Heart Consort Music

Heart Consort Music


Take a mixture of jazz, classic rock, latin and world influences,
add a dash of humor and see what happens!


Founded in 1986 to promote a wealth of music in the Midwest.
Celebrating 16 years of "Music From the Heartland" and have CDs up for Grammy Awards
for the Second year in a row!
We have several different groups ranging from
a solo guitar, a violin/guitar duo, a guitar/bass/drums trio, add electric violin to that for a quartet,
or a quintet with male/female vocals, performing a wide variety of styles, originals and covers...
Please Note: We have performed multiple times and multiple years
at most of the venues listed in our past performance calendar and therefore
have left the dates blank.


"Just Bein' Natural" Union Street Productions
"The Heartland Consort" Enja Records
"Blind World" HCM
"Recollections" HCM
"Beyond Dreams" HCM
"Across the Borders"HCM
"Broken Branches" HCM
"Beneath the Sea"HCM
"Celestial Traveller" HCM
"Bits N Pieces" HCM
"Luna" HCM
"Too Many Pictures" HCM
"Rock N Roll Heart" HCM
all of the above have streaming tracks available,
and all have received national/international radio airplay,
satellite radio airplay, and syndicated radio airplay

Set List

The quartet has over 5 hours of material, mostly original in
a variety of styles ranging from straight ahead jazz, to contemporary jazz,
world music, latin/salsa, classic rock, fusion, and more

As a duet, James & Catherine perform a variety of covers and originals
in the jazz, broadway, pop, and other genres.