John Dorsch has just released his latest album, “Elevation,” and it’s clear that he’s an incredible musician. His skillful fingerstyle playing is on full display throughout the LP, from the opening instrumental track “Elevation” to the poignant melodies of “Compromises” and “Nothing to Lose.” Dani, Dorsch’s wife, provides backing vocals and percussion, adding a unique depth to the music that wouldn’t be the same without her.
The album is filled with beautiful instrumentals, such as “Fort Hemlock,” inspired by Ontario’s local history and “Seasons,” which creates a gentle atmosphere with its seamless transitions. “On My Way to Mexico” is a standout track, showcasing Dorsch’s adept songwriting and powerful vocal performance.
Overall, “Elevation” is a fantastic record that shows off John Dorsch’s immense talent and ability to craft captivating melodies. His fingerstyle playing is as impressive as it is invigorating and his wife Dani’s contributions provide the perfect balance of beauty and strength. It’s an album that any fan of acoustic music should definitely check out.