"House Concerts - you and the music. No distractions."
Dan Frechette & Laurel Thomsen
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Refreshing, Diverse, Lyrical

Host/Venue Recommendations: 24

Member since: 2014-06-10
Home: Bonny Doon, CA, US
Frequently Tours: US coasts, Midwest, Canada, Europe.
# of Members: 2
Sound Equipment: Available if needed
Main Instrument: Vocals, guitar, violin, harmonica
Other Instruments: viola, mandolin, 12 string
Genre: Lyrically refreshing and musically diverse Roots-Folk
Style: Varied dynamic, fun and flowing.
Content: Life, Love, Lessons, Humour.
Rating: G - PG

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Glory in My Soul
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Sure Fire Way of Taking

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"...beautiful rapport...judicious violin...Frechette and Thomsen maintain absolute harmony while jumping from genre to genre...fascinating undertones and range...phenomenal guitar playing ...prodigious players (with) songwriting that sets them apart..." -Penguins Eggs

"...the best songwriters I've heard in a long time..." - Sing Out

Recommendations from hosts

February, 2017 - "This is the second time Dan & Laurel played a house concert in our home. We love them! Dan is a wonderful songwriter and storyteller. Laurel is superb on the violin (ask her to tell you the story of her violin) Beautiful harmonies. Easy to communi...


Meeting via a chance YouTube sighting, and fueled by an undeniable musical chemistry, eclectic Roots-Folk songwriters Dan Frechette, guitar/harmonica/vocals, and Laurel Thomsen, violin/vocals, prove that musical magic is “a match made in heaven” (Monterey Herald). "Lyrically refreshing and musically diverse," since teaming up in 2013, this Canadian-American duo, now based in Santa Cruz, California, has toured the U.S. and Canada extensively, playing theaters, living rooms, folk festivals, includ...

Trying to fill these important dates

BC,AB,ON/CA: Jun, 2017 (dates: various) - Canada Tour 2017!

CA/US: Jul, 2017 (dates: later half) - Back in CA!

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