Kari Tieger

Kari TIEGER is a Singer/Songwriter who writes and sings in both English and French, primarily about spiritual growth and relationships, sharing her unique perspective on life.
Her compositions traverse seamlessly between the realms of dramatic vampire love songs, songs of hope for the future, and Neoclassic chamber music. She explores life and love, as seen though the eyes of an American francophone.

Illumination CD NEW: February 2014 (TIGER SOUND)


World-influenced Adult Contemporary Pop songs with hope, promise and a dash of mystery, to aid in one's search for clarity and light.

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Proud recipient of the 2009 Motif Magazine Music Award for Americana (Non-Rock) ALBUM OF THE YEAR: On May 11th, 2009, Kari was thrilled to learn that "Nos Mots" ("Our Words") had earned this coveted award.


Primarily a solo performer, Kari is a keyboard/vocalist, and her music is an eclectic blend of contemporary pop with classical, jazz, and New Age influences. She released her debut solo CD in 1998, Touch of Magic followed in 2001 by En francais, s il te plait, a collection of songs, poetry and instrumentals inspired by her love of the French language and culture (Tiger Sound). For both projects she drew together many talented musicians, to create a diverse and engaging sound. In 2004 Kari produced the minimalist five-song CD Pas de Deux recorded in Paris that summer, as a preview of her 2008 release, Nos Mots. In 2007 she had put out Zazen, in collaboration with a French Buddhist monk.

Working with many instrumentalists, Kari is currently developing original material for future release. With fellow composer Kevin Campbell, she transcribes, co-arranges, and records on many of his songs, and has served as his co-producer in the studio, since 1995. Kari also teaches piano and encourages her many students to compose.

A member of ASCAP since 1989 (recipient of numerous popular songwriting awards), the Rhode Island Songwriters Association (RISA) since 1991, and Just Plain Folks online since its inception in the late 90s, Kari has made appearances on RI cable television (Just Plain Folk Artists/RI, The Don Lincoln Show, Center Stage and Merry Meet Rede) and performs at New England festivals and area coffeehouses.


In January 2007, Kari was invited and elected for membership as Kari Tieger, Recording Artist, in the Cambridge Who's Who Registry, a business index of professionals in USA, UK, Canada, and Australia. 2007. The CWW delivers its members the recognition and competitive edge needed to effectively network and do business in their chosen field.

As of April 2009, Kari is also a member of the Premiere Who's Who Registry/ Whitney as Kari Tieger, LLC (Recording Artist). (Visit http://www.prwwr.com for more info.)
August 2007, Karikature
by Wylfried Tondelier
known as Wyland

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