"Louise's songwriting, like a fine brandy, distills the essence of
the journey without
losing the beauty or complexity of the raw abundance underneath. It's amazing
how this song, written for a special occasion years ago, evokes memories.
my graduation party again. I can hear it, smell it, taste it, and see it
through the tears in my eyes."
--Rhea Paniesin, PhD
"Thank you for the precious gift of that wonderful song. You perfectly
captured my own sense of ministry and I will treasure it always."
Ed Townley, Senior Minister, Unity in Chicago
"[we] couldn't have asked for a lovelier conclusion to our ceremony...
a breathtaking song of her own that kept all
our guests hushed and smiling...
we'll remember it a long, long time."
mom was turning 80 and I wanted to do something memorable
for her beyond just having a party which would celebrate her life.
Louise took the stories and family history I shared and wrote
a funny, entertaining, and touching song which my mom loved.
day after the party my Mom walked up to me and said
"I didn't cry when she sang the song but when I read it this morning,
It made me feel good because I can see how much it meant
to my mom to be honored in that way."
spent a few hours with members of my family, talking about
our oldest brother who had suddenly passed at age 57.
With that little
bit of knowledge she proceeded to write a song for us, which she sang
for his memorial service, which brought us to tears of amazement.
She completely nailed who he was and what he was about, as if she had
channelled his life, his loves, his successes and regrets, through
her voice and lyrics. Her songwriting skills are simply extraordinary."
had written poetry --she heard our verse and knew our love and
commitment to each other. She embraced it all with her own words and
music and voice, and sang it so deeply and powerfully at our wedding.
We were moved to the depths of our souls as our love was so affirmed
and blessed by her song: "This was always meant to be".
It was as if her song turned the key that opened the door
to the rest of our lives that would be shared together."
"From the consultation to the actual performance Louise is with you
assuring you a performance that will leave everyone with a lifetime
of sentimental memories."