music gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and life to everything. My new favorite quote :)

Violeta Parra

Violeta Parra: empathic and brutally sensitive. She felt people's weaknesses and translated them into art. She spoke out life injustices with amazing tenacity by mixing her cultural heritage and vanguard techniques.

Yma Sumac - Magic

Yma Sumac She was one of the most famous proponents of exotica music. Her extreme vocal range was said to be well over four octaves.

Vashti Bunyan Vetiver Gig Poster

vashi bunyan - isle of printing, 2007 [linocut print; link to 'isle of printing' website]

Vashti Bunyan Album Cover

Some Things Just Stick in You Mind Singles Vashti Bunyan Dicristina Stair

Yma Sumac.

Peruvian exotica diva, Yma Sumac, was a phenomenon in the music world during the early With an amazing vocal range of four octaves,.

The Kokako, a bird with an Yma Sumac-like range

The Kokako, a bird with an Yma Sumac-like range

Vashti Bunyan 'Just another Diamond day'.

Vashti Bunyan British folk chanteuse and singer/songwriter. Warm and ethereal.

Leif Podhajsky - Likke Li artwork

[Weekly Artworks] Leif Podhajsky

Yma Sumac as Disney princess.  My life is now complete.

Here is the wonderful version of this song from the Disney movie "Sleeping Beauty", performed by Yma Sumac on the disk "Stay Awake" This clip was mad.