Hey Skye Dwellers,
Just returned from LA, Hollywood, Sunset Gower Studios, Ocean Way Studios, Dana Point working on new Music video -IMC Awards where I was nominated 14 X's in 12 categories, I was honored to receive 5 awards !!!! Interviewed on Red carpet also @ Sunset Gower studios. Playing at both the Nominee reception and the awards at House of Blues on Sunset Strip, grateful to Sean Reyes for joining me in my duet " I Am Yours" ( April 26- April 30, 2013 ) Another quick over filled but Very successful trip :)
*Thank you to my Mom & Dad for figuring out how I could make it to the awards, My Mom who works tirelessly on everything for me. And Jeremy Chandler & Natascha Corrigan for helping make it a successful event w/ coaching :) Also want to thank Christine of Midtown Athletic for taking time out of her already overfilled schedule to assist me :) This year has been hard with me being ill, a Senior in High School and all that that brings to the table.
A big Thank you to my family who hosted us-Uncle Jeremy& Aunt Natascha Corrigan-Aldridge, and great to see my nephew Billy D. ! Still waiting on new baby Ethan Alexander TBA :)
Thank you to Sean Gordon for working on my new video with me.
Thank you to Mark Bader my Producer and friend since age 13 @ Lovin Cup open mic and first idol show.
Thank you to Grammy Award winning Producer Ron Hitchcock who showed up to the awards & mixed my latest songs!
Met a lot of amazing artists, producers & had a lot of fun w/Sean Reyes, who was brave enough to do my duet with me only practicing a few times ! :)
Great to meet and have fun w/Old Salt Union, Viktorria Tocca & Jennifer,Waking Ugly, Aoede,Diamonte and her supportive family etc.. and meet JJ from Rochester:) who took home 3 awards, artists & producers from around the world:) As well as new supporters of me and my music,Gino Goss, Curtis E. Scott, Les Fradkin, David & Nova Santiago.
On my return I attended the "Got Dreams Awards" at the Eisenhart Auditorium, @ The Rochester Museum & Science Center sponsored by the Monroe County Systems of Care, SWAT Kids, Rochester City School District, Safe Schools Healthy students, and Maggie Brooks County Executive .
I was nominated and won in the Youth Guided Category! May 9, 2013
Thank you to Paula Cummings of Hillside Childrens center and Western NY Childrens Mental Health Coalition, Bob Zinck past director of the Youth Bureau. I also want to recognize all of those inthat category for their dedication and hard work to help change things for kids and adults alike working towards the goal of finding avenues that will work for all of us no matter what our disabilities. Thank you.
Thank you to Karen Klein/Moscow Ballet Foundation's Chris Surrey & his team for traveling in December to interview, have me play a bit and tell some of my story. I was happily surprised to be included as one of the Teen Spokespersons for the Karen Klein/Moscow Ballet Anti Bullying Foundation, working on a commercial and voice overs. I enjoyed meeting the crew & team as well as being included in the video @ the Auditorium Theatre w/Karen Klein & Producer of the Moscow Ballet, it was thrilling to stand on the stage there and be honored along with Karen Klein on Dec. 5, 2012. happy to be part of the army of "UpStanders" !
This past week ( Oct. 2012 ) I was honored to be among those winning "Do The Right Thing" award from the Rochester Police Department, to be aired on channel 10 & YNN News did a rather long interview:) also in the Democrat & Chronicle w/ the Chief of Police with other worthy recipients. Really nice event - great reception, and amazing presents from supporters of do the right thing :D Thank you to Mr. Bohrer supportive Music Director, my friends The Harrells, My Grandparents Dr. & Mrs. Wm . & Melody Aldridge, Leslie Zinck of Lovin' Cup, Karen Heine, Josh Kuntz,Annette Guinta, and of course my Parents <3
Surprised and Won First Inaugural "Upstanders" Scholarship from Miss NY Pageant in Staten Island NY! - presented by Miss NY Kaitlin Monte, Senator Klein was there too! And the bill I gathered signatures for at my UpRising passed the week before! The Jamey Rodemyer Bill for anti cyberbullying- other laws to pass as well! video on my facebook too :) will try to post later . I have been on channel 8, News and Fox news Rochester NY, 5:00- 6:00- 10:00, 11;00 and 1:00AM very surprised that my link was not approved when I was on television and interviewed live on both stations! Links available on internet check my facebook page :) Pretty great and video my mom made is great with her crying in the background! Featured & commercials three times during the news!
Traveled 4 1/2 hours away to Potsdam. Mom made cd's w/ voice over- really great ! give aways , bringing my albums too :) Brought another great Artist musician friend with me Evan Pruwitt ! to play, sing with me for my 1 15 min gig opening before the Parade ! So happy prime spot! Opened there at age 13,now back 4 years later :)
Interveiw on Mystifyed live on Sunday check times for your area CST 7:00
Then interivews in July & August on WBNY campus live :)
Working on all! Had a great tiem with my sister in Maryland even though power outages, and lots of damage- 105 degrees - stayed in teir slaine pool at their apt:)
Working on new album 2 songs down 4 to go :)
Still #1 on Reverbnation since last November :) Thanks to everyone here and elsewhere <3 Tivoli Skye
Stand up & Stand out!
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" The SKYE'S the LIMIT !"
Hi Skye Dwellers !
It's been a while since I have had time to be here.....So Thrilled to find out someone posted an article on Bullyville- here is the link http://www.bullyville.com/?page=story&id=5292&sid=6421
Also happy to report that I have been named the Teen Spokesoperson for the Karen Klein Anti bullying Foundation ! Dec 5, 2012. I also did part of a documentary - the team…Continue
Was so grateful to appear with my friend Kaitlin Monte , at this event. Priveledged to have a workshop all my own at the end. I always benefit from hearing Kaitlin - and this time I had my own story to tell with my mom. Played music signed t shirts and autographs- and met some really amazing people .
I need to thank Paula Cummings for including me in this event and her father Paul Refici for introducing us :) Met at a gig with Mitty Moore and the followers :) All great…Continue
Thank you to the Rochester Police Department for receognising me for my music and work to help change things for victims of bullying, abuse and help get people to take kids seriously regarding suicide. The Gifts were really unexpected, but to be part of the "Do the Right Thing" family means a lot and so happy I will be in touch with them fo rthe rest of my life :)
Played at event at the Highland bowl , told my story of how I have been consistantly been bullied in all kinds of forrums, still working through things myself- my music has come in to save me many times.
Help others when they are depressed. Don't throw them away! Try to help others care about what those people say,not easy I know.
Lets work together to find strategies that work. Music is just one way.
Played @ the WaterStreet Music Hall, great sound system…Continue