Do not miss this extraordinary evening of beautiful, Eastern-European-tinged music from two powerhouse singers of Ukrainian origin along with their amazing bands.
Seattle's Alchymeia, in a rare Portland appearance, doles out world music served shaken, not stirred. Renowned Ukrainian vocalist Nadia Tarnawsky and award-winning Scottish fiddler Brandon Vance and their band bring you a fusion of music from Eastern Europe, the British Isles, Appalachia and Cajun Louisiana. www.alchymeia.com
Darka Dusty Stebivka is a lifelong musician and singer living in Portland, Oregon. A powerful and versatile vocalist, Darka likes to genre-hop from blues to jazz to country, as well celebrate big-voiced "primitive" village and mountain music from her Ukrainian roots. She will be joined by Miri Stebivka, Natalia K Burgess, Olenka Burgess, Bernardo Gomez and Andrew Alikhanov to bring you a variety of beautiful Ukrainian melodies and other musical surprises. www.fandalism.com/darkadusty