Integrative psychotherapy through mindfulness, insight and depth psychology.
Relaxation music for healing and meditation. Personal growth books for
self-discovery, self-acceptance and conscious living.
Take a journey down the river of ambient sound with clinical psychologist Dr. Michael DeMaria. This CD is based on 25 years of research into the use of sound for healing. Ideal for massage, yoga, meditation or anytime the world has become too much and you need to flow again. All music performed and composed by Michael on keyboards, piano, world percussion and indigenous flutes (Native American and Bansuri).
"The River is a wonderful interweaving of flowing ambient atmospheres, light world rhythms, and beautifully played Native American flutes." -Peter Phippen, Canyon Records Recording Artist
"The River is a phenomenal gift of healing music and has been a true blessing to me. Thank you!" -Laura Staman, Artist and University Professor
"Sometimes I take long Sunday morning drives in the country and I take with me Michael's magical music it helps me see Beauty more clearly and peacefully." -John Lee, Author of The Flying Boy and The Missing Peace
"The River is absolutely gorgeous. Your flute melodies and your way of playing them are exquisite. Piano and keyboard sparkle like dew on cobwebs in the dawn, fall like raindrops from leaves into eddies of swirling water or glimmer like reflected stars. Truly a river flowing over my heart." -Louisa John-Krol, Singer-Songwriter/Recording Artist, Blue Tree (Australia) & Prikosnovenie (France)
One who listens to The River by Michael DeMaria, instantly knows this music came from the heart and soul of a kind and gentle man. Delicate, sensitive, ghostly and flowing are words that come to mind when describing his music. He incorporates ambient atmospheres, light world rhythms, utilizing beautifully played Native American flutes. -Peter Phippen, Canyon Record Recording Artist