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Rachel Laven

Musician

Rachel Laven is a young yet seasoned singer songwriter with 15 years of professional stage experience. This Texas native is known for turning eyes and ears with her electric vocals and her provocative songwriting. She has performed nationally and internationally at festivals, theatres, house concerts, and small venues alike.  Rachel has a new album out Love & Luccheses, an 11 song Texas Country album, encapturing the last four years of her love life.  Make no mistake, however, this album takes on more than romance and heartbreak.  Songs from this album helped her to win the 2016 NewFolk Songwriting Competition at the Kerrville Folk Festival and take home the runner up prize at the No Depression Songwriter Competition at Freshgrass Festival in Sept. 2017.

Laven grew up in a musical family in San Antonio, Texas. She performed with her parents cover band at the age of 5, started songwriting at 10, and recorded her first full length album at 13.  Now 25 years old, with a college degree from Trinity University, 3 albums with her family band (The Lavens), 2 solo albums, and 1 EP with her bluegrass project band  (Sweet ‘Shine & Honey), Laven is ready to take on the world as an independent artist.

 

My Sessions

Scheduling and Commodification on the Road: Music Booking, Touring, and Live Production

San Antonio College 1819 N. Main Ave. San Antonio, Texas 78212

Outlining systems and processes of software and hardware technologies in music industry booking, touring, and live production. Location: San Antonio College 1819 N. Main Ave., San Antonio, Texas 78212 Jean Longwith Radio-Television-Film Building Room 101 Parking Available at:  Student Parking Lot #7 next to the Jean Longwith Radio-Television-Film Building Campus map attached below for lot and building locations […]

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Transcribing Bar Napkins to Contracts: Music Publishing, Copyright, and Legal

San Antonio College 1819 N. Main Ave. San Antonio, Texas 78212

Formulating tactics and organization of software and hardware technologies in audio publishing, copyright, and legal. Location: San Antonio College 1819 N. Main Ave., San Antonio, Texas 78212 Jean Longwith Radio-Television-Film Building Room 101 Parking Available at:  Student Parking Lot #7 next to the Jean Longwith Radio-Television-Film Building Campus map attached below for lot and building locations SAC campus

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