Inside the Lion's Throat

Inside the Lion's Throat

My greatest fear when I’m packing in wilderness areas is encountering a mountain lion.  I know how to avoid lightning, and am good at hanging my food to avoid bear encounters.  I don’t travel in highly populated grizzly...
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Charlotte Dreams of Winnowing

Charlotte Dreams of Winnowing

A snipe is a bird which has the wonderful ability to soar down through the sky, making the air “winnow” through his tail feathers, producing a wonderful hu-hu-hu-hu-hu.  He will make huge loops over and over, supposedly to...
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Our Great Friend Nook

Our Great Friend Nook

Nook the Magnificent Sheep was a 4-hour old bum lamb when he went to live with Savanah Salisbury, a young 4-H student.  For the first 6 months of his life, he lived in town, and became the darling of the neighborhood, going...
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Living With My Donkeys HORN VERSION

Living With My Donkeys HORN VERSION

HORN VERSION:  This is the Donkey Bray part for "Living With My Donkeys, for Horn and Donkey Bray."  You can download both the music and a PDF file of the score by clicking on "Download all" just below the photo on the...
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Original recorded sounds

Original recorded sounds

Repository of all the original sounds I recorded for sounds used in my music....
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A Frog's World of Love

A Frog's World of Love

I was reading an article about Arnold Lobel and his Toad and Frog books from The New Yorker by Colin Stokes when, strangely at the same time, my friend Mark sent me some sounds of frogs he had heard on a walk in his Iowa...
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The Rhubarb Stalks

The Rhubarb Stalks

My sister, pictured here with rhubarb from her garden, tapped out a couple sounds on those rhubarb flower stalks for me.  All the sounds you hear in "The Rhubarb Run" are from that initial tapping (which you can hear in the...
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Living With My Donkeys STAND ALONE VERSION

Living With My Donkeys STAND ALONE VERSION

This recently received the International Alliance of Women in Music Honorable Mention for the Pauline Oliveros New Genre Prize.  This is the Stand-Alone Version.  Click here for the Donkey Bray part for the Horn Version. You...
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My Golden Oldies

My Golden Oldies

Album which contains old pieces of mine which I've remastered for digital release.  Stay tuned!  I'll be adding more....
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