79th Birthday Salute to David Amram at Insomniacathon On-Line!
celebrates his creative pioneering
and collaborations with stars from the worlds of music, literature theater
and film. Join us in celebrating over FIFTY YEARS of Amram vibration collaborations
since moving to New York City in 1955.
first met Dave on the eve before New Years Eve 2002 at Casa Del Sol in Nyack,
NY. He and Frank Messina, whom I just started working with, were gigging. Since
then we've been bopping into each other, shared some stages and alot of laughs
and Love on this road where we all roam.
Dave, Here's to You, here's
to us and to the road that lays before us! See you further on down the way!
The Best and Many More!
the last Odes to The Sidewalks of New York celebration at The
Bowery Poetry Club David intimates his 04' tripto Chengdu, China in a
story, a poem and
a song that turns into a
BPC Sing Along!
I David tells the story of trying to master a Simple
Sentence in Mandarin and even with the best of intention, manages
to mangle it a tad.
tale of a Wife from another Life in his EpiPoem.My
Bhudda Angel From Chengdu
III Sooth segues to ScatSong and David and The Trio
IV With the crowd well primed, the BPC resounds en
Hung Gow Shi Lao Tao New York!
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checked in after the
A Song By
Here to read David's letter to the Family and
Friends of Woody Guthrie along with all the Poets and Players he shared stage
with at WoodyFest with Program notes from the Symphony too!
Variations On A Song By
World Premiere of David Amram's
Variations On A Song By Woody Guthrie" was
performed by the
Symphony Silicon Valley
September 29th, 2007.
to the world premiere
performance on line from the website of Symphony Silicon Valley.
Here To Listen!
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For David Amram
Whitehead sends out the call at The C-Note
on a Howlfest 2004!
Here to View, Searching
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Here you'll find some snaps of Dave, family and friends from over
the last few years at some of the gigs and gatherings. Photos by Jeremy Hogan
and James Walck.
The Pix to View!
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The Casa Del Sol,
David imparts a Jack Kerouac wish, thought, hope.
And in conclusion, David gives some
on persuing one's dreams
and being mindful of the
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a beautiful late Summer night, The Bowery
Poetry Club hosted "Diamonds
In The Sidewalks" with David Amram and his quartet
celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the publishing of Jack Kerouac's
"On The Road."
David in this celebration of sounds and sooth was Tim Moran, John Ventimiglia,
Adira Amram, Russell Brand, Casey Cyr, Ron Whitehead, Frank Messina, Katinka Klein
and Jose Pacheco along with the super sonic support of Kevin Twigg,
John DeWitt and Adam Amram and Erik Lawrence.
contributing journalist, Jeremy Hogan
was there snapping stills and rolling video. Click
Here to view The PhotoBook
there's some great VidClips Click
Here To View John Ventimiglia's "I
Think Of Neal", Adira Anram imparts, "On
The Roof of America" and Click
Here To View Jose Pacheco and his tale of "The
Night Charlie Parker Played Tenor at Montmartre Café in Greenwich Village."