day 5: first snow of the season today –
Delighted to be featured in the Australian literary journal Axon this month with author John Saul talking about how we combined music and words for ‘The Pink House’ – a read and listen …
Video Archive 66 –
I am very lucky to live in such an inspiring place. This is the intro to a short music and film I compiled for the Maritime Festival in 2014 telling the story of the Scottish trawler Marie with the Celtic Fusion Band Aartwork. It was also shown at the Petta Fiesta Film Festival in 2015. You can get the DVD from
Video Archive 59 – The Bell in the Park
Today, August 6th, we remember Hiroshima – I was fortunate to have visited Japan many times when playing keyboards on various tours. The city of Hiroshima became a favourite of mine with all paths leading to the Peace Park. I made a digital audio recording of a walk i made through the Park. You can hear footsteps, crows and the sound of the creaking of the bell as i pulled the wooden post back to ring the bell of peace. Years later I was going through some old DATs and found that afternoon captured in time. When I started performing live shows on line I improvised music over those moments and released it as ‘ The Bell in the Park’
This is a video by Deceptions Digital inspired by the music
Video Archive 49 – easter dogwoods – inspired by a drive across the beautiful state of TN with the dogwoods in full bloom – You can hear imaginings of the wooden wind chimes and bottles in the trees – i love the sounds of the wind
Video Archive 42 – The Red MooN – Mentioned yesterday the Magisto app is using the Red MooN as a soundtrack – here’s a sweet little video found on YouTube from far away of children picking strawberries to the Red MooN
Well it seems like
the video making app – has licensed ‘The Red Moon’ for their ‘Soundtrack’ music category – so next time you want a reflective piano waltz to go with your family snaps you know where to go … Thanks everyone!
Video Archive 39 – Across the Seas
This time last year I played a set at the Petta Fiesta to end the day of musical merriment. Carl Bennett performed some poetry and beautiful videos from David Turner’s Mandala Meditations series were projected
This year ’The Story of Marie’ – a short film I made with Aartwork for the Woodbridge Maritime will be shown. The British festival season is in full swing – See you there campers!
Video Archive 33 – Ripples of Indigo
Another video from the Mandala Meditations Folio featuring mandalas by Digital Dave – David Turner with music by JaN PuLSFoRD.
Created for relaxation, meditation and other journeys to dream states. Shown in Planetariums, Galleries and Festivals in the USA and UK.The colorful creations of Nashville 3D artist Digital Dave specialises in 3D mandalas, animation, and lenticular design, Dave’s work includes digital giclee and lenticular fine art prints that have graced Nashville galleries, restaurants and recording studios since the early 90s.