Kristin Mooney and Claire Holley began singing together a few years ago when a mutual friend in Los Angeles brought them together to sing in a band of female voices. The two had an immediate vocal chemistry and soon began writing together. Their self-titled EP produced by Greg Herzenach came out last fall, and was selected winner of the 2014 MIAL (Mississippi Institute of Arts & Letters) Awards for Popular Music Compostion (Click here to listen)
“one of the year’s loveliest recordings” —Huffington Post
“The two share the kind of close, stirring vocal chemistry associated with siblings.” —Pasadena Weekly
DC3 Orchestra is a band of musicians that reside all over the U.S. but periodically come together for recording projects and live shows. Led by Jon Phelps, the DC3 Orchestra’s Season One features Lenny LeBlanc, Jonathan Kingham and Holley’s arrangement of “The Old Rugged Cross.” To listen, click here.
Claire Holley and Kristin Mooney are featured on Peter Himmelman’s latest project. Prolific singer-songwriter Peter Himmelman has teamed up with acclaimed screenwriter/filmmaker David Hollander to create a moving new album – Are You There?
Claire Holley and Kristin Mooney to perform MOUNTAIN STAGE with Peter Himmelman on Sept 13, 2012. More details click here.
After Saundi Wilson did a remix of Wedding Day, we wrote a couple of others in the same vein. This Town is inspired by an icon of St. Claire from Assisi, Italy.
Mary Chapin Carpenter, Caroline Herring, Kate Campbell, and Claire Holley came together in April of 2009 to sing and honor the hundredth birthday of writer Eudora Welty. The foursome–and more often the threesome–have done additional performances in Decatur, Savannah, and New Orleans.
Hear a clip of Caroline and Claire singing Wildwood Flower.