Tag: music

  • Singing Cockeyed Optimist

    Here I am singing one of my favorite songs– a song I live by!

  • Love Song for Husband on YouTube

    In commemoration of our two-year wedding anniversary, I published a video of myself singing a song I wrote for Andy last Valentine’s Day. (I put this on YouTube on our anniversary, August 8, but I’m just getting around to blogging about it here now.)

  • Singing with ABBA

    I sang in a children’s chorus with ABBA when they performed a concert at the San Diego Sports Arena in 1978. It was the Year of the Child, and they were getting children’s choruses to come up and sing “I Believe in Angels” with them in every concert they performed on their world tour. I […]

  • The arts are in my blood

    Okay, maybe I’m bragging a little, but I would like to tell you something about my family and their involvement in the performing and visual arts. My grandmother on my mother’s side was a singer who performed in vaudeville. She toured the Orpheum circuit as Linda Preston with comedian Gene Sheldon. If you have an […]

  • Singing Experiences

    Started taking weekly singing lessons from mezzo soprano Dianna Ruggiero from July 2003, and I’ve been delighted with the results. Sang as a member and soloist with the Shir Hadash Choir at Congregation Dor Hadash 1999–2000, 2003. Sang for nine holiday seasons with Janet Hammer’s Full Measure Carolers from 1993–2003. Recorded vocals for Voices of […]