Gloria Attoun at the Focal Point
Prepare for uplifting and thought-provoking songs, stories, and a few surprises as multi-instrumentalist Gloria Attoun captivates at the Focal Point stage! This solo show focuses on Glorias original music and reveals her diverse musical influences. Born in St. Louis to French-speaking parents who had recently emigrated from Tunisia, Gloria grew up surrounded by the sliding vocal styles and hypnotic percussion of her North African heritage. She also developed a love of Americana music and started to play and compose at an early age. Gloria has recorded five CDs two solo records and three collaborations. Her song, Wrong Side of the Road was featured on National Public Radios Car Talk and she has performed at a variety of festivals and venues and shared stages with folk greats, such as Claire Lynch and Bryan Bowers. Currently, Gloria performs solo, as a duo with her husband Michael Bauemeister, and with the roots-influenced band The Texas Giants.
Cost: 10 - 10 USD
2720 Sutton Boulevard
Maplewood, MO 63143