The Crossing and PRISM Quartet WIN a GRAMMY!

What an amazing project…it is always such an honor being a part of the work of the Crossing, work that entwines provocative issues with stunning, breathtaking, often challenging music. And this time the project resulted in an extraordinary acknowledgement of a 2018 GRAMMY award for Best Choral Performance. Upcoming engagements with The Crossing include a workshop at … [Read more…]

Concerto Competition WINNER

what an honor to participate in the University of Michigan’s Concerto Competition…as an undergraduate some (mumbles) years ago I was completely awestruck by the talent, work ethic and musicianship of my colleagues and it is a dream come true to be among them this year. Britten’s remarkable Les Illuminations will be performed with the orchestra next fall under … [Read more…]

In the name of new music: learn, read, hear.

I am so thankful to be a part of what I consider to be the most exciting realm of art, which is creating something new. Upcoming projects include: THE CROSSING @ CHRISTMAS – new music for chamber choir. Learn more @ LYRIC FEST – “Sincerely Yours” – commissions of letters, set to music. Read more … [Read more…]

21st Century Skills in the Voice Studio

Whether it is a cocktail party, a conference, a wedding, a church or a casual conversation in line at a coffee shop everyone has likely been asked the question, “so what do you do?” I dread this question. I dread it on so many levels. I dread it because I have options of how to answer and … [Read more…]

Crossing Season Opens with Bonhoeffer

The Crossing opens its 10th Anniversary season with a revival of Thomas Lloyd’s work, Bonhoeffer. This breakthrough work for sixteen men, three women, and chamber ensemble probes the life and death of Dietrich Bonhoeffer through a series of scenes from his physical and spiritual lives; it is among our most requested works and we happily reprise … [Read more…]

Upcoming Events

  Bonhoeffer: a choral-theater piece written for The Crossing LA TRAVIATA: Opera Philadelphia