Recent Posts
Launch of Sacred Arts Research Foundation and weekly Open Music Studio
2 weeks, 2 days ago 0

Sacred Arts Research Foundation (SARF) is an arts organization that a group of us put together in 2014. We launched our programs to the public last week and are excited about the many great offerings happening at our home base, The Ark, in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. I will be leading a weekly Open Music Studio on […]

New Tracks with Srikalogy and Skytree
4 months ago 0
Posted in: Uncategorized

Two fantastic new electronic albums were released on May 20, 2014 that feature AJ on didgeridoo: Srikalogy’s “New Paradigm” and Skytree’s “Cirrus Sapiens”. Check out the new tracks here:

Launch of Sound World Radio (Podcast)
5 months ago 0

Whether you call it sound healing, conscious music or sonic meditation, there is no doubt that sound has the capacity to heal, transform and uplift us all. The mission of Sound World Radio is to share that universal musical spark. Sound World Radio features interviews with luminaries who explore sound and music as a sacred […]

AJ Featured on New WAWA ALCHEMY Album (Free Listen)
5 months, 1 week ago 0
Posted in: Audio, Uncategorized

AJ was featured on didgeridoo in long time collaborator Tyler Sussman‘s latest project, WAWA ALCHEMY. Featuring Tyler Sussman – saxophone, Lana Is – voice, John Medeski – hammond b3 organ, Peter Kronreif – drums and Martin Nevin – bass. This track, “Dear Mother Earth” is the album’s first release. Check out the prerelease track, “Dear […]

The Didgeridoo As A Healing Tool
1 year ago 0
Posted in: Healing

People come to the didgeridoo for many reasons, most of which I see connected to healing. Players benefit from the many therapeutic benefits of the instrument: deeper breathing, expanded lung capacity, greater sense of rhythm. Listeners have access to a whole dimension of sound that is not often provided in our modern world. The ancient […]

Central Park Didgeridoo Class, May 18, 2013 (Photos)
1 year, 3 months ago 0
Posted in: Education, Photo

On May 18, a group gathered in New York’s Central Park to play didgeridoo with Didge Project. Led by AJ Block and assisted by Tyler Sussman, Jerry Walsh and Dima Klim. Photos by Altug Icilensu, www.altugicilensu.com For the latest information on didgeridoo classes in NYC visit www.didgeproject.com

Make and Play Didgeridoo Workshop at Friends Academy (Photos)
1 year, 6 months ago 0
Posted in: Education, Photo

Friends Academy in Long Island, NY was thrilled when I told them we could make didgeridoos for every student to learn to play on and keep. In one day I worked with the kindergarten and sixth grade to make one hundred didgeridoos using nothing more than plastic pipes, beeswax, and decorative markers and tape. All […]

Live at the PachaMama River Festival, 2012
2 years, 1 month ago 0
Posted in: Video

Live at PachaMama, Costa Rica, January 25, 2012 AJ Block – didgeridoo and keyboard Manuel yu Wei (Argentina) – flute (http://soundcloud.com/manuel-yu-wei) Jeffrey Loria (Costa Rica) – congas Nispar Mohr (Germany) – percussion (Pachamama) PachaMama is an international community of consciousness in the heart of the Costa Rica rainforest. Visit http://pachamama.com

2 years, 1 month ago 0
Posted in: Video

I often perform on these two instruments simultaneously, especially in acoustic settings and yoga classes. Featured here with Tyler Sussman (flute) and Tripp Dudley (tabla).

2 years, 1 month ago 0
Posted in: Featured, Video

This is the trio I have been working intimately with since the inception of Didge Project. I play didgeridoo and keyboards (at the same time) while Tyler Sussman plays sax and flute and a third member plays drums or percussion. Here David Ashkenazy lays down the beats.