Love Becomes Flesh - Dennis Winge
Dennis Winge (www.DennisWinge.com) is a pro guitarist and teacher living in Ithaca, NY. He also has a side business of putting music to people's lyrics, and this song "Love Becomes Flesh" is one of the rare times that he wrote the lyrics himself.
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December 18, 2018
MP3 3.2 MB, bitrate 128 kbps.
Dennis Winge © 2018
Story behind the song
Winge is also known as Damodar Das (www.DamodarDas.com) and leads omnifaith sacred chanting throughout the area as well.
Before moving to the Finger Lakes in 2012, Dennis Winge was one of the most ubiquitous jazz and pop/rock/soul guitarists in the New York City area and played with musicians who played in bands that featured artists such as Billy Joel, Stan Getz, Paul Simon, James Taylor, Tony Bennett, Herbie Hancock. He has performed at such prestigious venues as Carnegie Hall, the Los Angeles Music Awards, and in many countries.
In 2010 he discovered ‘bhakti’ (devotional) yoga and began playing guitar, bass and harmonium as a sideman at Kripalu, Omega, Ananda Ashram, etc. and was given the spiritual name Damodar Das (“servant of God”). Now, living in the Ithaca, NY area he regularly serves the community in the following musical contexts:
– Dennis Winge Jazz Ensemble
– Sacred Chanting (see “kirtan” tab above)
– “The Way” rock cover band (see “The Way” tab above)
– “Mantra Magic” electric kirtan band (see “Mantra Magic” tab above)
– solo performances (instrumental jazz or rock/pop with voice – samples under “audio” tab)
– studio/ songwriting services