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"My heart has been hungry for this ..."

"Do you have more recordings? ..."

"You have a voice that touches one's soul ..."

"Your exuberance bubbles through your performance ..."

"Even though I didn't understand a word, I felt your music. Thank you ..."

"I actually felt I was in a corner cafe somewhere in summer. . .where the ambience of sound and aroma matter..."

"We had a blast. I love your shows and I'm enjoying the new CD ..."

"Have heard nothing but raves about how wonderful and unique the music was ..."

"Your voice is so lovely that I bought one of your CDs even though I don't have a CD player!"

"This music is due for
   a resurgence!"

Brad Eaton, Classical KING FM

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      "Your concert was the best of our festival series! It was a magical evening."

Laura Hamilton, Anacortes Arts Festival

      "GREAT show. You were awesome, truly amazing. Thank you so much for bringing such incredible energy and goodness to our evening. Absolutely wonderful feedback from everyone. A woman from Paris told me that you were top quality--that she would spend $100+ on tickets to see a show of that caliber in Paris...Cool, huh?!"

Kate Jones, Methow Arts Alliance

      "We were a thousand percent thrilled with everything that you did and with the group! Couldn't have been happier on every level! Everybody loved you and, was like, where did you find her?!"

Janet Abrams-Pruzan

      "The next time I put on fishnets and straddle a chair provocatively, this is the tape I'll choose as my soundtrack. (BABY!)"

As one of five 1998 Best Demos in preview of Rouge CD in The Rocket

      "You left our audience wanting more. Perhaps we can get you back. . .The City is now talking about presenting 6 concerts next summer--a
complete turn-around for them. Thanks for being an influential player in that development."

Carolyn Butler, Duvall Arts Commission

      "The musicianship is unparalleled, the vocals breath-taking. . . joyous energy driving the tunes. As good as it gets!"

Chris Lunn, Festivals Directory Northwest, 2002

      "Next season will be made up of 'favorites' so far. We definitely want you included!"

Alan Newberg, Collective Visions Concert Series, Bremerton

      "Outstanding. . .humor and great joy. . ."

Stephany Lee Unda, programming, Peninsula College

      "Janet nous a donné la chair de poule!!! (Janet gave us goosebumps!)"

Anne-Marie Cannes, owner La Galette, collaborator for seven Rouge dinner-theatre concerts

      "A dynamic group musically, visually. . . An engaging and versatile vocalist, Janet Rayor also inhabits the music as a dancer, an actress, and a clown.. . .thoroughly entertaining."

Jane Prancan, Qwest Foundation director

      "Thank you for the great performance. The kids were just sorry that you had to leave."

Kathy Hazen, Highline High School

      "We laughed, sang along, and our interest never waivered (which is remarkable because most of our group were aged 9-15)"

Richard Carter, director Canoe Island French Camp

      "Let's get you back in as soon as possible! . .A great CD." Dave Beck

KUOW Seattle's NPR station

      "We've had the best responses we've ever had here [an Out-to-Lunch concert series!]"

Brad Eaton, classical KING FM

      "Rouge was fantasic! I book 60-70 bands a year and Rouge stands out as one of the best!"

Erika Snyder, Marketing Director, Seattle Downtown Association

      "Rouge's talented musicians make this music sing. The sell-out crowd responded with bursting enthusiasm. . standing ovation. You will have your audience cheering, laughing, and demanding more."

Don Wick, executive director Economic Development Association of Skagit County


Rosemary Coleman, The American Heart Association Ball coordinator

      "Hope you and Rouge had as good a time as we did! You drew our largest non-subscription audience yet."

Michael Harris, ArtsWest

      "Mesmerizing. . .thrilling musically, great rapport with the audience."

Jenseen Brons, Seattle Symphony, Benaroya Hall

      "Beautiful voice, great acting & sense of humor ... great musicality ...qui ont tous apprecié la qualite musicale et scenique.!"

Delphine Briand, Le Cercle Français

      "I would highly recommend Rouge. They absolutely played the key role in this event's success."

Bell, Lewiston, Idaho St. Joseph Hospital Chair

      "Outstanding. . .humor and great joy..."

Stephany Lee Unda, programming, Peninsula College

     "... a pleasure to play you on my radio show!"

Brad Eaton, classical KING FM

      "You have such a beautiful voice--I am surprised you haven't been snatched up and living in New York or LA! Your voice is so beautiful."

Reukshana Edwards, programming and marketing Henry Art Gallery