"Congratulations on your excellent pieces; Cartoons are delightful; and Affects will have good luck; and your Chorales for Brass Ensemble are excellent and very well written for the instruments." Dr. Samuel H. Adler, Composition Chairman, Eastman School of Music

"Her music is always 'realistic'; by which I mean it does not get bogged down in fancy theoretical constructs that may or may not make themselves present to an intelligent audience. Her work is highly accessible without being condescending nor seeking the lowest common denominator. It is direct and fresh." Marshall Bialosky, Composer and President of The National Association of Composers/USA; Professor of Music, CDU Dominguez Hills