NOËL HAMANN Noël Hamann (left in the photo) is a singer/songwriter with over 35 years of songwriting behind him. In 2008 Noël released his first CD of what he calls "zen gospel music", with friend and fellow musician, Sean Booth, who also produced the project. Born in the northern Ontario town of Wawa, Noël was raised in Ottawa and has lived in various places in Canada. Noël now resides in Moncton, NB, where he has lived and worked since 1998. SEAN BOOTH Sean Booth (right in the photo) is a guitarist, songwriter with two CDs to his credit: Carbon (2003), his first solo effort and Silk (2006), recorded in collaboration with Moncton electro-artist, Paranerd (Paul Goguen). In addition to his collaboration and production work on Compassion, Sean also produced the (2001) recording, Fingerprint, by Albert County, NB artists, Isaac & Blewett.