COLLINS Judy Majorie; b. 1 may 1939, Seattle, Washington, USA. Folk Singer; Songwriter. m. Peter A Taylor, divorced, 1 s. Musical Education: Private piano study with Dr Antonia Brico, 1953-58. Career: Debut as professional folk singer, 1959; Appearances, numerous clubs, USA and world-wide; Concerts include: Newport Folk Festival; Worked with; Joni Mitchell; Joshua Rifkin; Stephen Stills; Radio and television include: Judy Collins: From The Hear, HBO special 1989; Actress Peer Gynt, New York Shakespeare Festival, 1969; Producer, director, documentary Antonia - A Portrait of The Woman, 1974. Compositions include: Albatross; Since You've Asked; My Father; Secret Gardens; Born To The Breed; Suite - Judy Blue Eyes. Recordings: Singles include Both Sides Now, 1958; Amazing Grace, 1971; Send In The Clowns, from musical A Little Night Music, 1975; Albums: A Maid of Constant Sorrow, 1961; The Golden Apples of The Sun, 1962; Judy Collins #3, 1964; The Judy Collins Concert, 1964; Judy Collins 5th Album, 1965; In My Life, 1966; Wildflowers, 1967; Who Knows Where The Time goes, 1968; Recollections, 1969; Whales and Nightingales, 1970; Living, 1971; Colours of The Day, 1972; True Stories and Other Dreams, 1973; Judith, 1975; Bread and Roses, 1976; So Early In The Spring (The First Fifteen Years), 1977; Hard Times For Lovers, 1979; The Most Beautiful Songs of Judy Collins, 1979; Running For My Life,1980; Time of Our Lives, 1982; Home Again, 1984; Amazing Grace, 1985; Trust Your Heart, 1987; Sanity and Grace, 1989; Fires of Eden, 1991; Just Like A Woman, 1993; Live at Newprot, 1994; Forever: An Anthology, 1997; Both Sides Now, 1998; Very Best of Judy Collins, 2001. Publications: Trust Your Hear (autobiography), 1987; Shameless (novel), 1994. Honours: Grammy, Best Folk Performance, 1968; Six Gold albums; Academy Award Nomination, 1974; Silver Medal, Atlanta Film Festival; Blue Ribbon Award, American Film Festival, New York City; Christopher Award; BMI Performance Award, Both Sides Now, 1990. Current Management: Gurtman and Murtha Associates, 450 Seventh Ave. Suite 603, New York, NY 10123-0101.USA.