Glier brings his quiet strength to Strand

Oct 03, 2017
Seth Glier

Rockland — Folk-pop singer/songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and activist Seth Glier will return to the Strand Theatre stage Friday, Oct. 13, at 7:30 p.m. Guest Matt Nakoa will open the show at the Strand, 345 Main St.

The Grammy-nominated Glier is known for his passionate live sets and powerful command of both piano and guitar. He also is a national spokesperson for ChildFund International, where he has helped more than 200 children find sponsors. In 2016, he was chosen as a ChildFund Ambassador and traveled to Guatemala bringing music to remote areas and schools.

Glier participated in the 2012 ROCK THE VOTE Road Trip; and took home Best Social Action Song for his track “The Next Right Thing” at the 11th annual Independent Music Awards, his second IMA win. For his 2013 Things I Should Let You Know release tour, he teamed up with Autism Speaks and helped raise thousands of dollars for the not-for-profit organization.

Glier, who released his latest album, "Birds," this spring, is a storyteller at heart whose passion for humanity shines in each song. Opening act Nakoa is a a young, internationally touring folk-rock singer/songwriter with classical piano chops, offering tunes that are genuine, soulful and poetic.

Tickets are $15 in advance and will be $18 day of show. To buy tickets or for more information, visit rocklandstrand.com; call 594-0070, ext. 3; or email info@rocklandstrand.com. Next up at the Strand is Cheryl Wheeler, with opener Kenny White, Saturday, Oct. 21, at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $22.

Courier Publications’ A&E Editor Dagney C. Ernest can be reached at (207) 594-4401, ext. 115; or dernest@courierpublicationsllc.com.

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