CARNEGIEHALL ANNOUNCES THE 2010–2011 SEASON OFWFUV LIVE AT ZANKELIndigo Girls, Martin Sexton, Richard Thompson, and Edie BrickellFeatured As Part of Annual Singer/Songwriter SeriesPresented In Partnership with WFUV, 90.7 FM
Carnegie Hall today announced the lineup for the sixthseason of its annual WFUV Live at Zankel series. The series, whichcelebrates the art of singer-songwriters, highlighting the eclectic nature oftheir music, includes four concerts this season, presented in Zankel Hall byCarnegie Hall in partnership with WFUV, 90.7 FM.The upcoming season’s performances will be given by the folk-rock duo, IndigoGirls (October 23); singer/songwriter Martin Sexton (December 11);British guitarist and songwriter Richard Thompson (March 19); and singerEdie Brickell with her new band The Gaddabouts (April 8). WFUV’sMusic Director Rita Houston curates the series with Carnegie Hall and serves ashost for the concerts.
Carnegie Hall’s WFUV Live atZankel, which began in October 2005 as City Folk® Live at Zankel, isbased on WFUV’s pioneering music format which blends adult rock,singer-songwriters, and roots music. Artists who have performed as part of theseries include the bird and the bee, Rosanne Cash, Marc Cohn, Cowboy Junkies,Kathleen Edwards and John Doe, Alejandro Escovedo, Richie Havens, Nick Lowe,Gary Louris and Mark Olson, Shelby Lynne, Nellie McKay, Joan Osborne, JaneSiberry, and Suzanne Vega among others.WFUV (90.7 FM, wfuv.org) WFUV is a non-commercial, listener-supportedpublic radio station, licensed to Fordham University for 60 years. Serving morethan 300,000 listeners each week in the New York area and thousands moreworldwide on the web, and a leader in contemporary music radio, WFUV offers aneclectic mix of rock, singer-songwriters, blues, world and other music, plusheadlines from National Public Radio, local news, and sports.Program InformationSaturday, October 23, 2010 at 10:00 p.m.Zankel HallINDIGO GIRLS____________________________________Saturday, December 11, 2010 at 10:00 p.m.Zankel HallMARTIN SEXTON SOLO HOLIDAY SHOW____________________________________Saturday, March 19, 2011 at 10:00 p.m.Zankel HallRICHARD THOMPSON____________________________________Friday, April 8, 2011 at 10:00 p.m.Zankel HallEDIE BRICKELL INTRODUCES THE GADDABOUTSEdie Brickell, VocalsSteve Gadd, DrumsPino Palladino, Bass GuitarAndy Fairweather Low, Guitar____________________________________All concerts are presented by Carnegie Hall in Partnership with WFUV, 90.7 FM.Bank of America is the Proud Season Sponsor of Carnegie Hall.
Ticket Information Single tickets, priced at $42 and $48, will go on sale to the general public on August 30 at 8:00 AM. Subscription packages to WFUV Live at Zankel will be available for purchase beginning on July 12, and single tickets for subscribers and donors will be available on August 23 at 8:00 AM. All tickets may be purchased at the Carnegie Hall Box Office, 154 West 57th Street, by calling CarnegieCharge at 212-247-7800, or online by visiting carnegiehall.org.
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