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  • The Classical music was a great addition to my sound 'program.' I could take it anywhere.

    And then I moved to tuning forks....even more portable...and no batteries needed!

    When I contacted Randy Masters in Santa Cruz and asked if he had a D tuning fork, he suggested I buy not only a D fork but also the 1st, 3rd and 5th to make the D Major chord. Together they create the N-B-C sound. Smart advertising, NBC!

    These days...when I remember...I can just hum the 'D' sound to myself to bring me back to center. Or, if I'm not sure I'm there, I can hum a sound and see where it is relative to the tone of the fork. If I'm high or low, I can recalibrate right then and there!

    And the forks are wonderful because they can travel with me. However, they don't work well in a carry on. Attract too much attention. Much concern that they might be weapons....

    [Photo by Barbara, Minneapolis, Minnesota, April 2012]
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