Beverly Graham is a friend of mine who has dedicated her life to giving hope to others. Her songs are powerful and beautiful.

Please visit her website at

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Kokohana consists of two young koto players. I met them in Japan and love going to their concerts. Their music is like listening to the instruments of angels.

Please visit their website at

and their blog at 

Laurier Tiernan is a friend of mine who I met in Tokyo. I was impressed by his music and asked him to write a song for a hug video. He did, and it is wonderful. He and his wife, Eiko, recorded it and it will be released as a "nature airliner" song.

Please visit them online at the following sites: