NEWS: Karen is releasing another new album this fall. (Teaser: look for the pig duet in the new album...)
ALSO: "The End of Time" from Karen's recent album "When We're Together" has won Best Jazz Song in the World Songwriting Awards, spring, 2022!
Three of her songs from this album were top-ten contenders in their awards in 2021, ("A Song for Mississippi John Hurt" for best Blues, "Gamecock& His Hen" and "Feather & Bone" for Best Jazz) "October 31st" is not on this album, but it was a finalist for best children's song in the International Songwriting Competition, 2021. They are all available on this website.
"What a great time we had playing the TD Halifax Jazz Festival! And the same day, I learned of the World Songwriting Awards award for Best Jazz Song, spring 2022 ! What a day! " - Karen
“When We’re Together” videos are all now available to you on Youtube: Youtube:https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCGW_SG_sc53DVTn3So6e4Zg
Some of the videos are posted on this website under the photos/videos tab above.
A note from Karen: I think you can tell how much fun it was to make music with Larry Bjornson, Dave Staples, David Burton and Chris Mitchell! Scott Ferguson and Mark Sawatzki filmed the show videos. Scott made the "on-site" videos with me and Scott & I edited them.
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All the best to you,
Eastlink TV is broadcasting Karen’s online show "When We're Together" on Eastlink On Demand across Canada. Here is Eastlink’s trailer for the show: https://youtu.be/zU6Ddr5xS10
Audience comments from the video release show in November 2021:
"WOW! YOU KNOCKED IT OUT OF THE PARK!" - SA
Atlantic Seabreeze "gives this album a full 5-star rating out of 5 stars."
Read the review at: http://www.atlanticseabreeze.com/ItemOne.asp?ID=8248
"The show was well-produced, Sound was well mixed and camera angles and fading were well done too. Accessing the show was easy and seamless." - MC
"Very, well done, the overall production was perfect. There was strong chemistry between Karen and the band and it was obvious they loved playing together. Karen’s intro to each song was one of my favourite parts. I really appreciated the insight Karen gave regarding her inspiration and the subtleties in the songs’ arrangements." - SW
"Karen and the band were amazing! What a great group of musicians. I loved the variety in the numbers. I think my favourite was "Breath", very touching." - ES
"Masterfully done. I was drawn in more than I expected for watching the show in a brightly-lit kitchen on an iPad." - AM