Friday, January 04, 2013

jan 24 | your people are my people | diane tucker

A night of music and poetry based on the art of Judith Fischer, featuring our friend (and artist advisor!), Diane Tucker.

Thursday January 24th, 2013
Music and Poetry inspired by the art of Judith Fischer: “Your People are My People”

Location: Jewish Community Centre, Gallery Room
950 West 41st Ave, Vancouver
Free Admission. Everyone is welcome

Dennis E. Bolen will host the evening with music by singer/songwriter, Harriet Frostand poetry, inspired by the paintings by Judith Fischer in her exhibit Your People are My People.

Featured poets: Timothy Shay, Mary Duffy, Diane Tucker, Heidi Greco, Renée Sarojini Saklikar and Taslim Jaffer.

Harriet Frost is a Vancouver-based independent singer songwriter. Strikingly original in her song writing, her listeners find themselves captivated by her commanding voice and distinctive melodic sensibility. Rooted in a folk rock tradition she invites shades of gypsy jazz and pop underpinnings into the mix. Frost's music explores political landscapes, personal dreamscapes and life's panoply of disappointments and joys. Harriet’s musical journey began in Montreal where she wrote and performed throughout her high school and college years. A pivotal move to Israel brought her to the international stage where she had the opportunity to work with various artists staging shows to promote peace in Israeli and Palestinian communities. Vancouver is home where while raising a family, she continues to compose and perform her eclectic fusion of folk inspired music. Working with Vancouver’s most notable musicians, Harriet's critically acclaimed CD Random Days can be heard on CBC AM and FM Radio and public & college radio stations across North America.

Word Whips are presented by the Sidney and Gertrude Zack Gallery in collaboration with Pandora’s Collective.

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