ASK: Artists for Safe Kids

Our good friend, Bill Harley, along with several like-minded musician friends, has spearheaded a new organization called Artists for Safe Kids (ASK), whose purpose is to promote gun safety and stop violence against children. Go to to read the full statement. Then write to Bill ( and join our group to speak out for […]

Thirty-Five Years Together: Sally and Claudia record their 4th Album!

This summer, Claudia and I toured through the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, landing in Ironwood where we visited our old friends, the Kuceras.  Phil ran the legendary North Country Folk Festival in the late 70’s-early 80’s and that’s where Claudia and I first met. IN fact Phil engineered it.  He knew we’d like each other […]

Reminiscing About Mom

For obvious reasons, I’ve been reminiscing about my mother these days.  When I am teaching I often think of questions I would like to ask her, or stories I’d like to tell her.  She was an amazing piano teacher for most of her life,  but I think she could have taught almost anything.  She had […]

Welcome to my new web site!

Nearly twenty years ago, my dear brother made my first Web site, which I sadly did not maintain over these many years.  Enter Lisa Burgess and Blue Dog Web Design, right here in Pomfret, CT!  Bravo, Lisa!  Thank you for your patience, creativity and business savvy.  I am very pleased. Other thanks go out to: […]