Saturday, December 8, 2018, at 8:00 p.m. at Ponte Vedra Concert Hall
The Ponte Vedra Concert Hall, in partnership with Flying Saucer Presents, welcomes celebrated folk artist Iris DeMent for a live concert at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall on Saturday, December 8, 2018, at 8:00 p.m.
Since the release of her first album in 1992, Iris DeMent has been known for her rich, expressive voice, as well as for her themes that range from personal exploration to political activism.
Iris' songs have been covered by a number of artists, including 10,000 Maniacs and Alice Stuart, and have been included in movies (the Coen brothers’ True Grit) and TV shows (Northern Exposure). DeMent has sung duets with John Prine, Steve Earle and Emmylou Harris, and has been featured on compilation albums such as Tulare Dust – A Songwriters’ Tribute to Merle Haggard, where she sang “Big City.” She has also been a frequent performer on Garrison Keillor’s A Prairie Home Companion.
In her most recent album, The Trackless Woods, DeMent set the words of Russian poet Anna Akhmatova to music. In 2017, she won the Americana Music Association's 2017 "Americana Trailblazer Award."
Admission: Tickets are $49.50 for Rows A through F, $39.50 for Rows G through Q, and $29.50 for all remaining rows.
When: Saturday, December 8, 2018, at 8:00 p.m. Doors open at 7:00 p.m.
Where: The Ponte Vedra Concert Hall is located at 1050 A1A North in Ponte Vedra Beach.
For more information, call (904) 209-3744 or visit here.