Dominican Republic Day 4

After yesterday’s torrent of activity, today seemed almost like a day of ease. I had a single performance in the afternoon, which freed up my morning to take a walk into the city. My main objective was to visit “El Museo del Hombre Dominicano (Museum of the Dominican...

Dominican Republic Day 3

When I began my day this morning I entered a vortex of activity that kept me going throughout the entire day until my head hit the pillow at night. I started the morning with an interview at a radio station, Viva FM, with hosts Carmen Imbert Brugal and José Antonio...

Dominican Republic Day 2

Today I met some really amazing teachers during a workshop I gave on the Power of Storytelling. The questions they asked were so poignant and their passion for their work was inspirational to me. I carried their enthusiasm for their students and the obvious love of...

Dominican Republic Day 1

Anyone have any ideas how to get an extremely fragile West African harp from Los Angeles to Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic? You know it is too big to carry on, too exotic to gate check, and way too precious to send down a luggage conveyor belt. What any decent...