A seasoned performing artist, Wendy is adding songwriting and original custom instrumental slide guitar soundtracks to her repertoire.
Continuting to work with a mentor she met at a Nashville Retreat, summer 2022, Wendy is delighted to have secured a spot in Andrea Stolpe's year-long intenstive songwriting Platinum Masterclass Mentorship program. The program runs through January 2024.
In 2023, Wendy has taken slide guitar to the Boys and Girls Club of Oxford, and the Coldwater Public Library in Coldwater Mississippi, supported in part by the Mississippi Humanities Council.
Wendy is delighted to have been invited back to the RL Boyce picnic in Como Labor Day Weekend 2023 as a performer on Sunday, AND an instructor at the guitar workshop on Saturday.
"MS slideguitar" is a proud spoonsor of Dysphonia International's "Walk For Talk" a fundraising and awareness project. https://www.givesignup.org/Race/IL/AnyCityAnyState/VirtualWalkforTalk
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Chakchiuma Swamp album was released in Spring 2023! Wendy contributed slide guitar to Kansas musician Sally Vee's original songs on the album. Read about the project here.
Wendy is featured in the Fall 2021 Issue of Mississippi Folklife: Performances and the Pandemic. http://www.mississippifolklife.org/
Wendy released "Partaking" a CD of her original instrumental slide guitar soundtracks. Plus one track with guest appearance by Memphis' Grace Askew.
In May 2021 Dysphonia International, formeraly the National Spasmodic Dysphonia Association https://dysphonia.org/ contacted Wendy about writing a song for the organization. Wendy and her songwriting coach Grace Askew cowrote the song "I have a Voice" which Grace live streamed. A few months later, the song was professionally recorded, with Grace's vocals and Wendy on slide guitar. The song is now featured on NSDA social media https://dysphonia.org/i-have-a-voice/
Photo credit: Lindsay Pace