Whistling Swan Productions

Bringing great music to Alaska since 1994

Over 325 artists, 500 shows and still counting

 

Winging Our Way Into Our 22nd Season!
Subscriptions now available at Centertix.net or by calling 907-263-Arts
Purchase shows to 3 or More Shows and save money, time, and support Whistling Swan!

 

Tickets to Whistling Swan shows are available at Centertix.net or by calling 263-ARTS, and at the Alaska Center for the Performing Arts box office.

 

 

Rufus Wainwright 7:30 PM August 29 Discovery Theatre

Affectionately referred to by Elton John as "the greatest songwriter on the planet" and praised by the New York Times for his "genuine originality," Rufus Wainwright has established himself as one of the great male vocalists and songwriters of his generation. Special guest opener Loudon Wainwright III, Rufus' dad!

Triple Bill 7:30 p.m. Sept. 3 Sydney Laurence Theatre

Over The Rhine: This husband-wife team's music has benn called "...as exquisitely beautiful as Van Morrison's most graceful efforts." - Randy Lewis, LA Times

 

 

 

Richard Shindell: "...a master builder of songs." - Scott Alarik Richard, who recorded with Dar Williams and Lucy Kaplansky as "Cry, Cry, Cry" has been touring to support a duo album with Ms. Kaplansky. This will be a solo appearance.

 

 

 

Mary Gauthier: "One of Americana's most admired artists" - The Wall Street Journal

April Verch - Monday September 14 - Vagabond Blues - 7 pm

Fiddling, step dancing, and more. April's stellar trio is rooted in a range of traditions.

Chris Smither - November 14 - Sydney Laurence Theatre  
November 15 - Massay Theatre - 4 pm

One of the all-time great singer-songwriters and guitarists. Absolutely not-to- be missed by fans of high quality music. Bonnie Raitt, who has recorded two of his songs, refers to Chris as " my Eric Clapton."

 

Dan Bern November 21 - Taproot - 7:30 pm
November 22 Vagabond Blues - 6 pm

Longtime favorite with a batch of terrific new songs and classics from his twenty-five year plus career.

Dom Flemons - Friday December 4- Sydney Laurence Theatre - Anchorage - 7:30 pm
Saturday December 5 - Vagabond Blues

Solo performance from the songster who co-founded the Carolina Chocolate Drops with Rhiannon Giddens.

Alasdair Fraser and Natalie Haas January 9 - Sydney Laurence Theatre - 7:30 pm January 10 - Vagabond Blues - 6 pm

Exquisite cello and violin duo rooted in Scottish and other Celtic traditions.

 

Livingston Taylor May 13 - Massay Theatre - 7:30 pm May 14 - Sydney Laurence Theatre - 7:30 pm

The affable and upbeat Taylor family musician has had hits and a forty plus year career. While admittedly not as famous as brother James, Livingston's fabulous "live" performances have earned him the reputation as one of America's most enjoyable acoustic concert attractions.

Special guest Chelsea Berry, originally from Chugiak, studied under Livingston at the Berklee College of Music where Livingston teaches.

   

 

Tickets Available

At Centertix.net



 

 

Tickets for all whistling Swan shows are available at Centertix.net, or call CenterTix at 263-ARTS (1-877-ARTS TIX outside Anchorage), or at the Alaska Center for the Performing Arts box office.


 

 

 

 

Visit our Past Artists Page to see just some
of the great performers that Whistling Swan Productions
has been proud to bring to Alaska over the years!
We thank you for your patronage.

Contact Mike@whistlingswan.net with questions/comments/concerns.

Venue Information

Wilda Marston Theatre ~ Anchorage
Vagabond Blues ~ Palmer
The Glenn Massay Theater
~ Palmer

Tap Root Public House ~ Anchorage
Alaska Center for the Performing Arts ~ Anchorage
Snow Goose Theatre ~ Anchorage

Ticket Information
Tickets for performances at the
Alaska Center for the Performing Arts

are available at CenterTix.

 

Visit our good friends at
~ KNBA 90.3 ~

Listen to KNBA online!!

Tune into E-Town on KNBA Saturdays at 11am and 10pm, and The World Cafe Mon-Fri. at 6 pm. Hear live and recorded performances from many of the same great artists Whistling Swan brings to Alaska!

MIKE SEZ: Check this out!!
www.acousticaccents.net
"Radio From The Last Frontier"

ACOUSTIC ACCENTS is a syndicated program taped at Spin Monkey Productions in Tok, Alaska and broadcast weekly in Alaska on KNBA-FM Anchorage, KBRW FM Barrow, KYUK Bethel, KUAC-FM Fairbanks, KIYU Galena, Nome Public Radio, and KCHU Valdez. The show is also transmitted via translators and repeater stations across Interior Alaska. Available live on the web at www.kuac.org and www.knba.org

The nice folks at Whistling Swan Productions, headquartered in scenic Eagle River, Alaska, would love to hear from you! Do you have a favorite artist you would like to see come up? Comments or suggestions?

Whistling Swan Productions
P.O. Box 773354
Eagle River, Alaska 99577

Email Mike (that guy with the great east coast accent...)

 

 

This page maintained on a volunteer basis... which means as time allows, so please be patient with updates! Thanx!

Very Cool Links:

- WSP Past Artists Page!
- KNBA - 90.3 FM
- E-Town
- World Cafe
- Rick Miller Sound
- AK Midnight Sun Songwriters Camp
- Anchorage Folk Festival
- www.AlaskaFolkMusic.org
- Arctic Wild
- Alaska Folk Festival

last updated 09.27.14