Through the ancient practice of uttering mantras and singing bhajans (songs with a spiritual theme), we can discover just how powerful words really are as they travel through sound. The above quote, found in medieval hindu literature, describes this power and also poses the paradox of writing about something that can only be realized through
Interview with Erin Dougherty of Little Star Interviewed by: Moriah Hope Ceremonial Photography by: Madelyn Soldner Sullivan It started as a jewel of inspiration glimmering in the ethers. The melody, the lyrics, the meanings and metaphors, bound together within a song seed in the heavens like a star ready to birth a supernova. A mysterious force
We come together to protect our people.
Music’s journey across the timeline of humanity has evolved, shifted and transformed just like every other aspect of life.
“If we can explain music, we may find the key for all human thought.”