Alan Pedersen is an accomplished Singer/Songwriter. He has had several songs recorded by other artists.
He spent several years recording and writing music in Nashville, Tennessee. Currently living in Englewood, Colorado, Alan travels the country playing his original music and telling his inspirational story of experiencing the tragic loss of his beautiful daughter Ashley in an automobile accident. While his music obviously touches and ministers to those who have lost someone very close to them, his songs are embraced by music lovers from all walks of life because simply put, he writes great music. An evening listening to Alan's music is something you will treasure; this incredibly talented artist will make you cry as well as make you laugh. His ability to write moving songs is second to none. His knack for writing inspiring and upbeat songs about turning setbacks into something positive are incredible as well. He has chosen to honor Ashley's life by sharing his story through music with others who have suffered loss. Alan is set to release a third CD in February of 2008, his second CD "A Little Farther Down The Road" is available at CD Baby and features the very popular "Tonight I Hold This Candle."
Alan Pedersen is recieving wonderful reviews:
"An evening listening to Alan will make you cry, laugh, and dance. His ability to write great songs and deliver them in such loving fashion are a light shining in a dark world...his music will help you find that sacred space where you feel open to remember."
Darcie D. Sims,
Ph.D., CHT, CT, GMS
Director, The American Grief Academy
"Alan Pedersen has written a most beautiful and touching collection of songs. His vast musical talents combined with his tremendous love for his daughter have made this CD something very special."
Steve "Mudflap" McGrew -- CMA Award winning Disc Jockey. (The Morning Show ( 98.5 /FM KYGO Denver, Colorado)
"Ashley's Songbook touches me very deeply. When I listen to it I cry because it is so powerful and moving. It also makes me think about how precious life is. I am excited to see you perform live for us next spring."
Alice Monroe - "The Compassionate Friends/Chapter Leader/Mesa County, Colorado
Look For Alan Pedersen speaking and playing live accross the United States and Canada as part of the "Angels Are Forever Tour" in 2008