Nancy Salwen

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How Cool is Little Rock?

A few notes from a short, late night visit…

Rolled into Little Rock, Arkansas at about 10:30pm, aiming for the White Water Tavern. Stepped out of the car and nearlly fell over from the humidity. After complaining for the last two weeks about the dry air and what it’s […]

By | July 8th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|2 Comments

American Music Road Trip

We dropped the kids off at the Albuquerque airport yesterday, and officially began the music tour portion of our trip, as we head back to the east coast! I’ll tell you our plans, ask for your tips (because plans are made to be changed on a trip like this), but first I want to share a […]

By | July 6th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|3 Comments

Taking This Show on the Road!

This photo is from the last time my husband Forrest and I were in the southwest. We loaded up my Toyota Tercel and did craft shows all along the way. Man, we had that car packed ingeniously!

Now we’re heading out west again. My son, Jacob, left first […]

By | May 29th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Singing Brings Us Together

How Singing Creates Community

A few weekends ago I led a full-day singing retreat. A participant commented about how much better we each sounded as individuals, when we were singing together.She noticed that the sheer act of putting our voices together elevated the quality of the sounds coming out of […]

By | May 10th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Singing Again in New York, New York

I have ambivalent feelings about New York City.

I grew up on the Upper West Side of Manhattan and enjoyed a lot about my childhood. I took advantage of living there in a way that was different from the other teenagers I knew — I was very into folk […]

By | March 22nd, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|4 Comments

Music and Singing Improv for Everybody

Every month I run a drum circle/improv workshop. I tell you about this because I want you to really get it when I say that music is for everybody — even you…

Here is how I advertise these events:
Come play music with us on the first
Thursday of every month at my house […]

By | February 23rd, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments