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Jen Does Joni

CANCELLED - Jen Mize - Joni Mitchell Concert

Join Musician Jen Mize as she brings the music of Joni Mitchell to life on the USQ Arts Theatre stage.
When
12 JAN 2021
7.30 PM - 9.00 PM
Where
USQ ARTS THEATRE - A BLOCK, TOOWOOMBA CAMPUS

Cost: Free

Bookings Essential

 

Jen Mize regularly performs, teaches and is always songwriting. Her most recent album is a collaboration with Mark Sholtez – Twilight on the Trail – “a tribute to the great cowboy crooners and their iconic cowboy songs”.

Coming off the back of her stellar album (‘Fear, Pride & a few Stubborn Angels’), which charted in the US on the “Americana Top 100”, Jen has been busy touring and earning the accolades that come with the hard work of being an alternative country troubadour and letting authentic songs stand on their own two feet.

In April 2016, Jen took 26 songs down to the central coast of New South Wales to record the 12 track album ‘Warnings & Wisdom’ with Aria, APRA and Golden Guitar winning producer and songwriter Shane Nicholson.

‘It was like being in the lair of a musical madscientist...’ said Mize. There is a ‘no fear’ attitude on the record. A kind of shout-itfrom- a-mountain-top epicness about it... One that, I think, fits both where I am in my life, and the songs themselves’.

Early 2017, Jen Mize released a bittersweet ballad of two broken souls, Mize’s ‘Forget Her’ is a timeless duet with Duncan Toombs. This is the second single off Jen’s second album “Warnings & Wisdom”. Download this track at jenmize.com

A descendant of the Lumbee Tribe of Native Americans, Mize hails from a family of Georgia cotton farmers. Jen graduated from the Boston Conservatory and has since shared the stage with the likes of Michael Buble, Iris Dement, The Duke Ellington Orchestra, former Supreme Mary Wilson, and Duncan Toombs.