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Bonsoir, Catin Listening Party
Sun, April 23, 2017, 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM CDT
Join us for an evening to celebrate the release of Bonsoir, Catin's 5th studio album, L'aurore, their most ambitious project to date. You will have a chance to hear L'aurore in it's ENTIRETY before it is released to the general public. Your ticket includes, delicious food prepared by Saint Street Inn, an intimate listening experience, a question and answer talk-back with band members, and a copy of either the CD or the vinyl LP. Limited quantity ticket prices are as follows and include singles and couples pricing:
CD pricing: includes one CD with ticket
Vinyl LP pricing: includes one vinyl LP with ticket
$45 - single
$65 - couple
*CDs and vinyl may also be available for purchase.
L'aurore features 13 tracks of creative and new Cajun music. Since the release of the 2015 GRAMMY nominated Light the Stars, Bonsoir, Catin has dedicated their craft to adding more new material to the Cajun French music canon. Kristi Guillory has penned several of L'aurore's tracks. Band members Maegan Berard and Ashley Hayes make their Bonsoir, Catin songwriting debut and Danny Devillier contributes a new tune as well as strings orchestration. Christine Balfa and Anya Burgess's contribute masterful playing and powerful vocals.
Guests performances on L'aurore include Acadiana Symphony Orchestra Players: Borislava Iltcheva (violin #1) , Aaron Farrell (violin #2), Molly Goforth (cello), Daniel Gale (viola), and Catherine Roche-Wallace (horn). Eric Adock (piano and Hammond B3 organ) and Roddie Romero (vocals) of the Hub City Allstars lend their talents as well. Other guests include Richard Comeaux (steel guitar), Kyle Huval (steel guitar), Joel Savoy (fiddle), Scott Landry (tuba), and Chris Miller (saxophone). L'aurore is engineered and mixed by Joel Savoy and released on the Valcour Record label.