Stepping Into the Light
Diverse influences shaped the development of Peg Algar's singing style. Among them are Ella Fitzgerald, Judy Garland, Eva Cassidy and Koco Taylor. Peg comes from a family of musicians and studied clarinet and voice in college. She started singing and playing guitar as a kid. On her CD 'Stepping Into the Light', some great local musicians join her on wailing blues tunes, smooth jazz standards and original tunes. Madison area musicians who join her on the CD include: Cliff Fredriksen jazz guitarist, Rand Moore, percussion, and Doug Algar, blues guitarist.