March 17, 2017

Live track from Rockwood concert

A posting of a live recording of some new material Zygmon is doing from a show at Rockwood music hall in December of 2016. The song is adapted from limbindi and voices from Heart of the Forest by the Baka forest people of Cameroon. The original Zygmon’s version

March 17, 2017

The Genesis of Zygmon

Zygmon is a quartet I lead that plays instrumental adaptations of Cameroonian Baka Pygmy music. When I was nine years old I borrowed a book from my dad by Louis Sarno entitled “Song From the Forest:My Life Among the Pygmies”. What I read captivated me and was the beginning of a life long fascination with …