More than neo soul music that you can kick back and groove to, Washington, D.C. born LA-based singer/ songwriter/ actor / Yoga Teacher, 200HR RYT / Registered Community Pharmacist (Certified Integrative Pharmacy Specialist), Dorian’s, music is conscious, uplifting and helps you get through life in a better way! Dorian’s ‘balm for the soul’ neo soul music has been inspired by the inspirational vibes of India Arie, Common, Stevie Wonder, Michael Franti and more.
Trained as a Yoga Teacher at Social Justice Based The Tree SOUTHLA CO-OP, a Reiki Master, Kripalu Bodyworker and singer in the music for healing program at Cedar’s Sinai Hospital in Beverly Hills, Dorian works to create a kind of medicine through music that empowers people - body, mind and soul.
As an actor, Dorian has guest starred on CSI: Las Vegas with country music group, The Rascal Flats, was featured on NBC’s American Giving Awards and worked on projects with renowned artists like Phylicia Rashad, Angela Bassett, Anthony Mackie and John Stamos and had a major 5 episode guest star role as a war vet on the final season of NBC’s ER.
Dorian has an MFA in Acting from UCal San Diego and a B.S. in Pharmacy from the Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences.
He got a shout out in LA YOGA MAGAZINE and an interview in LA YOGA.COM Music Section when he began to fuse his live neo soul music with yoga flows at venues throughout LA. via Dorian's Live Neosoul & Yoga.
Both of his two albums: EVERYDAY WARRIOR: Acoustic- Neo Soul for Your Soul! and TURN IT INTO GOLD were produced by a music Director for R & B sensation, Maci Gray.
Dorian is featured in the book: Emobodied Resilience Through yoga: 30 Powerful Essays About Finding Empowerment After Addiction, Trauma, Grief and Loss (authored by Melanie C. Klein, Kate Heagberg, Kathryn Ashworth and Toni Willis) released though the Yoga and Body Image Coalition.