About Katie Tolles
Katie is currently enjoying leading
songs and stories for young children at Shutesbury’s M.N. Spear Library
every Monday morning. She is also co-directing the Journey Home Hospice
Singers bedside group, where she is able to use her choral directing
and vocal coaching skills.
She has been involved in many musical ventures over the years, most
recently, until her retirement, she taught music and led choruses at
Frontier Regional School.
At the same time she played guitar and sang with One Journey, a five woman band which performed Helen Fortier’s music as well as traditional spiritual songs.
to that she was in the New Harmony Sisterhood Band, a pioneering
women’s music group, and with Mosaico a multicultural band. She was
musical leader for Seekers and Sojourners house church and continues
leading a monthly sing started by that group.