Arlene Anderson and Will Kruger
riginally from Minnesota, Lena (Arlene) Anderson’s work and spirit of adventure led her to live in Norway, China and Ecuador as well as several U.S. states. Wherever she travels, she finds music to be a strong common bond across borders. Moving to Knoxville in 2018, Lena focuses on songwriting and performance. She has collaborated on 3 CDs, been featured on 2 compilations, and also produced one solo CD.
Her music spans genres of Americana, Folk, Rock and Country. She is a solo artist as well as half of the local duo, “Lon & Lena”.
Will Kruger is a guitarist, singer/songwriter and entertainer. Will brings a unique sense of clarity and a strong emphasis on the lyrical content of his selection of songs. His musical roots go back to the folk era where influences from the likes of Peter Paul & Mary, Simon & Garfunkel, Gordon Lightfoot, John Denver and James Taylor shaped his musical style.
Will has toured nationally throughout California, Nevada, Colorado, Arkansas, Tennessee and the Midwest. As a solo artist, Will has performed at various house concerts, libraries, conservation events, coffee houses and auditoriums. He has shared the stage with CCM legend Randy Stonehill and John Denver tribute artist Roy Rivers.
Recently Will has been recognized as a significant songwriter and has had four of his songs featured in the Lazarus Filmworks production of “God Where Are You”
His compassion for the music of John Denver, James Taylor, Gordon Lightfoot and Paul Simon has inspired Will to perform a “Singer Songwriter Legends ” show to numerous sold out crowds at the Belfry Music Theatre in Williams Bay WI, and the Fishstock Music Series in Door County WI.
Will has always been attracted to the simplicity, message and melodies of folk music accompanied by the acoustic guitar.
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