On Family Day last year, my son, daughter and I and three other wonderful composer/string players spent a day in Montreal recording this song which I created from a poem by Hester Knibbe, translated by Jacquelyn Pope. It was the first time my kids and I had...Read More
Singer-songwriter Kimberly Boyce releases her jazz flavoured debut recording, “Rise Above“. Produced by Mike Ewing, the CD features some of Canada’s best session players, including Mark Kelso on drums, David Woodhead and Scott Alexander on bass, Kevin Fox on cello, Rob Gusevs on keyboards, Rob Carroll on guitar and John MacLean on sax. Mixed by Juno award winning Michael Phillip Wojewoda, and mastered by Juno and Grammy award winning Joao Carvalho.
Last year I found my project was transforming poems into songs. One of my favourites was this one this one by Marylen Grigas, featured both in the New Yorker, where I found it, and her recently released volume of poetry, SHIFT. Please give it a listen by clicking read more....Read More
Just got word my song "Rise Above" has been included in the playlist at Women of Substance Radio...it will be included in feature programs for 3 months starting in April, but will be on random rotation otherwise. You can support me and the station by listening at: http://www.womenofsubstanceradio.com or at the live365 page: http://www.live365.com/stations/breenoble where you can give a...Read More