Tribute to Classic Blues Queens
Live Blues Music
When: Saturday, Sept. 15, 2007, 8:30 p.m.
Where: Earl Warren Showgrounds, 3400 Calle Real, Santa Barbara
Cost: $10 - $30
Age limit: Not available
Singer Maria Muldaur, known for her hit "Midnight at the Oasis," is an expert in many musical genres from bluegrass, folk, jazz, gospel and blues. Her recent trilogy of recordings on the Stony Plain label, featuring material by her musical heroines, the classic blues queens from the 20's through the 40's, has garnered two Grammy and five Blues Music Award nominations and has been riding high on the charts.
Her Santa Barbara stop is part of a national tour promoting the most recent release Naughty, Bawdy & Blue. The show will feature songs by the likes of Bessie Smith, Memphis Minnie, Victoria Spivey, Alberta Hunter, Sippie Wallace, and others.
Discounts on tickets are available for students. Please visit the website or call for more info.
Event posted Sept. 4, 2007
Last updated Jan. 11, 2010