Rudolph Live – A Yuletide Throwback Thursday

Most folks who know my music also know Spencer Capier–his contributions on violin, mandolin, mandola, bouzouki and vocals have helped define my work for pretty much my whole career. But some folks know I used to tour with not one but two “Spencers” (often referred to as “The Spenci,” or “Two Spence Much the Richer.”) In the early days, pianist and vocalist Spencer Welch often joined Spencer Capier and I in our musical

There’s Still Time – Order NOW for Christmas Delivery

Sometimes music can open us up to the mysteries and gifts of Advent in very particular ways. It pretty much explodes my heart with happiness when folks tell me that my own musical offerings have somehow served that purpose. So please allow me to remind you that there is still time to order my 2014 Christmas offering, CHRISTMAS: THE STORY OF STORIES, as well as my previous disc of Christmas originals (CHRISTMAS:

Recognition by Luci Shaw

I shared this last year and found myself thinking of it again … Recognition Luci Shaw Who on earth saw him first, knowing truly who he was? Belly to belly, when John, prophet in utero, distinguished in the natal soup the fetal bones, the body curled like a comma, eyes tight, skull packed with universal wisdom, this unborn cousin began to dance. And when she, birth-giver— her ordinary vision arrowing down

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