- 10/23/17 Joanie Pallatto, Sparrow, and Bill Nolte in New York, NY at Cafe Noctambulo at Pangea
- 11/02/17 Deanna Witkowski in Greenville, SC at Furman University
New album! Makes the Heart to Sing: Jazz Hymns
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Deanna’s song, “We Belong to God,” wins an award!Deanna's song, We Belong to God is the winner of the 2017 Hymn Tune Search by The Hymn Society in the US and Canada.
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Here’s the third installment in my hymn history co-blog with author and activist, Pam McAllister. We’re exploring the history of each of the hymns on Makes the Heart to Sing: Jazz Hymns. Makes the Heart to Sing: Jazz Hymns by Deanna Witkowski … Continue reading
Here’s the second installment in my hymn history co-blog with author and activist, Pam McAllister. Pam and I are exploring the background of each of the hymns on my new recording, Makes the Heart to Sing: Jazz Hymns. Makes the … Continue reading
After recording all of the jazz hymn arrangements on Makes the Heart to Sing, I knew that I wanted to spend some time learning a bit about the history of each hymn tune. I immediately thought of my friend, author … Continue reading
This morning I found out that my song, “We Belong to God,” won The Hymn Society’s contest calling for new settings of Psalm 100. I’ve written about thirty psalm settings, and this one is one of my favorites (there are … Continue reading
I’m happy to be writing while looking out at trees in my mom’s backyard in upstate New York. There are so many logistics with the new album- and with upcoming tours and performances- that I am grateful for the opportunity … Continue reading