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Kimberly Haynes

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KIMBERLY HAYNES
Kindled by an awareness of divine guidance and conscious connection with spirit, new age singer/songwriter and Music Medicine Woman Kimberly Haynes delivers her debut album, Awaken Me, which brings forth an uplifting invitation to discover a sacred space deep within the heart.  The spectrum of her eclectic and enlightening vocal performances evokes both the tenderness of a mother’s touch and the ancient feminine power of a tribal priestess singing her truth for the betterment of the community.  The album, subtitled “Songs From the Heart of a Seeker,” is a musical journey of discovery, healing, personal growth and devotion.
 
“My songs are my prayers,” explains Haynes.  “It is truly a privilege to carry those prayers into the world.  It is my hope that they will be a blessing to all who hear them.  So I raise my voice in song to awaken a place deep within myself and in others where we can collectively begin to remember our own sacred hearts, our sacred connection to Creation, and the sacredness in each other.”
This is harmonious music that blends new age, world-fusion, gentle folk and soft pop into a well-crafted production of 11 devotional songs cultivated by accomplished producer and multi-instrumentalist David Vito Gregoli (a recording artist in his own right).  
Gregoli co-produced and co-arranged with Haynes.  On the recording he performs on a vast array of instruments such as guitars (steel and nylon-string acoustic, electric, 6 and 12-string, and the South American charango), bass, mandolin, sitar, banjo, piano, electric piano, synth, udu, drums, percussion, bells, Native American flute and other flutes, gopichand and kalimba.  Haynes additionally adds backing vocals, hand drums and percussion.
The album also unifies brilliant special guest performances by some distinguished and well-respected musicians such as pianist Peter Kater, vocalists Tina Malia and Ken Stacey, drummer/percussionist Christo Pellani, violinist Jesus Florido, tabla player Cooper Madison Lanier, dulcimer performer Joellen Lapidus, players of Native American flutes Gareth Laffely and Al Jewer, accordionist Andy Mitran, didjeridu player Stephen Kent, hang-drummer Aeb Byrne, frame-drum/percussionist Byron Metcalf, vocalist Aeone and others.  The result is a rich tapestry of sound combining ethnic instruments from around the world with traditional Western ones to conceive a true world-fusion flavor.
The focus of the album is the pure, sensitive, spiritual voice of Kimberly Haynes.  Her major influences include Shawn Colvin, Joni Mitchell, Alison Krauss and Sarah McLachlan.  Haynes’ voice showcases her original music and inspirational, poetic lyrics.  Each song shares a unique story born from a life of tremendous trials and blessed tribulations, all flowing from a heart expressing love of music and life.  “I write and sing from the depths of my own life experience.  It’s a powerful thing to do this from a place of personal truth,” states Haynes.
More information on Kimberly Haynes and her music is available at her website (MusicMedicineWoman.com).  Her album is available as a CD or as digital download tracks at a variety of online sales sites such as CDbaby, Amazon, iTunes, eMusic and many others.
 
“Each of us has the daily opportunity to awaken to our personal destiny — to who we truly are and what we each have to give, and to the sacredness of both our individual and our collective journey.”
2265 S Beverly Glen Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90064
~ Ph: (818) 795-2834 ~~ mg@lapdev.com ~

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