Archive for August, 2010

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Recording at Drew University

August 24, 2010

Last week and this week, I am taking part in the recording of Monteverdi’s Madrigal, Book 5, with the group ARTEK, led by Gwen Toth. We are recording in the concert hall on the campus of Drew University. It has a great acoustic and is very quiet.

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Beautiful Pembrokeshire

August 19, 2010

Earlier this month I walked the beautiful Pembrokeshire coastal path in Wales — breathtaking views!  Here are photos of one such view and also one on the last eve of the walk.  My friend, Bryce Johnson, and I managed to walk the 180 miles in 7 and a half days!

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A new Requiem by Gregory Spears

August 10, 2010

Last week I took part in the recording of a new Requiem by a very talented young composer, Gregory Spears.  It’s incredibly beautiful music.

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Ave Maria in Spanish

August 6, 2010

Just sang Shubert’s Ave Maria’ in Spanish for the upcoming Robert Rodriguez movie ‘Machete’.  It is to be released in September 2010.