Episode 46 – Melody Khair – Music ILuv

Episode 46 – Melody Khair – Music ILuv

The seed for Music.iLuv grew out of Melody’s love of children and music. She believes that technology can make complex skills – like learning to play music – easier and more engaging for digital-age children. That is grounded in her conviction that every kid is talented and deserves a well-balanced education that includes music and art.

Episode 45 – Ricardo Luis Canez

Episode 45 – Ricardo Luis Canez

Ricardo is not only your host for ‘Thanks For Sitting In’, he is the Founder of our parent company, Fermata Media Group LLC. In this episode, Ricardo talks about his life purpose, his “Why”.

Episode Thirty Eight – Amanda Maldonado and Pup Package

Episode Thirty Eight – Amanda Maldonado and Pup Package

“Pup Package is a San Diego based, 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization that donates basic essentials to foster and rescue dog groups to help reduce out of pocket expenses and increase rate of adoptions! Our mission is to donate 500 Signature Pup Packages this year as part of #Mission500. A $5 donation can provide a pup package to a rescue in need!”

Episode Thirty Three – A Serious Issue

Episode Thirty Three – A Serious Issue

As someone who has been thru the paralyzing effects of depression caused by overwork, bad habits and emotional stress, Ricardo can speak to what to look for, who to seek help from and how to change your mindset and environment. It is a very personal issue for him. After seeing so many musicians and entertainers take their lives or have their careers stolen because of anxiety and depression, Ricardo is determined to give musicians the resources they need to control these symptoms.

Episode Thirty Two – Paige Valdiserri

Episode Thirty Two – Paige Valdiserri

Musicians and creatives are three times as likely to deal with stress anxiety and depression than are non-musicians. We put so much into our passion and have the pressure of the industry and society that adds to the level of stress in our careers. Paige has worked with creatives as well as military Special Forces and first responders who deal with trauma daily. Her techniques are perfect for those of us who think outside the box.