Tomi Lunsford, Musician
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Tomi Lunsford is a country-jazz singer from Nashville, Tennessee who has performed and recorded with David Olney, David Ball, Tom House, the late Steve Runkle, and the late Walter Hyatt, among others. Her career began with a band called “The Lunsfords,” headed by her father, Jim Lunsford, and two of her sisters, Nancy and Teresa Lunsford. Born in Asheville, NC.
Tomi's family is well-known in traditional and country music circles. Her father, Jim Lunsford, was an accomplished fiddle player, musician, and songwriter, and an early pioneer of bluegrass and classic country who played with Don Gibson, Reno and Smiley, and Roy Acuff among others. Tomi's own professional career as a singer began by helping her father put demos down for his publisher. She became part of "The Lunsfords," a family group popular in Nashville during the '70s for their pure blend of country folk and intricate harmonies. Since her father's untimely death, Tomi has pursued a solo career. Her CD "HIGH GROUND", released in Germany on Veracity Records, was met with high praise and critical acclaim. She garnered excellent reviews from Rolling Stone Magazine UK edition and several German publication including a Best Album nod from Berlin TIP Magazine. Tomi currently resides in Nashville doing sessions, teaching voice and harmony and performing and writing material for her next CD.
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