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November 15, 2014 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Funny Females of Folk
Vail Theatre of the Arts
Funny Females of Folk concert featuring Cheryl Wheeler, Christine Lavin, Cosy Sheridan, and Claudia Nygaard. Four of the funniest female singer/songwriters on the national folk circuit join forces to put on a special concert that is sure to keep you laughing.
Cheryl Wheeler is a gifted songwriter with a beautiful voice, and she is a natural storyteller with a fantastic sense of humor. Her songs have been covered by artists as diverse as Dan Seals, Peter Paul & Mary, Kenny Loggins, Garth Brooks, Suzy Bogguss, Melanie, Bette Midler, Maura O’Connell, Sylvia, Kathy Mattea, and Holly Near.
Christine Lavin lives in New York and has recorded 20 albums and won a ton of awards, including the Backstage Bistro Award for Best NYC Singer/Songwriter of the Year and the Kate Wolf Memorial Award.
Cosy Sheridan has won songwriting contests at the Kerrville Folk Festival and the Telluride Bluegrass Festival. She has released 8 CD’s, produced a one-woman play, and co-founded the Moab Folk Camp.
Claudia Nygaard is a former Nashville Music Row songwriter and Kerrville Newfolk winner. Her latest CD “Let the Storm Roll In” rose to the coveted #1 position on the Roots Country Chart and #8 on the Folk DJ Chart, with every one of her self-penned compositions receiving airplay.
Website links and videos of all four musicians are available on the VTOTA website.