Folk and violin fusion

Frechette and Thomsen bring a joy to music that moves listeners, reminding audiences the best moments of music are full of surprises.

Dan Frechette and Laurel Thomsen are the combined forces of a mesmerizing and soulful violinist and a prolific Canadian singer/songwriter who will perform at the Rossland Miners’ Hall on Thursday, June 20.

Frechette and Thomsen bring a joy to music and a power to phrases that move listeners, reminding audiences that the best moments of music are full of surprises.

Frechette has recorded 13 solo albums and many of his songs have been covered successfully by other artists. Classically trained violinist Thomsen performs and records across a variety of genres, founded the Violin Geek Podcast, and is a regular contributor to Strings magazine.

“This dynamic duo will surely warm your way into the summer months of 2013 with their passionate musical synergy,” said Rachael Roussin, administrator, Rossland Council for Arts and Culture (RCAC).

Presented by the Rossland Council for Arts and Culture, Frechette and Thomsen will perform at the Rossland Miners’ Hall on Thursday, June 20 at 8 p.m. (doors at 7:30 p.m.).

Tickets are $10 at the door and at Out of the Cellar on Columbia Avenue.

To listen to Frechette’s music visit www.ramblingdan.com.

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