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Kristen Smigielski Combo – Music on Main at MTK Prime
Thursday, August 16, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pmFree
The Kristen Smigielski Combo will be performing at MTK Prime for Music on Main. Every Thursday night in the Village of Williamsville along Main Street will be 8 or 9 bands playing music all night long. Stroll the Village, Dine in the Village, and listen to all the music each Thursday night from 6-9pm.
Kristen Smigielski is a vocalist currently based in Buffalo, NY. She sings a diverse range of music, from Jazz and Pop, to Classical and Contemporary. Kristen performs at many events, venues, and festivals across New York State, including Buffalo Iron Works, Nietzsche’s, Merge, The Roycroft Inn, Hallwalls, Soundlab, Carnegie Art Center, the Burchfield Penney Art Gallery, the Cass Project, Syracuse University, The Egg in Albany, and many more. In addition, her combo has played during the East Aurora Music Fest, Music on Main, Allentown First Fridays, East Aurora Street Festival, and the Northwest Jazz Festival. She completed her Master of Music in Voice Performance from the University at Buffalo, having received both the Baird and Opera Scholarships. Additionally, she studied choir conducting, and received a scholarship to attend the Harold Rosenbaum International Choir Conducting Institute. She has taught voice and piano privately for years, and was also a Teaching Assistant in voice with the Music Department at Buffalo State College. She is a member of the JazzBuffalo Advisory Council, and currently performs in many local bands, as well as her own Jazz combo.