Sounds Like: Tom Waits, Ella Fitzgerald, Ani DiFranco
Label: Independant, Maine Songwriters' Association
Manager: Raffi DerSimonian
Bio: Born on a small farm south of Boston to a musical instrument collecting father and accordion playing mother, Emilia was destined for a life of music. She started piano, formally, at the age of five and trained classically for the next thirteen years. It was Christmas day, 1996, when Emilia decide... See Full BioMore Info
Opening night of the 14th annual Deer Isle Jazz Festival features Panamanian boundary breaking pianist Danilo Perez. Perez’s bassist, Ben Street, will be the festival’s visiting musician at Haystack. Maine's own jazz and pop vocalist Emilia Dahlin of Portland opens with her quartet.
The quartet performs at this amazing, rustic theater with the windows and doors thrown open to the summer night! http://www.deertreestheatre.org/index.html
MECAmorphosis celebrates the 2014 Thesis Exhibition and introduces almost 100 emerging artists graduating from Maine College of Art in the BFA, MFA, and MAT programs, as well as raises critical scholarship funds to educate the next generation of artists. Tapas, cash bars, music by Emilia Dahlin & Adam Frederick, and interactive art throughout the College’s historic Porteous Building are highlights of this creatively festive Portland spring event. The evening concludes with the Runway Fashion Show, which premiers the collections of our majors in Textile and Fashion Design. 5:30PM-7:30PM BFA & MFA Thesis Exhibitions and Gala, Floors One, Two and Three 7:30PM-8:30PM Runway Fashion Show, The Cafe, Floor Two 8:30PM-10:00PM Runway Fashion Show After Party, The Cafe, Floor Two General Tickets to the Gala, which do not include admission to the Fashion Show, are $25 (5:30-7:30pm) You can purchase tickets by mailing a check, calling the Advancement Office at 699-5012, or online. Runway Fashion Show Tickets, which include admission to the Gala, as well as the Runway Fashion Show and After Party, are $75 (5:30-10:00pm). Music by DJ Todd the Rocket. Host Committee Tickets, which include tickets to the Gala, the Fashion Show and the After-Party, are $150 (5:30-10:00pm) Patron Tickets, which include 2 tickets to the Gala, 2 VIP seats at the Runway Fashion Show and the After-Party, are $1,200 (5:30-10:00pm) Dress is creative black tie -- meaning dress up, but do so with a creative twist. To purchase tickets, go to mecamorphosis.brownpapertickets.com For more information, email email@example.com
Emilia visits the stage of historic Johnson Hall Opera House in downtown Gardiner, Maine. Johnson Hall is a wonderful historic theater built in 1864 on Water Street in downtown Gardiner. It presented live shows, entertainment and movies until 1959, and then was mostly closed for 30 years. The first floor has now been renovated into an accessible110-seat performance space, where Johnson Hall presents arts programs for all ages, all year round– live professional music, theater and dance performances; theater and art camps for children; teen band shows; and workshops and classes for children and adults.
Emilia plays solo in the student center from 7:30-09:30pm. Free and open to the public (all ages).