Fundraiser Benefits Comal LWV
Enjoy an enchanted evening of music, complimentary wine, coffee, other beverages, and sweet and savory finger foods benefiting the League of Women Voters of the Comal Area (LWV-CA).
The Kara Bliss Band performs 7 p.m. Saturday, March 24, the Unitarian Universalists of New Braunfels, 135 Alves Lane, New Braunfels, TX, 78130. Tickets are $26 per person and are available online at http://lwvcomal.org/Concert.html or by calling 830-832-6548.
All proceeds benefit the LWV-CA, which is a nonpartisan political organization that encourages the informed and active participation in government and influences public policy through education and advocacy. LWV never supports or opposes candidates for office, or political parties.
For more information click here.
LWV-Comal Area also has a Facebook page.
Kara Bliss Band is described as “a touch of old school with modern sass.” Bliss, Austin Haller (piano), Andy Beaudoin (drums), and Pat Harris (bass) reinvent jazz standards and other finds from the American songbook to offer an enchanting mix of nostalgia and surprise.
Bliss has performed opera, jazz, musical theater and rock-and-roll, and has and won numerous awards for music and theater performance in her hometown of Austin.
She hails from a family of musicians and was recently elected to the Lockhart City Council.
Click here to hear a sampling of her songs.
Haller anchors the band with his stunning piano playing. He is a full-time musician, playing, orchestrating and music directing for many local theaters and institutions, including Conspirare, Texas State University, Austin Cabaret Theatre, and Austin Shakespeare.
Harris is an accomplished bassist, composer, and teacher with an active touring and performance schedule with some of the most innovative bands in Texas. Beaudoin is a versatile percussionist who stays busy performing with groups across many genres, as well as working as a studio musician and instructor.
Tickets are $25 per person, cash. Checks only at the door.