Sharon Bousquet

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    May 08
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    May 11
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"Ricochet" with Sharon Bousquet

RicochetI think that is the most lyrical blog post title I've ever written (for those of you not in the know, the "quet" in "Bousquet" rhymes with the "chet" in "Ricochet".)  Which is quite fitting since today's guesSharon Bousquett is a wonderfully lyrical songwriter.  Sharon's latest CD, "Ricochet" is rich in both words and music. Join us today on Writers' Voices as we delve into the heart and soul, and the pracitical side as well, of writing songs.

Do you know who wrote and sings the Sleepytime Theme Song? Yes, kids, it's none other than Sleepytime family member Sharon Bousquet. Sharon BousquetSharon will be joining Grandpa D. for an hour of stories and songs live from KRUU Studios. Sharon Bousquet is a mother, songwriter, seminar leader, composer, performing musician, vocalist, private voice and beginning guitar teacher.

Born in Philadelphia and raised in Delaware, singer-songwriter Sharon Bousquet lives and works in Fairfield, IA where she is the lead vocalist and co-writer for All Souls on Deck, a 6-piece Indie-Acoustic band. Sharon is a composer of film scores with6 independent CD releases to her credit. She recently received composer credit. She received composer credit for scoring the film Vertical" which will have its premiere at the Sundance International Film Festival in Utah in January. All Souls on Deck is writing and recording material for the CD "Ricochet", with a projected release date in early 2014.

This weeks show will feature interviews with Benson Ramsey (left with sunglasses) of The Pines and Sharon Bousquet of All Souls on Deck. Both will be performing in Fairfield this week. the Pines at Cafe Paradiso and Sharon at Fairfield First Friday Art Walk.

The Pines: Frontmen Benson Ramsey (upper right) and David Huckfelt (upper left) "fuse Benson’s ethereal, otherworldly, heart-piercing songs with David’s earthy, darkly romantic and rough-hewn visionary tales using masterful guitar work and beautiful vocals. The Pines’ sound captivates and elevates with rare intimacy."  Sharon Bousquet: (right) Is from Austin, Texas and an award-winning songwriter/fingerstyle guitarist and leader of The Singing Body semnar. Her band All Souls on Deck, features Phoenix Jordan who has worked for Disney, Nickelodeon, and Universal Studios as a singer, dancer and actor.