The Art of David Rankine




Arathusa Records

                                                progressive alternative

"Music creates that resonance which vibrates through the whole being, lifting the thought above the denseness of matter - it almost turns matter into spirit. Sound is the force which groups all things from atoms to worlds"        

      -Inayat Khan ( a latter-day Sufi Master and musician)

                                    Dulcimerhead                                 Awakening the Heart  and Breathe
                                                                       APPALACHIAN TRANCE PROJECT

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               Dulcimerhead                           Awakening the Heart                            Breathe

Healing Space


About Arathusa Records

Arathusa Records was established in 2007 to record and promote independent alternative and progressive artists. Initially, Arathusa released an EP ("All That Is" - Feb.2007) by the progressive-rock outfit Dulcimerhead. This was followed by  Dulcimerhead's CD "Gnosis" (June, 2007) and Tara Mae Hillyer's " The Wind's Kisses" ( June 2007)
October 2007 saw the release of Anam Ranaich's "Cries for Cailliach"  Dulcimerhead's 3rd CD  " Dark Mandala" was released  in April 2008. Singer/chant poet Daniela Godina joined Dulcimerhead later that month and a new CD " Western Voyage , Eastern Shore" was performed and released in June of that year.

December 2009 saw the release of a new meditation CD by Dave Rankine and Chantal Garneau " Breathe" and also the re-release of "Awakening the Heart" and also Dave Rankine's solo meditation CD  "Revealed Structure"

The new meditation/sound healing CD by David Rankine Healing Space was  performed live and released at the Spiritfest  Arts and Creativity festival  in April 2011

  Arathusa Record's new act : APPALACHIAN TRANCE PROJECT will be recording their first CD this winter . Release date: spring of  2012


  Arathusa 's recording facilities are known as TEMPLE SOUND in SHARON, Ontario

Arathusa Records offers a complete CD label and sleeve design service (in-house artist) 

along with manufacturing management.

                     Contacting Arathusa Records:   (905) 478-5047

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