The Pyramid Scheme

from by Patrick Carmichael

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This song is full of cinematic drama, and evokes sounds from the Middle East, with the sound of Mariachi horns thrown in for spice. This is the only song on the album that has what remotely resembles a drum solo.


from Sanctuary, released January 15, 2017
​Premik Russell Tubbs: flute
Brandon Terzic: oud
Walt Szymanski: trumpet
Chris Biesterfeldt: guitar
Skip Ward: Bass
Patrick Carmichael: drums, percussion, hammered dulcimer, and string arrangement

Written, arranged, produced, and mixed by Patrick Carmichael



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Patrick Carmichael New York, New York

Patrick Carmichael is a drummer and composer currently living in New York City. As a composer, he has many influences ranging from classical and jazz to iconic movie/TV soundtracks. So far, his music has been featured in Jerry Seinfeld's internet show, ads for Nike, CNN, and countless others. ... more

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