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Tapestry and Blue: Presented by Lori Dokken
Jul 2, 2023 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Folk/Pop 70s Nostalgia Historical
In 1971 – 52 years ago – two of the most influential and renowned albums were released by two of the greatest female composers of all time: Carole King and Joni Mitchell. The critical acclaim of Tapestry and Blue has only grown over time and these albums continue to influence songwriters across many genres and inspire young artists around the globe. These two classic recordings will be presented in their entirety.
Lori Dokken piano, vocals
Judi Vinar vocals
Rachel Holder vocals
Jay Young bass
David Stanoch percussion
Over the past four decades, Lori Dokken has performed at every major venue in the Twin Cities from The Dakota to The Guthrie to The Ordway. A sought after accompanist, she is also a successful concert producer, educator, vocal coach, arranger, and vocalist. Currently the Music Director at Unity Minneapolis, she has also been the MD for everything from ensembles at McNally Smith College of Music to acts at the Bryant Lake Bowl and recently was the Music Director for Disenchanted during its successful run at The Illusion Theatre in November 2014. She has produced headline shows for cruise ships as well as local cabaret acts and has opened for legends like Eartha Kitt, Carole King and Tony Bennett. Lori has sung backups for Kenny Loggins and shared the stage with Beatrice Arthur.