The Jammin Divas bring their stunning three part harmonies overlaid on guitar, flute and double bass to the amazing acoustics of the 1892 Earlville Opera House on Friday the 27th of June at 8 pm.
Local community members will get a chance to Meet the Divas at a free Meet & Greet at the Barge Canal Coffee House in Hamilton, NY the night before at 7 pm on Thursday, June 26th. The events are generously sponsored by the Poolville Country Store with media sponsor WSKG Public TV and Radio.
The Jammin Divas are Aoife Clancy (IRE) Grammy Nominee with Cherish the Ladies, Nicole Zuraitis (USA), Kath Buckell (AUS), Hadar Noiberg flutist (ISR) and Craig Akin (USA) on Bass. They blend stunning renditions of traditional and contemporary original folk music and elements of improvisation from around the world. The Jammin’ Divas draw the audience into an experience that transcends three continents history by sharing songs and stories of how each country culturally influences and enriches one another.
“Captivating, sexy, passionate, enchanting! These four women had us eating out of the palm of their hands. Four cultures entwined in contemporary song which tickled and delighted us all. Originating from across the globe, each woman brought their own unique style and genre to the mix.” The Fix
Join us for what the Providence Phoenix described as “an inspiring night” with this international supergroup on Friday, June 27th! “Their harmonies are divine, and the songs contain enticing elements from the various cultural backgrounds.”
Tickets are available online or by calling EOH at $19, $17 EOH members, $14 students. Premium seating in the first 4 rows. This concert is a member special event. EOH members may contact the EOH for details about bringing free guests who have never been to the EOH before! EOH will be providing up to 50 free tickets through the Madison Community Action Program. The EOH Theater is wheelchair-accessible with a ramp and a lift.
During your visit, take advantage of the exhibits in the three EOH Art Galleries, the Artisan’s Gift Shop featuring New York artists as well as the homemade desserts in the EOH Arts Café! Delicious refreshments will be available before the show and during intermission, including hot and cold drinks. For more information, or to reserve your seats, call 315-691-3550 or order online at http://www.earlvilleoperahouse.com. The Opera House is located at 18 East Main Street, in Earlville, NY.
This tour of the Jammin Divas is made possible by a grant from Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation with support for the National Endowment for the Arts!
EOH events are made possible, in part, with public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature, and through the generosity of EOH members.