Singer/songwriter, Mother-of-two, creator of singing school based in Palo Alto, Songwriter with Ession Music, Choir Director for Addison Elementary's Noon Chorus.

It’s no wonder Joanna has a deep passion for songwriting.  It’s been passed down to her through the generations.  Here is a waltz her Great great grandmother, Mary Symonds, wrote in 1901.  Mary dedicated this piece of music to the New Zealand boys leaving for the Boer War.