Beauty for Ashes
- (Duplicated CD)
- Artist: Lynne Drysdale-Patterson
- Format: CD
- Release Date:8/25/2008
Lynne Drysdale Patterson is a songwriter, worship leader, recording artist, speaker, conference teacher and cookbook author. Her grandfather, Hilleary Arthur Brown, headed the Philadelphia office of ASCAP (American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers .) Lynne\'s great-grandparents were traveling minstrels. She is president and co-owner of Messiah Songs Publishing . Lynne\'s songwriting credits include : The Joshua Generation recorded by Ricky Skaggs on his Grammy and Dove Award winning record Soldier of the Cross ; I Am Evidence recorded by LordSong ; How Much More recorded by Greater Vision on their Faces record voted 2005 Album of the Year by The Gospel Quartet Convention. Lynne teaches songwriting at conferences and events across the country including: The Songwriters Guild - Nashville Office; NSAI (Nashville Songwriters Association International) SONGPOSIUM; The Kentucky Christian Writers Conference. Lynne was an invited \'clinician at GMA Music in the Rockies- Estes Park, Colorado. She offers an Online Christian Song Evaluation Service on her website LDPatterson.com. Lynne is a sought after speaker/teacher for women\'s retreats and songwriting retreats and conferences. Lynne\'s television appearances include: The Nashville Network, The Christian Television Network, The Christian Broadcasting Network. Lynne grew up in St. Petersburg, Florida and has lived in Nashville, Tennessee since 1984. She and her husband, Bruce, a Nashville native and songwriter/classical guitarist/composer - Blair School of Music/Vanderbilt University - base their concert/speaking/teaching ministry in Nashville, Tennessee.