Music Projects I'm Working On
- Ali Akbar College of Muisc,
where I study Classical Indian vocal and instrumental music with
Maestro Ali Akbar Khan.
- Bateria Lucha,
the percussion ensemble I direct. We play mostly Brazilian rhythms
(along with some Middle Eastern, Indian, and other styles)
on mostly Brazilian instruments.
- SalaamAxe, my Middle Eastern and
Brazilian fusion project. This was started in Madison and continues
in the Bay Area.
- Lark in the Morning
- Middle East Music Camp
- California Brazil Camp
- Handphibian's Home
Page, a drum group I play in that specializes in Afro-Brazilian
- World Samba Homepage
home site (which has MP3s of their first and best album -- click
on "Discografia", then on the album in the lower right corner)
- Lyrics to
"Aba'Ad, a very famous Arabic song I'm learning.
- Rashid Music Sales
- An essay I wrote on John Coltrane and Ralph Ellison
- Medeski, Martin and
- Medeski, Martin
and Wood (Ryco-Disk)
- Jazz Home Page
- Jazz Artists
Bill Frisell Discography
Hellerstein's Music Page (with some digital samples of my playing!
- The ECM record label,
which is home to lots of cool, etherial, jazz stuff. A lot of Bill
Frisell's albums are on this label.
Hendrix (Hey-Joe mailing list)
- Rage Against the Machine
- Brazilian Percussion On-Line
- Brazilian Percussion On-Line (Contemporanea direct link)
- Brazilian Percussion On-Line (Gope direct link)
- Brazilian Percussion On-Line (Bauer/Raul direct link)
- Espirito Drums(only U.S. Bauer distributer)
- Mameluco Traders(SF-based
Contemporanea distributer, organizers of California Brazil Camp)
- Brazilian Drum Importer in Texas
- K+K bass pickup web page
- Lark in the Morning (This is
both a music instrument retailer and the sponser of an incredible
music camp I go to every year in Medecino, CA in the Redwood forests
of northern California).
- Musician's Friend
- Ud Home Page
Photo Gallery and other information about of Uds
- Interview with Simon Shaheen
- minidisc.org (tons of info)
- TapeWorld (cheap blanks)
- MiniDisco (online store)