Powerhouse roots duo The Small Glories are Cara Luft and JD Edwards. Both are veteran singer/songwriters, but from very different musical locales. Cara, the folkie, was one of the founding members of the Wailin’ Jennys. JD, the rocker, fronts the JD Edwards Band. One night in 2012, the two musicians unexpectedly found themselves together on stage and the sparks went off.
They have been performing together ever since, wowing audiences in Canada, the US and abroad with their tight harmonies, emotional authenticity, explosive live performances and equally well-matched guitar prowess. Luft packs a mean banjo as well. Meanwhile, “Wonderous Traveler”, their first album together, was nominated for two Canadian Folk Music Awards.
Americana UK said, “some things just work together - the Lennon and McCartney syndrome – and to witness a performance by The Small Glories is a rare opportunity to experience that indefinable quality that creates perfection... ”