Tret Fure Performs in Watchung

As of Noon, on Saturday, May 5th, the advance purchase box office is closed, but there are still plenty of seats available to this show. Please join us!*****************************************************************The Watchung Arts Center's "Powerful Woman of Song" Series is proud to present Tret Fure!http://www.tretfure.comNJ Based rock duo, the Swippers, will open Tret Fure...Tret Fure’s rockin’ aggressive folk continues to collect accolades through her dynamic solo work. She was the winner of the 2004 South Florida Folk Festival Singer/Songwriter Competition in two of three categories and the 2004 Phyllis Schliessman Award for Outstanding Contributions to Women’s Music.This writer, producer, engineer, vocalist and gifted instrumentalist has navigated her career with integrity and determination. After releasing her premier album on MCA records in 1973, titled Tret Fure, and becoming one of the first women sound engineers in the US, she left the mainstream music industry. Armed with a fierce desire to retain full artistic control, Fure began exploring the independent side of the industry and soon discovered the blossoming genre known as Women’s Music. She has been a major player in that field ever since. Now after 3 acoustic releases on her own label, Tomboy girl Records, she has re-established herself in the folk worldPerforming Songwriter has this to say about her latest CD, ANYTIME ANYWHERE:"Acoustic guitars and various percussion instruments permeate the album, and Fure’s strong vocals breathe amazing life into her songs. The entire album consistently conveys Fure’s energetic spirit and passion for life.”But wait! There's more! Tret also markets her own line of clothing named after her popular song “Tomboy girl”. With the success of this venture, she now owns a retail store in Madison, WI. In addition, she has produced a series called Music & Comedy in Madison and has hosted the successful festival, Tomboy girl Fest. An accomplished cook, Fure has also published a cookbook, Tret's Kitchen, featuring her own recipes. Along with bridging the marketing, production, and music worlds, Tret serves as Vice President on the executive board of the Local 1000 Traveling Musicians Association--a union geared toward helping traveling musicians find security and longevity.Come see Tret live, her compelling songs and story telling are not to be missed!

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