hello my dear friends!
this is just a quick update to let you all know that i am supposed to have the cds in less than a week! i am totally delighted with how this thing came out. i couldnt have done it without all of you.
i will be sending you all your cds, and things, when i get the cds! so, beginning next friday!
if i dont have your address please get it to me so i can get you your cds, etc. :)
bless you, and so much thanks!
hi there friends,
thanks again for all your support this summer!
this is just a quick update to let you all know that things are moving forward.
right now Kindness Is A Mountain is getting mixed by the engineer, Wayne Ingram. for anyone who doesn't know, that means that all the recordings of the different instruments, voices, and sounds are being set at the right volumes, panned into the right speakers, etc. it's all the behind the scenes part. its pretty time consuming and has a huge effect on how the final recording sounds. so, it is about halfway done.
about 10 days ago i returned to boston after spending a couple of weeks in west africa (nigeria and ghana) performing this music for audiences there at a couple of Christian Science youth events. it was a great trip with some of the most fun performances of my life!
so, the short answer is (what was the question?) Kindness Is A Mountain will exist in mid/late october! i have been listening to the pre-mix recordings and i feel great about them. this means the mixed recordings will sound wonderful. i can't wait to share it with you and everyone else.
lots of love and hope,
my dear friends,
the recording of this music is almost done done done. hurray!
i am delighted about how it is coming out and i think you will be too.
now that the actual recording is finished, the next steps are mixing, mastering, and then making the actual cds. i expect that Kindness Is A Mountain will be ready for public consumption by mid October!
one thing i have learned is that sharing a beautiful, spiritual gift with a broad group of people really depends on community. that is one of the many reasons i am so so grateful for all of you. as an artist i can do a lot to witness to Beauty and the power of spiritual qualities that heal, but WE, as a group, can do so much more.
this music is a large part of the current form of my mission as a Christian. i know that God is giving these ideas, and speaking them in a form of Beauty that is delighting, moving, and engaging. will you help (more than you already have!) with this happy mission by sharing it with your friends and others? (enemies?)
as the time gets closer i will share some simple info and ideas about how to do that. (i am always open to your inspirations too!!)
thank you so much for believing in this.
with love and gratitude,
thank you thank you thank you thank you thank you thank you thank you. :)
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