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Multi media artists, activists and husband and wife duo behind Lythion Music, talk shop with special guests and perform live music. From art to science to society and culture, they bring you spirited conversation with a call to action to the community at large.

No, I Know Ilyana Kadushin and James Harrell

    • Music
    • 5.0, 34 Ratings

Multi media artists, activists and husband and wife duo behind Lythion Music, talk shop with special guests and perform live music. From art to science to society and culture, they bring you spirited conversation with a call to action to the community at large.

    everyman, the musical: James Harrell and Ilyana Kadushin

    everyman, the musical: James Harrell and Ilyana Kadushin

    Your co-host Ilyana Kadushin interviews musician, composer and producer, James Harrell about a collection of music he wrote about the time we are living in called, everyman, the musical. Tune in and hear music performances and the stories behind them. All Music and Lyrics and Performances by James Harrell and Ilyana Kadushin. This episode is sponsored by Coops to Co-ops.

    • 1 hr
    Race and Community Esteem Series: Dr. Brante Dashiell Interview: Educator

    Race and Community Esteem Series: Dr. Brante Dashiell Interview: Educator

    Our Race and Community Esteem Series continues with this conversation with Dr. Brante Dashiell. She reflects on her life on the Eastern Shore and how her path of education led her back after she traveled the world. We look at how the lack of African American History being taught in schools, adds to the normalization of whiteness and racial bias. Why are cross-racial partnerships so vital right now in the face of so much violence and outrage? How does race influence our self esteem and our community esteem?

    • 59 min
    Race and Community Esteem Series: Interview with Mary Ashanti

    Race and Community Esteem Series: Interview with Mary Ashanti

    EP#61 Our "Race and Community Esteem" Series launches with the first episode, a powerful interview with Mary Ashanti, the current president of NAACP in Wicomico County in Maryland. This conversation covers the relevance of the NAACP today, the challenges of achieving lasting police reform and how race influences our self esteem and our community esteem. Includes a performance of the song "Lift Every Voice", written by James Weldon Johnson and performed by your co-hosts, Ilyana Kadushin and James Harrell.

    • 1 hr
    Caregiving during Covid

    Caregiving during Covid

    Interview w/ special guest: Nancy Hendley, dementia care trainer at Caring Kind about care giving during Covid-19 crisis. Senior care facilities and seniors themselves are a vulnerable group and even more so during Covid-19. The isolation, depression and anxiety has increased greatly, caregivers are under an extraordinary amount of stress and need relief. On this episode, Ms. Hendley gives great tips and ideas for caregivers to not only engage the person they care for but also for their self care as well.

    • 30 min
    Elena Urioste and Tom Poster: Creative Couples Series

    Elena Urioste and Tom Poster: Creative Couples Series

    When you create together and are also a couple, what makes this kind of love special and challenging?
    Our next couple are accomplished world class musicians, Elena Urioste and Tom Poster. Urioste, a violinist with performances with London Philharmonic and BBC Symphony and more, she also founded Chamber Music By The Sea. Tom Poster has appeared as soloist with the likes of BBC Philharmonic, BBC radio and television and on film soundtracks, the Oscar-nominated score for The Theory of Everything.

    • 30 min
    Room to Breathe: music concert live from our backyard.

    Room to Breathe: music concert live from our backyard.

    Co-Hosts Ilyana Kadushin (vocals) and James Harrell (guitar and vocals) perform a live music concert from their backyard. We all need room to breathe in the face of life's uncertainties. Listening to music can create this room to breathe and feel. As artists we channel all that feeling about life into music and the creative process. Enjoy the show. All music and lyrics by Ilyana Kadushin and James Harrell, except for the text excerpt from Shakespeare's Measure for Measure that opens our song Perilous Mouth.

    • 28 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
34 Ratings

34 Ratings

PMH 83 ,

Great podcast.

I recently met James and Ilyana and have enjoyed listening to their podcasts. The range of topics and the depth of questions is very informative. Super nice people too!

allydrez ,

Conversations that provoke thought

I am deeply moved by the conversations on this podcast. It is freshing and thought provoking.

Urban zen ,

So much to like...

Ilyana and James are witty and playful - listening to them alone, without guests, is fantastic in and of itself. But with the addition of thoughtful, thought-provoking guests, they have created a really worthwhile podcast. I highly recommend it!

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