The Sunday Haiku Milieu Club
HAIKU MILIEU images and haiku by Jenny Bienemann
With a mission to find the extraordinary in the everyday, Jenny Bienemann is an award-winning singer-songwriter with six albums to her credit. Her songs have been featured in TV, film, and theatre.
She is also a published author, the poet and visual artist behind the Haiku Milieu series which includes three books, an audiobook, a soundtrack, the Sunday Haiku Milieu Email Club, the Haiku Milieu YouTube channel, and a concert series of songs inspired by Haiku Milieu.
There have been 15 Haiku Milieu Concerts at venues throughout Chicagoland including FitzGerald's, Hey Nonny, Uncommon Ground and more. Artists from more than 15 states have participated, and more than 300 songs have inspired by her haiku – so far! Live performances and artist videos of Haiku Milieu songs are captured on the Haiku Milieu YouTube channel.
She teaches classes and workshops, including her multi-week series "Bringing Your Songs To Life," "Song (W)ripening" and "CREATE" at places like Old Town School of Folk Music, Lamb's Retreat for Songwriters, and high schools and colleges. She has also created two meditations, CREATE and BUILD that she shares online and are continually evolving.
More information at jennybienemann.com, haikumilieu.art and @haikumilieu on YouTube.