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Aegela Dance Company – 11:30 a.m.
Aegela Dance Company is from Toledo, Ohio. These exuberant and talented women often come together for performances at Arab weddings, various arts festivals, and community benefits. They are a collection of diverse dance experience and personal achievements sharing a common love of Middle Eastern dance. Their repertoire features the dances of Egypt, North Africa, Greece, Turkey and Andalusia.
Today, they share with you the traditional and the contemporary forms of dance experienced in Middle Eastern clubs and theatres. The dancers are all from the Aegela Centers for Middle Eastern Dance located in the Martin School, Hill and Holland Sylvania.
No Excuses – Noon
No Excuses is a local band that entertains audiences of all ages. Singing mostly original songs, the band engages their listeners with thought provoking songs about everyday life. They’ve been playing around northwest Ohio for about 2 1/2 years in a variety of venues. With Lisa on the guitar and vocals, Suzanne on the piano, Deb on the drums and Merri on vocals and percussion, they are delighted to be back for the 6th annual WAVE Festival.
E2 – 12:30 p.m.
E2 is comprised of vocalist Elizabeth Zajac and jazz pianist Eric Dickey. Elizabeth has performed regionally and locally in various concerts, musicals, and solo venues including Dégagé Jazz Cafe, and the Maumee Indoor Theater with Frank Weaver. She is a past performer of the W.A.V.E. Festival. Her repertoire includes jazz, contemporary folk and pop.
Elizabeth is a recent graduate of Wittenberg University where she majored in psychology and music. She currently works at Lourdes in the College of Nursing. She is accompanied by Mr. Eric Dickey who has played in jazz ensembles for many years in the Toledo area. He is the organist at Zoar Lutheran Church in Perrysburg. Eric has accompanied Elizabeth since her elementary school days and has been influential in Elizabeth’s love of music.
BLISS – 1 p.m.
BLISS is a quartet of women who returned to their love of music and performing after raising their families. This amazing ensemble is comprised of three women singing in heavenly harmony, accompanied by a violinist and their own instrumental expertise. They offer a refreshing style on many of the classic folk/rock tunes of the 70s & 80s as well as various selections from blues & country.
Acoustic guitar player M'Lissa ( formerly of Stargaze, Strongheart & M’stique )– re-kindled a singing partnership with bassist Cindy ( Stargaze ), after teaming with keyboard/rhythm guitarist Lorilee ( Radiation Blues Band, Drivin' Sideways & Georgia Peach). Together their unique harmonic blends, along with Brenda's ( Also with The Hand Hewn String Band ) melodic violin accompaniment, gives BLISS its distinctive sound. An extraordinary ensemble of women following their musical BLISS!
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