Rhiannon Giddens in Somerville

 

Founding member of the Grammy-winning Carolina Chocolate Drops, Rhiannon Giddens displays an emotional range to match her dazzling vocal and instrumental prowess. She is touring with her own band and multi-instrumentalist Dirk Powell, to support her new studio album, which was recorded in Louisiana with Powell.

 

 

Rhiannon Giddens  performs on Thursday, May 11, at the Somerville Theatre, Showtime is 7:30 PM. Tickets $40.