Susan has been a favorite instructor and performer on the dulcimer scene for the past thirty years. She is known for her clear teaching style and interesting, playable arrangements. She has authored four books. Her latest book/CD set is Music from the Muses, a collection of twenty-one original pieces for Intermediate players. She has written a book of O'Carolan arrangements, A Classical Collection, and Novice Level Chords and Fingering Book and Instructional CD. She also has currently available, Lessons in Your Living Room, a monthly subscription series which includes separate arrangements for novice and intermediate-and-up level players, backup chords, duet parts, intros and endings with an instructional CD.

Susan is the producer of the classic Masters of the Mountain Dulcimer series, featuring instrumental selections from many of the finest players in the country. The third in the series is Masters Play Music for Christmas. She has four solo CDs to her credit. Her newest CD, Songs of Faith and Hope, a collection of inspirational, uplifting songs for everyone is being touted as her best ever! For more information visit