“The eye takes a person into the world. The ear brings the world into a human being. ” - Lorenze OkenEver since my childhood in Detroit – immersed in the sounds of Motown and classic Rock and R&B, music had been at the center of my life.
“Music is the mediator between the spiritual and the sensual life.” - Ludwig van BeethovenThe most consistent and dependable way I’ve found to connect to my inner voice, lift my spirits and bring myself back into balance has been music.
“One good meal can feed a man for a day; one great song can impact a million souls for a lifetime.”As I write this, I’m getting ready to leave for Brazil to speak at a TEDx conference about music as an essential tool for creating large-scale social awarenes
“Our music is a bridge where people can meet, dance, love, and create.” - Les NubiansWhen I decided to found EarthTones a few years ago and to focus more on the transformational power of music and film for positive social change, I actually thought I
“I would teach children music, physics, and philosophy; but most importantly music, for in the patterns of music and all the arts are the keys of learning.” - PlatoI wasn’t born into a family of musicians, but I was raised in a musical city. Detroit