What: “Absolute Unplugged” with Suzannah Doyle (piano) and Kristin Latham (bass)
plus special guests The Dots
When: Sat. May 26 and Sun. May 27, 7:30 p.m.
Where: ArtCentric, 700 SW Madison, Corvallis
Tickets: $10, available at Grass Roots Books
Contact: Julie Williams, 541.207.2219
“Absolute Unplugged” at ArtCentric
On Saturday, May 26 and Sunday, May 27, at 7:30 p.m. at ArtCentric,
700 SW Madison, join Absolute and friends for an evening of music and
fun. Absolute Unplugged features Absolute’s signature five-voice a
capella sounds along with jazzy, torch, rock, plain-old-silly
surprises featuring pianist Suzannah Doyle and bassist Kristin Latham.
Special guests The Dots, a Corvallis High School a capella ensemble,
will open both concerts.
Absolute—Robin Patterson, Micki Reaman, Shelley Willis, Julie
Williams, and Elizabeth Wyatt—believes in the power of harmony and in
music with a message. They blend vocal harmonies in performance to
weave a musical tapestry that will lift your spirit and arouse your
heart. Their music ranges from South African freedom songs to
contemporary folk music, from doo-wop to choral arrangements, from
create unique arrangements of contemporary music to original
compositions by Absolute members and other local musicians. Their
performances will take you from the familiar and silly to the poignant
Absolute has performed at an Amnesty International event at Oregon
State University, at OSU’s Summer Folk & Celtic Music Series, at da
Vinci Days, for the City of Corvallis’ MLK Celebration, with Jubilate!
The Women’s Choir of Corvallis, and at private house parties,
weddings, and memorial services. Absolute produced and opened a Judy
Fjell concert in Corvallis and created a commissioned program for
ArtCentric in conjunction with a 9/11 Memorial Tapestry exhibition.
Tickets for Absolute Unplugged are $10 and are available at Grass
Roots Books and Music, 227 SW 2nd, Corvallis. For more information,