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Perla Batalla Performs Bird on the Wire: The Songs of Leonard Cohen: Thousand Oaks, CA
October 22, 2016 @ 7:30 pm
The Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza’s Scherr Forum Theatre will feature Grammy-nominated vocalist, composer and arranger Perla Batalla at 7:30 p.m. Sat., Oct. 22 at 2100 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd.
Batalla will be performing songs from her latest CD, “Bird on the Wire: The Songs of Leonard Cohen” The Los Angelesborn singer-songwriter joined Cohen as a backup singer for his world tour in 1988. In addition to working with artists including k.d. lang, the Gipsy Kings and Jennifer Warnes, Batalla started her solo career in 1993 with the release of her self-titled debut album on Warner/Discovery. “Bird on the Wire,” released in 2005, was well-received by critics. Sing Out Magazine called it “beautifully conceived and executed” and said the album provides a “wonderful introduction” to Cohen’s music.
Tickets range from $29 to $39 via Ticketmaster at (800) 745- 3000 or www.ticketmaster.com. They’re also available in person through the CAP box office. For more information, call (805) 449-2787 or visit www.civicartsplaza.com. Batalla’s website is www.perla.com/music
All above information is from Cohen songs take wing at T.O. concert (Thousand Oaks Acorn: Oct 13, 2016)