Up At Dawn is a vocal trio featuring Sasha Bogdanowitsch, Emily Eagen and Tim Kiah, that specializes in singing old and new songs in close harmony. Their repertoire ranges from refreshing interpretations of American and English folk musics, Old Time ballads, shape note hymns, medieval song to their own contemporary originals, often accompanying themselves on guitar, banjo, upright bass, ukulele, lap dulcimer and harmonium.
Sasha Bogdanowitsch is a composer, vocalist, multi-instrumentalist and educator. He is a co-founder of World In One, Loom Ensemble, Vital Vox Vocal Festival and Moving Star. Sasha has performed worldwide and throughout the NY area in venues such as: Carnegie Hall, Whitney Museum, Symphony Space, BAM, and Roulette. www.sashabmusic.com
Emily Eagen is a singer, songwriter, vocal coach a DMA candidate in vocal performance at the Graduate Center of the City of New York, a teaching artist through Carnegie Hall’s Weill Music Institute, and a two-time world champion whistler. Emily is a singer of early, contemporary, and folk music, most recently seen on tour with The Bang on a Can All-Stars in Julia Wolfe’s ‘Steel Hammer.’ www.emilyeagen.com
Tim Kiah is a Brooklyn based composer, vocalist and bassist. He has been commissioned by Chamber Music America, Lincoln Center and the Northern Sinfonia chamber Orchestra. Tim is a member and composer with The Chelsea Symphony and has written ten symphonic works. www.timkiah.com