World of Survivors
This CD is the first release from Detroit Area Jazz/Fusion veteran 'Mark Hershberger' and his group EMusicMasters. Mark combines a beautiful melodic content in his compositions and a fire filled saxophone sound to create some exciting and soothing jazz. His long time friend Michael Colone comes together with him to add universal elements to the original compositions they co-wrote and adds the incredible guitar playing to this jazz/fusion CD. Mark has played with motown and jazz and blues greats 'Sam & Dave', 'Peter MadCat Ruth', 'Michael Colone', 'Ed Sarath' and world renown percusionist 'Muruga Booker' to name a few.. This CD is sure to be top on your collection once you listen and savor the soothing sounds that Mark Hershberger and Michael Colone bring to you. Twenty years later, Michael and Mark bring their musical universe to the World. We present to you the new release titled 'World of Survivors' to sooth and heal your mind, body and spirit. A must have CD for the World of Survivors! Mark Hershberger has studied, played and composed music for the last 30 years in the Detroit/Ann Arbor Michigan area. He studied with Sam Sanders and Don Sinta, as well as at the University of Michigan School Of Music. He composed and performed with Michael Colone and Prismatic Band in his late teens, founded the group(s) AFFA, Extra-Terrestrials and the Blue Tops and recently EMusicMasters and has performed with many local and national artists over the years. He has also played and performed with various big bands over the last 25 years. Mark plays from the heart and soul and his years of classical and jazz training give him the amazing ability to stretch the limits of the saxophone and let his spirit fly, bringing to life their original compositions. He brings together an amazing group of musicians for this production to create the band he calls EMusicMasters.