Dharma Talks - Audio Files
- Cheerful Perseverance (Ezra, mp3, June 2014)
- Saying Yes to Fear (Ezra, mp3, February 2013)
- Reflection in the Mirror of Awareness (Ezra, mp3, April 2012)
- Memorial for Joko Beck (Elizabeth, mp3, July 2011)
- Practicing with Relationships (Ezra & Elizabeth, July 2009, recorded at Zen Center Los Angeles)
- Three Phases of Practice (Ezra, July 2008)
- Attachment (Ezra, June 2008)
- Let It Be (Ezra, June 2008)
- Four Stories About Fear (Ezra, March 2008)
- Tuning Up The Sensing Instrument (Elizabeth, March 2008)
- Memorial for Soen Nakagawa Roshi (Elizabeth, March 2007)
- Adversity and Awakening (Elizabeth, January 2006)
Meditations and Music: Instruments of Peace Series
I. Guided Meditations
- Invitation (Peter Sprague, guitar; Elizabeth, words)
- Tuning Up the Sensing Instrument (Peter and Elizabeth)
- What is our Life About (words by Ezra Bayda, spoken by Elizabeth, music by Peter and Elizabeth)
- Dedication (Peter and Elizabeth)
II. Keyboards and Guitar
- Marcello-Bach, Andante (Elizabeth, piano)
- Bach, Prelude in C (Elizabeth, harpsichord)
- Bach, Improvisation, Prelude in C (Peter and Elizabeth)
- Satie, Improvisation on Gymnopedies I (Peter and Elizabeth)
- Handel, Sarabande (Igor Kipnis and Elizabeth)
PETER SPRAGUE: Peter's guitar was the first music Rosa Parks heard at her 79th birthday, the founding of the West Coast Rosa Parks Institute. Spragueland Studios credit for the Invitation, Tune-up and Dedication, and three music selections.
ELIZABETH HAMILTON: harpsichordist, pianist, Zen Practice consultant (nondenominational) at the Zen Center of San Diego. Author, Untrain Your Parrot – and Other No-nonsense Instruction on the Path of Zen (Shambhala Publications 2007), co-founder, Rosa Parks Institute, West Coast-Mexico Branch.
EZRA BAYDA teaches at the Zen Center San Diego. He is the author of Being Zen, At Home in the Muddy Water, and Zen Heart (Shambhala Publications) and Saying Yes to Life – Even the Hard Parts (Wisdom Publications). His What is Our Life About, read by Elizabeth, is accompanied by Peter and Elizabeth improvising on Eric Satie’s Gymnopedies I.
IGOR KIPNIS: Grammy-winning harpsichordist, and duo-harpsichord concert partner with Elizabeth for many years. Handel selection recorded live in concert.