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Thanks for visiting! tena palmer & T.I.N.T. { there is no them} Out newest CD, Holy Heart of Me, is out!!  I am thrilled by this group of my Icelandic comrades in music, Hilmar Jensson and Matthias Hemstock with Valdi Kolli and

Tena Palmer – voice / compositions

Hilmar Jensson – guitars / electronics

Matthias Hemstock – percussion/electronics

Valdimar Kolbeinsson/ – el. bass

Johannes Asmundsson on el. bass, with an international all-star cast of guest artists: Finnish accordion master, Tatu Kantomaa, Erin Donovan a leader in Canadian new music / improvised percussion, Icelanders, Omar Gudjonsson - tuba, Thora Greta Thorisdottir – harmony vocals, Kjartan Valdemarsson- concertina, and New Brunswick coronet maestro, Roland Bourgeois of the legendary Claude Ranger ensemble.

The songs are mine: alt folk / pop played by creative improvisers - lots of room for interplay! Click on music and give a listen to early selections from the upcoming cd, ~ holy heart of me~

Tena Palmer sings creative music, jazz, roots, new chamber music and and various blends thereof. She also tells stories, sings experimental, Brazilian and Celtic music, plays tin whistle, writes songs and longer works for various ensembles, theatre and film and loves teaching all aspects of singing, songwriting and improvisation. Welcome to the site and please sign the guest book & mailing list ~ be well!

on the beautiful Otava River, Southern Bohemia