PRESS

Mindful Magazine

"Wolf discovered...A natural convergence of mindfulness and music, where each practice deepened the other. Meant for his fellow musicians at any level, this book offers a plethora of music-based mindfulness exercises for the 'transferable virtues' music can cultivate."

Publishers Weekly

"Readers with even slight musical background will enjoy Wolf's sharp, useful suggestions to make mindfulness a more achievable goal."

The New Yorker

"A manual for achieving calm in a tumultuous world...Wolf provides steps for communing with the space around us, becoming more aware of all the ambient clutter of daily life."

The Hollywood Reporter 

"Tyra's sensibility is urban-flavored and fashion-forward in music too", observes Emmy-winning composer Richard Wolf, one of the main suppliers of music for the show through his company the Producers Lab. 

Jewel Never Broken

"Because when the music stops, you still need to face the challenges of life. Building on the foundation of music, mindfulness can refine skills that help cope with these challenges in real world situations."

Fupping

"A well crafted guide that is music-based and packed with interesting stories with familiar names, Kendrick Lamar, J.Cole, Miles Davis, Paul McCartney...from the art of deep listening to sympathetic vibrations and silence."

SESAC Focus 

Richard Wolf floats a nautical metaphor to illustrate his ever-shifting career. "You catch a wave if your surfboard is in good shape, but you can't plan." 

Spirituality & Health

Spirituality and Health magazine reprints "The Art of Deep Listening" from In Tune.

Music Connection

Composer/producer Richard Wolf was awarded a recent Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Achievement in Music Composition & Direction for the animated WB series Static Shock. 

The Hollywood Reporter

"I didn't really have any notion of it," Wolf says. "(However,) going in, it was very exciting because you know that there are a lot of people who are going to hear your music..."

Daily Trojan

Wolf advocated for meditation as a means of quieting one’s internal critic and reconciling concepts of the ideal and the real, citing an array of celebrated artists who have sworn by meditation to induce creativity, from singer-songwriter Paul McCartney to rapper Kendrick Lamar to film director David Lynch, who famously said, “Negativity is the enemy of creativity.”

The Hollywood Reporter

"The beauty of doing a show like this is that you can draw on a broad spectrum of styles. Superhero animation... can be a virtual playground for composers..." - 'Static Shock' composer Richard Wolf 

MIX Magazine

Richard Wolf has some unconventional assistance while he composes music for the new WB Network animated television program Static Shock. 

The Hollywood Reporter

Richard Wolf of eSoundtrax explains that while some production music is written specifically for use in music libraries, a great deal of it is the result of work done by musicians purely for their own pleasure... 

Pro View Vol. 16

Wolf explains, "I've been using the M1 since the early 90's when we did the first Bell, Biv, Devoe record and the remix of Seal's first single. If I like a keyboard I'll keep using it forever because each one has its own characteristics...