Entries by Vanessa Joy

Enjoying the Beauty of Nature’s Music

Are you grateful for nature and the beauty on this earth? So many things in this world are here to remind us of God. There is a powerful strength that comes from just being outside listening to the birds and watching the leaves shimmer in the wind. There is music in nature. Have you heard […]

Alaska Cruise Sept. 2-9, 2017

Come sail with Cruiselady, Marvin Goldstein & Vanessa Joy on Alaska Cruise September 2-9 as we entertain and inspire you with incredible lectures and performances on sea days. Experience the majestic glaciers, savor unique glimpses of marine and forest animals, and marvel at the sterling Alaskan coastline. Join us on our optional private tours and: […]

GA Fireside – Fayetteville

Hope to see you or one of your friends at the Fayetteville, GA Fireside June 11 at 7pm at LDS Church 157 Bob Smith Road Sharpsburg, GA 30277. Share this date with your friends and please help to spread the word about it. Thanks!


World Ocean Day

Happy “World Ocean Day” Have you seen the ocean? Have you been on a cruise? Do you have plans to travel someday? Is it one of your dreams? I was 15 when I got to see the sea for the first time. Your dreams are so important. What you say to yourself is also very […]

Book it!

Have you ever said, “I’m Booked at that time”? It’s a nice phrase isn’t it? Did you know you could use it all the time? Go book yourself a lunch with a friend and use it. It will make you feel great and the other people you’re talking to feel great too. Many people do […]

Leaving the office early today?

It’s “Leave the office earlier day” Is this even real? Well, it’s exciting that it’s Friday isn’t it? A friend told me the other day that she didn’t like the weekends. Here’s what she said, she told me the weekends are her worst time in the week because she has no fun plans to do […]

Thank you!

Hello! Did you know today is “Say something nice day” You need to know how much you are appreciated for being here. Thank you for reading my blog. Thank you for checking in with me from time to time and saying hello. You are very special to me and your encouragement and love has meant […]

Upcoming Concerts 2017

April 29 Star Valley High School Fireside  445 Swift Creek Lane Afton, Wyoming 83110 @6pm June 11 Atlanta Fireside 157 Bob Smith Rd, Sharpsburg, GA 30277 @7pm July 27-29 Tucson August 20 Brighton Chapel Fireside 10AM August 21-25 BYU Education Week August 24 Draper Amphitheater Concert 8pm September 3-10 Alaska Cruise with Cruise Lady tours October […]


Festival Of Lights

I’ll be performing at the Festival Of Lights Washington DC Visitors Center SUNDAY, Jan 1 – 7:00pm Marvin Goldstein & Vanessa Joy—Pianist & Vocalist World renowned pianist, Marvin Goldstein, returns to the Visitors’ Center, with his well known and accomplished vocalist, Vanessa Joy, to delight audiences with their beautiful Christmas arrangements.

Hundreds Attend Interfaith Concert in Ogden

Standard Examiner – by Janae Francis OGDEN — Organizers of “A Celebration of Faith Through Music,” an interfaith concert designed to bring together members of various area faiths, said they were pleased with a standing-room-only crowd on Sunday, Sept. 25, at the Ogden LDS Tabernacle. “We had people standing in the hallways/doorways and turned away […]

LDS Lecture Series with Cruise Lady

Monday night September 26 at 7:00 p.m. Join me and Marvin Goldstein for an evening of music and fun with Cruise Lady’s LDS Lecture Series at 9118 S. Redwood Road West Jordon. Please call to reserve your seat. (Cost is just $4.00) 801-453-9444. Have you ever been to Alaska? Now’s your chance with Cruise Lady […]


The Standard Examiner

Interfaith concert designed to bring Ogden faith communities together SATURDAY , SEPTEMBER 17, 2016 – 9:00 AM The public is invited to “A Celebration of Faith Through Music,” at 7 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 25, at the LDS Tabernacle located at 350 East 22nd St. in Ogden. The event will be sponsored by the Ogden Interfaith […]

Barrus Concert Hall

I enjoyed singing in the Barrus Concert Hall. The acoustics in that venue are incredible. I wish all my concerts had the capability to sound as amazing as the Barrus Hall. It’s so rewarding when the sound equipment and the venue are in synch and you have a talented sound crew running the equipment too. […]

Upcoming Events

July 24 Fireside 3601 East Shea Blvd. Phoenix, AZ July 25 Private Concert Phoenix, AZ July 28 BYU-I Concert Snow – Barrus Concert Hall 7:30 PM July 28-30 BYU-I Education Week July 31 Fireside 324 East 18th Street Rupert, Idaho September 25 Interfaith Concert Ogden Tabernacle 7:00 PM September 26 Cruiselady Lecture Series 7:00 PM […]

Time To Blossom

I’m super excited to be participating with Time To Blossom Young Women’s Conference this year. If you know a teen between the ages of 11-16 this is such an amazing week for girls! 

Pristeen Magazine

Check out Pristeen Magazine for young women. It’s incredible! I love it! And I’m writing for it. Here is an look at the Feb/March issue. You can check out the article I wrote here too. I sing all over the world and I love it. I love traveling, seeing new places and meeting new people. I […]

Meet Arthur Minasyan

Years ago Arthur attended my classes at BYU Education week. I found out he is a talented musician and I want to introduce you to him. He has grand visions and goals for the future with his music. Find his music here and let it inspire you. We plan to record a composition together that […]

O The Deep, Deep Love of Jesus

O The Deep, Deep Love of Jesus is written by S. Trevor Francis and Thomas J. Williams has been recorded on my Sweet By and By album. You can listen to a sample of me singing it here. Below are the lyrics. O the deep, deep love of Jesus, vast, unmeasured, boundless, free! Rolling as […]

Augusta Youth Conference

I got to perform for the youth in Augusta, GA. It was so fun and they participated too. (Yes, I have my coat on, I’m freezing cold everywhere I go anymore.) We had a blast doing a conference with the youth sharing their talents as well. I really enjoy singing for young adults! They keep […]

Ave Maria

I got to sing Ave Maria in Israel in St. Anne’s Church and you can see part of the performance at the highlighted link. I’ve also recorded this song on my Sweet By and By Album. I hope you enjoy listening to it here.