The Pine Hill Project is the duo of established singer-songwriters Richard Shindell and Lucy Kaplansky. If one considers the bright production and emotive guitar accompaniment provided by Larry Campbell throughout, then it might be as apt to refer to Tomorrow … Continued

    23  May  Posted by lucy

    “Lucy Kaplansky and Richard Shindell join forces at World Café Live” Philadelphia Inquirer March 13, 2015

    It took singer-songwriters Lucy Kaplansky and Richard Shindell nearly 20 years to get around to making a record together, but only 24 hours for devoted fans to push past their initial goal of $40,000 to subsidize the resulting folk-roots effort, … Continued

    10  April  Posted by lucy

    5280 – The Denver Magazine

    A hidden gem of singer-songwriter circles hits Denver, and she’s bringing her family with her—figuratively speaking. The acclaimed NYC-based musician’s most recent album, Reunion, draws inspiration from her immigrant grandmother and the rest of her social circle to sing tales … Continued

    23  October  Posted by lucy

    Hartford Courant

    Listening to Lucy Kaplansky’s music is a pretty good way to get to know her. The 53-year-old’s catalog is filled with near-confessional contemplations she composes with her husband and writing partner Richard Litvin. Her 2004 album “The Red Thread” considered … Continued

    23  March  Posted by lucy

    Acoustic Guitar

    Inspired in large part by the experience of motherhood and the period of taking stock after her own mother’s death, singer-songwriter Lucy Kaplansky’s outstanding “Reunion” traces the cycle of life and the shifting roles we play as time passes, as … Continued

    26  February  Posted by lucy


    **** (4 stars) Love everlasting, memories and family bloodlines constitute the pulsating heartbeat of “Reunion”.

    January  Posted by admin

    National Public Radio – Lucy Kaplansky on Mountain Stage

    Kaplansky closes with “Sleep Well,” a heartbreaking master class in making the personal universal.

    20  December  Posted by admin

    Penguin Eggs

    While studying to be a psychologist, Kaplansky started out in a duo with Shawn Colvin in the ’80s. Lucy has also collaborated in Cry Cry Cry with Dar Williams and Richard Shindell and in Red Horse with John Gorka and … Continued

    12  December  Posted by admin

    Vintage Guitar

    Kaplansky beautifully augments her soulful vocals and stunning songwriting with stylish guitar playing. She’s backed on select tracks by Kevin Barry on lap steel as well as Jon Herington and Duke Levine’s perfectly sympathetic guitar work. Moody, mysterious and majestic.

    December  Posted by admin

    The Boston Globe

    ON “REUNION” KAPLANSKY KEEPS IT IN THE FAMILY On her latest album, “Reunion,” Lucy Kaplansky sings about her parents, her cousins, her daughter, and, naturally, herself. Then again, she is singing about you too. As Kaplansky’s longtime producer Ben Wittman … Continued

    30  November  Posted by admin