ITALY anyone? Join David Newman, Daniela Riva & Philippo Franchini for “La Bhakti Vita” Retreat in Tuscany, Italy, October 5th to 12th. We will converge in a private villa in beautiful Lucca in the heart of Tuscany for a week’s worth of yoga, kirtan, shanti and chianti 😅 If this makes your heart sing, check out details at: https://tickets.brightstarevents.com/event/la-bhakti-vita ❤️ — with Philippo Franchini.
Friday evening May 11th from 7 to 8.30 pm I will be playing with David Newman at Shakti FEST (Main Stage) for a fun set of rocking bhakti with a debut of some of the songs from our new Beloveds album. Ticket at www.shaktifest.bhaktifest.com
Today, April 27th, “The Beloveds” album that David Newman and I recorded together is officially available for purchase and download! We love the music we made on this album and hope it will inspire you as much as it inspired us.
Find us on itunes and order your copy 🕉
I’m finally getting to updating my website.
Last stop was the really fun Lovelight Festival in Maryland.
Philippo Franchini – Meet me there! Saturday-16 // from 09.30 pm to 10.45 pm // Bliss Main Stage
Philippo Franchini, musician, composer who is pioneering the introduction of Nada Yoga – the Yoga of the Sounds- in western countries.
He performs and teaches widely in North America and in Europe. Being himself a Yogi, Philippo combines his knowledge of Nada Yoga with his practice of meditation and his great experience as musician, to create diverse styles of albums – a rich blend of blues rhythms, jazz, gospel and chants with Sanskrit mantra. Based in California, he travels constantly to play at different Festivals (Bhakti, Shakti Fest, Kripalu, Esalen, …) and festivals or concerts in Italy, Germany, Spain.
Max Greco, is launching the Shanti Riviera Festival, with yoga, music, bio cuisine and more. Promises to be really enjoyable https://www.facebook.com/Shantirivierafestival/ *I’ll be playing music there along with Elijah Tucker, Emy Berti and other artists.
July 9, 2016 in Nice, France!!
As a warmup for Bliss Beat 2016 in Piemonte, Italy, I’ll be stopping in for a Saturday solo concert on July 2 at Cascina Bellaria ( Hari Om Yoga Center) http://www.blissbeatfestival.com