Tag Archives: Viola

Richard X. Heyman ~ 67,000 Miles An Album

I’m still amazed that a man, who was a drummer for a punk band writes so many great pop songs, with good lyrics, great musicianship & harmonies. Richard is a multi instrumentalist as he plays drums, vocals, guitars, bass, piano, … Continue reading

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Billy Talent ~ Crisis Of Faith

Billy Talent is a canadian band that spans different genres in one album. Starting off with a long (for this band) progressive sounding song, then goes throughout the album with some hard rock, some punk, soft rock, etc. I found … Continue reading

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Richard X Heyman ~ Copious Notes

Another fun album from Richard X Heyman. This time Richard added some other musicians to this album including Julia Kent on cello, Chris Jenkins on viola, Kaitlin Wolfberg on violin & viola, Duke Guillaume on various saxophones, Probyn Gregory on … Continue reading

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HISTOIRES SANS PAROLES – Harmonium Simphonique

All I can say about this is WOW! Everything about this is awesome. I have the vinyl/CD set & it comes in a large box-set. It is beautiful just to look at. Once you listen to the music, it gets … Continue reading

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Richard X. Heyman ~ Pop Circles

  I’ve heard many albums from Richard X. Heyman, drummer for the Doughboys & let me tell you, this is the best album that he’s done. Everything is perfect. The songwriting is top-notch, the music is wonderful & the production … Continue reading

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Anneke Van Giersbergan ~ Symphonized

  I don’t like this new album by Anneke Van Giersbergan…I LOVE IT! This album is just about perfect in every way. The main thing to note is there is NO BAND on this album. It is an orchestra. Residentie … Continue reading

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Sultans of String ~ Christmas Caravan

  Just in time for the holidays comes the Sultans of String. Consisting of violins, violas, cellos, guitars, bass, percussion & drums. This band really knows how to bring out the best in Christmas. In addition to the instruments above, … Continue reading

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Christen Lien ~ Elpis

  Starting with the prologue, do I hear the similarities to Jean Luc Ponty. That is a good comparison as you can get for a violin, in this case, viola. Inside the CD package comes a booklet with what each … Continue reading

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