“There’s that same sense of oneness with the elite jazz-blues lineage- from Bessie Smith to Ma Rainey to Billie Holiday, Sarah Vaughan and Nancy Wilson- underscored by fiercely individualistic style and a generous dollop of gospel grounding.”

JazzTimes, May 2016 issue

New Album, #knowingishalfthebattle, out NOW!!! iTunes and Amazon!!


 “HALFWAY THERE,”  at  CD Baby and Amazon!!!


February 2016

2/9Late Night w/ The Sarah Slonim ProjectSmalls, NYC!

2/10- Love Songs w/ Orrin Evans & Ben Wolfe, Mezzrow, NYC!

2/13- V-Day Mt. Airy presents the Vagina Monologues, Sedgwick Theatre, Philly!

2/23- Late Night w/ The Sarah Slonim Project, Smalls, NYC!

2/24- Person of The Crowd Exhibit Opening,  The Barnes Museum, Philly!

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