Latest News from under our Umbrella of Music!
We have three of our songs featured on the Women of Substance Valentines Day Podcast series.
'Happiness" Show # 1437, Wednesday, February 1'st, 2023
"Between the Lines" Show #1441, Tuesday, February 7th, 2023
"You Bring Me Peace" Show # #1444, Friday, February 10, 2023
And later next month, Ed and I will be attending the Durango Songwriter's Expo in Ventura, California the third week of February! Can't wait:) A chance to meetup with music friends, industry professionals, have our music heard. Always exciting.
I received an ASCAP Plus Cash Award in the category of Children's Music. So exciting!
Ed got an amazing review of his "Quiet Mind" instrumental piano album- Check out our Reviews page:)
We have 2 performances coming up on November 22nd, and have spent a good deal of time already in preparation for them. One includes original songs and holiday music, at a prestigious musical organization in Douglaston. The other is a 60's Folk Song concert, in-person/virtual event at the Flushing Public Library. Go to SHOWS for Details.
We attended the Taxi Music Road Rally in Los Angeles, CA, networking, performing and pitching our songs for sync licensing opportunities. We'll keep you posted on all of that:)
Our children's CD, 'Make a Happy Face' is now also in circulation in the Virginia Library System, and in California, in the San Mateo Public Library System and the San Francisco Library System . The list of states keeps growing!
Plus, check SHOWS for the 7 Holiday podcast episodes in which we're featured.
We spent the first part of October in Honolulu, Hawaii, in celebration of our 45th Anniversary! When we returned, (and while we were there as well,) we began to practice the songs for the two performances we have scheduled in November:)
GO TO OUR VIDEOS PAGE to check out Ed's latest 'WILD RIVER' piano video! The music is gorgeous and powerful- No More Hate Crimes!!! The video footage and cinematography by Joe Orecchio is outstanding!
We will be featured on five Music With a Conscience Themed Shows, that run from September 11th- October 28th! Check our SHOWS page for dates:)
Also this month, Ed and I will be remotely attending the Children's Network Conference. We will be participating in the Round Robin, sort of an Open Mic, sharing one of our songs. Last month Ed (and I as well) were interviewed by the prestigious Kathy Parsons, of Mainly Piano. We were fortunate enough to do a house concert in her lovely home in Florence, Oregon, 5 years ago. If you would like to check out the interview, copy this link into your Google Search and you will have it:) You'll likely find out a bunch of new information about us!
Ed's new piano single release already has a fantastic review!- (To see the review for "The Sound of Farewell," check Reviews:)
We have 4 new Children's library gigs in August- so if you're in Queens and you want some free musical entertainment for the little ones, come on by. (Check out our Shows page for details:)
We have our very first in-person children's performance in over 2 years because of you-know-what, on June 11th, at the Verona Public Library, 1PM in New Jersey:) Promotional flyer from the Library Website above. We're excited! Actual live children and caregivers to share the music with!!!
Ed has a brand-new piano single coming out soon- The Sound of Farewell. It's beautiful:) You heard it here first!
And it just arrived- on June 30th!
Make a Happy Face is selling!!! It's already in public library circulation in Queens, NY, Long Island, Westchester and starting to be purchased in some libraries in New Jersey. I just received my first check for those sales a few days ago- Very exciting! I will keep calling libraries to promote this and our other children's CD, because I truly believe young children will love it and learn from it! And by the way, we've been to the recording studio, and we're in progress with Children's Album number three:) We'll keep you posted. Also just recorded- our latest song for Mother's day:)
And...just in- go to our Children's Page to check out our latest animation- Storyland!