The Wonder Dome

#42 All Life in a Song (with Laura Cortese)

February 16, 2021 Andy Cahill / Laura Cortese Episode 42
The Wonder Dome
#42 All Life in a Song (with Laura Cortese)
Chapters
The Wonder Dome
#42 All Life in a Song (with Laura Cortese)
Feb 16, 2021 Episode 42
Andy Cahill / Laura Cortese

Laura Cortese is a Grammy-nominated songwriter, singer, fiddler, and all-around ultra-talented artist. We have such an awesome conversation about where her music comes from. Her music threads together darkness and light, stillness and motion, joy and sorrow. It’s beautiful.

I also had the good fortune of working briefly with Laura and her partner, Kristin Andreassen (who I hope to also get on the show someday) with their Miles of Music program. It’s basically a grown-up summer camp for adults who want to live and breathe music for a week. Having attended, I can say first-hand that it was one of the most joyous weeks of my life, and it reflects what makes Laura so special: her capacity to bring people together and have them make something greater than they ever could on their own.

What's more, Laura's newly born baby joins us on this interview. It was my first interview with a fellow working parent who’s juggling the complexity of both showing up for her art and her career and also showing up for her loved ones amidst the pandemic. This conversation is a masterclass in how to do that well. And don’t forget: stick around to the end to hear one of Laura’s songs in its entirety. You won't regret it.

The Wonder Dome Newsletter http://bit.ly/3dTfdPi

Follow Andy on Twitter http://twitter.com/cahillaguerilla
Like us on Facebook http://facebook.com/mindfulcreative.coach

Connect with me on Facebook | LinkedIn | Twitter

EPISODE #42 NOTES
milesofmusiccamp.com/home
California Calling by Laura Cortese & the Dance Cards
BITTER BETTER by Laura Cortese & the Dance Cards
ThisIsLauraCortese.com

facebook.com/lauracortesemusic
instagram.com/lauracortese
twitter.com/lauracortese

Show Notes

Laura Cortese is a Grammy-nominated songwriter, singer, fiddler, and all-around ultra-talented artist. We have such an awesome conversation about where her music comes from. Her music threads together darkness and light, stillness and motion, joy and sorrow. It’s beautiful.

I also had the good fortune of working briefly with Laura and her partner, Kristin Andreassen (who I hope to also get on the show someday) with their Miles of Music program. It’s basically a grown-up summer camp for adults who want to live and breathe music for a week. Having attended, I can say first-hand that it was one of the most joyous weeks of my life, and it reflects what makes Laura so special: her capacity to bring people together and have them make something greater than they ever could on their own.

What's more, Laura's newly born baby joins us on this interview. It was my first interview with a fellow working parent who’s juggling the complexity of both showing up for her art and her career and also showing up for her loved ones amidst the pandemic. This conversation is a masterclass in how to do that well. And don’t forget: stick around to the end to hear one of Laura’s songs in its entirety. You won't regret it.

The Wonder Dome Newsletter http://bit.ly/3dTfdPi

Follow Andy on Twitter http://twitter.com/cahillaguerilla
Like us on Facebook http://facebook.com/mindfulcreative.coach

Connect with me on Facebook | LinkedIn | Twitter

EPISODE #42 NOTES
milesofmusiccamp.com/home
California Calling by Laura Cortese & the Dance Cards
BITTER BETTER by Laura Cortese & the Dance Cards
ThisIsLauraCortese.com

facebook.com/lauracortesemusic
instagram.com/lauracortese
twitter.com/lauracortese