Biography / Info
Music of Florence
Publisher for Sky (New Age). Music of Florence is registered with BMI and we are publishing affiliates with the Harry Fox Agency in New York. The business is registered in Santa Fe, New Mexico U.S.A.
Music of Florence was founded in 1999.
Sky was born as Ronny Roman Bunke in Ahlen, Germany in 1956.
At the age of fifteen he was a drummer in a three piece rock band.
In 1973 Sky met Memphis Slim at the Montreaux Jazz festival and set his sight on music and traded his drums for a classical guitar. In 1978 he met New Age musician George Deuter and found inspiration to create this kind of meditative music as well.
Sky chose his name in 1985. His multifaceted musical interests include classical Baroque music, symphonic rock, oriental hued meditation, lively pop and world.
Sky's debut album, ‘Dreams’, was released in 1988.
Six years later he started touring with his own music.
For two years Sky performed throughout the United States and Canada,
including Kent State and the High Art museum in Atlanta.
In 1999 he finished ‘Union’ his sixth Studio CD, a solo effort on the piano,
guitar, flute, bouzouki, synthesizer and sitar. Since then, Sky has been recording
and composing new music, including a symphonic work,’ Love in Grace’.
“Sun and Rain” from the CD ‘Born in Silence’ (1989) is called a classic New Age piece by TIME LIFE
and the CD ‘Dreams’ (1988) is called a classic of the ambient/electronic genre by Forest from the syndicated
radio show Musical Starstreams.
Dreams- Magic Music 1988 April
Born in Silence- Magic Music 1989 June
Beyond Passion- Magic Music 1990 August
Khemennu, Land of the moon- Magic Music 1992 August
Roses in the Sky- Magic Music 1994 May
Union- Music of Florence 1999 October
The Twins- Music of Florence 2009 March
Love in Grace- Music of Florence 2009 March