a perfect follow-up to her stunning Heart Beats One. When Johanna sings, we listen and we get inspired by her sublime voice and delicious musicality. Beyond Love is irresistible!

  • Shanti Shivani, Indian Classical Singer

    I really love your Heart Beats One CD. My favorite chant is Hallelujah Govinda. It sings in my body at night, if I listened to it during the day.

  • Swami Brahmananda

    Johanna Beekman's soulful voice opens my heart and lets my Spirit soar.

  • RhiannonVocalist and Associate Professor at Berklee College of Music

    Johanna uses her rich, vibrant voice like wings, telling us the stories from the depth of her soul.... She is a gem.

  • Suzannah Doyle, Composer and Performer

    Johanna writes and performs deep, emotional, flowing music that touches the heart.

  • Kia MillerInternationally Acclaimed Yoga Instructor, Radiant Body Yoga

    Johanna's music [in my yoga class] was sublime.... She is such a bright light.

  • Swami Mahat-tattva Dasa

    I found the music to be soothing… pleasantly grounding.... Overall the blend of western and eastern music is tastefully done.

  • RhiannonVocalist, Recording Artist, and Associate Professor of Music at Berklee College of Music

    Johanna uses her rich, vibrant voice like wings, telling us the stories from the depth of her soul.... She is a gem.

  • Mina CarsonCo-author, Girls Rock: 50 Years of Women in Rock and Roll

    Johanna delivers her heartfelt songs with passion and profound musicianship. She has a stunning stylistic range and a voice that never quits.

  • Ben LeinbachAward-winning producer, composer, engineer, and multi-instrumentalist

    Johanna's music has depth, passion, power, and great messages.

  • Miranda KnoxMaster Yoga Instructor

    The new CD is AWESOME! I love it.  She/everyone nailed it 🙂

  • Toby Pomeroy

    The Heart Beats One album is amazing, beautiful, touching… incredibly well done!!

  • Tom RobinsonMarketing Manager, Breitenbush Hot Springs

    [Heart Beats One is] a wonderful piece of work.

  • Sara IvanhoeInternationally Acclaimed Yoga Instructor

    An amazing voice!

  • Daniel StewartKirtan Artist and Owner, Rising Lotus, Sherman Oaks, CA

    Singing with Johanna Beekman was the highlight of my Pranafest experience!

  • Brenda PatoineThe Bhakti Beat

    Heart Beats One is a gem of a first offering from this Northwest bhakti yogini. Thank you for the sweet offering and lovely album.

  • Sid Rosenguitarist and kirtan artist

    I just finished listening to Johanna’s beautiful new CD Heart Beats One, and feel like I’ve returned from a trip across the galaxy. She creates such a consistently compelling devotional mood with so many talented musicians… the CD is so skillfully recorded, mixed and mastered… it will no doubt reside on peoples’ playlists next to Deva Premal, Snatam Kaur and Gina Sala.

  • David Newman (Durga Das)kirtan artist

    Heart Beats One is a mystical brew full of love, beauty, and devotion. Dive into delight in a rich and magical mantra music adventure!

  • Benjy Wertheimerkirtan artist

    Heart Beats One is a sweet, beautiful, and sincere offering…. It has many truly magical moments, and wonderful performances by a wide range of artists that I also love.

  • Johanna has delivered a stellar, timeless, amazing new album expanding the genre of kirtan music with hypnotic rhythms, gorgeous vocal melodies, dreamy soundscapes, and an all-star cast of guest performers.

  • Hans Christianmusician and producer

    Johanna’s voice bursts with love and passion on her new CD Heart Beats One. She is a stellar singer with a deep commitment to healing and spiritual transformation.

  • Judith Dahnmaster yoga instructor

    This is an extraordinary CD. I can’t stop listening to it. Each time I listen I hear more. When I am not listening to it, the songs fill my mind and comfort me. Johanna sings from a depth of heart that invokes a deeper and deeper journey on a sacred vibration. I love, love, love this work of art. It is a gem. A must hear. Bravo! Bravo!

  • Johanna’s debut, Heart Beats One, is stunning.... Johanna is blessed with a clear voice and vision along with abundant creativity.

  • I love hearing and playing "Heart Beats One" on my radio shows. Every song is goes deep into my heart.... Honestly, I can't praise it enough.

 

Download Johanna’s Resume
Johanna Beekman resume

“Johanna has delivered a stellar, timeless, amazing new album expanding the genre of kirtan
music with hypnotic rhythms, gorgeous vocal melodies, dreamy soundscapes, and an all-star cast of guest performers.”
– Daniel Riddle, musician, recording engineer, and producer at Mazinga Studio

Video


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Listen to Heart Beats One

Listen to three tracks from Heart Beats One, Johanna’s critically-acclaimed album. (Hear samples from every track—or buy the album—on the Heart Beats One page in the Recordings menu.)

Listen to Beyond Love

(Hear samples from every track—or buy the album—on the Beyond Love page in the Recordings menu.)

Photos

Johanna’s voice bursts with love and passion on her new CD Heart Beats One. She is a stellar singer with a deep commitment to healing and spiritual transformation.

— Hans Christian, musician and producer

Poster Templates

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Stage Plots

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Social Media and Music Links

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Where You May Have Seen Johanna

Bhakti Fest   Shakti Fest   Unify Fest      Lovelight   1891155_421503251328459_1994988156_n   Bhakti Village   Integral Yoga   Ahimsa   Mahabuta   Zen Awakening Fest   Festival of Colors   One Love Experience      True Nature Fest   Bhakti Yoga Shala   Soleils Salt Cave logo   Aumbase Sedona logo     Jivamukti New York logo   Soulful Tribe Festival logo   Wild Lotus Yoga logo   Ananda Ashram Yoga logo   Yoga Den logo plus pic   Breitenbush logo and pic   Soul of Yoga   NW Yoga conference logo