Piedmont Piano Company is pleased to present
Conspiracy of Venus
Join Conspiracy of Venus for their 2019-2020 season premiere. Under the direction of Joyce Todd McBride, this powerful, 25-woman vocal ensemble interprets the songs of greats like David Bowie, Björk, and the Pixies. They will also sing original compositions by director Joyce Todd McBride. Venus always puts on a lively show and never fails to surprise audiences with their provocative repertoire and unique punch.
$20 General Admission
Conspiracy of Venus, a Bay Area 25-member vocal ensemble under the direction of pianist, singer, composer, and arranger, Joyce Todd McBride, explores the music of David Bowie, Tom Waits, Björk, Leonard Cohen, Iris DeMent, Joni Mitchell, Pixies, Stevie Wonder, Led Zeplin, Grateful Dead, Bill Withers, Rufus Wainwright, Roger Miller & many more, as well as original works.
Now in their thirteenth season, the choir has matured into a versatile and adventurous instrument of voices that has impressed audiences in listening rooms, music festivals, churches, and dive bars alike. Conspiracy of Venus recently performed as part of the 2019 San Francisco International Arts Festival as well as the 2018 San Francisco Leonard Cohen Festival.
Director Joyce Todd hails from Berkeley, California. She attended Mills College, UCSC, and University of Pennsylvania. Ms. McBride is a passionate teacher of piano and voice, and plays and sings in several jazz-inflected local groups.
Website - http://www.conspiracyofvenus.com/
Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/conspiracyofvenus
Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/conspiracyofvenus/
Bandcamp - https://conspiracyofvenus.bandcamp.com/album/muse-ecology