Wish

by Home Port

Released 2018
Released 2018
HOME PORT's Meirav Eytan sings a Catskill Mountain fairy's song.
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HOME PORT is a New York based World vocal trio that features solos, duets, and its award-winning tenor/alto/soprano trio sound. Romantic as it is progressive, the music of HOME PORT continues to make peace worldwide.

Freedom Song

by Home Port

Released 2017
Cakewood Music
Released 2017
Cakewood Music
Freedom Song is a HOME PORT foray into the dark, soulful realm of Porter Smith's fretless bass as lead accompaniment to Meirav Eytan's deep and exulting solo vocal.
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HOME PORT is a World vocal trio based in New York City. Porter Smith composes, accompanies on 7-string guitar, 10-string guitar, and fretless bass, and sings tenor with international vocal sensation Meirav Eytan. Varying guest sopranos continue to join the HOME PORT vision of bridging distances between people and places, sharing the stage and the progressive, romantic songs of peace and protest with Porter and Meirav. Pianist Hunter Gibson and percussionist Chris Howard form the …
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Home Port 2

by Home Port

Released 2017
Cakewood Music
Released 2017
Cakewood Music
This second studio album is a World vocal trio treasure of exuberant, hauntingly seductive song and spirit.
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Home Port is a 2017 Akademia Award-winning World vocal trio. Composer/accompanist/tenor Porter Smith, alto Meirav Eytan, and guest soprano Christina Kay share new song and spirit with a stunning ensemble in Home Port 2: Piano, Wurlitzer, and string arrangements by Hunter Gibson, Electric Guitar by Chad Walsh, Percussion by Chris Howard, and Porter on 7-string and 10-string acoustic guitars and fretless bass. Bassist Pete Donovan and drummer/percussionist Joe Bonadio join the band for one …
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House of Tomorrow

by Home Port

Released 2017
Released 2017
HOME PORT is a romantic and progressive World vocal trio, singing protest songs that soothe and stir the soul.
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House of Tomorrow is HOME PORT's second full-length recorded song cycle. Based in New York City, the tenor/alto/soprano trio is forging a fellowship with listeners, those who want meaning in music. Alto Meirav Eytan, soprano Christina Kay, and composer, accompanist, and tenor Porter Smith fulfill the ancient role of travelers of song and story as they fill up spaces with protest, romance, meditation, and mysticism.

Home Port

by Porter Smith

Released 2013
Cakewood Music
Released 2013
Cakewood Music
An exuberant, romantic, progressive tenor, alto, soprano vocal trio.
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Porter Smith's musical life is an overflow of finely woven melodies, odd rhythms, ancient, romantic sensibility, and lilting voices. His regard for the female voice is apparent throughout his twenty year career, but never so realized as in his newest CD release, HOME PORT. In this effort, Porter presents a new song cycle and becomes the tenor and 7-string guitar accompanist of a vocal trio, featuring soprano Megan Longwell, alto Victoria Marga, and cellist Patricia …
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Spark

by Meirav Eytan

Released 2014
Released 2014
A song of peace in memory of Pete Seeger.
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Meirav Eytan sings Spark with a passion so palpable that any listener would entertain the concept of music's potential to change his or her world. The emotional curve of the song is constant as Meirav's charged vocals warm and sear their way toward self-discovery and a distinct hope for humanity. Spark's melody is uncommon and contagious, infusing modal moments that remind us that the path of peace is not a predictable one.

If I Were Your Guitar

by Maple Sky

Released 2014
Cakewood
Released 2014
Cakewood
A bare bones song of true love.
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MAPLE SKY is a new World duet. Porter Smith composes, accompanies on 7-string guitar, and sings tenor with alto Meirav Eytan. The music is dramatic, romantic, and incisive . If I Were Your Guitar is MAPLE SKY at its intimate core.

Impossible

by Meirav Eytan

Released 2014
Cakewood
Released 2014
Cakewood
A singer and song of breathtaking intimacy.
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Meirav Eytan courts a timeless romance with her voice. Her singing style is rare in its warmth and intimacy, beckoning flesh and spirit. In her collaboration with composer Porter Smith, Meirav demonstrates her natural gift of interpretation, making every word and every note of Impossible entirely her own.

Be Blue

by Megan Longwell

Released 2014
Released 2014
A fresh musical perspective on being blue.
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Megan Longwell lends her multi-colored voice to this Broadway Pop tribute to being blue. So relentless is the pace at times in this exuberant song about sorrow that the listener is likely to be left exhilarated, idealizing many shades of blue - the sky, the sea, the whale, the flame, the dress, the moon, the bird, the berry...

Polka Dot

by Megan Longwell

Released 2014
Cakewood
Released 2014
Cakewood
A new Broadway/Pop style song and singer.
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Megan Longwell sings in a Broadway/Pop style all her own - a potent blend of vocal power and charm. Polka Dot lilts and erupts in a triumphant, soul-searching anthem.

A Better Place

by Megan Longwell

Released 2013
Released 2013
Megan Longwell's voice roams somewhere between the modern world stage and a mythic sirens' shore. A Better Place, her debut single, allows her to tell the story of an orphan girl and infuse it with seemingly limitless emotional and vocal intensity.
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Megan Longwell was born into a Broadway family and spent some of her earliest years on the road with her singing parents. She is the versatile soprano voice of HOME PORT, a New York City based vocal trio with Israeli alto Meirav Eytan and composer/tenor Porter Smith. Collaborators on A Better Place include pianist Hunter Gibson, drummer Sam Wagner, and bassist Greg Schettino.

Wild Duet, Pt. 1

by Porter Smith

Released 2011
Released 2011
Two duets: one romantic, bilingual(French/English) string dance and one rhythmically charged ode to the Gulf oil spill.
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The Longest Running Show - words and music by Porter Smith/lyric translation into French by Floanne
Waves - words and music by Porter Smith
(ASCAP) copyright 2011/Arrangements by Porter Smith
Produced by Porter Smith and Randy Roos
Recorded at Masterview Soundcraft, Freeville, NY, Skyline Studio, New York, NY, and Squam Sound, Ashland, NH
Mixed by Randy Roos at Squam Sound, Ashland, NH
Mastered by Mark Donahue at Sound Mirror, Jamaica Plain, MA
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Rainlight

by Porter Smith

Released 2009
Released 2009
Rainlight is intense and moving, a Classical, World, New Age, Adult Contemporary outcry.
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Rainlight and its accompanying piece Into the Moon represent the newest single from one hundred and seventy three-year-old composer and singer Porter Smith. The songs feature Porter's age old intensity and lilt, Hank Robert's inventive cello, cloud guitarist Jon Durant's delicate touch, wonderful piano performances from Hunter Gibson and Molly Macmillan, stirring rhythms from Vinny Sabatino and David Langlois, special guest performances from mezzo-soprano Sabrina Learman and rapper Amelia Rosenthal, and artful bass from Mike …
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Raise

by Porter Smith

Released 2008
Released 2008
Serenely strong vocal performances from celebratory anthems to searing, passionate ballads to driving, melodic rock.
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Porter Smith is a composer and singer from New York. In the past decade he has recorded five CDs and performed from his home state to Boston to Mississippi to Los Angeles. His high, lilting voice, serenely incisive songs and inventive blend of instrumentation have made a place for him with a growing audience of thoughtful, sophisticated listeners. He continues to receive national airplay with the release of, "Raise", his newest album. Porter has a …
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Porter Smith and Meirav Eytan
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  (Sample from WISH)