Writing songs and playing music comes naturally to me. It is something I started doing instinctively when I was twelve years old. It is my natural way of interpreting the world, and understanding the things that happen to me in life.
“Serious & Playful” is my eighth CD. Many of the great musicians who perform on this record have played on my earler CDs. I’m very fortunate to hae been able to work with them for a long time now. First and foremost is my producer Jim Rickert of Creative Works Studio in Quincy, MA. My longstanding […]
Love is a difficult subject for me to write about. It’s not that I don’t believe in love or have never experienced it: I have. It’s just that there are all forms of love — some fleeting and transient, others deep and profound and hard to get to. I try my best on this CD […]
Ron Israel is a unique singer-songwriter in the tradition of Bob Dylan, Leonard Cohen, Joni Mitchell and others. His music blends insightful lyrics with well defined melody lines and rhythms. He writes songs about life, love, suffering, and redemption.