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Folk Night Friday with ilyAIMY 7/17 | News Release | City of Alexandria 


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“Friday Night@Durant” Series: “Folk Night Friday” on July 17

Celebrate Alexandria’s Live Music Week with the Office of the Arts and Focus Music for a “Folk Night Friday” on Friday, July 17 from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at the Durant Arts Center, 1605 Cameron St. featuring ilyAIMY Ticket prices are $10 resident/$15 nonresident in advance; $15 resident/ $20 nonresident at the door.  

ilyAIMY (i love you And I Miss You) is a percussive acoustic rock animal hailing from Baltimore, MD. Mixing genres from rock to folk to soul to bluegrass; flavors as varied as jazz and hip hop curl through what is undoubtedly one of the most exciting sounds in today’s folk(ish) music scene. Recently hailed as an audience-voted “Most-Wanted Artist” at Falcon Ridge Folk Festival, ilyAIMY combines award-winning songwriting, tight male/female harmonies, signature intricate slap-style guitar work, ukulele, djembe and an eclectically humorous stage show into an exquisite package.

To purchase advance tickets, visit and scroll to Friday Night@Durant item 155201 to purchase advance tickets.

“Folk Night Friday” is part of the “Friday Night@Durant” Series. “Friday Night@Durant Series is a collaborative project of the Office of the Arts, a division of the Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities.  

For additional information, contact Cheryl Anne Colton at, 703.746.5565 or visit

The City of Alexandria is committed to compliance with the City’s Human Rights Code and the Americans with Disabilities Act. To request a reasonable accommodation or to request materials in an alternative format, contact Cheryl Ann Colton at 703.746.5565 (Virginia Relay 711) or e-mail 

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