my music on

I think I was three when my father lifted me up onto the cocktail table to sing for our dinner guests. He would throw olives to our dalmation Chessy while I sang Edelweiss from The Sound of Music. I spent hours alone in my room, listening to pop radio, playing my albums, reading liner notes and singing into the mirror with a real microphone and amplifier, precious gifts from my father.


Fast forward to Boston College where I  started singing in coffeehouses and to the early days of my singing career when my children Chris and Colleen were little and I competed on Star Search, fronted a band called Stage Unlimited and began singing jingles that ended up on the radio. That's when radio became a magnet for me...