Dreaming In Real Time
A transcendent expression of acoustic and electric guitar melodies which will leave any listener feeling as though they've just taken an expansive supernatural journey that exists only as a result of a direct outpouring of inspiration. This album collection is a rebirth of David's original signature talents joined with a new awakening and appreciation for this latest inspirational space in which to write.
Jenny, by David Modica, is an expressive musical journey back to innocence. Guitar compositions both charming and elegant along with David’s mastery of melody and spontaneous improvisation takes the listener on a reflective journey within. Modica, as always, moves easily from one composition to the next displaying his unique and tender touch on both acoustic and electric guitar. Let yourself go and enter into a garden of instrumental prayer of harmony, balance, peace, and joy.
The Water Is Wide
Inspired by the old traditional Irish song "The Water Is Wide" comes a hauntingly beautiful soundscape of melodic compositions sounding at once both composed and spontaneous. This album has touches of jazz, classical, folk and new age nuances. With David's masterful touch on acoustic and electric guitar interwoven with piano lines crafted with harmonic and rhythmic subtlety, utterly listenable and very intriguing taking the listener on yet another mystical journey of the senses.
Near Distant Future
An evocative musical journey and a mixture of highly textured compositions that weave acoustic and electric guitars in ways that absorb the listener into a space of ambient tranquility. David takes another step into a new direction with his mastery of composition and soundscape. Near Distant Future is a deep and sophisticated interplay of sparse melody and enigmatic chordal passages.
On the album Seraphim, David Modica reveals a style that lifts your spirit and keeps you wanting to hear more. David dives into his influences: from Stevie Ray Vaughn and David Gilmour to Pat Metheny and Lyle Mays, bringing about an album of pure harmony and elegance fused with spirit and soul. From the first cut and title track "Seraphim" you'll find yourself immersed in a deep and mystical journey that you'll want to take again and again.
This subtle and sublime recording of acoustic and electric guitars focus on a purity of tone, clarity of harmony, and counterpoint of melody to achieve a tender lyricism. The listener is brought into a Zen-like musical garden of textures and sounds - as if entering into an instrumental prayer of harmony, balance and deep emotion. Starting with "Wings" - one definitely feels lifted into another realm - a journey is about to begin... and on it goes weaving in and out of textures, moods and atmospheres. The last song on this album is the traditional "Amazing Grace" which gives the project a true sense of closure and leaves the listener wanting to stay in this musical meditation of spirit, surrender and peace.
Beautiful guitar compositions rich in melody, mood and atmosphere. Both reflective and meditative taking the listener on a journey through a timeless space. "My first two albums - Timeless and Stillness & Movement were purely all acoustic guitar. I feel they were both works of a "journey" of sorts, one that would take the listener to a new world with highs and lows and emotions to fulfill the senses."
Acoustic Earth, Electric Sky
Layers of acoustic guitar interwoven, keys and percussion. It's both mystical and melodic. Moving and stirring with hints of influences from Led Zeppelin to Pink Floyd, and also the likes of of guitarists such as Pat Metheny and Ottmar Liebert. Acoustic Earth, Electric Sky takes the listener on a journey, this time with full instrumentation of orchestra and band and also pieces written specifically for acoustic guitar.
Heal your mind through the music of Native Intuition. Set aside a full hour of uninterrupted listening pleasure and let David take you on an acoustic journey. From the moving "Falling Leaves" and the ethereal "Meditation" to the mysterious "Middle Path" and very poignant "Reverence." Using acoustic guitar, piano, keyboards, native flute and percussion, Native Intuition is a journey into the inner depths of inspiring, beautiful music.
My Heart Is A Castle
My Heart Is A Castle is both reflective and meditative, taking the listener on a journey through an eternal timeless space. Thirteen beautiful guitar pieces rich in melody, mood and atmosphere. The compositions on David Modica's new album were recorded live and as you listen you can feel the spontaneous improvisational solos intertwined within melodies of verse and chorus. They are innovative, inspiring, unique, tranquil, and relaxing. Layers of acoustic and electric guitar are masterfully woven into powerful soundscapes.