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 contue to celebrate the rich arts, cultures, and traditions that thrive in the greater Pacific Northwest.
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Moira Smiley in Concert
March 31 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm$10 – $22
Seattle Folklore Society presents Moira Smiley in concert.
Hypnotizing, haunting, beautiful, and pleasantly eccentric singer.
If you have not heard Moira Smiley before, you are in for a delightful evening! You may have heard her perform as part of the Jayme Stone Folklife Project at SFS on February 24th. Her solo show is not to be missed!
Moira is a Singer and Composer who creates and performs new work for voices. She is a musical polyglot, and vocal shape-shifter and her voice and compositions are heard on feature films, BBC & PBS television programs, NPR, and on more than 60 albums. She accompanies herself with banjo, accordion, piano and percussive movement, and when she’s not leading her own group, Moira Smiley & VOCO, Moira has toured with Indie artist tUnE-yArDs, Irish super-group, Solas, The Lomax Project and Billy Childs Laura Nyro Re-Imagined.
Her album….Unzip the Horizon is simply an astonishing piece of work on every level.
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Brown Paper Tickets: https://MoiraSmileySeattle.brownpapertickets.com
Tickets are $20/$18/$10 in advance on Brown Paper Tickets and with no service charge at previous SFS concerts. SFS and Phinney members receive the member rate. Tickets are $2 additional at the door. 1-800-838-3006. Doors open 30 minutes before the show. Phinney Center Concert Hall, Brick Building.