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Maya DeVitry & Courtney Hartman

January 30 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Former frontwomen of The Stray Birds and Della Mae join forces for a night of transcendent lyrics and musicianship.

Two songwriters fully attuned to their inner and outer world join forces for a night of transcendent lyrics and musicianship. Formerly of The Stray Birds, Maya DeVitry took a year off following the 2018 break up the band. The break resulted in a deep dive into themes of forgiveness, sovereignty and wholeness, and a re-emergence with two profoundly beautiful albums of new songs. DeVitry’s rich, unique voice and elegant fiddle accompany her “intensely personal, microscopic style of storytelling with a straightforward, accessible delivery.” (Folk Alley)

Della Mae guitarist Courtney Hartman is a perfect match for DeVitry and the two have co-written and recorded together over the past couple years. Hartman’s music is distinguished by hushed simplicity, improvisatory freedom, and flashes of symphonic splendor. Immersed in the bluegrass world since childhood, the Grammy-nominated Hartman released her first solo album, Ready Reckoner, in 2019.

Before the show there will be a podcast interview with Maya & Courtney for Hangin’ & Sangin’, a podcast and radio show hosted by music journalist Kelly McCartney. Hangin’ & Sangin’ offers up casual conversation and acoustic performances by some of your favorite roots artists, from Americana to folk, country, blues, bluegrass, Southern soul, and rock & roll. Come hang with us before the show for an intimate interview that promises to give you a deeper look at both the humanity and artistry of our featured performers.

Details

Date:
January 30
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/maya-devitry-courtney-hartman-tickets-83732529249

Venue

Caffe Lena
47 Phila Street
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866 United States
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Website:
https://www.caffelena.org