Debbie Henning is a singer,songwriter and an accomplished guitarist. She couples her unique harmonies with 12 and six string acoustic guitars. She has been influenced most by the rock, folk, and blues styles of music and has had seven number one hits in their genre at the former mp3.com. Her daughter Trish Henning, also a highly talented musician, joins Debbie not only on stage since she was 12, but also in the recording studio.
Her SHADES of BLUE CD, released in the winter of 2003, features three-time world fiddle champ, Byron BerlineW C Handy award nominee, Mark Lyon and the artwork of Grammy award winner Jim Warren This CD was produced by Mark Lyon and features the talents of the finest recording artists from the surrounding area, including Trish Henning on cello on "If you could read my Mind" by Gordon Lightfoot. Two songs were written by Mark Lyon, and the remaining 9 by Debbie.
Also look for her first CD, Ocean of Emotion featuring the first 8 songs she wrote in the order they were written. Debbie covers all music and vocals on this one.
The STILL BURNING CD features originals and much loved classics with some of the best hand picked musicians around, including Trish Henning.
Debbie is originally from St. Charles, Missouri, a river city and now resides in Oklahoma City. She is a self-taught guitarist beginning at age eight. She began playing "risking getting caught" while playing her older brother's guitar. Received first guitar, a 12-string, at age 14, and played it exclusively for eight years including playing street music in the French Quarter. Debbie has played and traveled in 38 states.
Anywhere and everywhere I can and love every moment of it!I play festivals and also 2nd life virtual stages.
Debbie Henning performs live as Blue4u Nowicka in the internet virtual world Second Life.
Take note, the times listed are based on PST in California
You must download the FREE 2nd Life program at
Once you have downloaded the program, you simply click on the show link on Blue4u's gig page and log into 2nd life. It takes you right to the show. FREE to join, FREE to listen and enjoy. Just message Blue4 Nowicka and say hello when you get there. She loves music lovers!
Janis Joplin, Janis Ian,Joni MItchell,Tracy Chapman,Jim Croce, Harry Chapin, Rod Stewart, Elton John, Billy Joel, Keb Mo, Melissa Etheridge, Linda Ronstadt, Mark Lyon, Ray Charles, Gordon Lightfoot, John Prine, Saffire:The Uppity Blues Women, Keri Leigh, Irma Thomas, James Taylor, Bessie Smith
Martin, Blueridge, Takamine acoustic guitars
Shure beta 58 mics
acousta-glide brass slide
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