About Dawn Pemberton

Open hearted and hopeful, blisssed and blessed, thankful and thoughtful. A curious creator, lover, mover and shaker, melody maker who is inspired by adventure, love, sound and shape, colour and dreams, nature and kindness. I savour things that speak to and stir the heart.
5 Apr

The Great Get Down!

2019-04-24T06:15:24+00:00April 5, 2019|News, Show Announcements|

A Birthday Dance Party and Fundraiser for WISH at The Imperial

Oh Lordy, Dawn’s turning 40! Vancouver’s Queen of Soul is heading into her fourth decade, help her mark the occasion by shaking your groove thing for a fantastic cause!
Dance the night away to Soulstream, Vancouver’s slickest ten piece r&b, soul and funk cover band! DJ Slade will be spinning deep cuts and funky favourites all night long!

2019 marks WISH’s 35th anniversary! The WISH Drop-in has been supporting and empowering some of the city’s most vulnerable citizens.
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23 Nov


2018-11-24T08:27:33+00:00November 23, 2018|Articles, News, Show Announcements|

Thursday January 24th, 2019.
Frankie’s Jazz Club

Reel to Real Recordings is proud to announce the label’s co-inaugural release, A Soulful Sunday: Live at the Left Bank, a previously unissued live recording of the under-appreciated songstress Etta Jones featuring the Cedar Walton Trio with bassist Sam Jones and drummer Billy Higgins recorded on February 27, 1972 at the Famous Ballroom in Baltimore, Maryland. There has been no recorded documentation of Etta Jones during this stretch between 1971 and 1974, so this never-before-heard recording fills in an important gap in Jones’s discography and showcases […]

22 Nov

Come & Walk The Labyrinth!

2018-11-24T09:29:16+00:00November 22, 2018|Articles, News, Show Announcements|

Next Friday, November 30th, come and walk the labyrinth while I sing and play some sweet, soulful melodies in this intimate and sacred space. It will be a contemplative, gorgeous, meditative experience at St.Paul’s Anglican Church.

Be transported by tender gospel melodies and soothing vintage soul tunes. Be inspired by beautiful, heartfelt songs sung a cappella or on keyboards. Walk and reflect or sit and contemplate to a musical evening of soulful expression. This is music well-suited to warming the heart on a dark November night. The labyrinth at St. Paul’s Anglican Church […]

21 Nov

Surrey Tree Lighting Festival

2018-11-24T09:34:09+00:00November 21, 2018|Articles, News, Show Announcements|

Join me Saturday, November 24th at the Tree Lighting Festival in Surrey. I’m playing 4-5pm with Scott TuckerGavin YoungashJonny Tobin and Randall Stoll! Come early and catch Lovecoast, Topline Vocal Collective and stick around for Warren Dean Flandez! Guaranteed to be a beautiful, fun event for everyone!



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