Lizzy Hoyt

Lizzy Hoyt

Acoustic Celtic Folk Roots Singer/songwriter

Contact

Name
Lizzy Hoyt
Address
PO Box 47022 Winnipeg MB Canada R2H3G9
Phone
1 431 999 8963
Email
Websites
www.lizzyhoyt.com

About

 

Lizzy Hoyt is an award-winning Canadian vocalist and songwriter with the voice of an angel. She delivers music and stories with soaring melodies rooted in Celtic and folk traditions. 

Lizzy’s fourth album New Lady on the Prairie (produced by John Reischman and Lizzy Hoyt) demonstrates a mature and refined ‘trans-Atlantic’ sound that blends influences from Celtic, bluegrass and folk traditions. The title track, inspired by Lizzy’s great great aunt immigrating to Canada from Ireland in the early 1900s, demonstrates her ability to craft songs that are touching, poignant, and lyrically rich. The album also features her talents as a multi-instrumentalist (fiddle, guitar, Celtic harp, mandolin and step-dance).

Lizzy’s music has been recognized on both the national and international level. She won “Best Female Artist” at the 8th International Acoustic Music Awards,  was a Canadian Folk Music Award Nominee for “Traditional Singer of the Year” and has been named a finalist in both the John Lennon Songwriting Contest and the USA Songwriting Competition. In addition to these, Lizzy was awarded the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal by the Governor General of Canada for her outstanding contribution to commemorating Canadian veterans and history through music.

 

 

Music

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"New Lady on the Prairie" from New Lady on the Prairie

Video

Lizzy Hoyt Live - Mashup by Lizzy Hoyt

Relentless Music Video by Lizzy Hoyt

Vimy Ridge Music Video by Lizzy Hoyt

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