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Past Events

Sun. August 18th 2019
Summer Entertainment at The Butchart Gardens Heartwood Butchart Gardens Victoria BC (All Ages)
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Sat. July 13th 2019
Chemainus Bluegrass Extravaganza Malahat Drive, Genevieve and the Wild Sundays, Scout Mountain, Bluegrass Fever, Backporch BanjoChemainus Waterwheel Park Bandshell Chemainus BC (All Ages)
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Sat. May 25th 2019
Songs & Stories Ray Spencer, Genevieve Charbonneau, Daniel Cook @  Ground Zero Acoustic Lounge Parksville BC (All Ages)
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Sat. February 9th 2019
Cowichan Folk Guild February Coffeehouse Jack Connolly, Genevieve Charbonneau, Heartwood (Jack and Genevieve)Duncan United Church Duncan BC (All Ages)
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Genevieve Charbonneau

Genevieve Charbonneau

Active / Available - Confirmed: Apr. 30, 2019

original folk roots from Cowichan Station BC
Instruments: Guitar, Vocals, Violin details

Contact Details

Genevieve Charbonneau
gencharb@gmail.com
250-732-6146

Genevieve is an award-winning Cowichan-based singer-songwriter, drawing on her homesteading experiences to inform her prolific songwriting. Her third album "Heart is a Tower" was produced by Jack Connolly and released May 23, 2019. She released her first full-length CD "Updraft" produced by Marc Atkinson in July 2014. Updraft which garnered 2 Vancouver Island Award nominations, is a collection of catchy original songs and draw on folk, roots and old-time country styles. She performs both solo and with her band "Genevieve and the Wild Sundays", an all-female quartet. Their full length studio album "Fine Line" was released spring 2016. Genevieve won the 2017 BC Musician Songwriting competition for her song "Down Down Down", which also a 2017 International Acoustic Music Award finalist. Most recently she has teamed up with Cowichan valley singer-songwriter Jack Connolly to create Heartwood, a folk-roots duo. She has also performed extensively with The Balkan Babes, a nine member acapella vocal ensemble singing folk songs from the Balkan region. Genevieve has also trained extensively in all areas of dance including modern, jazz, tap, flamenco and ballet. She studied theatre at UVic and has performed with numerous companies in Victoria including Atomic Vaudeville, Kaleidoscope, and Langham Court.

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Current Projects

GroupRoleDates
Heartwood guitar / vocals2018-present
Genevieve and the Wild Sundays
Genevieve Charbonneau and the Wild Sundays
Available for paid gigs
Available for casual jamming

Articles

Videos

Lost Cell Phone Blues
In this Video Artist(s) Genevieve Charbonneau
Posted: Apr. 30, 2019
Farmer ain't in the Dell
In this Video Artist(s) Genevieve Charbonneau, Michelle Staples
Posted: Jan. 1, 2015
Listing last updated/confirmed Apr. 30, 2019

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