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Lydia Patritto brings Nashville charm to Theatre North

 

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SINGER/SONGWRITER Lydia Patritto, formerly of Kimball, Wis., now of Nashville, will perform original songs at Theatre North on Saturday at 7 p.m.

IRONWOOD - Singer/songwriter Lydia Patritto will perform at Theatre North Saturday, bringing new, original songs all the way from Nashville.

Patritto, formerly of Kimball, Wis ., graduated from Middle Tennessee State University with a degree in music business management in 2012. Since then, she has been "writing a lot" and working at the Musician's Union in Nashville, working with session and live performance musicians.

In addition to writing and working, Patritto also manages a band called The Modern Royals in Nashville.

"Everything has been really exciting for me," Patritto said.

The concert on Saturday is at 7 p.m ., and features all original songso. She said she decided to do the concert "on a whim," and wanted to play her newest songs.

"I'm really excited to play all my new stuff," Patritto said. "I've been writing a lot and will be playing my originals instead of covers."

The songs will be performed on guitar and piano, and Patritto called her style "singer/songwriter country/pop/alternative."

After the show, there will be a meet-and-greet with Patritto.

Tickets can be purchased at Hitt's Fine Furniture in Ironwood, Sharon's Coffee Company in Hurley and at the door.

"I hope a lot of people will come out," Patritto said. "People will be learning a lot about song writing, and I can't wait for them to hear all the new stuff."

For more information on the show, ticket prices or to purchase a ticket, call the Theatre North box office at 906-932-4371 or visit theatrenorth.org.

To learn more about Patritto, visit lydiapatritto.com, or facebook.com/pages/Lydia-Patritto/106756178257.