The Hudson Valley Folk Guild Presents

The Hudson Valley Folk Guild Presents

“Beyond a Simple Folk Song”

Sunday afternoon, Sept 23rd, at 2pm

Cunneen-Hackett Arts Center 12 Vassar St, Poughkeepsie, NY

Tickets: $10 at the door & $8 in advance via this mailing only.

* Herstorians – Pat Lamanna and Sharleen Leahey are the Herstorians and will trace the history of the women’s suffrage movement through original and contemporary songs of struggle and triumph.

* Neil Okeson – will premiere Mdme. Olivia Toulon, an original song cycle about a fictional woman who lived in Paris in the early 1940’s. The character of Olivia is depicted as a chanteuse who endured Nazi occupation.

* Kevin Becker – has arranged songs written by four very creative women songwriters: Lori Cassels, Pat Lamanna, Jane March and Lu Anne Martucci.

* Helen Avakian – Helen’s program will include extraordinary instrumental arrangements as well as her own original material which will include some of her award-winning fingerstyle compositions and arrangements.

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TO RESERVE ADVANCE TICKETS AT $8 PER PERSON ($10 at the door), please fill out the following information & send your check made payable to Hudson Valley Folk Guild to: HVFG, P.O. Box F, Poughkeepsie, NY 12602