ASCAP Individual Artist Award 1985-2004 for composition
MSAC Winner for 2001. LLW received a Maryland State Arts Council Individual Artist award for composition.
MSAC Winner for 2002. LLW received a Maryland State Arts Council Individual Artist award for live performance
Governor's Arts Awards nominee for 2002.
"BEST OF BALTIMORE" award from Baltimore Magazine, 2001 Cabaret/Performance piece "Clinton Comes to Harlem" with Joyce J. Scott, fourth in the ongoing "Ebony & Irony" music/comedy series. Performed at Johns Hopkins University's new Mattin Center.