Marlaina wrote her first contemporary classical piece at age 13, released her first self-produced album at age 23 and had plans to go into film scoring, but health and life had other plans. When the time was right, she re-embraced music and under the name WillowWynd,
world/new age, and ambient vocals.
and small business promos. She composes, produces, arranges,
and records her music and creates her own music videos. On her recordings she plays piano, keyboards, guitar and bowed acoustic guitar, percussion, hammered dulcimer and also layers her own vocals.
She opts out of distributing her music on popular platforms, refusing to participate in the greed machine that allows an artist to profit only
$46 per 10,000 streams. Listen to or purchase her music available exclusively through Bandcamp.
TorchFire is a glorious presentation of a meditative landscape. With each track, there is a different theme, yet their tones beautifully ebb and flow together into cohesive musical magic."
- Witch Way Magazine