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Anchor Coffee House

Hello and THANK YOU to all the folks who came to my concert at the Anchor Coffee House at Westminster Presbyterian in Des Moines on Saturday night! I had a fantastic time and sang to a full house. YAY! Thank you to Matt Culp for all your help getting me there and Dave – the […]

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IMMERSE 2015

IMMERSE “Lucy, you got some splainin’ to do!” Yes, Ricky, I know… So many of you have asked what happened at IMMERSE 2015 so I thought I would make it official and put it in writing. IMMERSE is music conference in Nashville put on by GMA (the Gospel Music Association) for artists, songwriters, vocalists, and […]

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Many Thanks!

Many thanks are overdue to all of you who helped make 2014 such a wonderful year. Mere words don’t seem to be enough as we musicians are so depend on your kind and continued support for what we do. Thank you so much coming to a show, bringing a friend or two, buying a CD, […]

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Song for Carla

I wrote this song for my friend, Carla. It seems appropriate to publish it now in light of all the news we are hearing about the care (or lack thereof) of our veterans by the VA. Carla’s father served in Vietnam and her husband served in Iraq. I admire her courage, strength and optimism in […]

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Grateful

I honestly have to shake myself sometimes. I am so grateful, humbled, and honored to be asked to do another ballet. Somehow I know God has my heart. When I was in high school I wanted to be a dancer. The Repertory Dance Theatre of Salt Lake City, Utah (founded at the University of Utah) […]

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The Official Poster

Just received this poster from Ballet La Crosse. It’s such a pleasure to work with Kennet Oberly, the Artistic Director. If you love music and love ballet (like I do) this is a must see performance. Hope my Midwest folks can make to the Weber Center for the Performing Arts on Thursday, April 17th in […]

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Ballet LaCrosse “The Poems Rachel Wrote” Production Meeting

Had a great production meeting with Artistic Director, Kennet Oberly, yesterday. We finally have the ballet mapped out and the songs in place. With the exception of one song, Walking in the Air, all of the music will be songs that I have written over the years. Interesting mix and incorporation into the storyline of […]

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First Time for Everything

This is interesting. One of my tasks for the music for the ballet “The Poems Rachel Wrote” (for Ballet La Crosse) is to re-write the lyrics to my song, “Like a Dandelion”. The goal is to modify the words in order to fit the storyline created by artistic director, Kennet Oberly. It’s a strange feeling, […]

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My Time Now

In Port Saint Lucie, Florida with my friend Lori Karas. Enjoying the sun, the shrimp, and the beach! I’m really looking forward to seeing my friends Julie Gammack and Richard Gilbert in Gulfport on Sunday, February 23rd for a house concert. Years ago, Julie wrote several extremely nice articles about me in The Des Moines […]

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The Numbers Are In

I am happy to announce that I have received word in regard to funds raised at the Deanna Glass Benefit Concert at King of Kings Lutheran Church on January 31st. We managed to raise $16,000 which will help Deanna pay some of her medical bills as a result of brain surgery to remove a tumor. […]

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