SongBird North - Where Writers Sing and Tell (Formerly "Bluebird North")
On Feb. 4, Vancouvers longest-running songwriters showcase brightens up the grey days of fall with another evening of eclectic and inspiring live music! SongBird North producer Shari Ulrich hosts writers from Central Canada - Toronto's Jon Brooks, Ottawa's Lynne Hanson, and another gem from the capital city - Lynn Miles. Audiences can expect great songs, great stories, and unique insights into the creative processall in an intimate acoustic atmosphere that brings performers and listeners together, up close and personal with the music.
SongBird North: Where Writers Sing and Tell is produced by Shari Ulrich for the Songwriters Association of Canada. The SAC gratefully acknowledges the support of the SOCAN Foundation. For more information on the SACs mandate, activities and membership programs, please visit www.songwriters.ca.
BACKGROUND: Since 1995, SongBird North (formerly Bluebird North) has been a mainstay in Vancouver for songwriters from across the continent, as a bi-monthly showcase that features four talented singer/songwriters of widely varying styles, on stage together, taking turns playing their own original songs and sharing stories with one another and the audience about their work. The series has toured nationally, and has established itself in several other Canadian cities. Vancouver remains its longest-standing host city. www.songwriters.ca
BIOS TO COME
SHARI ULRICH (Host / Producer)
Shari's 45-year career from Pied Pumkin through The Hometown Band and on as a solo artist and multi-instrumentalist has led to 25 albums, including collaborations with Bill Henderson and Roy Forbes (UHF), Barney Bentall & Tom Taylor (BTU), and the bluegrass band The High Bar Gang. Her work has garnered several Juno Award nominations and two statues, induction into the BC Entertainment Hall of Fame, a 2014 Canadian Folk Music Award for English Songwriter of the Year, and the most fun making music a girl could ask for. Her passion for songwriters sharing a stage has led her to produce the Bluebird North/SongBird North series for the SAC for over 23 years, both locally and nationally. Her June 2019 solo release of Back To Shore on Borealis Records has been added to folk charts throughout North America to great reviews. www.shariulrich.com
The Roundhouse (View)
181 Roundhouse Mews
Vancouver, BC V6Z 2W3
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