Venues and Comments

Upcoming Venues

Nov. 1-3, 2013:
Featured performer and songwriting workshop leader at New York Folk Music Society’s Fall Weekend, Hudson Valley Spa. A fun- and music-filled weekend at a comfortable resort with a pool, other amenities. Concerts, workshops, jamming, hiking. Some space may still be available. For information, reservations, contact Heather Wood at

Thurs., Nov. 7:
Concert at St. John’s Lutheran Church, 81 Christopher St. between Bleecker & 7th Ave. So., 7:30 p.m. Sharing the bill will be Triboro, a delightful trio. Admission $18, $15 Folk Music Society members

Sat., Nov. 9th:
House Concert at the home of the Kaminers, 345 W. 54th St. between 8th & 9th Ave., 8 p.m. Admission $15; light refreshments served. Information: (845) 532-7699

Previous Venues

WoodPark Residence,   Oakland, Ca.
Bay Park, Pinole, Ca.
Folk City
Cornelia Street Cafe
Claremont House
South Street Seaport
Columbus Avenue Festival
Columbia University
New York University
St. John's University
Pace University
People's Voice
New England Folk Festival
Towne Crier
Night Kitchen
Cornelia Street Cafe
Welcome Home Cafe
Opera Cafe
Sea Spray Inn
Su Casa
Solway House
National Organization for

National Association of
  Social Workers
Sloop Clearwater
Woodstock Library Forum
New Rochelle Library
Hastings Creative Arts
Ethical Culture Society
J.C.C. of the Palisades
Hastings/Dobbs Ferry
  Women's Club
New York Folk Music
Hastings International
  Folk and Food Festival
North American Music and
  Dance Festival (NOMAD)
New England Folk Festival
Focus !!
Hobo Medium
People's Voice
Twenty-Two Below
Fair Harbor
Yellow Door (Canada)
Grass Roots
Sage and Mustard Seed
Coffee, Tea and Melody
  Minstrel Show
Unitarian Universalist Congregation of the

Radio, TV

Woodstock TV
Cable TV. Connecticut
Cable TV, Westchester

"It was Joanne who reached perhaps the most intense and moving poetry of the evening. Her songs are epiphanies; highly personal, yet universal as they spoke to all of us through their rich feeling and fine use of images."
------Westchester Illustrated Magazine

" a charismatic singer and a superb songwriter, right up there with Malvina all great art, there is something in every song that we can relate to our own experiences of love, of death, of joy and pain and yearning."
------New York Folk Music Society Newsletter

"She posesses a rare ability which made me feel as though I were truly experiencing the songs....In allowing us to see her vulnerability comes her strength, and in sharing with us her sensitivity comes her genuineness....If an artist can cause us to think and to feel deeply within the space of one short hour, that is a memorable performance."
-----student review of a performance at St. John's University

-------Bob Franke, singer/songwriter