Frequently Asked Questions

 

Does Vilray have a record for sale?

Rachael & Vilray’ will be released October 4th on Nonesuch Records. Solo recordings will follow.

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How do I learn how to write this kind of music?

Schedule a lesson! Either in person if you're in the NYC area or over Skype. Write to vilray@gmail.com.


Does he play weddings? Will he write a song for my wedding??

Yes and yes! Vilray has contributed in memorable ways to special events near and far. He's serenaded wedding proposals, receptions, first-dances, and composed custom songs for weddings and other occasions. He would love to do the same for you. With inquiries, write to vilray@gmail.com

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Does he write original music ?

Yes. Vilray studied Jazz Composition at the New England Conservatory of Music in Boston. He is a versatile composer and lyricist who has written for film and theatre in addition to all that he writes for his own projects. He is available for commissions of all kinds. Please write to vilray@gmail.com

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Wait...did he draw all of these?

Vilray's other great love is drawing. He takes portrait commissions too. You can see more of his work on Instagram by following @vilray.

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