Marle Thomson is a story teller. Personal stories that are universal at the same time and therefore very recognizable. Her songs deal with themes such as the courage to show vulnerability, the processing of loss, self-acceptance and the courage to let go, without becoming heavy. There is always hope and room for a new beginning. Her voice and songs contain deep layering, a mix of strength and fragility. Or a so-called "saudade" a sense of desire and melancholy, which her audience is touched by.
Based in Amsterdam, The Netherlands Marle Thomson is a singer and songwriter, influenced by indie folk pop, r&b and jazz. Brought up in a musical family she started to play the violin at a young age and joined the gospel choir in church. After high school Marle was accepted at the Conservatorium van Amsterdam, to study vocals. During her studies she won the Jazz Talent Foundation award (Mathilde Santing Award). She further honed her skills by taking vocal classes in New York City.