I'm a music producer, composer, multi-instrumentalist, and DJ. I'm
the world's first composer for the deaf (Ryerson University's
Emoti-chair) and am a part of an artificial intelligence music
software company (waveDNA). You might have heard my music on the
radio, tv, in a club, and in Windows smartphones. I love life, love
people, have a great sense of humour, and enjoy discovering new
things, places and restaurants.
What I’m doing with my life
being an artist, helping friends, helping the poor (volunteering),
traveling, learning, meditating...
I’m really good at
music, cycling, racquet sports, metaphysics
The first things people usually notice about me
my positive energy & optimism, my mixed ancestry, the
creativity that pours out of me when I improvise on the keys &
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
I generally read books that most people have never heard of.
I love documentaries, good cinema (film festival kind of stuff),
foreign films... Avatar and Spirited Away are two of my animated
I don't watch too much television but some shows I make time for
are The Daily Show, The Colbert Report, Breaking Bad, South Park,
Robot Chicken, and The National.
I love music of all kinds except for most opera and country
(bluegrass ok) but my favourites are electronic, Brazilian,
hip-hop, funk/soul/r&b/Motown (especially Stevie Wonder), jazz,
French, black gospel, Tuvan throat singing, world, experimental...
The six things I could never do without
friends & family
music & creativity
my iPhone / internet
good food / craft beers / fine wine
freedom & safety
health & spirituality (body-mind-spirit)
On a typical Friday night I am
on a date or with friends at a pub or club or in my studio working