Barbara has many years of experience as a music director/arranger and orchestrator. Her writing career began after 9/11 with All Join Together, the title song of a CD that raised money for The New York Times 9/11 fund. Other works: The Orphan Train, book/lyrics by Susan and Sasha Nanus, A Christmas Carol, The Acting Company Salon Series, (starring F. Murray Abraham and Lynn Redgrave). Her work has been heard on television and concerts across the country. Faculty at CAP 21 Musical Theatre Conservatory, The New Studio at NYU, and Barnard College. Alumna of NYU and the BMI Lehman Engel Musical Theater Workshop.