Karl Bertrand is a songwriter, guitarist, and producer hailing from Saratoga Springs, NY. Through a continuous immersion in the local and regional music community, he's cultivated a large repertoire of original and cover music; equal parts folk, jam, bluegrass, and jazz.
Karl is continuously recording and releasing new material. Since 2019 he's released 11 studio albums; some full of his flagship songwriting, others comprised of soothing ambient compositions. He's also played a role in producing a number of his friends, creating tracks in and around his studio space in Glens Falls, NY.
Karl adores performing and frequently plays bars, breweries, and restaurants -mostly around the Upstate New York area. He plays in a variety of forms, from solo shows to duos and trios to a huge band of eight talented folks! Check out the live performance page to see what's on the horizon and catch a show!