Born in New Jersey, August 1965, this Italian-American has always had a great interest in music, particularly the Oldies, Country and Ethnic music, including Irish. For over 10 years Ms. Appello passionately taught ESL to students of varying ages. She also participated in amateur nights and such, being a poet and songwriter since college.
Grounded in her faith and spirituality, Katherine endured a range of issues, including a great deal of pain, which was finally diagnosed to be associated with Fibromyalgia. The essence and the power of music, of words, allow Katherine to overcome these struggles each and every time.
I could have given up, crawled up and retired from the world, life, but instead I decided to move towards the one constant in my life, the arts and sharing what was in my heart, so here we are.