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Carlene Thissen

Rank #2 US Naples, FL Americana / Christian / Folk


Sounds Like: Joan Baez, Alison Krauss, Judy Collins, Joni Mitchell, Carole King

Manager: Barry Kotek

Bio: My father sang and played the banjo, guitar, piano and accordion. When we were young, my sister Kathy and I would do duets with him in the taverns where he played and sang with his friends.

My mother sent us to piano lessons starting when I was seven or so. When I was eleven or twelve, my cousi... See Full Bio

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Posted a new song: "Far From Memphis" http://www.reverbnation.com/q/5bh6j3 #music

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  • 2013

    Dec 7

    Estero, FL, US | 8:00pm
    Happehatchee Center
    Estero, FL, US
    Sat Dec 07, 2013 8:00pm


    Carlene will lead the group in song as Gather The Women and Circle Connections invites women and girls to learn about and celebrate the global women's movement, and explore ways for working together locally and globally.

  • 2013

    Dec 5

    Naples, FL, US | 1:00pm
    Hodges University
    Naples, FL, US
    Thu Dec 05, 2013 1:00pm


    This two-hour segment will be Carlene Thissen, playing guitar and singing early country and folk music, 1960/70s folk music, and telling Woodstock stories. Bring your own snacks and beverages and feel free to sing along!

  • 2013

    Dec 4

    Naples, FL, US | 8:00pm
    Wed Dec 04, 2013 8:00pm


    Carlene Thissen be the featured act for the Singer/Songwriter open mike, hosted by Frankie Colt.

  • 2013

    Nov 8

    Naples, FL, US | 6:00pm
    Covenant Church of Naples
    Naples, FL, US
    Fri Nov 08, 2013 6:00pm


    Carlene is part of a HUGE choir that will open and close a night featuring talented artists from across the country who come together for music, dance, live art, art expo, and more!

  • 2012

    Oct 13

    Naples, FL, US | 8:00pm
    VFW Breast Cancer Benefit
    Naples, FL, US
    Sat Oct 13, 2012 8:00pm


    Benefit breast cancer awareness

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