Kristin "Luna" Ray is a singer-songwriter, workshop leader, and
advocate for wellness and spiritual growth. Over the last decade, she
has traveled extensively throughout the world sharing music through
performance, workshops, kirtans (call and response chanting), and
community work with hospice, and in schools with children. When she’s not traveling she resides part time in Asheville, NC, and part time in Costa Rica where she has co-founded the True Nature Education Center. (www.TrueNatureEducation.com)
In 2012 Luna will be releasing a new world-music inspired kirtan album entitled “One Shared Heart.” The album features internationally acclaimed guest artists Wah!, Girish, Alvin Young (SeanJohnson and the Wild Lotus Band), and more. The songs on the album are diverse in styles from around the world, utilizing various Sanskrit mantras, danceable grooves, and featuring the pure and angelic voice of Luna. The album is set for an International Release Date of February 14th, 2012 (Valentines Day), and will be distributed by the prominent record label Spirit Voyage.
Luna has collaborated with and shared the stage with recording artists such as Wah!, David Newman, Bhagavan Das, and Girish. Luna believes that music is vital to maintaing health and well-being. She is committed to sharing music in a way that awakens a deep remembrance of our truest Self.
“Luna's music simply put, is magical and luminous. Luna has a unique quality in her voice that transmits something special, a
kind of nectar that permeates all.”-David Newman (Durga Das)
“Luna has reached a fresh and authentic level of perfection and beauty with her music.” -Wah!
“Luna's voice is inspired and uplifting - her music weaves a
beautifully moving and gracious atmosphere throughout the entire CD. It's definitely worth listening to it."
-Stephan Rechtschaffen (Co-Founder of the Omega Institute)
“Some music just slides right into your heart, and opens a space of genuine listening that is fresh and delightful. Such is the case with ‘One Shared Heart’. It immediately attracts
attention, and that energy builds quickly with repeated
listening. What will draw you in right away is the warmth and
accessibility of the music on her brilliant new CD.”
-Lloyd Barde (Music Editor of Common Ground Magazine / Grammy Selection Committee for New Age Music)