A seasoned performing artist, Wendy is now specializing in original custom soundtracks.
Now streaming on Spotify and all platforms as Wendy Jean Garrison
Wendy is featured in the Fall 2021 Issue of Mississippi Folklife: Performances and the Pandemic. http://www.mississippifolklife.org/
In May 2021 the National Spasmodic Dysphonia Association https://dysphonia.org/ contacted Wendy about writing a song for the organization. Wendy and her songwriting coach Grace Askew cowrote the song "I have a Voice" which Grace live streamed. With Wendy on slide guitar, the song is now featured on NSDA social media https://dysphonia.org/i-have-a-voice/
January 2021 saw the creation and posting of Wendy's soundtrack "Partaking" for the conservation organization Grand Prairie Friends in Illinois. https://fb.watch/3j2wJPo5z4/
In December 2020 The Walter Anderson Museum of Art in Ocean Springs incorporated Wendy's soundtrack "Horn Island" into one of it's online videos. The soundtrack begins about 7 minutes into this fascinating piece on Mississippi Gulf Coast foodways. https://fb.watch/2vlCWZb8YJ/
In another recent project, Wendy's custom instrumental slide guitar work provides a musical response to watercolors of artist and friend Robin Whitfield. Watch and listen on Robin's Facebook page:
In September 2020 Wendy created a backing soundtrack for a piece aired at the 2020 Tennessee Williams festival in Clarksdale with Oxford's Alice Walker in the role of Blanche.
Her first original instrumental slide guitar theme song was produced in May 2020, for Hill Country TV Network New Albany Mississippi for an ongoing segment featuring farming, gardening and the outdoors "Talking Tomatoes."