Your Communities. Your Traditions. Your Folklife.
Northwest Folklife aims to strengthen our communities through arts and culture. This calendar brings together our greater community’s events and gatherings. Here, you will find events ranging from cultural celebrations to music and dance performances and traditional gatherings.
Together, we can continue to celebrate the rich arts, cultures, and traditions that thrive in the greater Pacific Northwest.
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Jacqueline Schwab solo piano house concert
April 19, 2014 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm$15
Ken Burns PBS Documentary Artist
Solo Piano House Concert
Sat. April 19th, 2014 at 7:30 PM at a North Seattle Home near Lake City
Schwab will perform her arrangements of and improvisiations on vintage American heart songs and dance tunes from Stephen Foster to Billie Holiday, Celtic airs and dance tunes, and waltzes from her new solo recording True Blue Waltz (Venezuelan, blues, Celtic, French, English country dance, and more). Director Ken Burns says, “Jacqueline Schwab brings more feeling and intensity to music than anyone I know. Her playing is insistent, physical, heartfelt and … unusually moving.” Schwab has performed on over a dozen of Burns’ documentaries, including his Grammy award-winning Civil War, his Emmy award-winning Baseball, Lewis and Clark, Mark Twain, The War, The National Parks, and Dust Bowl.
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