This is the home page for Verlene Schermer -- singer, songwriter, harpist and recording artist! On this site you will find information about Verlene's recordings, books, perfomances, and classes.
You can hear sound clips of her music, and read her song lyrics
and reviews of recordings and performances. Verlene plays Celtic harp, double-strung harp, guitar, piano, fiddle, and Swedish nyckelharpa.
Performances Verlene performs both solo and in several ensembles including her newest band, Parlez-vous Jazz! Take a look at the band's webpage and watch videos from two recent performances at Stanford Hospital To learn about her solo performances and her other groups, click on the performance link in the left column.
Karmalu Productions Verlene's independent recording and publishing company are both under the name Karmalu Productions. Use the links on the left to navigate to the recordings and music books pages to see what is available. You can use PayPal to purchase any of her books or recordings.
MasterPeace song competition results
Thank you to those who voted for Verlene's songs in the MasterPeace song competition! As a result of your votes, her songs placed 6th, 8th and 9th! She was the only one with three songs in the top 10, or even in the top 20! The winning song was "Love, Peace, and Unity" by the Nigerian Reggae artist, Fred Williams.
Below are three of Verlene's songs -- the first one, Peace, was the 6th place song in the MasterPeace competion. The other two, Blue on Blue, and Maple Leaf are from her Persephone's Art CD and her Rendezvous with the Moon CD. You can browse the KarmlauMusic You Tube channel to find more of Verlene's videos or click on "videos" in the menu bar to the left!