New National Anthem

This audio recording is from a rehearsal of the original line up of my band, “The Sound of Monday”, most likely circa 1997, of a song I co-wrote the music and wrote the entire lyrics for, re-imagining a national anthem reflective of more tawdry times…enjoy!

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Birthday Fever

Drag of all drags–I had a fever on my birthday last week…

But, the gift was that I was inspired to write about it…enjoy!

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Surface To What’s Underneath Missiles

A song I wrote and performed with my band, The Sound of Monday, circa 2003…enjoy!

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The Children’s Hospital at Maimonides

Here are some pictures from my recent Music That Heals performance at the Children’s Hospital at Maimonides, thanks to a generous grant from “Frankie’s Mission”.

Photo Credit: Kathy Lord

 

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Dancin’ with “Kids Love Dave Jay!”

Wanna Dance…??

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“Kids Love Dave Jay!” & Puppet: “Birdy”

 

 

 

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All of A Sudden (It’s Too Late)

A cover song I learned by one of my favorite bands, XTC…enjoy!

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Music That Heals Race Highlights 2017

Music That Heals is celebrating its 20th year of bringing music to seriously ill children and adults.  This past Sunday, as has become the tradition over the past many years, I took part in the annual 5K and Peewee Race proceedings in Prospect Park, Brooklyn as an emcee and barker-of-sorts.  It was an awesome day, as evidenced by the highlights reel above…enjoy!

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Maimonides Performances/Race Reminder!

Here are some great photos from my Music That Heals performance this past Friday at the Children’s Hospital at Maimonides, as well at the Pediatric Patients at Maimonides Cancer Center . We thank the Francesco Loccisano Foundation for their collaboration with Music That Heals to bring weekly performances to both of these units for a period of six months.

Photo Credit: Kathy Lord

And, remember to sign up/participate in Music That Heals‘s annual 5K Race,

(and this year, also a half marathon), celebrating its 20th Anniversary, THIS SUNDAY: 

musicthatheals.org 

Music That Heals brings professional musicians in to perform live for seriously ill children and adults in various healthcare facilities.  This annual race helps raise funds and awareness for this fantastic cause.  Please donate and/or participate!  Thanks! 

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Noodlin’ On My New Art & Lutherie Guitar

Photo Credit: Tad Emptage/Cirque-Tacular Entertainment

Final performance with my ol’ beloved knockabout 2009 Art & Lutherie

My blazin’ new 2017 Art & Lutherie Concert Legacy…I am lovin’ this guitar!

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