I don’t remember the first time I saw a violin, but as a child I saw the violin as a mystical being, a will o the wisp, and of all musical instruments, it had a strange allure for me, but I don’t remember if I ever actually asked for one, somehow I had picked up [...]
I don’t know if I chose to be a folk musician, or if I was born that way. My earliest memories of music are of my mother singing - classical choral, pop and folk music. My mother has a beautiful voice, I remember being utterly enchanted by it; I would lie in bed (when [...]
I have always loved the sea, ever since I was a small child when I would visit my grandmother and play for hours in the breaking waves, like most children I did not notice the temperature of the water, I was simply playing happily in the arms of the sea. The sea shore held great [...]
It's been a long time since I wrote a blog, the last time was about five years ago when I challenged myself to write for one hundred days to keep my thoughts flying, my life is pretty different now, perhaps only in subtle ways, but to write every day seems like an impossible dream! What's it [...]
Coming Soon! It's been a very busy year for Dora, and this winter she will be making her first solo album which will feature the very best of her hand crafted music. She is also working on a new video to show some of the magic she creates....