2017 International Fingerstyle Guitar Champion Christie Lenée is a captivating performer with a devoted following among instrumental, folk-pop and rock band audiences. Combining guitar mastery, contemporary singer/songwriter and a passion for storytelling, she thrives on bringing people together through the language of music.
Jenn Cornell is a cellist performance artist that plays with a spirit that bursts into an ecstatic dance of instrument and body. The outcome is a sensation of joy that emanates from her performances and her instrument. Touring in Europe and Asia, from Seoul to Moscow, Jenn has developed a new sound and is taking her progressive music around the U.S. as she continues to perform both acoustic and 6-string electric cello to her own compositions.
Searra Jade is a musical seamstress, stitching together diverse influences from bossa-nova to blues into a unique tapestry of intricate yet catchy sounds. She utilizes open tunings, jazzy chords and percussive techniques to create her own style of finger-style guitar playing. Opening the heart as much as stimulating the intellect, Searra’s music falls into the fan-coined genre of “Philosopholk.”