Named 2009 National Artist of the Year by Young Audiences, Greta is a versatile performer and music educator. She has appeared internationally in concerts, arts festivals, libraries, night clubs, and schools, as well as on radio and television, alongside luminaries as diverse as Jerry Garcia and Pete Seeger.
With her husband, Grammy-winning guitarist Mark Hanson, Greta performs a memorable mix of styles, including playful jazz, Americana, originals, classic rock and eclectic pop. Learn more about their performances together here .
National Artist of the Year
Award of Excellence
Film Advisory Board, for “Friendship Stew”
Classic Recording Award
Children’s Music Web, for “Music is Magic”
Voice, piano, guitar, mountain dulcimer and ukulele. She hopes to find time to learn how to play her hammered-dulcimer – stay tuned!
Greta co-founded Accent On Music, LLC with Mark Hanson in 1985. Since then, they have published dozens of Mark’s guitar instruction books and DVDs. Their second title, Art of Solo Fingerpicking, was included in the publication 50 Greatest Guitar Books. Mark’s newest book, Travis Pick the Hits!, includes music by Sting, Cold Play, and Maroon Five.
For more information on these publications, visit AccentOnMusic.com.
For information about Mark’s teaching and performances, visit MarkHansonGuitar.com.