Witness an electrifying collision of Nashville and Newfoundland as we embark on an acoustic live music extravaganza, dedicated to celebrating the indomitable spirit of women and their soul-stirring melodies. Featuring: Jamie Floyd, Karla Pilgrim, Sherry Ryan, Corrine Champigny and your host Eddi Kenny.
Dive deep into the hearts and minds of these awe-inspiring women as they unveil the untold stories that lie within their captivating compositions. Feel the raw emotions that inspired these remarkable songs, as they pour their souls out on stage.
In her Canadian debut, Jamie Floyd comes straight from the heart of Nashville. This two time Grammy-nominated independent songwriter and recording artist will grace our stage for the very first time. Jamie has written songs recorded by Kelly Clarkson, Kesha, Brian Wilson of The Beach Boys, Miranda Lambert, Ronnie Dunn and many more.
Karla Pilgrim has opened multiple sold out shows for country music superstar Tim McGraw and is a three time MusicNL award winner.
Sherry Ryan has been named ‘St. John’s answer to Lucinda Williams,’ and compared to John Prine for “reeling you in with her heartfelt stories and a hint of humour.”
Nashville singer-songwriter Corrine Champigny combines her depth of knowledge of spirituality and yoga with a lifelong love of music. Corrine’s angelic voice will bring your soul to new heights. – Deepak Chopra
Join us for an extraordinary evening hosted by the incomparable Eddi Kenny! With a rich background in music and an impressive repertoire, Eddi is not only a celebrated musician but also a renowned Naturopathic Doctor.
Join us for an unforgettable night of the harmonious convergence of Strings and Stories!
Accessibility: This performance space has a ramp that leads to the main door. The main floor of the space, and washroom access are on one level with no stairs. However, this 100-year-old building has some features that may be challenging to navigate, such as some manual doors, and unlevelled floors. For more information about accessibility and inclusion, or to request specific accommodations, contact coordinator Natasha Blackwood at [email protected]
Community Spirit: Donations of food items, and personal care items are graciously accepted at the door for tenants of First Light’s Indigenous-priority affordable housing units.
Oct 11, 2023 - 19:00Location
First Light Centre for Performance and Creativity
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