Denny Singer Songwriter

Denny's first love is songwriting and storytelling.Denny has the ability to come to your church group and play solo acoustic guitar with his own  originals and stories and talk about his relationship to Christ.

He also can come to your  coffeehouse or concert venue and play to the  room and do his own singer songwriter songs in the tradition of the Beatles Van Morrison  Ray Davies Bruce Cockburn Radney Foster Leonard Cohen  or Rodney Crowell. Spiritual but mainstream.If interested contact in either the church or concert venue contact Denny at dennycarleton@sbcglobal.net

Above is a link to Facebook which has several acoustic  solo concerts by Denny Carleton

Extended Music History

DENNY CARLETON SHORT BIO -

    Denny has been a long lasting figure in the Cleveland music scene, having played with notable '60s bands such as The Choir and the Lost Souls and has continued on writing, performing  and recording through all of his  musical genres changes , including punk ,Gospel ,blues ,jazz  folk ,experimental,  Avant Garde  , and  theatrical pieces

As a gifted guitarist, he is also a singer and prolific songwriter whose  blend of original material utilizing Folk, Rock and Acoustic influences has been aired on 300 college and public radio stations in the U.S. and Canada. With his love for music and the music comunity , he organizes concerts  with  various performers under the title of Denny Carleton and Friends, He currently plays live as a singer songwriter  at such places as the Barking Spider and also as a church praise and worship leader. He has recorded  12 CDS, which are available on I tunes and Spotify.

Denny is  also a Cleveland Radio Veteran and in 2015 published his memoir Welcome To my World..Denny continues teaching  guitar, bass, piano and songwriting, passing his gifts on to the next generation

                 

Praise and Worship Leader

Praise and Worship and 

Denny Carleton is a worship and praise leader, a radio personality.and songwriter. In the Northeast Ohio area.
   Denny has led praise at the Charismatic conference for the last four years, played lead guitar at the Fest's mass for four years and was Lake Life Teens music director for 7 years. He has also worked at many area parishes too numerous to mention. He currently leads praise every Sunday night At St Cosmas and Damian in Twinsburg. He is also very ecumenical leading praise and performing at other area churches.
     
     Dennys original music is on I tunes ,which includes 5 praise and worship CDs including his newest Psalms .He recently finished a mass "The Mass of St Gabriel"which is available  with sheet music and MP3  downloads  at his website www.dennycarleton.com

 

 

Denny Carleton - Music Teaching Bio

 

 

Denny has taught guitar for many years, from beginners to more advanced student, always specializing in the creative aspect of playing,  while teaching students the theory behind the instrument. He has written two books on guitar, one titled “ Learn theory on guitar in Plain English, and a book that comes with A DVD called “Learn guitar chords fast”.

Denny currently teaches at the Fine Arts Association in Willoughby, The Twinsburg Music Connection The FPC in Willoughby and On Line . If you are interested in the On line lessons contact him at dennycarleton@sbcglobal.net

    Intro to theory intro_to_theory_pep_talk.pdf

    Some interesting helpfull chords on one of my original songs which you can hear on You Tube rainbow_chords.pdf