BY PEARL RUNNING DEER
Music is an important part of movies and TV shows. The music rhythm enhances what you see, and enjoy. One of the most important parts of Dressage is the music. Without the rhythm, the partnership between the horse and rider doesn’t have as big of an impact. It’s the same in movies and television shows.
Lately, western TV shows are making an impression on viewers. Enter Lance and Lea, a country music duo. Both are avid horse lovers and use them in their videos. Texas native, Lance Kotara, and Colorado native, LeAnna Kaufman, enjoy life and bring joy and love to the world. It was no surprise the two songwriters would find each other in Nashville, forming the duo Lance and Lea.
Their first album “There Goes My Heart,” was produced Grammy award-winning producer, Paul Worley, and released in late 2018. Their music has garnered airplay in the UK, Ireland, and Music City, Nashville Tennessee. The duo already has an award under their belt, winning “New Artist Of The Year” at the 2019 iHeart Radio Rocky Mountain Country Music Awards in Colorado. “There Goes My Heart” was also nominated for Album Of The Year at the 2020 iHeart Radio RMCMA’s.
In 2020, the duo raised over $16K…