Audience members can choose their own adventure: purchase a ticket for 5 or more fall shows and receive 15% off. Tickets are available at calgaryfolkfest.com.
The new initiative, Folk U, introduces youth to all aspects of presenting and performing a professional music performance. Instruction includes sound mixing and stage management, collaboration, arranging and songwriting tips, and open mic performance opportunities following each educational program.
We Go Home, Cohen's upcoming fifth album, highlights keenly observed songs in his strong baritone with beautiful instrumentation.
St. John celebrates the release of his third,
Jazz YYC presents Illumin8 - Rubim de
Rubim - who penned the theme song for CBC Radio's Tonic - will showcase work from his new CD
Kirby Sewell Band Sept. 21
BIG/Alberta Culture Days
Celebrate Alberta Culture Days with local theatre, live performances, film and art: vendors, kid-friendly activities, food trucks and a beer garden.
Folk U kickoff reception
Session announcements and musical performance.
We're answering the universal cry for advice assistance with HELP!, the chance to seek real life, funny and irreverent advice from a panel of semi-distinguished life-livers: star of CBC's Heartland and community activist
Mixing the heartfelt angst of a singer/songwriter with the cocky brashness of a garage rocker,
Their "folk pop-grass" is characterized by a reverence for old country and bluegrass, plus rhythmic melodies, unpretentious songs, soaring vocal harmonies and a fun-loving stage demeanor.
The Campbell Brothers perform A Love Supreme
The electrifying Campbell Brothers celebrate and interpret the 50th anniversary of Coltrane's seminal A Love Supreme.
Her timeless sound evokes the scent of a BBQ smoker, the swelter of a juke joint and a small town sweaty barn dance.
Nov. 20- panelists tba. Cold Specks Nov. 29. SAIT's Gateway
Her songs' vibrant textures and brooding atmospheres tint her ruminant lyricism and emotionally resonant 'doom soul.'
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Matt Olah403-233-0904 firstname.lastname@example.org Source: Calgary Folk Music Festival