Sweetbird

Friday, September 11, 2015
Event Title: Sweetbird
  • Region: British Columbia
  • Venue / Location: PAL Studio Theatre and Patio, 581 Cardero Street, Vancouver
  • Time: 8:00pm
  • Price: $10-20 ($5 Dollar discount for members)
  • Genre: --
  • External Link: http://www.nowsociety.org
Description:

Join us on the 8th floor of PAL Studio Theatre and Patio for the fall NOW Society Concert on September 11, 2015 at 8pm.

Guest Artists:
Peggy Lee - cello
Tony Wilson - guitar

New works by:
Ron Samworth
Tony Wilson
Jill Townsend
Lisa Cay Miller

NOW ensemble:
JP Carter - trumpet
Mike Brown - bass clarinet
Ron Samworth - guitar
Chad MacQuarrie - guitar
Lisa Cay Miller - piano
Paul Blaney - bass
Bernie Arai - drums

New works by Ron Samworth, Tony Wilson, Jill Townsend and Lisa Cay Miller celebrate enduring spirits and beautiful souls with songs for Ross Taggart, Ron Samworth, Kenny Wheeler, Claude Ranger and Lincoln Nordstrand.

Vancouver’s hidden gem, the Pal Studio Theatre and patio and will provide the backdrop for the music and community gathering.

20% of the proceeds from this concert will be donated to the BC Cancer Society with opportunities for additional donations.

That time of year thou mayst in me behold
When yellow leaves, or none, or few, do hang
Upon those boughs which shake against the cold,
Bare ruined choirs, where late the sweet birds sang.

From Shakespeare’s Sonnet #73

TICKETS: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/sweetbird-tickets-18232508925

NOW Society gratefully acknowledges the support of our funders, sponsors, and partners:

Canada Council for the Arts, City of Vancouver, Gramma Publications, and BC Cancer Society.