When

Friday March 24, 2017 from 7:30 PM to 10:30 PM EDT
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Where

Morristown Unitarian Fellowship Hall
21 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ 07960


 
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Contact

Pam Robinson
The Folk Project
908-591-6491
concerts@folkproject.org

 

KAIA KATER

The 23 year-old Afro-Canadian clawhammer banjo player

 honors Appalachian roots and brings it into the XXI Century

Friday, March 24, 2017 @ 7:30PM

Tickets $15 in advance ($20 at the door)


The Folk Project, is proud to present Kaia Kater, a singer-songwriter and banjo player at the Morristown Unitarian Fellowship. Hailed by Rolling Stone as having the skill of a folk-circuit veteran and named a star in the making by Folk Alley, Katia is sure to leave you certain that the future of Old Time and Appalachian Music is in good hands and moving forward.    

Since releasing her second album Nine Pin in 2016, Kaia has been traveling the U.S. and the UK and amassing rave reviews.  Her new CD features songs she has written describing her personal experiences and expressing her social conscience paired with  innovative musical arrangements that richly frame her soulful melodies and lyrics.   

The 23 year-old, born in Montreal, was exposed to music at a very early age and learned with great performers; having access to them while her mother produced  Appalachian Music festivals in Canada. Kaia won a scholarship to David and Elkins College to study folkloric aspects of West Virginian and old-time traditions, where she spent four years playing with a string ensemble everywhere they could. Katia is also has a  Religion and Philosophy Major. 

Kaia Kater will perform at the Morristown Unitarian Fellowship, 21 Normandy Heights Road in Morristown, the home of The Minstrel, on Friday, March 24, 2016 at 7:30 pm as part of the Folk Project's Special Concert Series. Tickets are $15 in advance, $20 at the door

 

Folk Alley Sessions_ Kaia Later - _When Sorrow Encompass Me_

"When Sorrows Encompass Me", Kaia Kater