Concert and Mind Body Connection
October 6, 2018, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Afternoon Option 1: A Musical Meditation Experience
October 6, 2018, 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
October 6, 2018, 7:30 pm 8:30 pm
Community Concert and Weekend Close
October 7, 2018, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Gary Lynn Floyd
Gary Lynn Floyd is an American singer-songwriter who connects straight to the heart and lifts up a room with inspirational lyrics and soulful style.
A native of Houston, Gary began picking out melodies on piano at four years old and has been making music ever since. Today, he writes and records deep and meaningful music, sharing these songs like a gift to audiences across the country. His style is a mix of pop and rhythm & blues, combining silky vocals with powerful lyrics. Gary’s openness to divine inspiration fuels his musical ideas, creates his heart-opening lyrics, and illuminates his performances.
Gary’s recent one-man show, When Gary Met Harry: The Music of Harry Warren, draws from a deep and eclectic well of experience ranging from early roots in gospel and jazz ,as well as stage and screen acting. Critics and fans alike respond to Gary with open arms. The Global Women’s Empowerment Network selected his “Unbound,” as its theme song. The CW Network Television Series, TroubadorTX, featured Gary among celebrated Texan singer-songwriters. Gary’s critically acclaimed EP, The Gospel of Zen, was nominated for three 2010 OutMusic Awards, including Album of the Year. With a unique ability to tune into truth and translate it into music, Gary also has written and recorded various film scores including, Music in the Meaning for the Noetic Films’ documentary, Viktor & I. In his newest album, My88keys Vol. 1, Gary goes unplugged and invites fans to lean in close for an intimate session with the artist and his piano. The first single, “Love Cover Me,” sets the tone with its inspirational and poetic message of love and light:“Kindness wash over me / Make me a symphony / Play every note you can find.”