In 1983, Michael Hedges’s friend Randy Lutge filmed him playing several of his songs slowly, so that others might more easily learn them. Watch him play “Layover” in this format.
Through the 1980s with Michael Hedges
When Michael built his studio in Mendocino I would take many trips up the coast to hang out with the Hedges family and record some original songs together.
The Slow Series: Two Days Old
In 1983, Michael Hedges’s friend Randy Lutge filmed him playing several of his songs slowly, so that others might more easily learn them.
Michael Hedges & the Harp Guitar
In 1984, Michael Hedges walked into a San Francisco guitar shop and discovered his next musical pursuit: an acoustic relic from the 1920s called a harp guitar.
The Early Days of the New Varsity Theater
Michael’s longtime friend and manager of the New Varsity Theater, tells the story of first meeting Michael at the New Varsity Theater.
Michael Wins 1997 Grammy for Oracle Album
Just after his death, Michael won a Grammy Award for Best New Age Album. His family accepted the award on behalf of Michael’s two young children.