“SO SWEET” live from the Fenix!
My dear young and talented friend Austin Wolfe is on her way to AMERICAN IDOL in Hollywood!!! I am SO proud of this young lady!! Austin was born with music in her heart & soul.
Austin was born with music in her heart. When I was babysitting her at 6 months old, I put her in her boppy and played my guitar and sang for her. As soon as she heard the music, she immediately become very still and LOCKED her gaze on on me! I’ve performed music with kids for a long time and I have never experienced that kind of focus from a child that young. She was downright studying me!!!
At age 5 she began writing songs, and they flowed from her so naturally. It was extraordinary how a girl at her tender age could craft good quality pop songs!
When she was 11, during a family visit, she and I worked together on her song and recorded it in my home studio. It was a first for both of us! Her first time recording and my first time producing, creating midi instrument tracks and recording another artist.
Here is one of the first recordings of Austin at 11.
Happily Ever After
I’m so proud of this young lady! She is fullfilling her dream to make it on American Idol. We’ll be watching a routing for her!
I had the great pleasure of recording this young and talented jazz singer, Paloma Brooks. Paloma has studied with Jazz vocalist and teacher Daria – www.dariajazz.com since she was 10 years old. These audio and video recordings were demos to submit to colleges for entrance into their music programs. Watch for great things from this young lady!
“Dream A Little Dream Of Me” a cappella
Audio/Video Production – Amy Wigton
Mixing and Mastering – Manny LaCarrubba
Vocal Coach and Vocal Production – Daria www.dariajazz.com
Thursday December 5th
TREK WINE in Novato 7:00-9:00 no cover
I’ll be joined by my most esteemed bassist Robin Hildebrant for an evening of originals, songs from our “Mostly Joni” show, campy holidaze songs, and favorites by other artists.
We have some special guests stopping in to sing a few with us. Local Novato talented musicians, Jonathan Snyder and Jackie Holzhauer.
Private Holiday Party at KQED
A “Mostly Joni” show
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Brand new video from our recent sold out performance at the Fenix on September 29, 2013. This highlights the Joni Mitchell songs that “Mostly Joni” performs. Hope you enjoy! ~Amy
NOTE: Click on the Youtube option in lower right hand side to “pause” or “stop” video
Pacific Sun Article 9-27-13
In the News! Here’s an about my “Mostly Joni” show in Marin County’s weekly publication of the Pacific Sun. Photo by Abigail Huller.
I am really excited about our upcoming Showcase and Live Webcast of the “Mostly Joni” show which features the songs of Joni Mitchell…..mostly.
SUNDAY SEPT. 29th at the FENIX!
Marin’s premiere music supper club.
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This is a video short (2 min) about my extraordinary experience meeting master luthier Steve Klein and playing some of the most unique guitars ever made. One was a large bodied guitar similar to the one he made for Joni Mitchell, which was very meaningful for me, and another rare guitar called a “Transperformance Performer” a SELF-TUNING ACOUSTIC GUITAR!
I created this video using Final Cut Pro which I have been learning. The footage is from an iphone lending to it’s organic feel. Making video’s and short movies is a new creative passion of mine. This was my first attempt at narrating and I found it quite a challenge! Believe me singing is much easier but I’m learning as I go! Hope you enjoy!
Just completed a promotional video that features snippets of some of the songs featured our “MOSTLY JONI” show. Check it out!
Presenting “Mostly Joni,” the songs of Joni Mitchell. Performing with Amy is bassist Robin Hildebrant, whose virtuosic fretless playing recalls the legendary Jaco Pastorius. Together they capture the timeless beauty, heartfelt passion and musical mastery of one of the most poetic and influential singer/songwriters of her generation.
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