Double WAMMIE Nominee Pam "can sing sweetly with that perfect lilt that is hard to master. Her songs are well crafted. Her guitar work fits perfectly with her voice. Look out Mary Chapin."
                                                                                                                 Music Monthly

"The clarity, lyrics, instrumentation and overall great feel linger long after the listening is over."
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Pam Steinfeld is a Massachusetts-based singer-songwriter with over 20 songwriting awards to her credit (6 awarded by the Billboard Magazine Song Contest). Pam, a Tufts graduate, writes upbeat, rhythmic tunes as well as soulful ballads.

Her debut CD, "Open Hands," was released in June 2001 and features Pam on vocals, guitar, and keyboard. Eleven of the tunes are originals and one is a cover version of John Gorka's songs "Love Is Our Cross To Bear."

Co-produced by Pam and WAMA "Producer of the Year" Marco Delmar, "Open Hands" also features the talents of Jon Carroll, Robbie Magruder, J.T. Brown (current/former members of Mary Chapin Carpenter's band), Al Petteway, and many other talented musicians. "Open Hands" was nominated as "Best Debut Recording" and "Best Contemporary Folk Recording" by the Washington Area Music Association (WAMA).

Radio/TV: Ten of the songs from "Open Hands" have been played on radio stations across the country and abroad, including WXPN in Philadelphia, WMVY on Martha's Vineyard, WETA in Washington, DC, and WRUR in Rochester. Pam has been interviewed on stations in New Jersey and Maryland. She has also appeared on television in Maryland and Virginia.

Performance Highlights: The release of "Open Hands" launched Pam's performance schedule, highlights of which include shows at the Washington Folk Festival, National Race for the Cure, Wintertide Coffeehouse, Rehoboth Folk Festival, Watchung Arts Center, Jammin' Java, First Night Alexandria, Frederick Festival of the Arts, Herndon Festival, NERFA Official "Informal" Showcase, Vic's Music Corner/O'Brien's, and numerous house concerts.

Press: Pam has been featured in numerous publications, including: Washington Post Magazine, The Journal Newspapers, The Gazette Newspapers, Music Monthly, Washington Jewish Week, The Watchung Journal, The Cape Gazette, The Old Town Crier,, and (see "Reviews" page for quotes).

On this site, you can hear clips of five of the songs on "Open Hands," download songs, check out upcoming performances, see photos of Pam in concert, and order the CD (via check or credit card). You can also Download Songs from "Open Hands" from ITunes, Musicmatch and other services for Your Portable Player or for your computer.

If you haven't had a chance yet, click on "Reviews" and check out what people are saying about Pam.   And feel free to drop Pam a line at  Thanks for stopping by!


To order Pam's CD "Open Hands" with a credit card, you can click on the Paypal logo below.

To use a personal check, please send a $16 check made out to Pam Steinfeld to:

P.O. Box 920039
Needham, MA 02492

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