Voice Works articles


Mollie O’Brien, Rich Moore and Kids This Summer @ Voice Works!

Mollie O’Brien, Rich Moore and Kids This Summer @ Voice Works!

  Mollie O’Brien and her husband, guitarist Rich Moore, have for nearly 30 years quietly made it their mission to find, mine and reinvent other artists’ songs. They are geniuses at the craft of interpretation in the way that great singers, since the beginning of popular American music, have made the songs of their era their own. As songwriters they


2015 Voice Works Photos Now Online

2015 Voice Works is in the books. And what a gathering it was. We’d like to offer our deep gratitude to all of the amazing artist faculty and participants who joined us this year, sharing of their gifts, stories, songs, and laughter. We can’t wait to do it again next year. In the meantime, photographer Roz


Voice Works Polka Dot Dinner & Dance: Sat. 5:30 pm!

Voice Works is Centrum’s week long celebration of singing.  As you’d expect, we invite anyone to spend a week here at Fort Worden living and learning with some of the finest singers, songwriters, and musicians you’ll find anywhere. The Voice Works Honky Tonk Polka Dot Dance is a longstanding and beloved tradition, and the intimate faculty


Reeb Willms & Caleb Klauder on Prairie Home Companion 6/13/15

Garrison Keillor’s A Prairie Home Companion is one of public radio’s most popular shows, and our very own Reeb Willms and Caleb Kaluder will be the featured musical guests (with their “Country Band”) on the June 13, 2015 broadcast. Willms and Klauder will be coming to Centrum shortly thereafter to serve as part of the Voice


Moira Smiley and Music for a Three-Layer Brain

Moira Smiley is a singer and composer who travels the world as a soloist and musical director. She’ll be joining us at Voice Works – Centrum’s latest gathering of singers, June 23-28, 2015. Expect four days and five nights of intense fun, singing instruction, repertoire building, and merry music making with some top drawer vocalists like Moira. A