Archive for the “Music” Category

Migration with Favianna and Pharell

We visited Tuscon, Arizona, front lines for the immigration issue, in this three-part series I helped shoot and edit for Pharell Williams’ youtube channel I Am Other. It follows Favianna Rodriguez, an artist from Oakland who has been outspoken for immigration reform.

Shadow Puppet Video

A music video I shot and edited with singer Abigail Washburn and a Shadow Puppet troupe in Xi’an, China: Click through to watch the behind the scenes.

Nat Geo on the Silk Road

National Geographic World Music has been posting a couple of the Silk Road Tour videos I shot and produced with Abigail Washburn and the US State Dept. This latest features footage of incredible Uyghur musicians in Urumqi. You can also watch the video by clicking “read more” below or directly on youtube. I also made a map of the route […]

Silk Road Tour

In late 2011 I went on a U.S. Embassy-sponsored Silk Road Tour with banjo songstress Abigail Washburn and her band The Village. I did a series of behind the scenes videos, including this one, a collaboration with some Tibetan students in Xi’ning, Qinghai Province, China. This also includes footage from the Kumbum Monastery, originally built in the 14th century. […]