Joshua Leeds is a composer, producer, and sound researcher. He is one of few published authorities in the exciting new field of psychoacoustics — the study of the effects of music and sound on the human nervous system. As creative director of Applied Music & Sound, Joshua collaborates with leaders in health, psychology, productivity, and neurodevelopment.
Recordings include "The Listening Program" (8 CD set), "The Sound Health Series" (6 CD set), "Sound Body, Sound Mind: Music for Healing" and "Eight Meditations for Optimum Health" with Andrew Weil, M.D., and "Songs of Affirmation" and "Gift of the Present" with Louise L. Hay. Additional collaborators include The Monroe Institute, Dr. Jeffrey Thompson, and brainwave biofeedback expert, Anna Wise. From 1996-2000, Joshua served as co-producer of Arcangelos, the critically-acclaimed psychoacoustic chamber orchestra.
Joshua is the author of The Power of Sound (Healing Arts Press, 2001), Sonic Alchemy (InnerSong Press, 1997), and editor of The Listening Program (ABT Press, 1999). Numerous American and European magazine publications include the peer-reviewed American Journal of Acupuncture, Open Ear Journal, New Age Retailer, Nyt Aspect, and Caduceus.
Joshua teaches psychoacoustics to musicians, healthcare and education professionals. Between 1999-2001, he taught 600+ healthcare and education professionals in the US, UK, and Germany.
He is the founder of Sound-Remedies.com. Joshua resides in the San Francisco Bay Area.
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