I tend to travel the same way, wherever I go, and have developed well-worn travel patterns. Walking through cities, catching the vibe; museums and parks; street food. Most of this happens at an observational level: I watch, rather than do. So this time, I decided to jump into something more fully engaging: a 6-day motorcycle trip through northwest Vietnam.
It would just be just myself, and a guide. All travel logistics taken care of by him: package-tour convenience within a full, individual and personalized experience. There’s one big catch for me, though.
I’ve never ridden a motorcycle.
I was recently interviewed on Toronto’s premiere radio station, 91.1 Jazz.FM. You can hear the interview, and a bunch of my music,
So far, we’ve travelled to four continents. So when an opportunity came to try a fifth, we jumped.
Yes, it’s true. I’m now a published author! my book, A Cappella Arranging, cowritten with arranging guru Deke Sharon, has finally been released! 98000 words, 330 pages of everything you ever wanted to know about arranging for unaccompanied voices. You can buy it here. Read on to learn how this book finally came about.