Caroline Grace Wiseman
11-year-old Caroline Grace Wiseman is from Leon County Texas living her entire life on a working ranch. This is one real life cowgirl from her spurs and boots to her wild rag and hat.
Caroline Grace got her start singing at Leon County Cowboy Church with her parents; Cary and Dawn Wiseman. She continues to sing at her home church often providing the special music for Sunday morning worship.
Singing is a huge part of this A Honor Roll Student’s life. As a 6th Grader at Montgomery Middle School in Montgomery, Texas life “on the road” is an everyday thing as she travels over an hour to school each day.
This singing cowgirl was nominated for the Academy of Western Artists Young Artist of the year in 2016 and made her television debut on the January 2017 television series "Unbridled Song - Mikki Daniel" on RideTV.
Caroline Grace was honored to be featured on her friend; Jack Phillips first CD that was released in January 2017 singing "Roly Poly". You can see Caroline, Jack Phillips and Abby Payne as they preform Western Swing and Classic Western Music as the "Ol' Cowhands" Western Swing Band.
Caroline is proud to be a member of the Western Music Association, Western Swing Music Society of the Southwest and Fort Worth's Cowtown Opry.
Caroline is a seventh generation farming and ranching Texan who just happens to be part Cherokee Indian. This cowgirl not only sings but helps with cattle work and feeding cows. This young lady is honored to help preserve historic and classic western music.
Texas-bred artist, Kristyn Harris, is noted for her vocals, sock rhythm guitar style, songwriting, yodel, and captivating stage presence. She is the 2016 Western Music Association Entertainer of the Year and is the youngest in history to receive this honor. Her singing has been praised as "timeless” with “the warmth and power of Texas sunshine”.
The now 22 year old started playing and singing when she was 14, after falling love with the musical styles of Gene Autry and Bob Wills. She has pursued it ever since – drawing much of her inspiration from the vintage arrangements, captivating chord structures and uplifting melodies that cornerstone the western swing genre.
She is the 2016 Western Music Association Entertainer of the Year and is the youngest in history to receive this honor. She was also named the 2014 and 2015 WMA Female Performer of the Year, and her latest album, “Down the Trail”, was awarded WMA Album of the Year.
Kristyn is packaged with an energetic style that makes her love of what she does evident and contagious. Keeping a heavy and widespread tour schedule that spreads both nationally and internationally, she frequently performs as a solo act and with larger ensembles.
As one venue put it:
"This bundle of energy and talent is 'the rage' on stage from the east coast to the west and if you can stay seated when she finishes her performance you're prob'ly 'bout ready for the grave!!"
Texas native Entertainer, Fiddler, Singer and Composer, Hailey is comfortable in many genres including Celtic, Western Swing, Bluegrass & Jazz-oriented styles. To her credit, Hailey is the recipient of the 2016 AWA Young Artist of the Year, 2015 WMA Crescendo Rising Star & Youth Harmony awards with Kristyn Harris and Leah Sawyer. As recipient of the SCMA Scholarship, Hailey attended The Leahy Band workshop with Natalie MacMaster. Being a former Championship Irish Step Dancer, Hailey successfully competed in Irish Dance & Fiddle competitions, frequently placing 1st. For 6 years, Hailey has been a member of the Times Session Players and continues to serve the Lord playing at Cowboy Church since she was 9. In addition to being guest artist with multiple ensembles, Hailey is currently part of Ain't Misbehavin' Swing Band, The Herrins, and Óga. Debuting their first album (Óga-Hailey with Joseph Carmichael) released Fingerprints with outstanding reviews from multiple publications such as international radio show Live Ireland, Western Way and Ceili. Hailey has the privilege of performing on stage with notable artists Leon Rausch, Tommy Allsup, Byron Berline, Bobby Flores, Dave Alexander, Dick Gimble, Liz Carroll and had the honor of opening for Michael Martin Murphey, Billy Dean and Crystal Gale. Hailey's smooth tonality, exciting improvisation and natural stage presence make for an exciting performer whose highly sought after.
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