About the Performers
and Writers...
Stephanie Bennett
Tracks 1, 2 & 3 (composed, played harp, arranged)
Track 10 (arranged strings)
http://www.harpworld.com/bio.html

Per the Hollywood Reporter, Stephanie Bennett is "one of our country's top harpists." She's performed all over the world, including solo harp performances of her own compositions at the Montreux Jazz Festival (Switzerland), as a guest artist at the International Music Seminars in Montpelier, France, and at the International Conference on Women in Music, and also for the Mayor of Los Angeles, the Governor of California, the Prime Minister of Israel, the President of Israel and the President of Ireland.
Since 1979 Stephanie has lived in the Los Angeles area, where she composes, records and produces. Her music has been heard on television shows such as MURPHY BROWN, PARTY OF FIVE and THE SINGLE GUY; she has arranged for other artists including rocker Ozzie Osbourne, Native American flute player Golana, Celtic fiddler Mary Barton, New Age ensemble Midnight Skye and alternative songstress Chloé. This acclaimed harpist has contributed to soundtracks for movies and television and recordings by many other artists including Linda Ronstadt, Everlast and Ray Conniff. She has recorded for, among others, Windham Hill, Narada Records, Sony Records, Polygram Records and BMG Latin. For even more details about this talented composer, arranger and musician, check out her website.


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Code 3!
Track #15 (performed as a group), Track #'s 7, 8 & 13 (performed b.g. vocals)

Code 3 - Individually, they are:

Jita
Track #'s 7, 8 & 13 (performed b.g. vocals), Track #15 (performed as a group)

From Detroit, Jita has sung backup for Stevie Wonder, Bob Seeger, was on the road as a member of The Undisputed Truth and has worked with many other well-known groups. She has written music for films and television. Jita took the Motown sound beyond its dreams and added her own spice to come up with a sexy, unusual presentation all her own that virtually sparkles onstage and sizzles on record.

Judy Lamppu (See Producer's Page for more details)
Track #10 (performed lead vocal) Track #'s 7, 8 &13 -(performed b.g. vocals with Code 3) Track #'s 1,2,3,5,6,7,8,9,10,13 & 15 (wrote all lyrics)

Along with the Code 3 members, Judy provided the b.g. vocals for Tracks 7, 8 & 13. (see bio below for additional credits.) Track #15 (performed as a group)

Lorraine Serra
Track #'s 7 & 8 (performed lead vocals) (performed b.g. vocals with Code 3 on Track #13), Track #15 (performed as a group)

Multitalented and extremely versatile stage and recording artist (gospel, rock, country blues, jazz), songwriter, session singer and vocal arranger, choir director, stage and nightclub entertainer, choreographer/dancer and actress. Lorraine has recorded for Chappell, Arista, Godchild Music (Bob Crewe), CAT Music, Driven Rain Productions and Precious Metals Productions. Her TV work includes "Sunflower Company" (Christian Variety Show), "Heart of the Nation" (Christian Variety Show). Her one-woman shows at ABC Entertainment Center, Wilshire Ebell Theater and The Los Angeles Triforium received high praise. She also performed in original shows at the Troubadour, At My Place, The Improvisation and other LA nightclubs. Also an accomplished actress, she had lead roles onstage in "Gigi," "Pride and Prejudice," "Twelve Angry Women" and supporting roles in "Oklahoma," "Godspell," and "The King and I."


Jeffrey Bryan
Tracks 9 & 11 (Composer/Musician/Lead vocals)

Jeff's talents encompass a broad range of abililties. He is a composer, singer, keyboard & guitar player and runs his own web consulting business. Infact, Jeff is the webmaster & hosting service for this website. Starting out young in music, playing showcases and then moving into clubs as a singer, Jeff continued to grow as a musician & performer. He has formed many pop rock groups including the SunLions, with whom he recorded 2 CD's and performed in numerous venues, opening for Classic Rock Artists such as E.L.O. and Great White, as well as several TV appearances. He is also the musical director for the Namste Interfaith Center and is currently working on various music scoring projects.

To contact Jeff: jeff@jefsong.com
http://www.ecomm-media.com - Web Business
http://www.jefsong.com/mp3 - Music Samples
661-294-9179

Lenny Greene
Tracks 5, 9 & 11 (composer/musician/bg vocals)

Signed to Motown with his group, Apollo, for a total of 6 years, both as an artist and a Staff Songwriter to Jobete Music (ASCAP). During that time he recorded 2 albums, did 2 tours, appeared on 3 TV Shows and in 1 movie with Apollo. In the following years, he provided numerous scoring projects for independent productions (film "Make Believe" and TV pilots "Youth in Film Awards" and "Renee & the Proteens for 20th Century Fox) as well as producing tracks for some "smaller" movies (Roger Corman's "Beach Balls"). He also engineered radio spots for clients like the Mirage Hotels. Most recently, Lenny has been a member (with Jeff Fishman) of the group, Sun Lions, with whom he recorded 2 more CD's and performed in numerous venues, opening for Classic Rock Artists such as E.L.O. and Great White, as well as several TV appearances. Currently, he is involved in Multi Media and DVD Production and continues to play drums and keyboards, sing and compose.


Grant Geissman
(www.grantgeissman.com / email is: ggeissman@aol.com)
Track #'s 1,2,3,6,10 & 12
(played and arranged several different guitar parts)


ABOUT GRANT GEISSMAN:
Grant Geissman is a world class guitarist/composer who, as a much in-demand studio musician, has recorded with such artists as Van Dyke Parks and Brian Wilson (ORANGE CRATE ART, 1995), Robbie Williams (ESCAPEOLOGY, 2003), Quincy Jones (Q's JOOK JOINT, 1995), David Benoit, Chuck Mangione, Placido Domingo, Luis Miguel, Burt Bacharach and Elvis Costello.

A popular contemporary jazz recording artist in his own right, Grant has recorded eleven solo albums, the most recent being IN WITH THE OUT CROWD on HIGHER OCTAVE Records.

Something of a renaissance man, Grant is also a very active session musician and composer in Los Angeles, as well as a published author. Click on the links above for more information!


Judy Lamppu
Tracks 10 (performed lead vocal)
Tracks 7, 8 & 13 (performed bg vocals with Code 3)
Tracks 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 13 & 15 (wrote all lyrics)

Judy Lamppu has been creating musical lyrics and performing over an active 30-year professional career. Her musical contributions have been released by major recording labels including, Capitol, Motown, London and EMI. She has also written and performed for television and film, such as, American International Pictures, CBS TV, NBC TV and 20th Century Fox. Her collaboration with Scandinavian jazz stylist, Bianca Morales, resulted in the critically acclaimed 1999 CD release of “I’ve Been Dreamin’” for BEEM Records. Ms. Lamppu belongs to WGA, west; NARAS; ASCAP; Society of Composers and Lyricists; Board Member of L.A. Women In Music; PEN; Entertainment Coalition (ECO*USA); Board Member of the Namaste Interfaith Community Center. For more information about Judy Lamppu, please click here.


Molly Pasutti
818-881-0675 or email:Zootsutti@aol.com (www.lazarusheart.com)
Track #'s: 1,2,4,5,13 &14 (performed lead vocals)
Track #'s 5 & 14 (wrote songs and performed lead vocals)

She is an extraordinary vocalist and songwriter with impressive credits. Her song "Abundance" recently won the prestigious John Lennon Songwriting Contest. She's written, recorded and performed everything from commercials to music for television and films. She's accomplished in jazz, country, folk, blues, R&B, pop and rock. Her film & TV Credits include Nash Bridges, Turks, Tracey Takes On, The Tangerine Bear, The Sopranos and SouthPark. She has done Radio & TV Jingles for Bank Of America, McDonalds, Gallo Wine, KIA and Toyota. Her writing and vocal contributions to our project were invaluable.


Lorraine Serra
Track 7 & 8 (lead vocal)

Lorraine is a multitalented and extremely versatile stage and recording artist (gospel, rock, country, blues, jazz), as well as a songwriter, session singer, vocal arranger, choir director, stage and nightclub entertainer, choreographer/dancer and actress. She has recorded for Chappell, Arista, Godchild Music (Bob Crewe), CAT Music, Driven Rain Productions and Precious Metals Productions. Her TV work includes “Sunflower Company” (Christian Variety Show) and “Heart of the Nation” (Christian Variety Show). Her one-woman shows at ABC Entertainment Center, Wilshire Ebell Theater, The Los Angeles Triforium and the San Fernando Valley Fair received high praise. She also performed in original shows at the Troubadour, Palomino Club, Hop Singh’s, At My Place, Josephina’s, The Bla-Bla Cafe and The Improvisation. An accomplished actress, she had lead roles onstage in “Gigi,” “Pride and Prejudice,” “Twelve Angry Women” and supporting roles in “Oklahoma,” “Godspell,” and “The King and I.” Add sight-reading, playing the guitar and piano to her list of considerable skills.


Cindy White
Track #12 (wrote and performed lead vocal)

A singer with a lovely, silky-smooth textured voice, who can deliver a multitude of styles, Cindy is at her best behind a grand piano in a cabaret setting. Her stylings range from jazz to pop to blues and everything in between. She has played and performed worldwide, from Hollywood to Zurich, Aspen to Anchorage, and cruise ships to cabarets. Her original songs have appeared in plays at the Theatre of Hope and she has performed her wonderful material around the Los Angeles and Hollywood scene at clubs like The Cinegrill, The Rose Tattoo, The Roxy and many other well-known watering holes. Cindy's goal is to continue writing music that touches the heart and uplifts the human spirit.