Acoustic solo

Barbara Martin solo:

"This singer-songwriter’s artistry is as American in style as it is universal in emotional intelligence…” Washington Post

Barbara Acoustic

An accomplished guitarist, vocalist and award-winning songwriter, Barbara can stand on her own in an intimate setting, mixing her original songs with blues and jazz from the 20's and 30's. She's the real deal; a true renaissance woman in music genres prone to stereotypes and pigeon-holes. Her ability to transition smoothly from chanteuse to girl-next-door to perceptive poet make her delightfully her own woman.

"Barbara Martin blends the sophistication of jazz with the integrity and wisdom of folk musical traditions in ways that really move you." Ernie Tucker, 333 Coffeehouse, Annapolis, MD

"Whether she’s singing a smoky blues number or a gentle ballad, her wonderfully versatile and powerful voice pulls you in and makes you listen.” -Brenda Barkley, Tidewater Friends of Folk Music

"articulate, focused, polished and engaging” -Performing Songwriter

Recent Performances:

Millenium Stage, Kennedy Center, Washington, DC

Williamsburg Regional Library and Arts Center, Williamsburg, VA

Tidewater Friends of Folk Music, Virginia Beach, VA

Down East Folk Arts Society, New Bern, NC

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