Robin is a singer-songwriter from NYC whose
debut album "SLOW
BURN" received rave reviews when released. Her songs have
been recorded on Fast Folk and Atlantic Records. She was a finalist
at the prestigious Kerrville Folk Festival (1989) in Texas, the
premier songwriting festival in the country.
Robin was signed
to Bob Dylan's publishing company as a writer for two years.
has performed in over 43 states and several countries, including
Japan, Mexico, Germany, Switzerland and Denmark. For the past
10 years Robin has been performing extensively for college audiences
across the U.S.
Her first album "SLOW BURN" was released
initially as an independent in 1989.
Robin did her first European tour in the summer of 1994 and has
part of every summer since touring Europe, especially Denmark.
Robin won folk competitions in the Riverbank/Walden Radio
and the NJ Folk Festival, and showcased at both the Falcon
Festival, the NJ Folk Festival, The Napa Folk Festival and
Regional Folk Alliance Conference.
Robin plays both guitar and banjo. Her superb musicianship,
songs, strong singing and relaxed performing style win over
everywhere.. She majored in Music at SUNY Stony Brook with
in Classical Guitar). Describing her music as "Acousticness",
Robin mixes many styles of music - folk, pop, rock, jazz and
- in an acoustic base. In a show, you might hear a jazz standard,
a blues song, or a instrumental banjo dance tune scattered
her original compositions.
Her music has the musical sophistication
of James Taylor with the lyrical sensitivity of Joni Mitchell,
and strong vocals like Linda Ronstadt or blues-influenced like
Robin also does a show entitled "Images of Women",
look at women's lives thru traditional Anglo and Afro-American
Awards and Distinctions
Riverbank Folk festival competition - winner
New Jersey Folk Festival New Folk Competition - winner
Selected for New Artist Showcase at Falcon Ridge Festival
Finalist, NAPA Valley Folk Festival Songwriting Contest, Napa,CA