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Notes From The Road · 2W ago

a progression of creativity

(Disclaimer: If electronics use is not part of your Shabbat observance, that's cool. I admit that many Saturdays it's part of mine, especially when my body makes it hard to leave the house.)...
Notes From The Road · 2W ago

VENUE CHANGE for release show!

Due to circumstances beyond my control, I must move my CD release show to a private home and will stage it as a House Concert. Tickets are still available here, though in a more limited quan...
Notes From The Road · 3W ago

Jewish radio is alive and well and living in Portland (and elsewhere)

This morning, I had the pleasure of visiting the studios of KBOO, the community radio station here in Portland, as a guest of the Portland Jewish Hour. I went to talk about singwriting and T...
Notes From The Road · 1M ago

The album leaves the nest: upcoming events

Here's the update on the upcoming travels of my latest release, A Sliver In The Sky!I've sent the recording to a couple of radio programs that feature Jewish music:-- In Portland, the Portla...
Notes From The Road · 1M ago

so i made a thing

I rode over to Saturn Duplication this afternoon to pick up 300 copies of A Sliver In The Sky.Because the packaging is simpler and thinner this time around, 300 CDs easily fit into my rear s...
Notes From The Road · 1M ago

coming soon: a sliver in the sky

Really?! It's October already?Yup.And that means that in just a few weeks, I'll be ready to release my third collection of original Jewish music, A Sliver In The Sky.I'm grateful to everyone...
Notes From The Road · 2M ago

so i made an album

Over the course of the last two days, I laid down all the tracks for my third album, A Sliver In The Sky.It's a solo album, and so has fewer moving parts to manage. Except for a couple of tr...
Notes From The Road · 2M ago

making more things: travel cajon

With the air quality in Portland growing worse (as smoke from the Central Oregon forest fires makes it over the mountains and the heat wave fires up again), what's a gal to do?Practice.Book ...
Notes From The Road · 3M ago

sorry, folks, this is a one-off

In my work as a tutor working with unaffiliated families, one challenge I've repeatedly encountered is the lack of a Torah scroll for use during the Shabbat when a young person is called to ...
Notes From The Road · 3M ago

tales from off-the-grid judaism, part three: simchat mitzvah

My gender-fluid B'nai Mitzvah student has been challenging me to consider the evolution of language. At the same time, their mom has struggled with the pronouns, and with what it means to be...