Three singer-songwriters in the round. Intimate and engaging!
Girls to the Front Songwriters Circle
Featuring Angelique Francis & Danielle Allard
Monday November 21, 2016
Showcasing women in music from Ottawa and beyond each month performing in the round at Irene’s Pub, 885 Bank St. Hosted by Julie Corrigan. Sponsored by CKCU 93.1 FM, RedLeaf Music, and Ottawa Gig Posters
Angelique Francis – angeliquefrancis.net/
Angelique Francis is a versatile and exceptionally gifted young musician with talent that is way beyond her years. This multi-talented, multi-instrumentalist, singer song writer and composer has played some of the biggest venues across Canada and the USA. Angelique first took to the stage at age 7 and ever since then, she’s been wowing audiences across the globe with her stage presence, instrumentals, song writing abilities and her deep textured vocals. Angelique has an insatiable appetite for many different kinds of music, and is known for her eclectic mix of various musical genres including Blues, Soul, folk, Jazz and Rock. Her diversity, passion and love of music can be heard in all of her original compositions.
Danielle Allard – www.danielleallard.com/
Danielle Allard has been performing publicly for over 15 years. She has released two albums, her most recent (Chameleon) being a full length solo record. This year Danielle has had the pleasure of gracing stages at the National Arts Centre, Ottawa Jazz Festival and Calabogie’s Mountain Man Music Festival. She performs regularly at Ottawa’s brand new performance venue Live on Elgin! Apart from her music, she is a community builder, teaching communication at Algonquin College and consulting local emerging artists in social media marketing and business strategy.
Julie Corrigan: www.juliecorrigan.
“I’ll be waiting for you, the wolves will be calling, the skies will still be blue” – Home
Born and raised in the Ottawa Valley, Julie Corrigan is a soulful, country, pop, roots, singer/songwriter hailing from the small town of Shawville Quebec. Her first full length album The Language, recorded in Ottawa at Little Bullhorn Studios with producer Dave Draves (Kathleen Edwards, Howe Gelb) topped the charts at CKCU in 2015. Come here why she’s everyone’s favourite voice!!