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July 1: Voice Works Vintage Vocals Concert

July 1: Voice Works Vintage Vocals Concert

The intimate Wheeler Theater is home to a rich celebration of Vintage Vocals on Saturday night, from Roots, to Jazz, and R&B, and beyond. The Vintage Vocals show presents 6 pairs of artists from Denmark, Canada, the American South, and the Pacific Northwest. Saturday’s performance is the final public concert for 2017’s Voice Works gathering. Saturday, July

June 30: Voice Works Honky Tonk Polka Dot Dance

The annual Voice Works Honky Tonk Polka Dot Dance is a tradition that one should not miss.  Join us at the USO Building at Fort Worden – and be sure to wear you’re Polka Dots! We’ll have a beer garden and a nice wooden dance floor! Friday, June 30, 2017 –  8pm USO Building, Fort Worden

Find Your Song at Voice Works

June 27 – July 2, 2017 Fort Worden State Park, Port Townsend, WA You’ll learn new songs, about your range, and how to find your key. Join us for Centrum’s latest gathering of singers! Voice Works is held at Fort Worden State Park, a venue unparalleled in beauty and facility. Expect four days and five

Pharis Romero wants to hear you sing at Voice Works

(Pictured above: From Left Indigo, Pharis, Sy and Jason. The Romeros stand in front of their newly re-built banjo shop. The previous shop burned in 2016.) Story and Photos by Bonnie Obremski “Singing is such a naked thing to do,” said Pharis Romero as she chopped onions for a soup beside Sy, her one-year-old son, who was

Centrum Hits the Road for Voice Works

Centrum’s Communications Manager Bonnie Obremski is hitting the road to meet up with Voice Works artist faculty Pharis and Jason Romero (pictured above). It’s a 9 hour journey to Horsefly, BC where Centrum will be filming a short documentary about the Romeros. Stay tuned as Bonnie posts from the road… This post will be updated frequently…

Grace Love Breathes Music

Singer songwriter Grace Love is Seattle’s shining jewel of grit, beauty and power – think Etta James and Betty Wright meet Mahalia Jackson. We’re excited to welcome Grace to the faculty of our 2017 Voice Works gathering in June. (If you love to sing, you’ll want to join us!) She grew up in Tacoma, just a stone’s