Music presented here is of a dark and chaotic nature with calming overtones.

Influences that helped along the way are as follows:

Jaco, Brian Wilson, Herbie Hancock, Jon Hassell, Michael Brecker, Bennie Maupin , Dr. Patrick Gleeson, Ry Cooder, Josef Zawinul, Van Dyke Parks

Favorite albums - a partial list:

Holiday for Pans, Word of Mouth, Pet Sounds (I know, everyone’s choice), Smiley Smile, Smile (original), Future2Future, Mwandishi, Man-child, Thrust, Last night the moon came dropping its clothes in the street, Wide Angles, Driving While Black, The Jewel in the Lotus, Chavez Ravine, Dialects and Song Cycle.