LIVE: Patty Griffin, Sara Watkins, Anaïs Mitchell

An evening of singer/songwriter mastery unfolded as Patty Griffin, Sara Watkins and Anaïs Mitchell came together on April 1, 2016, at the California Center for the Arts, Escondido, to bring awareness to increased voter engagement through song.

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On April 1, singer/songwriters Patty Griffin, Sara Watkins and Anaïs Mitchell (pictured) came together to perform at the California Center for the Arts, Escondido.
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The women performed as part of the Use Your Voice Tour 2016 to raise awareness for increased voter engagement.
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Watkins (pictured), a Grammy-winning artist, was born in San Diego County.
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Griffin has won Grammy recognition for her work as well.
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The musicians performed in round-table style, supporting each other on original numbers.
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Griffin (pictured, right), traditionally a folk artist, has written songs for a number of other musicians, including the Dixie Chicks and Bette Midler.
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Watkins is a member of Nickel Creek and has played as a touring member of the Decemberists.
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Mitchell was signed to Ani DiFranco's label in 2007.
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Griffin was scouted while playing in Boston coffeehouses in her 20s.
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The women have more than two dozen studio albums between the three of them.
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Fiona Apple and Jackson Browne both made appearances on Watkins' second solo record, "Sun Midnight Sun."
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