A performer and songwriter raised in the Hudson Valley. Laurie and her brother Peter began singing together at festivals, rallies, and events in their early teens. True to her Hudson Valley folk and activist roots, Laurie is a long time member of the Walkabout Clearwater Chorus. She was a contributing vocalist on Pete Seeger’s grammy winning CD, ‘Pete at 89.’ Her most recent endeavor is as member of the folk quartet, Hudson Valley Sally - a group rooted in the tradition of activist folk music and known for their rich harmonic arrangements.