“Without music life would be a mistake.” Friedrich Nietzsche

A performance debut on "Night Time" with Andy Bumatai on K5TV.  2/6/2008

Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas!

Letting my hair down in what was the first music video I ever made, a song called 'Pluckin' from the CD, 'Compassionate Heart'

Myself, the wonderful Award Winning Poet Dreaming Bear, and the Legendary Darby Slick presenting a narrated poetic version of 'Amazing Grace'.  Every now and again you can hear my son who was only 2 at the time calling for me, (So sweet).


A song about peace in a collage of different concerts, at different times with different players. The soundtrack is track 7 on her CD 'Compassionate Heart'. 

Louise" was written by Paul Siebel, sung me with Ken Emerson on Guitar and back up vocals, Steve Van Gelder on Mandolin, Recorded on Kaua'i by Ken Emerson in 2002. Photographs taken on the Big Island 

"Honey Bee" was composed in 1988 and is performed here in 2012

"Singin to the Wind", accompanied here by the incredibly talented 'Slack Key Lady', Cindy Combs and Phil Watts 4-13-12 at the Storybook Theatre on Kaua'i

A song written by John Prine accompanied by the one and only Darby Slick and Milo Mathews at the Blue Planet on Kaua'i 2010

'Paniolo Song' was written  from the perspective of a man coming to Hawai'i to work in the sugar fields perhaps around the turn of the century. It is a song about finding freedom and love against all odds. Paniolo in Hawaiian means cowboy. The song is found on my live album, 'Altar Native' having had just been written...Performed here Phil Watts on flute, 4-13-12