Episode 14: Kelly Hall-Tompkins

In Episode 14 of his new podcast TAKE IT FROM THE TOP, Dana speaks with Broadway’s Fiddler on the Roof solo volinist, Kelly Hall-Tompkins about:

In today’s episode, Kelly shares with us:

  • Why she learned to find and follow “the unanticipated path”
  • How she built the courage to “draw what I see, not what’s there”
  • Why it’s so vital for artists to resist cynicism
  • Why learning piano is so important, even for a violinist
  • How “following your bliss” can remove barriers and create opportunities
  • What Steve Jobs taught her about doggedly pursuing ideas and seeing them through