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Welcome to the official website of the award-winning Canadian Celtic-folk artist Lizzy Hoyt!

 
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Edmonton Folk Festival

Lizzy will be performing at Edmonton's renowned folk festival this summer from Aug 7-10th!  For more information, visit: www.edmontonfolkfest.org.

In Studio!

This winter, Lizzy has been very busy on the road, but she has also been in studio working on a new album! Co-produced by mandolinist-extraordinare, John Reischman, the album will feature new material from Lizzy as well as some traditional songs! Stay tuned for more information. The album is set to release in the fall of 2014!

Lizzy Hoyt on Tour!

Lizzy is touring extensively through Saskatchewan and Manitoba this fall! Also, don't miss her  Christmas shows in December! See the tour page for more info! 

Queen's Diamond Jubilee Medal!

Lizzy was awarded the Queen's Diamond Jubilee Medal by the Governor General of Canada for her outstanding contribution to commemorating Canadian veterans and history through music! The ceremony took place on Parliament Hill on Monday February 25th, 2013.

Documentary

Here is a video clip from the upcoming documentary "Genius of the Violin" featuring Lizzy Hoyt, Guillaume Tardiff, Daniel Gervais and Clint Pelletier. 

Film Awards 2013

Lizzy's music video wins a 2013 Diamond Award at the California Film Awards. It also brought home the Audience Choice Award and Best Music Video at the Tupelo Film Festival as well as three awards at the Women's Independent Film Festival in LA, including Best Actor, Best Directing and Best Music Video! 

December 1st, 2012

Lizzy is on tour in British Columbia and Alberta throughout December. See the tour page for more info! 

November 1st, 2012

Lizzy is honoured to have been invited to perform at the Veteran's Candlelight Vigil in Ottawa! This event is on November 5th and is a part of Canada's Remembrance Week celebrations!

October 1st, 2012

Lizzy's Vimy Ridge music video won two awards at the Edmonton International Film Festival! We were so honoured to be recognized by way of "Best Canadian Short (Music Video)" and "The Bobby Award" for Best Cinematography 2012! The video is also an official selection for the Women's Independent Film Festival in Los Angelos, USA (November 2nd-3rd). Keep checking back for more updates!

 

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Vimy Ridge Rehearsal - 2012

Vimy Ridge Rehearsal - 2012

Home Album Release - 2010

Home Album Release - 2010


Accolades

Queen's Diamond Jubilee Medal Recipient

WINNER - Best Female Artist -
International Acoustic Music Awards 2012

Canadian Folk Music Award Nominee 2011

USA Song Writing Competition Finalist 2011

John Lennon Songwriting Contest Finalist 2012

 

Thank you to the following organizations for supporting Lizzy's music, career and various projects.

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