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GaiaWolf  ... is a Trio performing Contemporary, World, and Pop/Soft Rock music.

GaiaWolf’s original music uses excellent grooves, catchy melodies, and interesting harmonies to call attention to such issues as human and environmental peace and the need for universal harmony so that all earthlings can someday share this beautiful planet in peace.

“Beautiful tight harmonies, fine writing, and chunky rhythms work in concert, making this a lush listening experience.” ~ Kurt Henry, musician

The highly original sounds and songs of GaiaWolf transcend pop culture and infuse hope for the future with their ‘music for the planet,’ from the heart. Blending diverse elements of folk, reggae, jazz, world music, pop, and R&B into a distinctive sonic sculpture, the alchemy of GaiaWolf was created by musician/composer/vocalist E.C. Lorick and vocalist/percussionist Dawn Casteel-Lorick with guitarist/vocalist Marji Zintz.

GaiaWolf has shared the stage with legendary artists Pete Seeger and David Amram at the Howland Cultural Arts Center as well as performing at renowned festivals like the Rosendale Street Festival, the Woodstock Reunion at historic Yasgur’s Farm, the White Feather Folk Festival, and the Hudson Valley Summer Music Festival. They have shared the stage with Vance Gilbert, emma’s revolution (Pat Humphries and Sandy Opatow), the Kennedys, Spook Handy, and SONiA with Disappear Fear at music festivals for NJ Peace Action. They have performed at the prestigious National Animal Rights Conferences (2002 & 2003) in Washington, D.C., and have participated in benefits such as the NY Walk for Farm Animals in NYC and for organizations such as New Jersey’s Shelter our Sisters, Orange Environment, the New Jersey Ecological Society, the Ulster County ARC, Orange County Peace & Justice Coalition, Sullivan Peace & Justice, the Woodstock-New Paltz Crafts Fair, and the Blue Sky Peace Fest. Their composition, “Keeper of the Keys,” was selected to be the theme music for a GAP (Great Ape Project) promotional video.

Composer and multi-instrumentalist E.C. Lorick is a co-founder of GaiaWolf. E.C. writes and sings most of the songs GaiaWolf performs. He has an extensive career as a musician, playing electric and acoustic guitar, bass, harmonica and singing both solo and with others. He is a prolific composer and arranger, and is the leader of this fine group of artists. He also puts his considerable musical ear and wisdom to work for others as the owner/operator of littleGIANT Production and Recording Studio, located in Woodstock, New York, where he produces, arranges, and records projects for others.

Co-founder Dawn Casteel-Lorick is a gifted vocalist and the percussionist in the band. She brings a sweet voice and on-target harmonies, but it is her passion for the material that really shines through! Dawn also has a business called One Kindred Paw, as an “advocate for animals and consultant for their people.” She does energy work, communication, ceremony, etc.

With a voice that has been likened to Joni Mitchell, Ricki Lee Jones, the late Eva Cassidy, and Shawn Colvin, Marji Zintz is a vocalist, arranger, and acoustic guitarist who is known for her sweet voice; heart-felt, soulful interpretations; spot-on intonation; extensive, genre-busting repertoire; and masterful guitar playing and who makes up the other third of GaiaWolf. As a solo performer, Marji receives wide acclaim in the New York and tri-state region in both the jazz and folk genres. She has performed and recorded as a soloist and in duet settings with various bassists, including Mike Richmond, Joseph Pelletier, Jay Anderson, and Steve Roane, as well as in larger ensembles with Jim Kunkel, Wil Greenstreet and Ron Wilson, and improvisational vocalists Victoria Christgau and Shula Ruth Weinstein in Sister Sound. As a solo performer, Marji has shared the bill with such diverse acts as Koko Taylor, Tom Paxton, Jonathan Edwards, the Kennedys, and Robbie Robertson.

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Contact Info
Location: Ulster County, NY
Website: gaiawolfmusic.wordpress.com/home/
Email
Phone: (845) 657-3111

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Calendar for GaiaWolf
Sunday
May 27
5:00 pm
to
9:00 pm
Streamside Music!
with Marji Zintz
Acoustic, Contemporary. pop/rock/blues/jazz, etc.
The Bear Café
295 Tinker Street
Woodstock, NY   See Map
Fresh, raw music streamside in the beautiful Bear Café...a feast for your ears AND your palate! See you at the Bear!
Marji on the Web
Friday
June 1
5:00 pm
to
9:00 pm
Streamside Music!
with Marji Zintz
Acoustic, Contemporary. pop/rock/blues/jazz, etc.
The Bear Café
295 Tinker Street
Woodstock, NY   See Map
Fresh, raw music streamside in the beautiful Bear Café...a feast for your ears AND your palate! See you at the Bear!
Marji on the Web
Saturday
June 9
1:00 pm
Woodstock Concerts on the Green
with Becoming Human, which is Marji Zintz on vocals, Jim Kunkel on guitars, Mickey Kopchak on bass, and Larry Balestra on percussion
Alternative, Jazz, and World. songs of observation, realization & transformation
Village Green
Rock City Road & Tinker Street
Woodstock , NY   See Map
Free outdoor summer concert series in the center of Woodstock on the Village Green. The yearly concert series features eight concerts spread throughout the summer with performances by local musicians. Produced by the Woodstock Music Shop; sponsored by The Paul Green Rock Academy, the Woodstock Chamber of Commerce and Arts, Markertek, Woodstock Apothecary, Photosensualis, Mid Hudson Valley Credit Union, Chronogram, and radio station WDST.

The schedule for the day is:

to be announced
Becoming Human on the web
Saturday
June 30
11:00 am
to
2:00 pm
Local Food ~ Local Music
with Marji Zintz
Acoustic, Contemporary, and Folk/Traditional. Standards, originals, etc.
Saugerties Farmers' Market
115 Main Street
Saugerties, NY   See Map
I'm blessed to be performing this magnificent weekend at the Saugerties Farmers' Market from 11 am to 2 pm.

These folks really know how to put on a farmers' market! Plenty of tables and chairs and umbrellas and yummy things to eat and lots of sunshine and music. It's going to be a gorgeous weekend.

Why not come out to the farmers' market, support farmers, local music, and community? It'll be great to see you! The market is located at 115 Main Street in Saugerties, New York.
Marji's Website
Saturday
July 21
9:30 am
to
11:00 am
Sweet Summertime Music
with Marji Zintz
Acoustic, Contemporary, and Folk/Traditional. jazz, rock, all the good stuff...
Tarrytown and Sleepy Hollow Farmers' Market
Patriots' Park
Sleepy Hollow, NY   See Map
Join me at this new-for-me market! Farmers' markets are sublime, and this one offers "more than 30 vendor stalls that hug a sun-dappled, grassy lawn, where the best area musicians entertain, kids dance and play, friends and families socialize, and everyone eats" (except, of course, the musicians, who are too busy entertaining to eat)!
Marji's Website
Wednesday
August 15
4:00 pm
to
7:00 pm
Music at the Market
with Marji Zintz
Acoustic, Contemporary, and Folk/Traditional. Jazz, originals, etc.
Coxsackie Farmers' Market
1 Betke Boulevard
Coxsackie, NY   See Map
Thank heavens for farmers' markets... AND...thank the farmers!

Get your delicious, local, healthful food and enjoy some lovely music and community, too. See you at the market!
Marji's Website
Wednesday
August 22
4:00 pm
to
6:00 pm
Local Food ~ Local Music
with Marji Zintz
Acoustic, Jazz, and Folk/Traditional. pop, contemporary, whatnot, etc.
West Milford Farmer's Market
1452 Union Valley Road
West Milford, NJ   See Map
Music at a farmers market!! What fun! Buy some fresh, local produce; hear some music, maybe pick up a CD! Not bad for a Wednesday afternoon in the late summertime!

The truth is that this event is happening every Wednesday afternoon during the growing season, and there are other very fine musicians scheduled at each one of these. Visit their website for more information.
Marji's Website
Saturday
September 8
11:00 am
to
2:00 pm
Local Food ~ Local Music
with Marji Zintz
Acoustic, Contemporary, and Folk/Traditional. Standards, originals, etc.
Saugerties Farmers' Market
115 Main Street
Saugerties, NY   See Map
I'm blessed to be performing this magnificent weekend at the Saugerties Farmers' Market from 11 am to 2 pm.

These folks really know how to put on a farmers' market! Plenty of tables and chairs and umbrellas and yummy things to eat and lots of sunshine and music. It's going to be a gorgeous weekend.

Why not come out to the farmers' market, support farmers, local music, and community? It'll be great to see you! The market is located at 115 Main Street in Saugerties, New York.
Marji's Website
Thursday
October 4
7:00 pm
First Thursdays Music Series
with Marji Zintz, Too soon to tell, but two other wonderful artists, hosted by Maureen & Don Black!
Acoustic, Folk/Traditional, and Jazz. etc.
High Falls Café
12 Stone Dock Road
High Falls, NY   See Map
It's an early night with great food, delicious music, and a good vibe.

Three wonderful, interesting, and diverse performers PLUS Maureen and Don, who are just beautiful!!

This is a sweet music scene in a sweet venue. Things get under way early, so if you wanna hear all this great music, don't be late! Great food on the menu at a reasonable price. Hope you can come!


Marji's Website

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