Some days I really feel like getting my grown on… this would be one of those days not for any particular reason, but the irony of this particular tune was it was one I got hip to when I was 17. Not grown, but perhaps I thought I was, but I think you can be a mature listener of music at any age.

Ivan Orr is a multi-instrumentalist, composer, performer, and writer. A native of Charlottesville, Virginia Ivan was involved with the forming and nascent days of The Music Resource Center as its first Program Director. A graduate of Virginia Commonwealth University’s Department of Music, Ivan currently resides in Richmond, VA where he maintains an active performance and production schedule while serving as the Music Editor for Grown Folks Music, a position he has held since 2010.