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With Music Thinking you can orchestrate your talented team like a symphony, jam together like a rock band, or improvise like a jazz ensemble.  Discover how to integrate Agile Methodologies, Design Thinking, and Service Design with Branding and Organizational Change.

Music Thinking Book

Now at your local bookstore or wherever you buy your books.
Learn leadership and co-creation tools you can use for your personal development, team, and organisation.

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The Power of Music Thinking - Listen, tune, play and perform.

Jam Cards

An inspirational card set in a beautiful box the size of a 45 rpm single record 
Use them in ideation sessions or on-boarding rituals. Scan the cards to hear a sound.

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Workshop Cards for inspiration, onboarding, off-boarding, check-in, ideation

Courses Overview

Course overview, workshops, modules and training
Learn how to co-create your company purpose, tell the story of your purpose, or make the first step with your brand story.

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Course overview - inspirational workshops for leading and following with the music thinking approach

Podcast

The Power of Music Thinking 
Creative Companion Christof Zürn takes you inside the minds of some of the world’s most exciting people AND Musicians’.

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Podcast The Power of Music Thinking

Blog & News

Here we share updates about workshops, programmes, new templates, tips and tricks and you can read all the 38 stories from ‘Behind the Cards’ – the background thoughts about every inspiration card of the Music Thinking Jam Cards.
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What Music taught me about political journalism with Matt K. Lewis

What Music taught me about political journalism with Matt K. Lewis

What Music taught me about political journalism with Matt K. Lewis on The Power of Music Thinking Podcast

What has political journalism to do with music? Well, quite a lot. My guest today is Matt K Lewis from West Virginia, a political columnist for the daily beast, former CNN contributor, TV commentator for MSNBC’s morning show, a podcaster on Matt Lewis and the News (pun intended) and musician. Matt shares with us that […]

Chatting with ChatGPT about Music Thinking

Chatting with ChatGPT about Music Thinking

“a musician and a business person interacting nice together in a painting in the style of david hockney”

We ‘talked’ with OpenAI ChatGPT and asked them a few questions. The pictures are generated with DALL-E and the instruction: a musician and a business person interacting nicely together in a painting in the style of Van Gogh, David Hockney, Salvador Dalí, and Jackson Pollock. Here is a copy of the chat window, including the […]

Healthcare, Sound Healing and Mantras with Rasa Priya

Healthcare, Sound Healing and Mantras with Rasa Priya

Healthcare, Sounds and Mantras with Rasa Priya

With a dedication to healthcare, my guest today is Rasa Priya. He worked in standard western medicine as a respiratory therapist in critical care settings for more than 30 years.  Now, he has followed his calling into a more holistic approach and works as a sound healer with his wife in Maui, Hawaii. Rasa shares a […]

Sonic Epiphany

Sonic Epiphany

Epiphany 2023 Story by Christof Zürn

This is my epiphany story for 2023. It was in October last year. I was sitting alone in a dark, cold forest in the Pyrenees. As part of a Deep Listening course, we spread out in the woods to find a place where we could listen to red stag during the rut period and other […]

Are you a polymath? with Barbara Kleeb

Are you a polymath? with Barbara Kleeb

are you a polymath? with Barbara Kleeb

In The Power of Music Thinking podcast, we have conversations with exciting people that are also musicians. They see analogies between music and the areas they are working. So what they do is combine knowledge and skills from multiple fields to make significant contributions to various areas.  In The Power of Music Thinking book, I […]

Every Noise at Once with Glenn McDonald

Every Noise at Once with Glenn McDonald

Every Noise at Once website

Well, it’s this time of the year. And I am not talking about the countdown until Christmas and the holiday. I am also not talking about ‘the word of the year’, or any other review compiled and curated by air quote “specialists”. I am talking about you, or better about your data, or even more […]

Gender equality in music

Gender equality in music

Gender equality in music with Gabriella Di Laccio

My guest today is Gabriella Di Laccio, public speaker, curator, activist, award-winning soprano and recording artist. She is one of the leading voices in the fight for gender equality in music. Listed as one of the BBC’s 100 most inspirational and influential women in the world, Gabriella is also the founder and curator of the […]

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