About Mary Martinez

Modern-day Renaissance Woman; percussionist; lyricist; singer; poet; writer; story teller, outdoors woman; humanitarian; more. Find her at

Interview with Alessandra Belloni

Kalani Das had an opportunity to sit down and interview Alessandra Belloni, a practitioner of Southern Italian healing dance rhythms. Alessandra gives us a demonstration of “Tarantella,” a fast-paced, hypnotic 6/8 rhythm, and also a rhythm in 4/4 called “Tammorriata.” Currently, Alessandra is the only woman in the U.S. teaching and sharing this ancient, […]

By |April 11th, 2016|Interview|Comments Off on Interview with Alessandra Belloni|

“I am Becoming” Chant for Individual or Group Practice

Here is an offering for an empowering chant from Mary Ann Martinez that can be used for a personal practice or in a group setting. The purpose of this chant is to embody, empower, invoke, and declare positive statements and affirmations in a creative and intuitive way. This chant can be practiced with or […]

By |March 7th, 2016|Education|Comments Off on “I am Becoming” Chant for Individual or Group Practice|