* Best New Age Music Album 2021 – New Age Music Guide
* 3rd Place Winner – Best Vocal Album 2021 – One World Music Radio
* Debuted at #2 on New Age Music Chart
* Debuted at #4 on OWMR Top 100 Albums Chart
The Song Gardeners
From left: Corrie Dunn & Mary Gospe
Photo credit: Mike Gospe
The Song Gardeners, founded in August 2019 by singer/songwriters and multi-instrumentalists Corrie Dunn and Mary Gospe, are at the forefront of the New Age Pop genre. Along with their producer, David Scheibner, they create well-crafted contemporary songs with positive, empowering messages and a chill, groove vibe.
The award-winning band performs regularly in the San Francisco Bay Area. View upcoming shows.
The vocal harmonies between Corrie Dunn and Mary Gospe are outstanding.
– Dyan Garris
It is a duo from heaven here to grace our presence with the magic of change, their music.
– Keith “MuzikMan” Hannaleck
Single: “Within” Released August 25, 2022
Debuts at #4 on the New Age Music Chart
The newest release from The Song Gardeners is the dreamy, introspective single “Within.” This “mantra-pop” song invites listeners to go inward and explore who they truly are–to live from the inside out, creating their lives from an empowered place of love, gratitude, compassion, courage, resiliency and creativity. The song ends with a powerful call to action: “the love you feel inside is what you bring to the world, feel it now… within.”
The music is ethereal with a hypnotic beat, featuring Mary Gospe’s heartfelt and angelic lead vocals, Corrie Dunn’s gorgeous harmonies, James Butler’s warm bass and David Scheibner’s atmospheric synth.
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Praise for “Within”
“Within” is a power-packed song moving the audience to action – to discover what lies within them and to let this understanding translate into a love of the world around them. If this movement can spread out and expand into the wider world, you and I are sure to find the world a much better place to live in. … Listening to this song is one of the best investments you make of your time! Read full review.
Within by The Song Gardeners is a bright, positive new offering by the band, one that is destined for a super high chart spot, this new single should be played as a positive mantra each morning before the day begins, sublime work from the band indeed. Read full review.
The Song Gardeners continue to “bring it” in the area of “New Age Pop,” with their newest “groovy” vocal release, “Within.” Mary Gospe takes the lead on “Within” with her “sweet as honey” vocals pouring love gently onto us, while Corrie Dunn creates truly outstanding harmonies with her ethereal backing vocals. Production, as always, is stellar.
Warm, dreamy, and atmospheric, with a nice chill beat, the listener is invited to go within and live with love, gratitude, compassion, and courage to speak the truth. In turn, we are invited to shine those authentic positive emotions out into the world. “The love you feel inside is what you bring to the world, feel it now. . .within. . .”
This is a heart-warming, empowering, spiritually relevant song. And like all their creations, “Within” is beautiful and timeless, although this one is particularly so. Excellent. Read Full Review.
"Present" single released 4.12.22
“Present,” which dropped on April 12, 2022, debuted at #1 on the One World Music Radio Singles chart and #2 on the New Age Music chart. Written by Corrie Dunn and Mary Gospe, “Present” starts with a funky bass line setting up a dance groove that continues throughout this joyfully rhythmic song. The lyrics describe the importance of being present and in the moment when relating to one another. Listen now and view lyric video.
Debut Album: People Passing Through
Debuts at #2 on NAMC and #4 on OWMR Top 100 Albums Chart
The Song Gardeners debut album, People Passing Through, was released on Oct. 1, 2021. It contains eight songs, including seven previously-released singles plus the new title track, “People Passing Through,” written by Corrie Dunn. The album was produced and mixed by David Scheibner and mastered by music industry icon, Bernie Grundman. Recording personnel include Corrie Dunn, Mary Gospe and David Scheibner. James Butler provided additional keyboard and synth bass and Chris Day performed bass on three tracks.
The seed The Song Gardeners planted has grown into something profoundly inspiring and meaningful in less than two years. Even before the album was released, the band is known for having revitalized the New Age music pop genre for the 2020s – making today’s album debut a must, combining the best of pop and New Age music with a winning attitude.
-BT Fasmer, New Age Music Guide
People Passing Through is a ground breaking release. Each song on this album has a depth, intent and passion all of their own and each has been created by the artists directly from the heart to yours, bathed with unconditional love and a positive intent.
–Steve Sheppard, One World Music Radio
What sets The Song Gardeners apart from all the “other groups” is a unique ability to weave words into songs that give you hope for the future. The Song Gardeners get a MOST HIGHLY RECOMMENDED rating, with an “EQ” (energy quotient) score of 4.99 for this fantastic musical journey.
– Rotcod Zzaj, Editor, Contemporary Fusion Reviews
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