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Genres You Will Love
Folk: Gentle Moods: Solo Female Artist Country: Western Folk: Singer/Songwriter Moods: Type: Compilations

By Location
United States - West Virginia United States - Arizona

Artist's website

Carol Markstrom

Carol Markstrom is a singer/songwriter of Western and folk songs. She lives in both Arizona and West Virginia performing in both regions of the country. She draws inspiration for her songwriting from many sources, and loves to tell stories about meaningful people, places, and events. Some of her songs are of American Indian history and culture; she also sings of cowboys and Western life. Her writing also includes love songs ranging from lighthearted and whimsical to bittersweet. She enjoys watching Western films—another inspiration for songwriting. An avid hiker and traveler—the landscapes of the West are depicted in her music. Her first CD, Vision Across the Range, was released in 2013 and has earned some favorable reviews. She has a new single, Modoc Up, digitally available. Carol is also a Professor at West Virginia University and a non-fiction writer with numerous articles, book chapters, and books. Carol is a member of the Western Music Association, the Academy of Western Artists, and the Western Writers of America.