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The Day a Piano Fell on my Hand (in the middle of NYC)

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The Day a Piano Fell on my Hand (in the middle of NYC)

WARNING!– THESE PHOTOS ARE NASTY– WARNING! The Day was September 9, 2010… This was around the time I first started playing piano on the streets. It was a pleasant end of summer day and I was playing piano in front of the fountain in City Hall Park. After about an hour, 2 Cops came over […]

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The $2 Roadtrip- The Northeast & Canada

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The $2 Roadtrip- The Northeast & Canada

In April 2011, I took all my savings, bought a truck, and hit the road. I took my piano and my dog as my companion. I did it because I wanted to find meaning to my life beyond the monetary. I did it because I wanted to be challenged. I did it because I wanted to see what life is like in the rest of the world, to meet all kinds of people, to see if I could sustain a living doing what I love most: Making music. [...]

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Greatest Fan Mail I've Ever Received!

This is a moving email I received recently: Hello, Dotan! I am a middle school English teacher, and I follow your blog on tumblr. A couple of weeks ago, you posted a beautiful black and white photo of you on the streets of NYC, with Brando looking straight at the camera and […]

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The Importance of Music in Your Life

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The Importance of Music in Your Life

1. Music is the Key to Creativity. Music fuels the mind and thus fuels our creativity. A Creative mind has the ability to make discoveries and create innovations. The greatest minds and thinkers like Albert Einstein, Mozart, and Frank Lloyd Wright all had something in common in that they were constantly exploring their imagination […]

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