Announcement! I'm honored to have been added very last minute to the Round #115 lineup! (November 11th, 8pm, Fremont Abbey Arts Center) If you've never been to a Round, you're missing out and now's your chance to experience it.
I'm sure each of my family members remember most holidays over the last 10 years with a sick, sniffly, migraine-ridden Emily knocked-out from Nyquil or Dramamine in the darkest corner of the room with a box of tissues.
Holidays are preceded by finals, recitals, and huge performance seasons.
Consequently the holiday season also hold the release of all that stress afterwards.
Calling all t(w)een aspiring songwriters! Lacey Brown, Tigerlily Cooley (of Bleachbear) & I are facilitating an awesome songwriting workshop for girls, ages 10-16, on September 13th (10am-12noon) at the Fremont Abbey Arts Center.
We'll be discussing and experimenting with the following concepts: creativity, expression, music theory, "the inner critical voice," song prompts, musical form, and more!
The last week(end) at the Grünewald Guild was awesome. My collection of mentors and peers at the Guild were able to give me what I need as I finish up writing the remaining songs for my debut solo album: valuable advice, critiques, edits and encouragement. One conversation in particular struck to the core of my being...