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The Women of Folk Music

Friday, Jan. 22 and Saturday, Jan. 23 at the Birchmere in Alexandria

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Maura Kennedy

"The Women of Folk Music" 24th Annual WFMA Benefit Concert

Performers: Herdman, Hills & Mangsen, SONiA & disappear fear, Catie Curtis, The Nields, Maura Kennedy, Aoife Clancy, Hot Soup!, Lisa Taylor, Doris Justis, Carolyn Hester, Lea

Friday, Jan. 22 and Saturday, Jan. 23, 2010

7:30 p.m. on Friday, 6:30 p.m. on Saturday

at the Birchmere Music Hall, 3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria

Ticket prices: from $44.50 to $134

For the complete list of ticket purchase options, and to order, visit www.wfma.net or call 866-412-5943

<bt>This year, the 24th Annual World Folk Music Association Benefit Concert Weekend returns to The Birchmere in Alexandria for two big nights of music on Friday, Jan. 22 and Saturday, Jan. 23. Each night will feature top women performers of today's Folk music scene. These Women of Folk Music will amaze, transport, and delight you with their angelic voices and pure talent.

The performers scheduled to appear include: Herdman, Hills & Mangsen, SONiA & disappear fear, Catie Curtis, The Nields, Maura Kennedy, Aoife Clancy (pronounced "Eefa"), Hot Soup!, Lisa Taylor, Doris Justis, Carolyn Hester, and Lea, with additional performers to be announced.

Tickets for reserved seating on Saturday include a desert and coffee reception with the performers following the show, at the Holiday Inn National Airport/Crystal City Hotel, 2650 Jefferson Davis Hwy, Arlington.