Estelle Klein Award

I was a little surprised-- and beyond thrilled-- to find out that I was selected to receive the 2021 Estelle Klein Award from Folk Music Ontario. 

Needless to say, I'm grateful for the recognition.

The award ceremony took place online…

Ready to Make Some Music?

New Classes and Playing Possibilities Starting Week of September 20!

Fall is here and it's time to start playing some music! Here's a rundown of the classes and workshops I'll be offering this fall:

The Streets of Burma

In fall of 2007, thousands of monks and nuns led protests against the military dictatorship in Burma (Myanmar). Their peaceful protests, known as "The Saffron Revolution," were brutally quashed by the military. Hundreds of people were arrested or detained and…

Feature in Roots Music Canada



Before I became a full-time musician I managed Borealis Records, Canada's premiere folk music label. I was involved in all aspects of running the label. I learned a lot about the music business, worked with wonderful people, and helped…

Uketropolis Podcast Interview

A few weeks ago I had a great conversation with James Hill about teaching ukulele in a pandemic. James is an amazing performer who, with his partner Anne Jannelle has toured the world playing ukulele, but he's also a gifted…

Announcing... The Weekly Wednesday Wingding!

Hi all! Starting on Wednesday, Jun 17, I will be offering a weekly noon-hour sing-along and play-along on Zoom that I'm calling a Wingding.

This is a chance for us to sing and play together just for fun. A chance…