Darryl John Kennedy – Karel Růžička This recording was done live, first take, 9am, with the full orchestra and myself together in the same room. A completely different reality, compared to today, where the amateurs overdub and punch in, auto tune, fix everything and then fool the public into believing that they have talent. Garbage. […]
©2019 Darryl John Kennedy – “Anwar’s Theme.” Composed and produced by Darryl John Kennedy On October 6th, 1981, the world awoke to the assassination of Egyptian President, Anwar Sadat. As a composer and US cultural ambassador, I had driven by the Sadat memorial many times, during my cultural and musical work in Egypt. As I […]
In Praise of “Musician,” Joshua Bell As a film composer, multi-instrumentalist and concert artist, I’ve traveled the world, working with hundreds of accomplished musical artists. Society is sometimes impressed with the agility of musicians, which should never be the reason to listen or to go to a concert, whether Classical, Jazz or any other form. […]
Happy Birthday to my wonderful daughter Natalie.