KALEVALA the Musical is a story of ancient legends told by the spirits of the haunted forest of Kalevala. The musical, from composer Johanna Telander, is adapted from the national epic poem of Finland.
In 2017-2018 I helped Johanna Telander produce the first four concert readings of KALEVALA. Last year I returned to the haunted forest to lend some backing vocals to the new concept album, released in June 2022.
I was honored to be invited to perform with Wanderlust Theatre Co. of NYC and
La Banda Sinfónica de Montevideo
at Uruguay's historic Teatro Solís.
Click here to read more about it!
Ingrid Michaelson's Pretty
It was a lot of fun recording and editing this many-layered multitrack. I learned a lot about the limitations of iMovie (and how to work around them). Thanks to Sean for helping with the synth programming and audio mix!
2021 Virtual American Traditions Competition
Usually held in Savannah each year, this vocal competition celebrates all styles of classic American music. My recent focus on female songwriters led me to expand my exploration of women composers and lyricists across nine genres spanning over one hundred years of American music. It was an honor to share the stage - or, screen! - with so many incredible vocalists!
From Symphony to Synthesizer
In 2018 year I swapped out my gowns and lashes to play synth bass in a classic rock cover band with my husband Sean. After many years of working on opposite ends of the globe, we really enjoyed travelling together for a change -