|JD Sebastian founded songs4earth in 2008 after being awakened both to the plight of the Earth and the need for musicians, singers and songwriters to join in on the battle for the hearts, minds and activities of the citizens of the Earth to turn towards healing and away from destruction. e
JD Sebastian’s “earth journey” began in Springfield, Ohio, coming into this world on March 25, 1965 as John David Buturain, son of John Buturain (Romanian, kind gentleman who worked as an engineer and to this day still leads the family in song with the guitar) and Rita Colasurd-Buturain (Catholic Italian school teacher, high school guidance counselor, and before that, concert pianist).
In the first week of kindergarten at Snowhill Elementary School, five boys raised their arms when the teacher called out for “John” so opted to go by his initials, and he has been “JD” ever since. More