Singer, composer, and pianist from Queens, and a founding member of hip-hop improv comedy group Freestyle Love Supreme. I write indie soul songs, and delight in spontaneous melody and open space.

Singer, composer, and pianist from Queens. I write indie soul songs and delight in spontaneous melody and open space.

Freestyle Love Supreme: The Run

Hello friends! As you may have heard already, I'm in an Off-Broadway run of Freestyle Love Supreme, starting today, January 30! Tonight is our first preview, opening night is February 12, and we run until March 3…

Demos From Another Life

Back in 2007, I was working on an album. The album, called Waiting, was mostly songs about the fears and inactions of my 20s — feelings of "not enough" and "maybe" and someday". When the title started to get a little too literal, I decided to split it up into two EPs: I'd put out the songs that were close to finished as If We Were, and when I…

Set Sail

So, tonight's my featured episode of Freestyle Love Supreme. Mingled in with the rapping and the songs and the silliness is a little story about me and Queens. Also nestled in there somewhere is a little section of one of my songs. I'm hoping some people will show up here after the episode tonight, so it seems like the perfect time to post this…

Easy Road

So I know it's been all TV-this and Freestyle Love Supreme-that recently, but that's not the only thing I'm doing these days. I dropped by Studio 42 recently to record some of my tunes for the new This Is Not The Radio compilation…

I'm Gonna Be On The TV

So this is a thing that's happening. Freestyle Love Supreme, the freestyle rap improv comedy group I've been playing keys and singing in since 2003, has gone and gotten ourselves a TV show. And not just some well-produced video on the Internet. A real live 10 episode season on Pivot, the cable network behind Joseph Gordon-Levitt's Hit Record…

Nerd Alert

You may not know this, but I'm also a developer, specializing in building tools for musicians. I'm working on a new version of this site that integrates the two things a little better, but in the meantime, I've put up a temporary developer site with some of the musical tools and other doodads I've been working on recently. Check it out!

Live at Rockwood, Part III

Here's another Rockwood set with Dan Asher and Akie Bermiss, from back in the spring. This time, my sister Marie Lewis joined us to fill out those sweet sweet three-part harmonies…

I'm also a developer

I specialize in building tools for musicians. For the past couple years, I've been part of the team at Soundfly, a new kind of music school for today's musician.