Welcome to my web site – my name is Christopher Tokalon . On these pages you can find out what's available from me in the way of live performance for entertainment, mood and background music for functions, sound therapy, book a recording session for sax, flute or voice and the "Marvelous Mouth" one man show .. You can choose anything from lighthearted comedy and music with a deeper meaning , beautiful world and/or jazz music, a fun interactive music circle or a soothing sound journey for friends or clients. I have also outlined some simple principles of sound therapy and regularly conduct workshops for teaching 'sound' self empowerment methods
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Chris 'Marvelous Mouth' Tokalon in-Don't Tune Me, I'll Tune You - A wacky, amazing, funny one-man show, where you get to see/hear my abilities to imitate musical instruments- (beat box , mouth trumpet etc) animals, other people and myself! Real sax, and flute also woven in, live before your eyes into a backing band, with me using a loop pedal. A one-man 1mouth vocal orchestra thing. Its music mixed with comedy and suitable entertainment for any occasion. Live Music for any Occasion Jazz, African, Middle Eastern and World Music ensembles or solo sax and flute for your functions and celebrations. I have 30 years of experience as a professional saxophonist and flautist in performance of original music and staged productions .I provide lively entertainment or soothing background music for weddings, birthdays and other special events. CD's and Recording Sessions I have recorded and produced 4 cds with a range of musical styles and done co-production and recording sessions on various projects.My recordings include two CDs of jazz and world music by The Jazz Hounds, one Cd by Soulbird and three CDs of therapeutic meditation music. I have done session recording work on other peoples CDs and voice over work TV ads and radio jingles. as a voice artist doing various accents or playing different characters in children’s stories.
Music Playshops and Facilitation Making sounds with voice in a variety of ways, is a tool for creating transformation and community building while having fun. Also it is a means for self-expression and enhancing teamwork skills. Through interactive music facilitation I can improve communication skills and build better relationships in organizations and children's groups. I have worked extensively in the corporate arena solo, or with Drum Café, at schools and at orphanages.
MY ONE MAN SHOW – Chris ‘The Marvelous Mouth’ Tokalon in “Don’t Tune Me – I’ll Tune You!”
A Wacky, highly entertaining one-man show. Music and Comedy combined by a one man orchestra with uncanny imitations and backing tracks recorded with live beatbox, amazing impersonations, sax, flute, beat box and a spaceship. Ideal for corporate entertainment, celebrations and special events.
Sound Therapy and Sound Journeys This is for a release of stress and trauma as you receive a sound bath and go on a holiday from your busy mind. Lie back, close your eyes and allow me to take you on a soothing and uplifting journey with live sounds. You will receive a massage on a cellular level, to leave you feeling calm and energized, ready to renew life’s journey. I use song, flute, Tibetan bowls, wave basket and rainstick to weave a tapestry of harmony through your being. Group sessions and one-on-ones are available.
Voice-overs and Overtone Singing Able to imitate many instruments, accents, sounds and people, I do voice-over work for advertisements, radio and kiddies' programmes. I've also mastered the art of overtone singing (the ability to sing two or more notes simultaneously and sound like a Tibetan Choir) and am available to give lessons. Funny, crazy, clever ring tones Combining skills as a voice artist, musician and comedian with an ability to imitate sounds and accents – listen to these ringtones and you can download free the ones that you like. Ensure that you never get bored when your phone rings. Meet Madiba, Satchmo and other wacky, loveable characters. Be entertained every time your phone rings!!!