The project was so unlikely from the start.
Two musicians from different worlds met on a flight to Norway. A renowned orchestra traveled to California, allowing for a spontaneous recording session. Call it extraordinary serendipity.
Human is a collection of improvisations from Berlin Philharmonic principal cellist Georg Faust and jazz pianist Ben Dowling. It is a magnificent celebration of heart within an ocean of understanding. It is healing music of profound sensitivity and gentle touch.
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A sonic and visual experience featuring the surround-recorded solo piano music of Ben Dowling and the moving paintings of NEA recipient Mark Wagner. Product comes as a CD and DVD in one package. Music is available in digital formats.
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This project was influenced by Joe Zawinul and features some amazing musicians: Will Kennedy on drums, Bob Shephard on reeds, Satnam Ramgotra on tabla, Niki Haris and the late, great Carl Anderson on vocals—among MANY others. Music is available in CD and digital formats.
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My life is dedicated to creating expansion in the arts such that a transformation takes place within the human family - creating peace, understanding, compassion and whole lot of incredible music!