From the beginning of my What’s Gone Before project, I wanted to work together with the Choctaw people to produce a short film dedicated to and in memory of those Choctaw who lived and died during the Treaty of Dancing … Continue reading
Before I heard the voice, with the first couple bars of instrumentation, I knew that I was listening to greatness. Combine James Taylor’s voice with Dave Grusin’s piano and an orchestral arrangement by Mr. Grusin and the tune could be … Continue reading
You hear it all the time from this artist or that: “My music has been greatly shaped by…” or “I’ve really tried to model my style on the early jazz masters…” or “Yeah, I guess you could say that __________ has … Continue reading
A good friend sent me a link to a piece of music yesterday. It was much appreciated and for anyone who needs lifting up, I offer it here as divine prescription, hoping you find it helpful as I did.