Keeper of Dreams
This Florida composer and lyricist wrote all the songs, then commissioned the state's leading young vocal, instrumental and arranging talent to present them. Among the great singers are award-winning and hit-making Pamala Stanley. The ever-surprising songs and intriguing productions make for a C.D. which listeners return to again and again. Sally Charles found fame early, as one of the outstanding high school modern dancers in the nation. She even got a Hollywood film contract offer which her St. Louis business executive father promptly tore up. Majoring in dance at the University of Illinois, Sally surprised everyone by becoming a farmer's wife, a life for which she was totally unprepared. "But I became the best farmer's wife who ever was a farmer's wife," she said. As Sally Brown she began a dance school in Rockford, Illinois, which drew top international talent for it's faculty. She ended up choreographing Rockford figure skating star Janet Lynn's Olympic-winning programs, introducing a new classical dance element into the sport which continues today. Composing became a later interest and to it Sally has brought all her musical, dancing and life experiences with bountiful results. The honest, heartfelt, deeply-etched and ever-surprising songs on "Keeper of Dreams" will keep any listener's heart glad.