Christina and Velvet Bleu

Christina and Velvet Bleu

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Singer/Songwriter, Christina Duane, toured with her band pop/rock duo Velvet Bleu throughout the 90's, following up with her solo release "Capistrano" and latest release "Oh Oregon". Christina's haunting melodic folk/rock voice and memorable heartfelt and critically acclaimed lyrics touch audiences

Biography

Christina has been writing songs since she received her first guitar at 10 years old. During the 1980's, Christina was the lead singer in several worhsip bands and her songwriting was receiving notice. In 1991, she became a founding member of pop/rock group Velvet Bleu, releasing Velvet Bleu "Rhapsody" in a release which receives airplay nationwide. The group performed the concert and festival circuit and Christina continued with a solo release "Capistrano" in 1998. Capistrano was a heartfelt collection of songs written about life experiences during a difficult transition in Christina's life and was inpired by a move to the mystical historic town. Capistrano" is beloved not only by fans but by her musician peers who consider it a lyrical and musical triumph. Most recently," in honor of Oregon's 150 birthday, Christina wrote the song, "Oh Oregon" which she is performing across the state at concerts, parades, festivals and fairs. Influenced by the great singer and singer/songwriters that proceeded her such as Joni Mitchell, Judy Collins, Joan Baez, Chris Kristofferson, Bob Dylan, Annie Lenox, and Christian artists such as Lisa Wickham and Sheila Walsh, Christina continues to write, perform and record an impressive body of work.

Discography

Velvet Bleu "Rhrapsody"
Christina and Velvet Bleu, "Capistrano"
Oh Oregon

Set List

Originals

Mission By the Sea
Hwy 101
Isaac
Backroads
Centerstage
Top Moon Trader
I Love Oregon
Oh Oregon
Mirror of My Soul
Ancient Cry
Smoke
Matters of the Heart
Bridge Across Forever

Covers

The Heart of the Matter
Alone
What About Love
Landslide
Dreams
Angel From Montgomery
Diamonds and Rust
Someday Soon
Summer Time
Route 66
Night Ride Home
Thats What Love is For
I Will Remember You
Over the Rainbow
Unchain My Heart
Black Velvet
Come to My Window
Because the Night
Cold