Laurie Lewis and the Right Hands perform May 3 at the CVIC Hall in Minden

Laurie Lewis and the Right Hands

The Carson Valley Arts Council presents Laurie Lewis and the Right Hands in concert on May 3 at the CVIC Hall in Minden. This will be the last concert in the 2018-2019 Concert Series.

Grammy Award-winning musician Laurie Lewis is internationally renowned as a singer, songwriter, fiddler, bandleader, producer and educator. She was a founding member of the Good Ol’ Persons and the Grant Street String Band and has performed and recorded since 1986 with her musical partner, mandolinist Tom Rozum. Laurie has twice been voted IBMA’s Female Vocalist of the Year and has won the respect and admiration of her peers.

Since her debut in 1986, Laurie has recorded nearly 20 albums in a number of musical formats. Her latest album with her band the Right Hands (Tom Rozum, Brandon Godman, Patrick Sauber, and Sam Grisman), The Hazel and Alice Sessions album, was nominated for the Best Bluegrass Recording Grammy in 2017.

“One of the contemporary acoustic music scene’s most skilled and enduring performers.” – Acoustic Guitar

“Singer-songwriter Laurie Lewis has long been a purveyor of some of the most artful and sophisticated folk and bluegrass music.” – Relix

“Whatever country music is supposed to be, she’s at the center of it.” – Utah Phillips

The 7 pm concert at the CVIC Hall featuring Laurie Lewis and the Right Hands will be a high energy evening of music and dance you don’t want to miss!  Doors open at 6 pm. Tickets are $22 in advance; $26 at the door; and kids under 18 are free. Tickets may be purchased online at www.cvartscouncil.com, by phone at 775-782-8207, at the Copeland Cultural Arts Center, 1572 US Hwy 395, Minden, or at the Douglas County Community Center.

Check out Laurie Lewis’s music and videos on her website at www.laurielewis.com.

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