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Fri. March 17th 2017 - Fri. March 17th 2017 The Mary Winspear Centre Sidney BC (All Ages)
7:30 PM doors at 7:00 PM
Tickets at: The Mary Winspear Centre, 2243 Beacon Avenue, Sidney BC
The Mary Winspear Centre is pleased to present Canadian music legend Valdy. Playing
crowd favourites, new material and even a few surprises, an evening with folk icon Valdy will
entertain those both young and young at heart.

Paul “Valdy” Horsdal has been part of the fabric of Canadian pop, country and folk music for
almost 40 years. Combining the art of storytelling and music, Valdy captures life’s most
special moments with warmth and magic.

Famous for the hit ‘Play Me a Rock ‘n’ Roll Song’, Valdy toured the world several times; his 14
albums have sold almost half-a-million copies. He also has won two Juno Awards for Folk
Singer of the Year and Folk Entertainer of the Year, along with seven additional Juno
nominations. The Order of Canada recipient is a man with a thousand friends, from
Newfoundland to Vancouver Island to Texas to New Zealand.


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Valdy (Folk Singer Songwriter)

"I've been lucky," Valdy suggests, (born Paul Valdemar Horsdal in September of 1945 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, an inner city kid, mother Lillian, social worker / psychiatric nurse whtaught family planning to Quebecers as a volunteer advocate, and Paul Horsdal, portrait photographer/outdoorsman who became a mentor to many of Canada's photographers,... more info