Acoustic & Electric Violist - Songwriter - Music Teacher

My most recent original song release, "I'll Always Sit Beside You", has been featured in The Daily Herald newspaper in Illinois. I wrote this song about a beloved neighborhood watering hole, and all the musicians on the recording are regulars from that very bar.  Listen to the song and read the article by clicking here.

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Burnside & Hooker is Chicago Americana with a dose of retro sass, gritty blues, deep red lipstick, cigarettes, and high heels.
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Toccata in D minor by J. S. Bach
Adapted for solo 7-string electric viola by Diana Mayne