Arriving at the Bankhead Theater, in Livermore, CA!
We taught a 5-day songwriting & performance camp. Our students were awesome!
Riana's "little sisters"! :)
The Nelson Sibs
...The Nelson Sibs ;)
Songwriting with Derik
Performance coaching with Riana
Learning about the fly system of the Bankhead Theater with Mike!
Sharing mysteries and lore of the traditional GHOST LIGHT!
Sharing songs they wrote this week for the first time on the Bankhead stage!
Our week culminated with our own full production Derik Nelson & Family show for the public! Here's a photo at our load-in at the Bankhead Theater.
With a backdrop of our set, students performed their songs at the end of the week for family and friends in a Songwriting Showcase!
Hugs all around!
Presenting... Summer Songwriters of Livermore 2019!
All smiles + coffee... but sad to drive away from Livermore! What an amazing year and incredible group of students. We will miss them.