Orenda Fink is a professional musician, songwriter, performer and writer. Fink started with the pop rock group, Little Red Rocket, and signed with Geffen Records in 1996. In 2000, she formed the duo Azure Ray with Maria Taylor in Athens, GA. Azure Ray released and toured on six records, co-wrote songs with Moby, and had their music featured in film and TV.
Fink relocated to Omaha in 2003 and has written and recorded collaborative albums as Art in Manila, O+S, Harouki Zombi, as well as three solo records. She recently finished a US and European tour in support of her critically-acclaimed solo effort, Blue Dream.
In this talk, she shares how her suffering and grief were transformed into art.