is an innovative artist of the new kirtan movement. His sound marries the transcendent mysticism of traditional Indian instruments with the exuberant, groove-oriented sensibility of American gospel. An articulate and engaging public speaker, Stringer probes the dilemmas of science and spirit with a wry and unorthodox sense of humor.
If you can't teach me to fly, then teach me to sing.
–from Peter Pan by Sir James Barrie
When you participate in a kirtan, the call and response form of mantra chanting, you’re not just listening to the music: you are the music. In Dave Stringer’s Kirtan Flight School, you have the opportunity to explore and redefine the edges of what music can be when the crowd is itself an instrument.