Saturday 07.11.2015 - 20:30
Caveau du Sommelier Olten
Lucia Comnes celebrates the diversity of musical cultures from around the world through her singing, songwriting, fiddling, and guitar playing. She is known for her contemporary interpretations of Irish, Balkan, and American folk music, and for her original songs, which reflect her many influences.
Born in San Francisco, Lucia Comnes started her professional career as a vocalist with Kitka – the Oakland-based women’s a cappella vocal ensemble specializing in Balkan/Eastern European folk music. At the same time, she began delving deep into Irish music and studied with many fiddle masters in the U.S. and Ireland. An avid traveler throughout her life, Lucia has studied, visited, and performed in more than 20 countries, including remote parts of Siberia.
Admission: CHF 25.--