Johnny is a RYT-500 advanced certified yoga and meditation teacher and has been a devoted yogi for over 10 years. Trained in diverse healing modalities, his energy practices and multi-instrumental sound healing invoke powerful experiences for his students. A mixture of modern science, ancient wisdom, and raw love, Johnny is a living example of the internal power we each possess for positive change and the ability to fulfill one’s dreams and dharma.
He is an active contributor to the #1 meditation app Insight Timer, inspiring thousands of meditations worldwide with his healing music. His first musical meditation release, The Meditation EP, was featured as a teacher’s resource on Elena Brower’s TEACH.YOGA for its unique blend of rhythms influenced by neurological principles. Johnny has taught sound healing for Lululemon, NY Yoga Magazine, The Rubin Museum (on July 8th!), and educational institutions including Ramapo College and SUNY New Paltz.
Trained in Breath-Based Yoga and later in Yoga Synthesis, Johnny expresses gratitude for his teachers Fran Ubertini, Carol Bowman, and Raji Thron, and their courage to bring yoga to America as students of T.K.V. Desikachar, B.K.S. Iyengar, and K. Pattabhi Jois. Through workshops and immersions he continuously trains with many influential teachers including Rod Stryker, Elena Brower, Rodney and Colleen Yee, Leslie Kaminoff, Dharma Mittra, and Gary Kraftsow. Johnny currently teaches workshops and immersions in New Jersey and New York, as well as classes at Yoga Synthesis.