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Millie & Glenn


Millie K has a long career of sharing her voice across the country and her style and warmth have endeared her to all in her audiences. Highlights include hosting a radio show, appearing on a long running TV show, the Sunset Valley Barndance in St. Paul, Minn., vocalist with a popular dance orchestra for 15 years, touring with Roy Acuff and vocalist on the Grand Ole Opry, and vocalist with pianist Glenn Henriksen. Millie was recently inducted into the Mid America Music Hall of Fame.

 

Glenn is an accomplished, versatile pianist and organist. He began piano lessons at age seven, and continued through high school. At age thirteen he became the organist at his hometown church. Glenn attended Luther College in Decorah, Iowa and received further musical instruction. In the years following, he has played for a wide variety of events, including solo piano and organ concerts, church services, weddings, funerals, receptions and other social activities. Glenn’s repertoire includes classical, ragtime, blues and jazz, standards, pop and rock, country, Latin, gospel, and sacred. Glenn is also a seasoned accompanist, providing services to many vocalists and instrumentalists. He is a member of the variety rock band Galaxy. Glenn’s lifetime experience in many musical genres has enabled him to develop a unique musical style, resulting in one-of-a-kind improvised arrangements. Glenn resides in Spirit Lake, Iowa and Armstrong, Iowa.