the MAQAM project
Hey Epichorus enthusiasts!
I was reminded this morning by a friend, that part of the meaning in our name is the Epicureans - hedonists of sorts. In the best... Read more
New Release - Live at Merkin Hall
Dear friends and supporters of the Epichorus,
We are thrilled to be releasing a new live disc, from our recent show at Merkin Hall -
In just a few... Read more
Those Who Have Ears, Let Them Hear
One Bead is making its way into the world. We have released digitally on Bandcamp, Itunes, and Spotify, and we will celebrate a release of the physical CD... Read more
Here it is!
We are happy to announce that One Bead, by the Epichorus, will be available for exclusive Kickstarter digital download - tonight!
Look out for an email, with a... Read more
Thumb Piano in a Piano
One Bead is coming along wonderfully! In the last weeks, we have been in and out of the studio overdubbing, editing, and tinkering with this and that. Most... Read more
In the studio deep
Thanks to you, we have spent some long, exhausting, beautiful, prayerful days in Vinegar Hill Sound, over the past weeks. All of the musicians, more than ten of them, have... Read more
Two Pies and an Oud
With the big moon above, our project is coming to a close. Your interest, love, and support has been a blessing I will carry with me. Thank you!
The Epichorus... Read more
Teachers, Influences, and Inspirations
My teacher, James Stone Goodman, begins each one of his gigs by reminding himself and the audience that his teachers, influences and inspirations are the five-petaled rose upon which he... Read more
As the music of this project has taken form, we have also been working with a wonderful visual artist, whose work will grace "One Bead." The artist, who wishes to... Read more
An Abundance of Life
Thank you for your generosity, your kindness, and your vision. I am humbled and overjoyed!
I have been surprised at how many of the donations have come not in the... Read more
More than half way there!
Thank you all! I am so grateful for your gifts and interest in this project. We are more than half way there!
Look out for more updates in the days... Read more