Jocelyn Pettit & Ellen Gira
Jocelyn Pettit & Ellen Gira Tickets

Jocelyn Pettit & Ellen Gira Tickets

BlackRock Center for the Arts, Germantown
Mar 10, 2024 - Mar 10, 2024

About Jocelyn Pettit & Ellen Gira

Join us for BlackRock's Tribute to the legacy of Folk and Traditional Music! Jocelyn Pettit & Ellen Gira bring a concert filled with high-energy tunes and soulful songs; with nuanced fiddle-cello interplay, vocal harmonies, lively step dancing, and French Canadian foot percussion. ABOUT THE ARTIST From Canada and the USA, Jocelyn Pettit & Ellen Gira are a dynamic fiddle & cello duo. Fusing traditional and contemporary music styles, they create a powerfully uplifting and soulful performance, weaving a rhythmically driving and textured sound. Complemented by lively stepdancing, they bring life and fire into original tunes, songs, and high-energy repertoire from Scotland, Ireland, North America, and Scandinavia. Each an accomplished musician in their own right, with extensive performance histories and accolades, Jocelyn & Ellen first joined forces in Glasgow in 2018. Since then, the duo has been gracing stages and captivating audiences in both North America and the UK. They have been featured in live broadcasts on BBC Radio 3 and performed at festivals including Celtic Connections (UK), Harrison Festival of the Arts (CAN), Sutton Traditional Fiddle Festival (CAN), New World Festival (USA), and Northwest Folklife (USA).