AN ACOUSTIC BLEND OF WORLD MUSIC
The collaboration of two veteran musicians and recording artists, Wolfsheart, Michael Nix combines sensual melodies, brought to life by various Native American flutes, with the acoustic guitar’s subtle rhythms, the healing sound of the handpan and weaves them into a beautifully harmonic tapestry of sound. Known for their nuance and virtuosity, the group’s music can be meditative yet at the same time exploding with passionate energy.
Their stylistic spectrum ranges from traditional American folk singer-songwriter, meditative tunes, all the way to Roots and Blues. In doing so they combine traditional as well as contemporary styles to form simple arrangements, which at the same time underscore the compositions’ rich diversity. By utilizing their respective voices as well as their vast instrumental repertoire, they are able to render a special touch to their performance. Additionally, by pairing the gentleness of the Native American flute with the elegant notes of the acoustic guitar, the duo takes you on an endless journey to magical and music inspired sceneries, filled with self-composed songs and also well-known standards.
The soft accompaniment of acoustic guitar and the handpan provide musical overlays to the Native American flute. This mixture crafts a unique sonic image of extraordinary clarity, which relaxes the mind and enriches one’s soul.
Ultimately, the soundscapes of the various pieces will give rise to a variety of meditative and relaxing as well as smooth and lively atmospheres.
Wolfsheart – native american flutes, vocals, handpan
Michael Nix – guitar, vocals, piano
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