Meditations in a Contemporary World
- Artist: Mia Olson
- Format: CD
- Release Date:2/21/2006
Mia Olson is a flutist with a very diverse musical background, which includes classical, jazz, Latin, Brazilian, Indian and rock styles. She has performed concerts around the world and played in many film soundtracks, live radio broadcasts and numerous recordings. In addition to playing the flute, Mia is also a certified Kripalu Yoga Teacher. She has developed and teaches Yoga For Musicians classes at Berklee College of Music where she is a Professor in the Woodwind Department. She has presented Yoga for Musicians seminars for other music organizations and music festivals around the world. She frequently uses this Meditation CD as background music in her classes. It is perfect music for relaxation, meditation, bodywork, etc. Matt Marvuglio has performed throughout the US, Europe, and Japan premiering his own compositions for jazz flute. He has authored articles on jazz flute playing in The Instrumentalist and other national magazines. Matt is the flute soloist on the instructional demonstration CD/book package Reading Key Jazz Rhythms, written by Fred Lipsius and published by Advance Music. Also, he is the curriculum editor and composer for the Berklee Practice Method series. His composition, Simples of the Moon may be heard on the CD, Divinations by Dean Anderson on Neuma Records. Matt recently released a solo CD, Why Cry also available on CD Baby, and a new CD with Phil Wilson for the Capri label. He is also the Dean of the Professional Performance Division at Berklee College of Music.