We are all immigrants. Gregory Page Hovelian’s warm voice expresses his musical legacy and evokes this timely message through original songs rooted in the tradition of his Irish grandfather, Dave Page. Along with Eric Rigler, who aptly channels Gregory Page Hovelian’s grandfather’s virtuosity as a master Uilleann piper, we are reminded of our own journey, destiny, hospitality and humanity. The journey concludes a cappella, completing the circle of life in one well-rounded album.
“In June 2014, coinciding with the release of my Celtic-inspired album One Way Journey Home, I re-defined myself by becoming an Irish Citizen. Three generations of Irish musicians have influenced my own music, which has brought me all over the world from America to Amsterdam to Australia to Asia.“