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Above everything else, guard your heart;
for it is the source of life’s consequences.
Proverbs 4:23 (CJB)

Search me, God, and know my heart;
test me and know my anxious thoughts.
See if there is any offensive way in me,
and lead me in the way everlasting.
Psalms 139: 23,24 (NIV)

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from SANCTUM (High​-​resolution), released October 25, 2018
Frank van Essen: Solo violins, electric violin, ensemble strings, Zenko tongue drum, drums, shaman drum, shaker, handclaps, keyboards, programming
Dave Bainbridge: Oberon acoustic guitar, electric guitars, keyboards
Jimmy Johnson: Bass guitar
Sjoerd Visser: Soprano saxophone

Composed & arranged by Frank van Essen and Dave Bainbridge
Recorded & mixed by Frank van Essen @ StringsAttached Studio, Collendoorn
Additional instrumental parts by Dave & Jimmy recorded by them in their own studios
Mastered by Sander van der Heide @ Wisseloord Studios, Hilversum
Published by Dew Age Music

Photography by Bertil van Wieren
Artwork by André Hofsink

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Frank van Essen Collendoorn, Netherlands

"It is extremely rare to find a top class drummer play violin so beautifully. Add to that composer, arranger and producer skills, and you can imagine that the musical result will be somewhat special. Frank van Essen is such a musician. Known for his powerful drumming & violin playing for UK band Iona and his strings for DJ Martin Garrix, he is venturing out into a whole musical world of his own". ... more

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