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Chelsea offers a variety of music and entertainment services which you will find listed and explained below. For all booking inquiries, contact Diana Lote at Diana@commonthreadent.com

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Musical Performance

Chelsea Hines offers a wide range of musical services. She plays original music and covers of country, gospel, blues, folk, and pop of the vintage and contemporary kind. She collaborates in several different musical projects that range from rock to pop to tribal dance music and performs music as both a solo act and with a full electric rock band. She plays at bars, clubs, theaters, private events and festivals around the world. Her musical offerings include original music, covers, acoustic, rock, country, blues jazz, pop, gospel, tribal and electronica.



Chelsea is an actress based out of New York and New Orleans. She is an actress in film, musical theater, plays and improvised and sketch comedy. She has appeared in TV shows, indie short films, music videos, comedy performances, musicals and plays. She has written, directed and performed in several theatrical productions and has written, directed and acted in short films and music videos around the world. Chelsea is an actress who can shapeshift into any role and is able to pull upon a wide array of skills with musical instruments, dancing, athletics and crafts.

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Chelsea provides ceremonial services to communities worldwide with an open heart  and compassion. Her practice welcomes traditions of the East, the West, the North, the South and

all individual beliefs. She is a licensed wedding officiant by the universal life church and has performed several wedding ceremonies in the state of Louisiana. She works with her clients to curate the best possible ceremony for their needs, is open to creating new traditions with them and works  closely with her clients to understand and respect their beliefs, while bringing her own understanding spiritual understanding openly to the table. She offers in person and virtual services in green funeral care and celebrant services.

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Film Scoring

Chelsea offers film scoring services for television, short film, and full feature length films. She has  a mobile studio where she can record guitar, keys, violin and vocals from virtually anywhere in the world. She has access to professional studios internationally and has a vast and eclectic original music library that can lend itself to any genre of movie. Her style includes, but is not limited to, folk/country, fantasy, shoegaze, rock, abstract sound sampling, tribal beat, and classical and contemporary full orchestral arrangements. She  owns and plays various instruments and collaborates with well respected musicians from all over.

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Violin Lessons

Chelsea Hines offers violin lessons in group class settings and to individuals for one on one instruction over zoom. She has been playing violin for 20 years and teaching for 10. She has taught children in schools, churches and has worked one on one with students of every age and ability. She focuses on posture, technique, music theory, improvisation and music chi.


Vocal Coaching

Chelsea Hines offers vocal lessons in group class settings and individuals for one on one instruction via zoom. She has developed her own teaching technique that works with breath, present body activation and proper care for the throat and vocal chords.  Her technique explores  stretching, movement and channeling to find the students own true voice. She offers coaching to songwriters and performers to find the best phrasing, breathing patterns and stage persona to fit their particular music style and audience.