FROM FANS: “You are huge! How can so much sound come out of such a tiny person?”

"You are such a delight. You bring so much light and joy to the stage!"

“Every time I see you, it's the best I've seen you. Then I see you again and you are even better!”

FROM OTHER MUSICIANS: “You ruled an unruly crowd, BRAVO!”

"You can sing harmony on anything!"

“Maria could write a song about a paper bag, and it would stun the audience.”

“Perry and Doug accent your music perfectly. The three of you are totally in sync!”

FROM STUDENTS: “You are the first person who has ever explained something about singing that makes sense.”

“My lesson with you is the one thing I look forward to all week!”

“Best teacher ever! No, really, I really mean it.”