This is my place online
Welcome to the website of Canadian-born singer/songwriter Norm Strauss. Always artful and insightful, you have come to the right place if you are looking for authentic music.
Take a look around. Read some blogs, watch some video. Find out when and where the gigs are on the gigs page. Let me know what you think.
Have you been writing songs but have never recorded a CD? Are you looking for mentoring in songwriting and crafting your sound? Check out my producers page. It's much easier than you think.
WHAT COULD BE BETTER THAN A FREE SONG?
NEW CD! Now available for download.
"Full-blooded musician!"-Stefanie Kloss-Lead singer 'Silbermond (SlilverMoon) Voice of Germany coach.
As the first tones filled the room with warmth, the text and music of this Canadian musician went straight to the heart. Some people were smiling, many were moved to tears. Lisa Klaus-Spektrum Leben Magazine Germany.
Gilli Moon-SongsAlive Los Angeles
Authentic and from the heart
Grenchener Daily News (Switzerland)
Norm's intelligent songwriting style and intricate capabilities as a guitar player and all around musician shine through in his words, music, and especially his live performance. One of my favorites, a must see!" - Angus Wilson. Legacy Guitar and Coffee house Cochrane Alberta.
You will find out how spiritual music can be.
Pep Estrada-Vamp Club Palma Mallorca
Great entertainment. Super Music. Pure Emotion.
Bettina Knauer-Max 30 Augsberg Germany
.. draws the audience in to what is ultimately more than just a folk music concert.
LudwigsburgerKulturKeller, Ludwigsburg Germany
Enthusiastic concert goers were treated to a warm and inspiring evening of fine storytelling and excellent music from the Canadian artist Norm Strauss. Many thanks to a unique artist of world class!"
Marcus Mike Stelz, Mike's Music Store, "The Acoustic Lounge"