Saddened that you are no longer here with us in the flesh, but your spirit lives on through your music… this is one of those songs that will cause you to get up on your feet, clap your hands and feel the force of Soul that is Etta James.

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.