Music

Kate’s Kids

 
Benefit Concert
 
Wed, Jun 26, 2013
  • 7:30PM
 
LOCATION:
Peter Jay Sharp Building
 
BAM Howard Gilman Opera House
RUN TIME: Approx 2hrs with intermission
FULL PRICE TICKETS:  Starts at $45 (Includes double CD)
 
 
 
 
 
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Wednesday June 26, 2013
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An Evening of Music with Rufus and Martha Wainwright featuring Special Guests

Join Rufus Wainwright and Martha Wainwright, together with Norah Jones, Emmylou Harris, Mark Ronson, Jane McGarrigle, and Lily Lanken, for a benefit concert celebrating the rich career of their late mother, the inimitable folk singer-songwriter Kate McGarrigle. Held in conjunction with the release of a double-CD tribute album Sing Me The Songs (Nonesuch) and featuring performances of McGarrigle’s deeply personal music, songs by Rufus and Martha, French songs, and more, the evening pays moving tribute to McGarrigle while showcasing the musical legacy she helped to create. Proceeds from the evening benefit the Kate McGarrigle Foundation.

Rufus Wainwright – vocals and piano
Martha Wainwright – vocals and guitar
With band and special guests

Special Guests:
Norah Jones, Emmylou Harris, and Mark Ronson
Jane McGarrigle and Lily Lanken

Tickets 
Premium Packages 
 
Premium ticket packages are available for $300, and include center orchestra seating, a signed double CD, and an after-party with the artists.
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