Tue, Mar 07 Frankie's
STRONG WOMEN, STRONG MUSIC supporting Atira Women's Resource Society, Mar 7
Time 8:00 pm
In celebration of International Women’s Day join us on the 6th, 7th and 8th of March for the 11th annual Strong Women Strong Music concert series, featuring West Coast’s most prominent women jazz musicians singing up support for Enterprising Women Making Art (EWMA), a program of Atira Women’s Resource Society. With vocalists Karin Plato, Jennifer Hayes and Natasha D’Agostino with pianist Lisa Miller, bassist Sydney Tough and saxophonist Karen Graves. Sweet, Soulful, and Swingin’ solos, duets and ensemble songs... Revel in the voices and music of these talented artists while investing in the soul and spirit of the Downtown Eastside, where EWMA helps art and empowerment bloom. One hundred percent of all proceeds will go to EWMA. For more than thirteen years EWMA has provided safe, income-generating opportunities for women in the Downtown Eastside free from exploitation, abuse and other vulnerabilities.