Luke Parkin releases the Winter Journal Album On Pacific Music

(PRWEB) December 22, 2005

Winter Journal, released on the Pacific Music Record Label, is the 68th opus number in the pianist’s large recording catalog.

The album’s 14 tracks uses references to Gregorian Chant and church modes as well as winter vistas and programs as inspiration. Comprised of 14 tracks and an hour of music, this latest addition is a distinctly different offering from the composer’s previous works which highlight, Contemporary Classical and electronic music.

The album can be bought at the artist’s website and on the official website of Pacific Music.

Luke Parkin is a prolific composer and recording artist who is based in Victoria, British Columbia Canada. He studied classical music from childhood where he excelled in keyboard music of the piano and also the organ. His tremendous aptitude for improvisation of classical forms and composition later manifested itself in electronic and production music for television and film. His collection of albums includes some 68 opus numbers that are inclusive of genres ranging from electronica to contemporary classical music. Luke lives a musical double life. His professional activities are divided between classical, contemporary, church and the commercial worlds of music. He is also the Senior Organ Scholar at Christ Church Cathedral, Anglican, Victoria, B.C., under Director of Music Michael Gormley, formerly a conductor of the Vienna Choir Boys.

Luke Parkin’s catalog contains some 18 hours of audio that can be previewed in streaming formats on his URL. Domestic and International licensing deals are currently underway with licensing agents in Canada and the U.S. Parkin hopes to launch a tour to support the Winter Journal and other albums in late 2006. Luke Parkin is also associated with MOH productions Canada

The artist and his manager Christopher Armstrong, of Vancouver recently teamed up with Pacific Music with the intention of issuing parts of the recording catalog separately on CD.

Pacific Music is a wholesaler supplying Bookstores, Drugstores, Toy Stores, Record Stores and Specialty Markets with a wide spectrum of music, videos and DVDs.

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Pastor Lyle Dukes, Dr. Suzan Cook Johnson, and Gospel Artist Mary Mary Head Line-up for Kingdom Impact Conference in Pacific Palms, California, September 1-3

(PRWEB) September 1, 2006

With some of the most exciting national ministries represented, Pastor Mark A. Williams of the Faith Bible Fellowship Church expects “a fresh word and a new season of favor.” With a line-up that includes Pastor Lyle Dukes of Woodbridge, Virginia, Dr. Suzan Cook Johnson, Bronx, New York and a “Praise Fest” that includes Grammy Award winning Artist Mary Mary, the soul-stirring group known as the Mime Boyz, and the Stellar Award winning artist, The Soul Seekers.

The Kingdom Impact Conference is sure to leave you wondering if you have truly been a “Productive Christian” which, by the way, is the theme for this year’s conference. This power packed weekend will commence on Thursday, August 31st with a golf tournament that will be held at Eagle Glen Golf Resort in the beautiful city of Corona. On Friday, September 1st, registration will begin at 5:00pm at the Pacific Palms Resort in the City of Industry. This registration is your ticket to what is sure to be one of the years most talked about “soul awakening” events of the summer. After registering, we will continue on with normal introductions into the evening and will be blessed with a Word from Pastor Lyle Dukes who is Senior Pastor and Founder of Harvest Life Changers Church in Woodbridge, VA.. Pastor Dukes along with his wife are executive producers of both Harvest Life Changers Church Mass Choir CD’s and he is also an author of several books and articles including “The Ministry In You”, “Let Us Pray” and many others.

On Saturday, September 2nd at 9:00 a.m. there will be break-out sessions that will begin with topics that will help guide you into understanding what it means to be a “Productive Christian”. We strongly encourage all youth and young adults to attend because we have a word for you also, which will be delivered by Minister Nisan Stewart of Lynwood, Ca. Later on that evening, beginning at 6:30 p.m., there will be an explosion of praise in what is sure to keep you on your feet with a “Praise Fest” featuring the young anointed men who make up the soul-stirring group known as the Mime Boyz, along with Stellar Award winning artist, The Soul Seekers and closing out the night will be the Grammy Award winning, platinum-selling gospel artist Mary Mary!

The conference will close out on Sunday, September 3rd at Faith Fellowship Bible Church located at 4225 Prado Road, Suite 105, in Corona, Calif., where Pastor Mark A. Williams and his wife Nadra are the Visionary leaders who have given birth to the Fellowship of Faith Association of Churches. Service will be held at 8:00 a.m. with guest speaker Dr. Suzan D. Johnson Cook of the Bronx Christian Fellowship in New York. You may remember seeing her lately from Good Morning America. She has also been noted as a very successful author of such books as “Too Blessed to Be Stressed”, “A New Dating Attitude-Getting Ready For The Mate God Has For You” and many others.

The 10:40 a.m. service will close with Pastor T.L. Buxton of Tulsa, Ok.

For tickets or information on these events, please call (951) 808-1803. Please don’t delay, limited seating available. Hotel registration can be handled directly by calling the Pacific Palms Conference Resort at (800) 524-4557.

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