Check out the videos of my studio sessions with Grammy award-winning producer Will Ackerman and Grammy award-winning sound engineer Corin Nelson.
I met the gifted drummer Narada Michael Walden in my early 20s. We played music together, became friends and Narada invited me to learn meditation with his teacher, Sri Chinmoy, the Indian mystic with was also teaching John McLaughlin and Carlos Santana. Within a year I became one of Sri Chinmoy’s students and after 2.5 [...]
I’m all about peace. I believe future success and prosperity in our world depends on how effectively we come together as a people and solve the issues that divide us by border, religion, culture and ethnicity. We are all in life together. We are really one heart. And every day we have a chance to [...]
A few years back in New York City, I played a reading for “Natural Woman,” a show aiming at Broadway based on the music of Carole King and Gerry Goffin, and produced by the team that brought us Mama Mia!, a show currently running on Broadway, based on the songs of Abba. The Goffin/King songwriting [...]
Song notes on “Natural Moment” from the upcoming Shambhu CD titled “Sacred Love”. Visit ShambhuMusic.com.
Had a chance to record some sweet tracks with world flutist Ann Licater who is recording her next album with Stephen Hart at his studio in San Rafael. While there, I jammed with her producer, world flutist Peter Phippin, and today we recorded an hour’s worth of material as an exploration, with Stephen Hart, engineer. [...]
This past April and May I’ve been recording my new CD, “Sacred Love”, with producer Will Ackerman and recording engineer Corin Nelsen, at Imaginary Road Studios in Vermont. The entire process has also been documented in an eight part video series you can subscribe to and watch at YouTube For anyone thinking about recording, you’ll [...]
On May 12, my final full day recording at Imaginary Road, Jill Haley added english horn to “Revelation” and “Spring”. After that Will Ackerman and I recorded a duet that will also feature vocalist Noah Wilding. Watch the magic unfold.
Day 2 of my session with Jeff Haynes continued to reveal the beauty and depth of Jeff’s mastery of percussion. I love Jeff’s intuitive approach. Watch…rejoice…
Just finished 1.5 days of soulful performances by Jeff Haynes on six tunes for my upcoming CD, ‘Sacred Love.’ Jeff brought with him to the studio a truckload of percussion instruments so we had a large, colorful palette of rhythmic options for the songs. Big thanks to Jeff for putting his heart and soul into [...]