Here are a few photos from the sessions to whet your appetite for the music. The singer is Hannah Pagenkopf from Calgary, Alberta. The recording engineer is Ken Basman from Toronto, Ontario and I was born in Alberta, lived a long time on Vancouver Island, British Columbia and quite a while in Montreal, Quebec. Both Ken and I have lived in Mexico for quite a while as well.
You can see larger versions of all the photos by clicking on them.
|Soprano extraordinaire, Hannah Pagenkopf|
|Hard-working guitarist, me|
|Not a lot of shots of Ken Basman, but here he is with Hannah in the control room|
|Listening to some takes|
It's an all-Canadian effort as even my guitar was built by a Canadian builder, Vancouver's Robert Holroyd.
So there you have it! As a little musical envoi, here is a performance of me playing one of the favorite pieces of guitar music, Asturias (Leyenda) by Isaac Albéniz: