The Work

What I do is a very public or community art form. The "way above average" magic happens when willing people with average voices gather in circles in a great room or hall and sing with me. The sounds I've imagined at home come out to play in the room and our souls come out to shine. I love passionate and unapologetic singing. And the sound goes on and on...

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“Doug is a luminous guide to your spiritual integration through music. He is an EarthShaman who is helping us sing a pan-tribal Earth Community into existence.”

Robert Moore, psychotherapist and author of Facing the Dragon: Confronting Personal and Spiritual Grandiosity.


“Music and Rhythm
find their way into the secret places of the soul.”


Doug von Koss with large Native American drum  at the 2002  Great Mother Conference
Doug von Koss, hands in prayer position, leading a song circle of men and women in Italy.