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Create Multi-Layered Expressions with Sound and Words

Create Multi-Layered Expressions with Sound and Words

Long ago I began to merge spoken words with sound.   In this transformation is an all consuming magic.  This expression is the fullness of a summer day, when the peaches are ripe…   I am a life long poet who also plays Native flute, didgeridoo, drums and a myriad of other instruments. I love to expand into this expression; what may be a beautiful poem can be re-woven into a masterful tapestry with new colors and textures.  Listen to this…

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Why We Make Music

Why We Make Music

“After silence, that which come nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music.”  – Aldous Huxley Making music is an ancient and powerful expression. All civilizations have expressed music in one form or another to echo sacred ceremony, community unity and  rites of passage. When people gather to create music, either alone or with others, there is an energy released which is indeed inexpressible. Somewhere along the line we began to think music must be played “correctly.”  We began to judge what was…

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