Events

9/20/14
thru
9/20/14
Haverhill, MA
New Moon Coffee House
8:00 pm

Mark Erelli at New Moon Coffee House

Mark Erelli, Charlie Rose

Mark Erelli returns to the New Moon Coffeehouse in Haverhill, with a wide variety of songs old and new, pop to blues, and every genre in between. He performs on Saturday September 20th at 8:00 pm. Tickets cost $20. Charlie Rose opens the evening. Erelli is one of the area’s most popular singer songwriters. His excellent guitar work, contagious melodies and clever wordplay keep listeners wanting more. He’s an optimist with a social conscience who subtly delivers his messages while the listeners’

www.newmooncoffeehouse.org
9/25/14
thru
9/28/14
Austin, TX
Holiday Inn Austin Midtown
All Day & (Almost) All Night!

Southwest Regional Folk Alliance Conference

SWRFA Wants You!

The 14th Annual Southwest Regional Folk Alliance Conference will be in Austin, Texas, at the Holiday Inn, Austin-Midtown, on Sept 25 - 28, 2014. We have open mics, Official Showcases and In Room showcases, seminars and panels during the day on Friday and Saturday which address many facets of the music business - booking and tour planning, agents and managers, music law, the internet, getting airplay, studio know how, song sharing and discussion, wellness while on the road and looking for alternate ways to get our music to the world – such as in schools and films. We eat meals together and form wonderful new relationships and renew old ones. And we are certain to have FUN! Artists, managers, agents, venue operators as well as folks who come to listen enthusiastically are all encouraged to attend. Please join us this year!

www.swfolkalliance.org
9/27/14
thru
9/28/14
Portsmouth, NH
Market Sq Portsmouth
10am-10pm Sat; 1-5pm Sun

Portsmouth Maritime Folk Festival

Andy Kenna, John Roberts, Jeff Warner, Cliff Haslam, and others

Every September, dozens of folk and sea music performers bring maritime folk music and song to downtown Portsmouth, NH. The 15th annual festival showcases music from the US, British Isles and Canada at venues in the Market Square area, including RiRa Irish Pub (22-26 Market Sq), and the Portsmouth Athenaeum (9 Market Sq). Performers in 2014 include Andy Kenna, John Roberts, Cliff Haslam, Dave Peloquin and more. A Saturday evening concert will be held at the First Methodist Church on Miller Ave. This is an all-ages event with audience participation strongly encouraged! Hours Sat. 10:00AM - 10PM, Sun. 1PM - 5:30PM. All events FREE; donations appreciated. For more, visit www.newenglandfolknetwork.org/pmff/.

http://www.newenglandfolknetwork.org/pmff/
9/27/14
Park Ridge, NJ
Acoustic Cafe Music Series at OLM Academy
8 PM

Brother Sun in Concert

Brother Sun

Greg Greenway, Pat Wictor, and Joe Jencks are . The trio's harmonies, as much as their lyrics, tell what they are about: warm as a campfire, stirring as a gospel church, rousing as a call to arms. Fusing folk, Americana, blues, pop, jazz, rock, and a cappella singing, Brother Sun is an explosion of musical diversity and harmony, in the finest of male singing traditions. 8 PM Tickets: $20 advance, $22 at the door www.cafeacoustic.org 201-573-0718 Proceeds benefit the OLM Haiti fund.

http://www.cafeacoustic.org
10/10/14
thru
10/12/14
Lawrence, KS
Lawrence Country Club
9:00-5:00

Music Together Teacher Training

Our three-day, in-person Music Together teacher training workshop combines philosophy and practice in a relaxed, supportive atmosphere. During the workshop, you’ll learn how children learn music and how you can apply it to lesson-planning and song-leading. You’ll also see the power of family music firsthand, as you observe three mixed-age family classes taught by your trainer or an experienced teacher.

www.musictogether.com/teach
11/1/14
thru
11/1/14
Duluth, GA
The Red Clay Theatre
8pm

EDDIE OWEN PRESENTS: Caroline Aiken, Hannah Thomas, Danielle Howle in the round

Caroline Aiken, Hannah Thomas, Danielle Howle

Caroline Aiken, a touring, veteran performer, is recording new CD with John Keane (REM, INDIGO GIRLS), and is touring Europe Feb-Mar of 2015, USA spring/summer 2015. Hannah Thomas is just off the road from touring with the Indigo Girls and is a fireball of a performer. Danielle Howle has been on Amy Ray's label Damian Records, and brings her own massive brand of music and vocalese to the stage. Together, they are three strong, fiery, determined and talented women. A show not to be missed!

www.eddieowenpresents.com
11/7/14
thru
11/9/14
Kansas City, MO
Kansas City Hilton Airport Hotel
10 AM - 11 PM

Acoustic Music Getaway

Dan Miller, Brad Davis, Tim May, Betse Ellis, David Harvey, Alan O'Bryant

The Acoustic Music Getaway is a weekend long event filled with workshops, jam sessions, and concert and good times! We will be offering workshops for guitar, mandolin, banjo and fiddle with some of the best instructors in the country. Our goal is to provide you with an environment where you can totally immerse yourself in your music without any distractions. You’ll be with top instructors and like-minded players who are looking to improve their playing while having fun! The weekend kicks off with workshops at 3:00 on Friday November 7th and wraps up at 3:00 on Sunday November 9th. The Saturday evening concert will also be open to the general public for a ticket price of $15. The cost of the weekend is $300 which includes: Five, 2 hour long workshops over the course of 3 days. Multiple jam sessions with and without instructors. Saturday boxed lunch and a sit-down buffet dinner. Saturday night instructor concert. A raffle and giveaways.

www.acousticmusicgetaway.com
11/8/14
thru
11/8/14
Columbia, MD
Pansers House Concert
7pm

Pansers House Concert

Caroline Aiken

410-531-9233 spanzers [at] gmail [dot] com Steve and Sherry are pioneers in the house concert field, and I'm so very excited to play for them again. It is always an honor to be invited into osomeone's home to play, and theirs is the ultimate. Please use contact info above for reservations, strongly suggested.

509 Delaware St. #101
Kansas City, MO 64105
TEL: 816-221-FOLK (3655)
FAX: 816-221-3658
fai@folk.org

Upcoming Events
Mark Erelli at New Moon Coffee House
09/20/2014
8:00 pm
New Moon Coffee House, Haverhill, MA

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Southwest Regional Folk Alliance Conference
09/25/2014 – 09/28/2014
All Day & (Almost) All Night!
Holiday Inn Austin Midtown, Austin, TX

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