Nancy Pitkin is a pianist, vocalist, songwriter,composer and sound practitioner. Early in her career she was a music educator, and later she traveled to Nashville,TN to hone her songwriting skills. While there she worked for several music publishers and also performed. She has performed not only as a soloist, but also in bands and duos, and has been a collaborative accompanist for shows, instrumentalists, singers and dancers.
Nancy attributes her musical talents to her mother, who was a soloist in musicals and who played the piano and accordion. Her grandfather was a ragtime pianist and also sang in a barbershop quartet called the Silk City Four. She remembers thumbing through his piano books when she was young, and learning how to play his genre of music.
She incorporates her knowledge of sound into her work as a musician and composer. She has also presented workshops at health care professional retreats, to corporate audiences, senior groups and for Hospice providers both in the US, UK and Canada. She has training in Acutonics I & II (tuning forks,) Sound Healing under Jonathan Goldman, Korean Hand Therapy for Pain Management under Dr. Dan Lobash, and Subtle Yoga for Positive Mental Health & for Trauma Recovery under Kristine Kaoverii Weber.
You can purchase Nancy’s music on I-tunes.
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