It's September already! (my birthday month) can you believe it!! 🙂 This year feels like it's flying by.. I've got some new free stuff FOR YOU!! - if you use an 'android' phone there is now a free downloadable app to follow my gigs and updates from reverbnation! http://www.reverbnation.com/prita/app (Maastricht, Netherlands) Last month was quite a busy touring month with some great gigs all around Germany and Holland! (awesome private house concert in Maastricht - thanks Mathias & Tilly! ), private functions (in amazing venues - thanks Bruno), Concerts in Koln and Isernhagen in great venues! (thanks Michael and Stefan) and singer songwriter comps in Nienburg (thanks Petra) which I happened to WIN!! after making it through 3 rounds! how exciting! I got the opportunity to play an extra show and sing alongside the guys from the Spencer Davis' Band which was a thrill! and I also had the opportunity to meet some great muso's and sing together on stage! (thanks Mat Charles and Desmond Myers) This month is a Songwriting and Recording month with sessons booked in to record demo's and create new music for your listening ears! 🙂 I will also be taking a little holiday as part of my birthday celebrations!@@ yaya.. (it's my birthday happy face... 8th Sept.. presents welcome.. hahahahah) I will be doing a couple of Special Shows in Berlin this month: - 18th September 22uhr - at Quasimodo, Charlottenburg - Berlin Unplugged Festival (Presented by ProFolk)- with many great artists including Mckinley Black, Teresa Bergman, Marcel Brell, Katinka Lion, Be mine or run.. and many more! www.berlin-unplugged.de for more details.. - 28th September 2pm - Donau 115, Neukoln - Cheeky unplugged totally acoustic gig coming up soon in Berlin..(it's going to be recorded! so if you want to be on the live recording clapping and hollering.. you can come ;)) This is part of the event series at Donau115 in Neukoelln. The series is called Donaufruehstueck. - It's a brunch-time show (14:00 doors, show starts around 14:30) - Cheap coffee and snacks are available for everyone. - It's all acoustic and/or battery powered. There will be no PA, and nothing that plugs into a wall is allowed. -aesthetically it's nice to hear things raw and bare sometimes, and the room sounds unusually good One of the previous events is up here for you to get an idea of what it all feels like http://donaufruehstueck.tumblr.com/ (Vicfest - UK Derrin Nauendorf) The next BIG TOUR coming up is the UK!! (late Oct-Nov) I was there just recently for the Vicfest.. so if you're one of my UK friends you can see if any of these dates suit you and pop it in the calendar! more tour details here... www.prita.com.au/tours UK TOUR 25th Oct, The Boat, Cromford 26th Oct, Platform Tavern, Southampton 28th Oct, Mrs Yarringtons, Battle, Hastings 30th Oct, The Vic Hotel, Beeston, Nottingham 31st Oct, Marquis of Lorne, Stevenage 1st Nov, The Royal Oak, Brampton Derbyshire (the Leipzig Loop Festival I played at) After the success of my teaching at Berlin International Schule I'm starting to give private 1 on 1 music coaching lessons in Berlin Mitte! I will be taking students age 8-15yrs from 3-6pm Monday to Thursday. If you know anyone interested in learning more about vocal techniques, breathing, posture, songwriting and performance please pass this on! The lessons are €30 for an hour of one on one coaching or €20 for half an hour. In this time we will be covering vocal warmups and scales, learning to sing cover songs, performance techniques, microphone technique, singing for the stage, breathing & posture, there will also be the option of learning songwriting skills too! Singing is great for improving confidence and helps with vocal articulation, rhythm, body posture and overall happiness! Now taking students aged 8-15yrs from 3pm-6pm Monday to Thursday. The coaching will be in Mitte, Berlin. Book now! firstname.lastname@example.org www.prita.com.au I was also lucky enough to have heaps of visitors over the last few months - including my Tanti, My Cuz Sophie, my Uncle & Aunty from Sydney and some friends! its' nice to have a taste of home (oz) away from home and staying up late having cups of tea and speaking.. 'Austraaaaaalyan' 🙂 Thanks for reading this far! you are amazing.. and have the reading and concentration skills of legend.. yes.. it's true.. x Prita ps. I also started a great course which I'm loving!! ok.. 3 great courses which I'm loving.. I love studying in my spare time.. 😉 they are 'Lucky Bitch Money Bootcamp' it's awesome, amazing.. I could go on.. and on.. Denise Duffield Thomas is a great teacher and the online community is soooo supportive. (I am an affiliate too because I really love her work). The second one is Cari Cole's FF program for Music Biz - I've been studying different programs by CC for a few years and love her biz knowhow and style. And the third one is Leonie Dawson's 'Double Your Biz' she has heaps of great courses and workbooks, meditations etc.. and I've been part of her academy for years so I always have something new and exciting to sink my teeth into to study! (I'm also an affiliate of LD).
Hello my Lovelies! It has been a great big fat ol' year 2013 and I am soooo READY to embrace a new year in 2014 with fresh ears, eyes, heart, and spirit! I hope you are too! The 'Fairytale Fundraiser' was so successful - we reached both goals of getting me a flight to OZ and Creating the NEW LIVE CD!! whooo!! (there were a few other bumps in the road which are highly sensitive 007 spy type biz so I can't say anything).. but that's OK!! ok?.. ok. 🙂 I've come out the other end really GRATEFUL for what I HAVE in my life! WONDERFUL SUPPORTIVE FRIENDS, FAMILY AND MUSIC FANS!! The opportunity to live in another country, learn the language and experience all the richness of another culture.. My Love who brings me sunshine every day with his kilowatt smile!! My new friends!! the chance to travel to new places and continue to follow my dream of playing music all around the world! yes.. for all that..and for YOU I am really and truly grateful!! 😉 So my great news is that I'm coming home to OZ for January and part of February and will be playing **ONLY 2 SHOWS** in my home town plus a couple of very special shows in Sydney!! and some private exclusive House Concerts!! 10th Jan at the Ellington Jazz Club with Holli Scott a gorgeous up and coming Jazz Singer with an amazing voice! She'll be accompanied by Double Bass and Horns and I can't wait to hear her!! If you've been to the Ellington before you will know the beautiful vibe - sit down tables - hushed room - candles - cocktails - very nice!! One of my favourite venues of all time!! buy tickets here:http://www.ellingtonjazz.com.au/index.php/schedule/month/01/show/2962 25th Jan at Clancy's Fish Pub Fremantle BIG DOUBLE CONCERT WITH CARUS THOMPSON!! Australia Day Eve celbration of great Aussie Music from two troubadours who've been travelling the world sharing their gifts. This Show will be HUGE!! both of us sold out last time we played at CLANCYS' so you can get in early and buy your tickets here if you want to make sure you've got a spot to PARTY! This show will most likely be standing room only!! (unless you get there early and grab a seat!!**) buy tickets here:http://tickets.oztix.com.au/default.aspx?Event=40758 I am also LAUNCHING MY NEW LIVE ALBUM!! how exciting is that! 'Live in Düsseldorf' was recorded at an intimate concert this year in you guessed it... Düsseldorf, Germany! at a great venue called Spoerl Fabrik recorded by Kyung Han of <
> I was supported by a fabulous audience and some great musicians. The Live Album has 14 tracks with some new songs that people always ask for - 'My Home' and 'Stronger' as well as 12 other songs some of which have never been released!
Includes these 14 tracks- Fire In Your Eyes, Elephants & Tigers, You Did me Wrong, Cowboy Song, I got the Fire, My Home, Blue for You, Secret, Love Come Arround, Stronger, Wharfie, Take it off, Time with me, Get out of your own way. It has great black and white photos by Glenn Stephenson, and Filip Van Lerberge. My fabulous friend Caroline Wise created the graphic design of the album for me, it was funded by the amazing 'fairytale' supporters and I am just so HAPPY it is FINALLY HERE!!
YOU CAN ORDER YOUR COPY directly with ME! just shoot me lil' email at email@example.com or hit me up on Facebook land - www.facebook.com/prita.music €25 euro including postage to anywhere in the world! Or if you're lucky enough to be at one of the next live concerts you can grab a copy directly from me and say G'day!
WOULD YOU LIKE TO HOST A HOUSE CONCERT? I will also be playing a couple of Exclusive Intimate Style private House Concerts while I'm home ( which is all the rage in Europe - imagine a room full of your favourite friends, a home-made buffet byo drinks, cushions, couches and candles!! ). If you live in Western Australia or Sydney / NSW and would like to create a magical experience for you and all your best mates let me know! It is totally affordable and easy to do - just get in touch and I can help you with the details! email me at firstname.lastname@example.org
WISHING YOU A FABULOUSLY FANTASTIC AND A-MAZING CHRISTMAS TIME AND NEW YEAR 2014!! I Hope you get to enjoy it with your family and friends surrounding you, lots of love and good food and drink!! We have been cruising around the gorgeous German Weinachtsmarkts in Berlin taking in the sights and smells of roasted nuts, waffles, gluewein, and fried quark balls.. gorgeous handmade things of wood, cloth and all kinds of interesting things..
And.. I hope you enjoy the ***bonus downloads*** now available for you when you sign up for my email list - My fabulous 5 track Sampler! (if you haven't got yours yet - let me know! 🙂 so I can work out any glitches ) thanks!! Looking forward to seeing you at a Gig soon!
p.s. I almost forgot to tell you !! I have a few Calendars 2014 left! they are filled with beautiful photos from my travels, inspiring quotes/lyrics, and have plenty of white space to write all your to-do's in 🙂 €20 including postage email me email@example.com and pay with paypal or bank transfer or come and grab one at a gig - if I have any more left!! 🙂
p.p.s. IF you want to check out one of the great resources I use to plan my dreamy year - check out Leonie Dawson's 2014 Amazing Life Workbooks here: http://leoniedawson.com/affiliate-redirect/?p=Prita&w=abla (I love all her creativity and biz stuff and that's why I'm also an affiliate) they also make a great present for the creative person in your life!!
THis amazing lady- Leonie Dawson has created something that’s changing the lives and businesses of SO many women around the world in a way that’s never been seen before. I think it’s so exciting + amazing what she’s put together – it’s just SO much more heart-centered, wildly generous + hugely affordable than ANYTHING else that’s out there. 'The Amazing Biz and Life Academy' gives you business and marketing programs to create a powerful and profitable business, zen-your-mind meditations, creativity, spirituality, home and health e-courses to help you live your best life yet. It’s really the complete toolkit! http://leoniedawson.com/affiliate-redirect/?p=Prita&w=abla I love how openly she teaches – if you know Leonie’s work, you’ll know she is SUCH an open book, so honest, vulnerable, heart-felt and true compared to so many other teachers out there! There’s some pretty amazing success stories of women who’ve already received a HUGE amount of transformation in their lives and businesses from the Academy… go check them out and prepare to be inspired!!! I highly recommend it! http://leoniedawson.com/affiliate-redirect/?p=Prita&w=abla x Prita
Oohh I am so looking forward to downloading these goodies to start dreaming up / planning next year! great way to end up 2012 and begin 2013! 🙂 Click on the link below to check out the new Planner's and workbooks! from Leonie Dawson http://tinyurl.com/dxdjvyg