Welcome to the official website of the award-winning
Canadian Celtic-folk artist Lizzy Hoyt!
Lizzy Hoyt on Tour!
Lizzy is touring extensively through Saskatchewan and Manitoba this fall! Also, don't miss her double-bill Christmas show with jazz-soul artist, Jesse Peters 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.
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!
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.