Craig & Kara Markley
Craig and his daughter, Kara
have been performing together since Kara
was old enough to hold a violin.
musical career at an early age, Kara
is already an accomplished vocalist and fiddle player.
In the past, she
has studied with renowned players Eileen Ivers , Deborah Colon, Natalie MacMaster, John McCusker and Jerry Holland, among others.
recording debut at the age of 13 on "The Lone Raven", where she
sang a lovely version of Bill Staines' The River.
Aside from her
duo work, she
was a member of the rock and roll cover band, Virtual Crush, and she
currently performs in the popular World/Celtic music band, Lone Raven
In addition to her
live performances, Kara
teaches private fiddle lessons and does occasional session work.
Kara is a Cum Laude graduate of Ohio State University, where she holds a major in Ancient History and a minor in English.
free time, she
is a model, actress and writer with several works published.
is currently pursuing careers in the entertainment and writing industries.
Aside from performing with Kara
also currently writes and performs with the popular World/Celtic music band, Lone Raven
, and the Pauken/Harris based-band, Sirens.
"Once Upon A Winter Moon"-Craig & Kara Markley
"A Winter Lullaby"-Craig & Kara Markley (out of print)
"Music of the 1997 Dublin Irish Festival"-Stark Raven (out of print)
"Get Me Through December"-Craig & Kara Markley
(out of print)