Living in such diverse places as India, France, Malta, Thailand, the US and now Cyprus. Each change in location has added its unique musical flavor to Kristin's music
This was very evident on her debut release, NOTES FROM A JOURNEY, produced by Grammy Nominated NY
musician/producer, Alex Salzman.
And the world is listening! The prestigious IMA gave NOTES FROM A JOURNEY the Best New Age album Award of the year!
The album debuted at #2 on the ZMR radio chart and reached #1 at ContemporaryMusic.com. Music journalists raved about the album! ZMR nominated her for Best New Artist.
And One World Radio also awarded Kristin with the Best Vocal Album of the Year!
Her musical frontiers have extended to some of the latest contemporary musical genres, such as her work with Russian ambient/chill producer Solarsoul in Moscow. Their first song, “Hope Never Dies,” made it to number 31 on the Beatport Top 100.
In a 2014 Kristin released FOREVER CHRISTMAS, her first collaboration with husband and musical partner, world renowned pianist, David Lanz. Reviews claimed it as the year's best Christmas album and it set the stage for what was to come.
2015 brought another collaboration by this talented couple, SILHOUETTES OF LOVE. Romantic New Age pop at it's finest! They brought in a talented team of producers and musicians including Grammy winning keyboardist and producer, Greg Karukas, Also in the producers chair, David's talented brother, Gary Lanz and their good friend, Grammy Nominated producer Alex Salzman. The results were sublime!
Kristin has been compared to the likes of Karen Carpenter. She has even been called the Barbra Streisand of New Age! To this end, and because of her wide ranging vocal abilites, Kristin created a project entitled, PRIVATE COLLECTION, released in 2017. A recording of some of her favorite cover songs. From the Beatles to Broadway; James Taylor, Mama Cass, Helen Reddy and the afore mentioned Karen Carpenter and Barbra Streisand. All beautifully performed... heartfelt and stirring!
As of this writing, Kristin has released a gorgeous piece of music entitled, CAMPANE A SERA. Her new single that features Grammy winning violinist extraordinaire, Charlie Bisharat!
In between releases, Kristin is a regular collaborator and contributor to her husband, David Lanz's, solo piano work." She has an amazing ear," says David, "and has added a wonderful new dimension to my recordings!"
"I’ve had some challenging times in life and know how important music was to me during those times and how music can function as a healer in many ways,” says Kristin. This belief provides the basis for her goals as an artist as she continues to mine her musical world for her next handfull of diamonds.