Singer-songwriter Matthew Byrne performs at BRT Sunday

Singer-songwriter Matthew Byrne performs at BRT Sunday

Matthew Byrne will perform at the Blackstone River Theatre, 549 Broad St., Cumberland, on Sunday, April 15, at 7 p.m. For reservations, call 401-725-9272.

CUMBERLAND – Blackstone River Theatre, 549 Broad St., will present an evening featuring Newfoundland singer-songwriter Matthew Byrne on Sunday, April 15, 7 p.m.

Byrne was born into a family of Newfoundland music makers and his repertoire is heavily influenced by his unique musical lineage, according to event organizers.

Byrne’s recording “Ballads” debuted in 2010. His second solo offering, “Hearts & Heroes,” won the Traditional Album of the Year award at the 2015 Canadian Folk Music Awards.

His latest recording is called “Horizon Lines.”

Admission is $16. For reservations or information, call 401-725-9272.