Tonya Tbird Luv Ridgely brings out the artist in all of us and empowers the lives of others through playful and artistic intervention. Her musical genius is about taking risks and creating beauty all at the same time while promoting our own subjective beauty to “make the world a better place” from our unique point of view. Hear her music at tbirdluvmusic.com
Tbird Luv, aka Tonya Ridgely, professional musician and renaissance woman, was born in Philadelphia, grew up in Pittsburgh, and currently resides in Oakland. She strongly believes in following your bliss and curiosity, and creating new possibilities through travel.
Tbird has been an artist since she was a child, claiming music and the creative arts as her “doorways to the world.” Her music is unique, etherial, eclectic, and addictive. She started out as a classical musician (playing the flute) and has used her gift as a means to travel first around her immediate surroundings and later, around the world.
As T puts it, travel inspires the beauty of being in the moment and “not being able to worry.”
Her creative pursuits have taken her from the US to Mexico, Bali, Thailand, and many other destinations. Listen to her story and learn how her journey of inspiration and creative expression led her to another journey of travel, exploration, and learning.
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