Born near Hollywood, CA, recording and producing caught Ray Powers attention at 15 years old. Awarded a scholarship in voice and composition he completed his degrees and has continued to focus on music for 35 years. Various theater, film, media and songwriting achievements have folloed.
2013 has brought multiple film composing and songwriting projects as well as production opportunities for other artists.
Raymond Powers Bio
For two decades, as one of the pioneers of "ambient" and East/West fusion, Raymond Powers has been exploring his unique blend of multi-cultural music, using both traditional instruments and modern technology to accompany his passionate, exotic vocal stylings and instrumental music. He has studied with Western, African, Native American and East Indian music masters. Inspiring audiences, his performances offer the message of global unity, social responsibility and sustainable lifestyles.
Immersed in the cutting edge of music as a transformational tool, he has also collaborated in the creation of sound environments for theater, ceremony, ritual and rites of passage for all ages. He is also a researcher and practitioner of alternative therapies that utilize music, sound and light as healing modalities.
As a life coach, business consultant and transformational counselor, Raymond Powers has been practicing and teaching for the past 20 years. With a focus on mentoring the art of communication, peaceful relating and joyful living, he assists individuals and businesses with creating healthy systems that support their visions and goals. He emphasizes the importance of cultivating and creating authentic relationships and teams based on mutual respect and support.
His expertise has been sought after by individuals and businesses who want to empower themselves or their organizations with cutting edge technologies. As an advocate of socially responsible business and fair trade practices, he assists in strategies that will develop sustainable models and maintain a thriving environment. He maintains a strong vision and lifestyle for an economy that supports the needs of the earth, it's inhabitants and all future generations.
Teaching workshops, such as Singing Your Dream Awake and The Way of the Open Heart, he has taught hundreds of people how to discover their well Being and become beacons of peace and serenity. He has gained national recognition for his expertise, consulting and contributing to both print, such as GQ and Maxim magazines, and Internet publications. Most recently he has developed an advanced approach to living as love and compassion and is writing a book,
entitled Simple Brilliance, that offers practical exercises for personal development and shares
with you anecdotes from his extraordinary life.