featuring Dov on Electric 5 String Violin and
'Wave Artist' Freddie Ravel on Keyboards
Vann Johnson, Vocals
Abe Laboriel, Bass
Billy Preston, Organ
Ricky Lawson, Drums
Paulinho Da Costa, Percussion
Larry Dunn, Piano and Moog
Gerald Albright, Flutes
Paul Humphreys, Keyboards and Synth Prog.
Tommy Coster Jr., Synth Prog.
Alex Al, Bass
Steve Ferone, Drums
Nils, Dave Hart, Guitars
Kathryn Bostic, and Eric Peterson, Vocals
Bobbie Jo Curley, Harp
Suzanne Teng, Flutes
Musical Production: Nils, Executive Producer: Dov
Mixed by Wolfgang Amadeus, Dave Redeau, Nils
Mastered at Future Disc Systems Design, by Steve Hall
Art: Greg Spalenka, Design: Jeff Burne
The Enhanced CD Package of Journey to Eden
artwork of Greg Spalenka
a collection of
poetry from Dov
'Awakening/Breathe The Love' Zuma 3DMAx Media MPEG video
produced by Rik Henderson
which can be played on any computer
Dov studied violin at the USC School of Music under Eudice Shapiro and Alice Schoenfield, and later studied with Jerry Reisler. Dov graduated from the USC School of Business Entrepreneurship in 1981, working as an intern at A&M Records and later founded his own label, Lovestar Records where he produced, performed and released 7 CD's, including solo projects and several with various bands and musicians.
Dov has arranged strings for numerous CD's for the Latin American market, as well as contracting, soloing and performing on albums selling in the millions including Jose Jose, Juan Gabriel, Estala Nunuez, Rocio Durcal, Herb Alpert, Camillo Cesto, Amanda Miguel, Maria Conchita, Lani Hall, and Sergio Mendez.
Dov has performed on numerous studio recordings, including Natalie cole, Celine Dione, Vannessa Williams, and others, and for CD's, movie and television. He has performed with several local Symphony Orchestras including Pasadena Symphony and the Santa Barbara Symphony and appears in live performances and recordings with artists such as David Arkenstone, Suzanne Teng and Mystic Journey, and Peter Sterling at the Laguna Sawdust Festival.
Dov's musical composition for Symphony Orchestra, 'Symphony of the Sacred Forest', was premiered at LA Valley College on April 28, 2001 by the Valley Symphony Orchestra under Dr. Robert Chauls. It was again performed on May 8, 2003 by the Bakersfield College Orchestra under the baton of Maestro Robert Martinez, again with Dov performing live on the Electric violin. Dov has written over 300 songs.
Dov has performed for many events including the Earth Summit in Rio De Janeiro, the Aspen Windstar Symposium, opening for John Denver, and many Earth Day and Whole Life Expo Events and others.
Says Innerchange Magazine: "The vast spaciousness and eloquence of Dov's music somehow seems to speak to the best in us as human beings." Dov's newest New age-Smooth Jazz release "Journey To Eden", produced by Nils, features rhythmic full studio production with some of LA's best studio players. Dov's music can be found at www.LovestarRecords.com
Check out the artist's website:
1. Summer Rain
2. Temple of the Goddess
3. Love Story
5. Breathe The Love (featuring Vann Johnson)
6. Ancient Garden
9. Dancing Waters
11. Forever In Time (featuring Kathryn Bostic)
12. Seraphim Rhapsody
13. Sea of Tranquility