(17 June 2003) The latest release from Grace Griffith is entitled
Sands Of Time (Blix Street Records (USA), 2003). 'Hear' is
(sings) the melodic gravity of vocal impressionism. The quintessence
of 'grace-force' (the 'G' factor), of audio CD higher realm frequency
distribution -- Grace Griffith!
Produced by the hearing adroitness (the sound dexterity) of Chris
Biondo, Marcy Marxer, and Lenny Williams, Sands Of Time features
eleven-plus voice trail tracks that will linger in the listener's
mind long after the songs have been sung.
Beginning with the first artistic movement, "Carry You" (written by
Leslie Phillips), Griffith expresses herself with the vocal intensity
and chromatic color of employed Music Polarization Audio Response
Patterns, which in grace-force terminology means: she becomes, a
Listen to "Make My Garden Grow" (music written by Leonard Bernstein,
lyrics Richard Wilbur) or "Moment Of Forever" (writers: Kris
Kristofferson and Danny Timms) -- both of these songs represent Griffith’s
unique singing attraction. ‘Hear’ she magnetizes the listener with
the vocal gravity (choice) of good songs and the 'G' factor--a Great
The musicians awe and awe are outstanding. Of note: Lenny Williams
for best dramatic piano; Chris Biondo for producer plays bass; Fred
Lieder-cello; Tommy Cecil for stand-up and stand-out bass performance
and Marcy Marxer-congas, shaker, guitar, vocal harmonies, whistle,
wind chimes, bouzouki, accordion, and yes one more, the mandolin!
A hierarchical CD of beauty awareness, Sands Of Time is the
song-work of many hands (the musicians) moving the soul-work (which is
Griffith) through the artwork of writers, into the songs of
Read further reviews, listen to soundbites and order the
album from amazon.com
here. Clearly worth a journey, the album is a very nice listen!