Eliza Gilkyson is a Grammy-nominated singer, songwriter and activist who has become one of the most respected musicians in Folk, Roots and Americana circles. The daughter of legendary songwriter Terry Gilkyson, Eliza entered the music world as a teenager, recording demos for her father. Since then she has released 20 recordings of her own, and her songs have been covered by Joan Baez, Bob Geldof, Tom Rush and Rosanne Cash and have been used in films, PBS specials and on prime-time TV.
Eliza will be joined on stage by Guitarist Nina Gerber who first earned recognition as Kate Wolf’s accompanist; Her skills as performer, producer and arranger have continued to deepen. Nina has a unique ability to completely free herself within an eclectic range of styles and has performed and/or recorded with: Peter Rowan, Nanci Griffith, Greg Brown, Lucy Kaplansky, Rosalie Sorrels, and many others.