April 12, 2018

Vocalist Laury Shelley talks about first meeting Chicago photographer Steve Starr and him taking a photo of her and Lee Montgomery.

March 14, 2018

In reflecting on the journey of creating my new recording, I wanted to talk about John Rice, a majorly talented and very special musician.

February 21, 2018

With the release of my new recording "Time Is A Healer" it has allowed me to reflect on what an important journey this project has been for me. I really appreciated working with so many talented musicians throughout the process and I thought I would devote a few of the...

February 15, 2018

2012- Ravinia

As I've mentioned on several of my other posts, it was incredible to perform and be part of the two weeks of concerts in Las Vegas with the great Tony Bennett and Michel Legrand while touring as Legrand's vocal soloist.

As the years have gone by, I have had...

January 30, 2018

My New EP Release "Time Is A Healer"

Available soon on: Amazon, ITunes and CD Baby...

Photography and Album Design: Christine Leeper Jeffers

January 29, 2018

The Show must go on!!!


Whether sleet, snow, rain, hail or even a bronchial cold!!

Last Wednesday, Jan 24th, was my "Time Is A Healer" EP Release concert at the Jazz Showcase. It was an exciting and important night for me because I was finally able to perform my original...

January 22, 2018

I had a great time last night being a featured guest on Rick Kogan's After Hours with Rick Kogan on WGN Radio 720AM talking about my songwriting and New EP Release "Time Is A Healer" and concert happening this Wed. Jan 24th at the Jazz Showcase.

It was also thrilling to...

December 28, 2017

Pictures and more memories though bitter sweet are still wonderful to share.

Here is the last night at my favorite restaurant/club and my second home Katerina's where I performed regularly for 7 years. The feelings I was experiencing that night didn't seem real to me. I...

December 22, 2017

With my EP Release "Time Is A Healer" coming up this January 24th 2018 at the Jazz Showcase, I'm remembering some of the fun and excellent times I had during my recording sessions. It was great to have such wonderful musicians play on the recordings. I thought I would...

December 6, 2017