The Lane Arts Council will be marking its 40th year of supporting the arts in Lane County with an anniversary celebration at the 5th Street Market in Eugene, OR on September 16 – and Halie Loren will be one of the featured musical guests for this special event (performing with featured pianist Torrey Newhart)! The event runs from 6 to 9 pm at the 5th Street Market’s International Cafés, and will also include the unveiling of an art installation by Kate Ali & Robin Seloover, an interactive art activity with teaching artist Jessilyn Brinkerhoff, and performance by electric violinist Cullen Vance. Hors d’oeuvres provided. Please RSVP to Lane Arts Council at 541-485-2278 or firstname.lastname@example.org.Lane Arts Council 40th Anniversary Celebration Friday, September 16; 6:00 – 9:00 pm 5th Street Market (International Cafes), Eugene, OR Call 541-485-2278 for more info.
On August 14, Halie Loren will perform at the Britt Festival in Jacksonville, OR, joining the Britt Orchestra as the featured vocalist for the much-anticipated 2016 Symphony Pops Concert. Original symphonic arrangements of evocative songs spanning numerous genres – including pieces from the American Songbook, romantic latin jazz, classic pop, and Loren’s own compositions – brought to life by a 90 piece orchestra beneath the Southern Oregon stars… it’s going to be a splendid musical evening! Loren and the Britt Orchestra will be joined by pianist/arranger Matt Treder for this can’t-miss concert event. Tickets go quickly, and they are available now at www.brittfest.org/performances/symphonypops16
Halie Loren will be performing some super-sized shows this summer!
On July 3rd, the 8-member “Halie Loren Birthday Band” will be playing the headline set at Art and the Vineyard (Alton Baker Park, Eugene, OR) from 8 to 9:30! She will be joined by Matt Treder on keys, Sean Peterson on bass, Brian West on drums, Rob Birdwell on trumpet, Idit Shner on saxophone, William Seiji Marsh on guitar, and Daniel Gallo on guitar… they’ve got a swingin’, soulful, electric set planned for this favorite annual Oregon festival! More info at www.artandthevineyard.org
On August 14, Halie Loren will perform as the featured vocalist with the Britt Orchestra (and joined by pianist/arranger Matt Treder) for the Britt Festival’s 2016 Pops Symphony concert in Jacksonville, OR! Featuring fresh and exciting symphonic arrangements of Loren originals, jazz standards, and pop tunes on a gorgeous summer evening… Tickets available now at www.brittfest.org/performances/symphonypops16
An evening of two musical acts back-to-back, both featuring vocalist Halie Loren – as jazz singer/songwriter with her quartet and as the lead vocalist and pianist of halie and the moon! The event is a fundraiser for the “Entertain the Future!” capital campaign to expand and enhance theNewport Performing Arts Center.
Halie’s song “Yellow Bird” is featured on this week’s installment (episode #385) of the award-winning Women of Substance music podcast! You can listen in to the half hour show of curated music at WOSradio.com, or on iTunesHERE.
Halie Loren will be performing as part of the 2016 Portland Jazz Festival (PDX Jazz Fest) this Friday, February 19! Catch her and her quartet (Torrey Newhart – piano; Mark Schneider – bass; Brian West – drums) at the ArtBar in the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall building in downtown Portland from 11 pm – 1 am!
Read more about the performance and the full span of this year’s festival at www.pdxjazz.com
In other Oregon performances news, Loren’s concert on February 25 at The Jazz Station (Eugene, OR) is now sold-out. Stay tuned for news other performances around Oregon coming soon!
Halie Loren returns to Japan for a 12-concert tour this April!
Loren, along with long-time bandmembers Matt Treder (piano), Mark Schneider (bass), and Brian West (drums), will be touring in support of her new live album “LIVE AT COTTON CLUB”, a Japan-only release through JVC Kenwood/Victor Entertainment (coming out on February 17).
Tickets go on sale TODAY for the string of shows… details below:
Halie will be interviewed by Guy Zinger from AdoreJazz.com (based in the Netherlands), streaming online at http://www.1.fm/station/ajazz – streaming on the following days/times:
US time: Thursday, February 11 at 8 pm PST
Japan time: Wednesday, February 10 at 8 pm Japan time (3 am PST)
Central Europe time: Monday, February 15 at 9 pm GMT (1:00 PST)
Every Sunday, hear an ENTIRE HOUR of Halie Loren songs on IndieRadioMusic.com during the “Halie Loren’s Jazz Hour” broadcast at 9 pm EST/7 pm PST/12 pm (Monday) Japan Time.
And MORE coming soon!
In other radio news…
Halie Loren is part of a new band, halie and the moon, and their music will be featured on the podcasts of Women of Substance Radio! The first (#304) will air on Tuesday, January 19 – listen in here: www.WOSPodcast.com. halie and the moon will again be featured on a WoS Podcast (#309) on January 26! Also, a regular segment featuring halie and the moon will begin airing on IndieRadioMusic.com in the near future as well… more details coming soon!
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Time: 7:00pm.Admission: $65/$45/$35/$25.Age restrictions: All Ages.Box office: 317.275.1169.Address:121 Monument Circle, Suite 516.Venue phone: 317.275.1169.“Loren has something to say and her voice is as attractive and intoxicating as anything.” – All About Jazz
Internationally-acclaimed jazz chanteuse Halie Loren has been described as “pure magic” by All About Jazz and “the next big thing among jazz vocalists” by Jazz Times. Her critically-acclaimed newest (and eighth) album Butterfly Blue, was featured on this year’s Grammy ballot. Her performance at The Cabaret will feature pianist Matt Treder and bassist Sean Peterson.
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