My Music

Amy Nelson is an old-time banjoist, guitar player and songwriter based in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. 

"Highlights include traditional-banjo songstress Amy Nelson, whose turn-of-the-century (the 20th for clarity) styling is second to none." - beatroute magazine


Notable performances:
Artist in Calgary Collection documentary
1st place win in Ship & Anchor songwriter competition March 2016
Wide Cut Weekend festival October 2016 & October 2017
Femme Wave festival November 2016 & November 2017
Interview with SoundScape on Shaw TV 2017 
Won 10k storyhive grant for How Long Blues music video.
Finished an Alberta + British Columbia twenty day tour with shows every night. 
Played with the Kensington Sinfonia.

To listen:

For bookings contact:
amyflyingakite@gmail.com