Buddhist in America: Ryan Hayashi (Teach for America)

Buddhist in America: Ryan Hayashi (Teach for America) SGI International Soka University of America http://www.soka.edu/ Ryan Hayashi explains how the lowest point in his life-facing a felony drug charge in high school-became the starting point for a great transformation. Using his Buddhist practice of chanting nam-myoho-renge-kyo, Ryan uses the suffering caused from his troubled youth … More Buddhist in America: Ryan Hayashi (Teach for America)

Buddhist in America: Kobe Miyake – You Can Count On Me (Bruno Mars)

Amazing article by Kobe Miyake in California about challenging bullying and discrimination from the World Tribune: http://sgiusapublications.newspaperdirect.com/epaper/showlink.aspx?bookmarkid=QTOISOV05C38 SGI-USA(Official) Find Kobe’s cover of Bruno Mars “You Can Count on Me,” here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-gtEbnqFuEc Composing Hope- Kobe Miyake Kobe Miyake performs Bruno Mars’ “You Can Count on Me,” to inspire those facing bullying and discrimination. After hearing anti-gay … More Buddhist in America: Kobe Miyake – You Can Count On Me (Bruno Mars)

Buddhist in America: Herbie Hancock – Imagine (The Imagine Project)

http://www.laphil.com/ Herbie Hancock – Imagine (The Imagine Project) Herbie Hancock’s “Imagine”, featuring Pink, Seal, India.Arie Related articles https://www.facebook.com/herbiehancock http://article.wn.com/view/2010/06/21/Herbie_Hancock_The_Imagine_Project_2010_n/ http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/music/posts/la-et-ms-jazz-picks-herbie-hanock-at-disney-hall-erimaj-and-more-20140206,0,5932919.story#axzz2sgUdoVtI http://shine.yahoo.com/ellen-good-news/10-old-music-prodigy-magical-jazz-hands-162200716.html

Buddhist in America: Onaje Allen Gumbs feat. Ronald Shannon Jackson

Onaje Allen Gumbs Presents New Vintage …Blood Life! Solo Piano Improvisations Based on the Melodies of Ronald Shannon Jackson. http://stashdauber.blogspot.com/2013/12/onaje-allen-gumbs-blood-life.html https://www.facebook.com/pages/Onaje-Allan-Gumbs-Presents-New-Vintage/438381919577162 http://www.ronaldshannonjackson.com/ http://blogs.dallasobserver.com/dc9/2013/10/ronald_shannon_jackson_rip.php http://blogs.dallasobserver.com/dc9/2013/12/music_scene_north_texas_rip.php https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10201140087575181.1073741846.1559347848&type=1&l=a2f6017732 “Bloodlife” ~ Ronald Shannon Jackson in North Oak Cliff, Texas  

Herbie Hancock: The 36th Annual Kennedy Center Honors

Congratulations Herbie Hancock on your Kennedy Center Honor! Chick Corea, Herbie Hancock and Marcus Miller… Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., who was a tireless crusader for human rights, said: “Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, What are you doing for others?” Do not say you will do it “someday”; now is the time. Do … More Herbie Hancock: The 36th Annual Kennedy Center Honors

Wayne Shorter, légende du jazz Arte 2013 08

zero gravity… Related articles Wayne Shorter: one of the greatest saxophonists in history (telegraph.co.uk) Wayne Shorter/BBC Concert Orchestra/ACS – review (theguardian.com) Wayne Shorter And The Year’s Other Passing Scenery (wnyc.org) Wayne Shorter Quartet, Barbican, review (telegraph.co.uk) The Top 10 Jazz Albums of 2013 (observer.com) Wayne Shorter, Barbican Hall – music review (standard.co.uk) Wayne Shorter – … More Wayne Shorter, légende du jazz Arte 2013 08

Buddhist Ronald Shannon Jackson: Red Warrior/Ashes

creepicrawlies: Ocelot by =Culpeo-Fox http://www.allmusic.com/album/red-warrior-mw0000674998as Related articles Ronald Shannon Jackson, RIP (brooklynvegan.com) Ronald Shannon Jackson, RIP (lawyersgunsmoneyblog.com) Pioneering jazz drummer Ronald Shannon Jackson, R.I.P. (dangerousminds.net) RIP Ronald Shannon Jackson (avantmusicnews.com) Legendary jazz drummer Ronald Shannon Jackson dies at 73 (star-telegram.com) Ronald Shannon Jackson RIP (arjay.typepad.com) Two jazz musicians pass on (louisproyect.org) The Jazz Diaspora: Dancing In … More Buddhist Ronald Shannon Jackson: Red Warrior/Ashes