Join Jim Beckwith at Aumbase with a magical night of sacred chanting and music. It is sure to be a blissful event! Sing your heart out or just listen as Jim shares his melodic mantras and lyrical songs … guaranteed to warm the heart and the spirit. Jim sings with a voice that touches the deepest chord and draws you into peace.You are transported to another time and place. It’s a call to the soul and a lovely reminder of the joyful energy that resides in each of us.
Do not miss this beautiful celebration of music and life!
About Jim Beckwith
Artist * Light Seeker * Wisdom Teacher
With a musical career of over 25 years, Jim Beckwith is a well-versed singer/songwriter in various genres of music, including Folk, World, Electronica, Yoga Music, Ballads and Kirtan, or devotional chant. Beckwith just released his 8th album, a chant and lyrical hybrid named “Be Love” – a collaboration of lush vocals and strings with veteran artist and composer, Hans Christian. More info on this project here: Jim Beckwith & Hans Christian Music Collaboration.
Jim Beckwith is an accomplished musician and songwriter. His love of music and yoga has inspired him to focus on bringing live music to yoga events and festivals around the world. Jim’s music is soulful and evocative of healing and inner awakening. He mixes mantra chants and English lyrics with a melodic and accessible tapestry of sound, exotic instrumentation and undulating rhythms. A compelling lyricist with a voice that soars from high to low with the greatest of ease, Jim is a yogi and musician devoted to songs of the heart. Lovelution is a favorite of Yogis and Maybe Man features more of the singer/songwriter-style tunes as well.
The Album Step Right, Shake Left scored a radio hit in Ghana, West Africa with the song, Human Nature, an African-inspired upbeat tune somewhat in the style of Paul Simon’s Graceland. That album features an all-star cast of musicians including those that play for Stevie Wonder, Sting and James Taylor. Listen Here.
Besides leading his own concerts and kirtans at various festivals and venues, Jim brings his music to the work of many of the world’s top yoga instructors including Seane Corn, Shiva Rea, Saul David Raye, Desiree Rumbaugh, Amy Ippoliti, Sianna Sherman, Janet Stone, Kia Miller, among others. He has shared the stage with with many great Kirtan artists such as Jai Uttal, Krishna Das, Bhagavan Das, Govind Das & Radha, Brenda McMorrow, David Newman, Kirtaniyas, Aykanna, Shantala & Saul David Raye.
Jim is inspired by photography and travel to faraway places; his most recent travel adventures include Thailand, India, Nepal, Vietnam, Singapore and Bali. Before settling in southern California three years ago, he has lived in Florida, North Carolina, Nashville and Colorado.