Lizzy Hoyt - New Lady on the Prairie at The Dream Cafe
New Lady On The Prairie
Lizzy Hoyt Music
Friday, December 8th
Doors 6pm Show 8pm
Acclaimed songwriter, Lizzy Hoyt is one of Canada’s most powerful Celtic-folk artists. Known for bringing Canadian history to life with her music, her songs like “Vimy Ridge”, “White Feather”, and “New Lady on the Prairie” have garnered awards and nominations while also connecting strongly with audiences across the country. In 2013, Lizzy was awarded the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal by the Governor General of Canada for her outstanding contribution to commemorating Canadian veterans and Vimy Ridge history through music.
Program: New Lady on the Prairie
Lizzy delivers a high-energy, diverse and engaging concert that features a mix of her original award-winning songs with some traditional repertoire, new arrangements of one or two covers, and a selection of lively instrumentals! Lizzy Hoyt have recently been selected to present a showcase in Vancouver at Pacific Contact in March 2017.
“Hoyt’s mastery of the fiddle seems effortless. Her chatter is engaging and her songwriting seems to flow from her soul.”
– Roger Holmes
“The expertise displayed by each musician is jaw-dropping and it’s matched by their sensitivity and taste… Lizzy Hoyt displays equal mastery of the fiddle, harp and guitar, complemented by an otherworldly voice. To top it off, she comes across as a truly natural and relaxed, people loving performer.”
– Jim Sinclair