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I am now a Heart Dance Recordings artist!

I have some exciting news! I was signed recently by Heart Dance Records, a label based in the Phoenix, AZ area. They will be re-releasing my first album “After the Harvest” in October of this year and then will follow … Continue reading

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Interesting Experience with YouTube Comments

Any of you who have watched videos on YouTube (which must be just about everyone by now) have probably read some of the comments posted below the videos. A small minority of those comments are useful or even astute but … Continue reading

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Website Redesign… at last!

I redesigned my website for the first time in several years. Not only was the look getting a little dated but the content need to be updated to reflect several new musical projects as well as my new teaching studio … Continue reading

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New projects and upcoming gigs

It has been a long time since I’ve posted; I hope this one finds you doing well. Now that I am settled here in Guanajuato I have been able to get some new projects going in both music and art. … Continue reading

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New Recordings from Mexico (and the USA)

In March I recorded with Armando López Valdivia here in Guanajuato. We tracked nearly two hours of music and it turned out beautifully. Armando played violas de gamba, flute, guitar, zamfona (it’s like a hurdy-gurdy) and hand drum while I … Continue reading

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Festival Cervantino Shows

The Frestival Cervantino is the largest music festival in Latin America. It lasts three weeks and brings in artists from all over the world. The town of Guanajuato is overrun by people of every kind – from elderly classical music … Continue reading

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CD Release shows in Chicago and Misourri

I played a Chicago area CD release show at the Two Way Street, in Downers Grove on the 6th of August  and it was really great. The audience at the Two Way Street was very attentive  and  the room is … Continue reading

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New CD – La Esperanza Sigue

On August 6th my new CD titled “La Esperanza Sigue” was released. All of the pieces are solo guitar or solo dulcimer (13 guitar pieces and 2 dulcimer). The centerpiece of the disc is the suite “La Esperanza Sigue” which was … Continue reading

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Recordings, recordings, recordings (and a new toy)

Before I get to the new recordings, I have an upcoming show to plug. I’ll be at Adelle’s (1060 College Ave. in Wheaton) on Thursday, April 30th. I’ll be playing in a duo format with bassist Patrick Williams and we … Continue reading

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Gigs plus Mexico Trip

I just landed a last minute gig. This Friday the 27th I’ll be playing solo at The River’s Edge Café in Aurora (http://theriversedgecafe.com/) . It’s located at 18 W. Downer Place, Aurora IL 60506. I play a set 7:30 pm … Continue reading

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