Jeff Patch and Marie-Hélène Michaud

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Tony's Music Box, 396 Queen Street , Fredericton, NB E3B 1B2

Jeff Patch and Marie-Hélène Michaud will be performing as part of the Tony's Music Box Piano Room Series.

Admission by donation.

Jeff Patch has been writing and performing music for decades and created the band “Free to Grow” in 2014 as a vehicle to perform and record original music. Fashioned after the classic rock he grew up with, Free to Grow tunes have charted on radio stations in Canada, the United States, the UK, Germany, France, South Africa, and Australia. In 2015 the band won the Stingray Rising Star Award at the Fredericton Harvest Festival. In 2023 Jeff won the JL Music Composer Award as decided upon by a jury of award winning Atlantic Canadian artists. To date Free to Grow has recorded 4 studio albums plus one live album.

Marie-Hélène Michaud

A highly skilled vocalist and performer, Marie-Hélène Michaud has been singing all her life and is currently a member of the “Fast Eddie and the Fembots,” and the “Jazzmoizelles.” As a member of Free to Grow she was the lead vocalist on 6 songs on their most recent album and provided backing vocals for the other tunes.

Jeff and Marie-Hélène will be performing a number of original Free to Grow tunes in an intimate unplugged format. The songs will span a time frame of Jeff’s songwriting going from 40+ years ago to the present day.