Roxeen & Dalrymple
February 24 @ 7:30 pm$18.00
The Chemainus Valley Cultural Arts Society is very proud to bring an outstanding acoustic music act to the region. The Nova Scotia duo of Roxeen & Dalrymple will be appearing at the showroom in the Osborne Bay Pub, on Joan Avenue in Crofton, at 7:30 PM on Saturday, February 24.
This show provides a great opportunity to enjoy the amazing mandolin playing of Gary Dalrymple, who will be remembered for his memorable performance as a member of the Spinney Brothers band, when they played the Chemainus Bluegrass Festival back in July, 2016.
Roxeen Roberts and Gary Dalrymple were originally teamed together twenty-five years ago as band mates with the legendary Spinney Brothers. Now the musical paths of the pair have merged once more, creating the wonderful musical chemistry of the Roxeen & Dalrymple duo. The show is a classic act featuring guitar and mandolin; it is a tour de force of vocals, rhythm and traditional
Both partners in the act are highly respected, veteran musicians with impressive resumes. They have won numerous Eastern Canadian Bluegrass Music Awards; they are East Coast Music Awards nominees, as well as Maritime Gospel Music Awards nominees.
They have toured coast to coast in Canada and the United States and now, after extensive careers of travel, performance and recording, the
duo could not be more excited about where they now find themselves musically.
Roxeen Roberts and Gary Dalrymple honestly love and cherish the classic sounds of traditional bluegrass, country and gospel music. They honour the music of the past, yet embrace the present through their originality. Their show is delivered with a deep-rooted sincerity that only a lifetime of authentic, traditional music can bring.
Tickets can be purchased on-line, by visiting the Chemainus Bluegrass Festival website, www.chemainusbluegrass.com.
They can also be purchased by stopping in at Rainforest Arts on Willow Street in Chemainus, or at the Osborne Bay Pub on Joan Avenue in Crofton.
Tickets are just $18 each, including all taxes and fees.