That voice! You'll recognize it everywhere. Eli Conley possesses the rare gift of a distinctive vocal timbre that separates him from scores of singer-songwriters in the modern folk ilk....
This is the stuff that long, successful careers are made of.
Tom Semioli, Minor 7th
Reflection & Gratitude, New Band & Harmony Class
From the Blog, August 20th:
I just got back from a wonderful week focusing on the art, craft, and emotional journey of songwriting at the Rocky Mountain Song School in Colorado. Mary Gaulthier, one of my favorite singer-songwriters, encouraged us to look deep into our pain when we write and understand ourselves as wounded healers. Bonnie Hayes, who wrote "Have a Heart" for Bonnie Raitt (a song that's practically in my DNA), offered her insights on writing compelling, memorable melodies. The wonderful Ellis gave us gentle guidance in how to build a wholehearted music career, inspired by her own path as an independent artist. Whether you are an experienced songwriter or want to write your first song, I can't recommend the Song School highly enough! Read more...