Songwriters Night with Avi Wisnia, Amanda Duncan, Ian Flanigan, and Andrea Carlson
Aaron Nathans and Avi Wisnia host Songwriters Night, a residency showcasing some of the best local and touring songwriters. On the first Thursday of every month, come experience a unique night of songs, storytelling and collaboration in this intimate listening room environment. May's concert event features Avi Wisnia, Amanda Duncan, Ian Flanigan and Andrea Carlson, presented in the round.
About Avi Wisnia:
Award-winning Philly singer-songwriter Avi Wisnia presents an eclectic mix of refreshingly original songs and inventive covers, finding inspiration in Brazilian bossa nova, acoustic American folk, 1950s west-coast jazz and contemporary pop. Wisnias clever lyrics give a knowing nod to his contemporaries, while his smooth vocals and deft piano skills assure you that this is truly something new. He has performed in prestigious venues around the world from the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York City to The Kennedy Center in Washington, DC to concerts in Poland, Japan and Brazil. His latest single Sky Blue Sky was recorded via satellite between Philadelphia and Brazil, winning recognition from the Philadelphia Songwriters Project and Mid-Atlantic Song Contest. In addition to being a performing songwriter, Wisnia has also given a TED talk and performed with The Moth storytellers. For more information visit www.aviwisnia.com.
About Amanda Duncan:
Amanda Duncan's singular goal in life is to bring music into this world that makes people a little happier than they were before pressing play. Ever the proud tech geek, Duncan engineered a majority of her upcoming album and personally designs all of her own graphics and animation work. She has opened for artists including Dierks Bentley, Lindsey Stirling, Eric Hutchinson and more. If you feel like you've been stranded on a desert island of boring music, Amanda Duncan is the party boat that has come to your rescue. For more information visit www.amandaduncan.com.
About Ian Flanigan:
Ian Flanigan inspires a nostalgic sentiment akin to wistful escapism emotional without being weepy, vulnerable without being pitiful, and conceptual while still remaining relatable (Gallagher, SUNY editorial). Flanigan's sound is an eclectic blend of progressive folk and percussive finger style is reminiscent of the road less traveled, paved with poignant lyrical truths of his past. Local to upstate New York, Flanigan's songwriting features husky vocals and evocative lyrics that highlight the rural landscapes of his compositions. Each song serenades the unity of life and an affinity for atonement, a sound thats provocative and familiar. Flanigan is a celebrated Kerrville Grassy Hill New Folk Festival finalist and a Falcon Ridge Folk Emerging Artist. Flanigan has had the pleasure of sharing stages with Corey Glover, Sean Rowe, The Pedrito Martinez Group, Session Americana, Chris Knight and Dwight Yoakam. For more information visit www.ianflaniganmusic.com.
About Andrea Carlson:
A sparkling and alluring spirit, Andrea Carlson singer, composer and guitarist warms hearts everywhere with her own brand of retro jazz, swing, blues and roots music. The easy popularity of her sound shows in her active and far-reaching touring schedule. Based in Philadelphia, Carlson has performed in a dozen states and as many countries, including six seasons at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. A multi-award winning songwriter, Carlson is also the band leader of Andrea Carlson and the Love Police. For more information visit www.andreacarlsonmusic.com.
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Ardmore, PA 19003
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