Music in the soul
can be heard by the Universe. ~ Lao Tzu
Soars with IL VOLO!
You know it's true.
First we have our IL VOLO friends all around the
Have you ever in
your entire life seen such a dedicated
community*, where most every fan and
music-lover feels, knows on a deep gut level
that our IL VOLO friends, Ignazio, Piero, and
Gianluca are an incredible gift to planet
earth. We feel it in our cells, our smiles,
our sleeping and waking moments. Our boys bring the spark of Life
and Love, Brotherhood and Sisterhood,
Heavenly Harmony and rockin' laughter
wherever they go... a bookstore, a concert, a
TV show, a PBS Special** (OK... 3!), even the
Nobel Peace Prize Concert
And then there are IL VOLO's less well-known
an amazing cat, out in the wild. Day ten
without food or water (except what he foraged
for). His signal to my friend Noralyn and me
was getting weak. Even from a distance, we
sensed he might be ill. We were worried. So we
got his permission to send him loving energy.
What better than singing Arty well
with IL VOLO's We Are Love?
minutes his energy felt strong again!
Two weeks later Arty was in the animal shelter
quarantine, awaiting adoption from his beloved
Noralyn. Many of the cats that day were new to
their temporary cage-homes and were expressing
their confusion loudly. No wonder Arty the
Adventurer was feeling some distress. Well, it
worked before, so I tried it again. I popped
on my iPhone and played and sang "We Are Love
" to the
quarantined kitties. I saw some curious
glances, heads tilted in wonder, and within
five or ten minutes, the whole room was still.
Kitties were curled up for a nap or
day-dreaming, and Arty was happily purring
and enjoying pets from me
. Who knew?!
Since then, I discovered elephants listening
and dancing to Jami Sieber playing cello.
Search YouTube for
Elephants accompany cellist
Jami Sieber / Part 2 / Living Yoga
At 2:20, you can see Pratidah, a member of the
Thai Elephant Orchestra
dancing to the cello music.
Can you envision the happy dance
Pratidah, would do listening to IL VOLO?!
And, are you ready for this? According to Dr. Masaru Emoto, water
responds to music by the form of crystals it
Check out the 2013 WCQM (World Congress of
Dr. Masaru Emoto Shows the
Effects of Playing Music (Madame Butterfly) on
Water at WCQM.
At 1:06 you can see the water crystal morphing
to the music of Madame Butterfly.
(More details in Rainey Marie Highley's article,
"Water Loves Music" and, of
course, Dr. Emoto's site.) So, if
we thought that was beautiful,
imagine the magnificent snowflake
morphing to "We Are Love" from the Nobel Peace
Dr. Emoto, are you up for it?!
You know it's true... ALL
creation soars with IL VOLO!
Happily Soaring... from Jeanine
Doorway, August 21, 2013
* To join in the fun, check out the new blog IL Volo Flight Crew ~ Share
the Love. Thanks, Flight Crew!
** PBS Specials to date include
March 2012 PBS Special "Live from the Detroit Opera
House... IL VOLO Takes Flight"
June 2013 PBS Special "We Are Love Miami PBS"
preview of upcoming (November / December 2013)
PBS Special "Il Volo - Buon Natale: The
Wow! Music is everywhere uplifting the planet.
These boys sing with such heart and majesty! Their
name, IL VOLO, means "flight", and to listen to
them, I feel like I'm flying! And, yes,
you can purchase on iTunes. They earned a Platinum record
in 6 months in Italy! And Quincy Jones invited
them to represent Italy on the single We Are the World 25
~ Jeanine 2011 December 22
hoo! My first IL VOLO concert...
My friend Peta and I were blessed with a special surprise
invitation to join the boys in their Meet &
Greet after the concert!
Here's their official photo link with a closer version
shown below. Thanks, guys! What a fun night!
~ Jeanine 2012 October 8 (IL VOLO at Paramount
Theatre, Seattle, October 2, 2012)
Reflections... have fun
(memorabilia through 2012, as well as writings
and IL VOLO videos through 2013)
Feel free to contact me at the link below