Wake from the fear, that is tearing at the seams of the world.”
– (From the song, “Wake.”)
The Essence of Lakshmi:
On Friday, November 11th, 2016, I will be releasing my most recent album entitled, “Lakshmi.” It is twelve original musical pieces I composed and arranged. The album features fifteen different genres including Funk, Latin, Ragtime, Country Swing, Reggae, Progressive Jazz, Classical Tone Poem, Jazz Instrumental, Native American Folk Anthem, Spiritual Mantra, Motown Soul, Traditional Bluegrass and Folk Ballad....
It does not take an aficionado to observe the declining quality of contemporary music. When we dare to explore the radio dial, we often find a barrage of noise attacking our ears and senses. We may search for the message and our connection with it, though rarely are we able to enjoy or resonate with the songs or the frequency in which they are recorded and broadcast. Where once we were empowered, inspired and happy in our listening, now we often experience the side effects of corpora-tized sound.
A couple of years ago, a friend of mine introduced me, through conversations and articles, to diverse frequencies of tuning in music other than the standard 440 hz frequency. At the time, she brought up that it was a glaring difference when it came to hearing it and experiencing it on an energetic level, as well as the natural healing and conscious-raising properties of the sound and music itself.
Having sent me a few articles about it, I had read that at some point between the first World War and second World War, there were a lot of military marches that...