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October, 2019

Sunday
13
Just Bob Café (formerly Anna Bannanas)
10:00 AM
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That downhome country/ragtime sound. (second Sunday but please verify)
Sunday
13
Happy Valley School of Music
10:00 AM
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Every other Sunday from Sep 15 through Oct 27, led by Tracy Kim, learn the most common chord voicings of Brazilian guitarists, $120 for four workshops, More info: artichokemusic.org/classes

Please Note: If you miss the start date of the term, you can do a $35 drop-in rate per session. Please contact Tracy at 503-236-8613.
Sunday
13
Happy Valley School of Music
11:30 AM
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Every other Sunday from Sep 15 through Oct 27, led by Tracy Kim. Love the Beatles? This workshop and jam session will teach you many of the Beatles most requested and classic songs. Info: artichokemusic.org/classes. All instruments are welcome for this workshop.

Please Note: If you miss the start date of the term, you can do a $35 drop-in rate per session. Please contact Tracy at 503-236-8613.
Sunday
13
Alberta Street Pub
12:00 PM
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A rotating cast of Portland‘s finest and most danceable swing bands, $6, kids under 12 free.
Oct 6: Hot Lovin‘ Jazz Babies
Oct 13: Hot July
Sunday
13
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Longtime local musicians gather in tribute to our passed brother, Chris Cooper, free, all ages. Info: 503-232-1504 or www.laurelthirst.com (Every Sunday)
Sunday
13
Happy Valley School of Music
1:00 PM
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Every Sunday from Sep 8 through Oct 20, led by Tracy Kim, this class makes learning and understanding music theory fun and EASY! $150 for seven classes. More info: artichokemusic.org/classes.

Please Note: If you miss the start date of the term, you can do a $30 drop-in rate per session. Please contact Tracy at 503-236-8613.
Sunday
13
John Knox Presbyterian Church
1:00 PM
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All levels welcome, For more info, contact soyopo(at)comcast.net (usually 2nd Sunday).
Sunday
13
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Every Sunday from 2 to 5 pm, this is an ongoing jam open to all ages and levels, acoustic only. The Ladd Taphouse has a full menu, over 40 taps, and full bar.
Sunday
13
TreeSong Nature Awareness & Retreat Center
2:00 PM
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Intimate concert by Celtinalia (Jennifer Pratt-Walter and Carl Thor) - Celtic harp, hammer dulcimer, vocals, and more, #15.Space is limited, pre-registration is highly recommended. To register, go to the event page at https://www.treesongnatureawareness.org/events/celtinalia. More info: https://www.talismanmusic.com/celtinalia.html.
Sunday
13
Happy Valley Library Community Room
2:15 PM
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Bluegrass and more, located off Sunnyside Rd. at SE 147th. Look for the signboard on the sidewalk near the library. For information, contact Charlie: mels677(at)aol.com
Sunday
13
Winona Grange #271
3:00 PM
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$1 for the hall. (Second Sundays)
Sunday
13
Alberta Street Pub
3:00 PM
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A rotating lineup of Portland‘s finest family performers for the kids & showcasing Portland‘s best singer-songwriters for the grown-ups, $8 per walking human, all ages.
Oct 6: Pointed Man Band
Oct 13: Red Yarn
Sunday
13
A Renaissance School Dance Hall
3:00 PM
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$10 suggested donation, dance shoes required, no street shoes permitted beyond the entrance.

Jan 12: music by Betsy Branch, Bill Tomczak, Lisa Scott, caller David Macemon
Feb 9: music by Fine Companions, caller Orly Krasner
Mar 8: music by Betsy Branch, Bill Tomczak, Lisa Scott, caller Ric Goldman
Apr 12: music by Betsy Branch, Bill Tomczak, Lisa Scott, caller Erik Weberg
May 10: music by Betsy Branch, Bill Tomczak, Lisa Scott, caller Erik Weberg
Jun 14: music by Fine Companions, caller Laura Hatch
Jul 12: music by Fine Companions, caller David Macemon
Sunday
13
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Led by Christine Weinmeister and Linda Leavitt, Handsome Ladies Ambassadors. For more information: https://thehandsomeladies.org/.
Sunday
13
White Eagle Saloon (McMenamins)
4:00 PM
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Creating all-age spaces for musicians who are parents. Free, all ages. (Every second Sunday but please verify)
Sunday
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Old-time blues. Every Sunday. Free.

Sunday
13
People’s Co-op Community Room
5:00 PM
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Songbooks provided, no exp necessary. Info: website or Jessica Beer at jessicabeer(at)gmail.com.
Sunday
13
Muddy Rudder Public House
6:00 PM
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Irish music, no cover, 21+.
Sunday
13
Laurelthirst Pub
6:00 PM
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David Reisch (bass) and Turtle VanDemarr (guitar) from the Freak Mountain Rambers bring pals for a rowdy, rootsy Sunday afternoon of song, free, all ages.

Feb 2: special 7 pm start due to Super Bowl.
Sunday
13
Wayfinding Academy
6:30 PM
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6:30pm, community welcome & lesson, dance until 10, with DJ Cosmos Kitty and Noah Grunzweig, $6-$15 sliding scale, or ask about volunteering.

Mar 8: special electro-folk fusion band
****A Cascade Promenade Event****
Thu Mar 12: Special dance, DJ music and caller Noah Grunzweig

We are a gender-free dance community that seeks to be a safe space to be in process both as dancers and as humans. Larks & Ravens are the terms used to identify our dance partnership roles. Specifically, being gender free expands access for non-binary & queer dancers to come for all the same reasons straight men & women enjoy contra dance,
Sunday
13
Kells Irish Restaurant and Pub
6:30 PM
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Free. (2nd through last Sundays but please verify)
Sunday
13
Tom Harke is kindly lending us his home.
6:30 PM
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New regular Portland Balkan Jam (and maybe, some Romanian and Hungarian music)
2nd and 4th Sundays (starting September 22, 2019)
No commitments.
Bring music and/or chords to share.
All instruments are welcome. Tell your friends. All suggestions are welcome.
Sunday
13
Artichoke Music
7:00 PM
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Benefit for Artichoke Music, $15, Advance tickets from www.brownpapertickets.com (plus service fee).

Sophie Davis came into this world singing.
Tim Davis started playing harmonica at six years old, played various instruments in school, but wound up being a talented guitarist.
John Richter, multi instrumentalist (including the carpenters saw!), and insightful singer/songwriter.
John Manns, teller of tall tales with musical accompaniment, singer/songwriter, band leader, commercial artist.
Dale Jones, player of things with strings, singer/songwriter of true folk songs.
Sunday
13
Strum Guitars
7:00 PM
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Driving banjo and high lonesome harmonies,
Sunday
13
The Vault at Gastro Mania
7:00 PM
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Rock & roll, $8 cash at door.
Sunday
13
The Old Church
8:00 PM
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8 pm (doors open at 7), dreamlike songs that seem somehow permeated by the American folk tradition without actually being a part of it, The Old Church Concert Hall, 1422 SW 11th, $25 advance/$30 day of show, all ages, bar with ID, advance tickets from Eventbrite at www.eventbrite.com (plus service fees), all sales are final. Info: www.theoldchurch.org.
Sunday
13
Fulton Park Community Center
8:00 PM
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Every Sunday, led by Donna Cole, we dance circles, couples, and some lines; beginning dances will be taught at 8, followed by new dances at 9, admission $7. Check the online calendar at http://portlandisraelidance.com for cancellations or schedule changes.
Sunday
13
Alberta Rose Theatre
8:00 PM
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8 pm (doors open at 7), Che Apalache is a four-man string band based in Buenos Aires with members from Argentina, Mexico and the United States. Che Apalache began as a bluegrass band, but eventually incorporated Latin American styles into their repertoire, $18 advance/$22 door. Minors OK when accompanied by a parent or guardian. Tickets online through www.albertarosetheatre.com.
Sunday
13
Laurelthirst Pub
9:00 PM
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Super supportive showcase for everyone, signup at 8 pm, music at 9 pm, hosted by Taylor Kingman, free.

Feb 16: open mic hosted by Hayley Heynderickx.
Monday
14
Columbus Day
Monday
14
KBOO Radio - 90.7 FM
5:30 AM
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Early morning folk music to get your week started, hosted by Jonathan Lay.
Monday
14
Artichoke Music
10:30 AM
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Aaron Canwell of the popular Kindie band, Micah and Me, is teaching a weekly ukulele drop in designed for parents, caregivers, and nannies who would like to learn to play the ukulele with their little ones in tow. This is also available to anyone of any age; just know kids will be tolerated!

The cost is $10 for anyone over 10 years of age (even if they bring their own ukulele). And $10 per ukulele for those under 10 years old that choose to participate.

Extra sessions at noon-1 pm and 2-3 pm.
Monday
14
Lake Theater & Cafe
7:00 PM
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7 pm show (doors open at 6 pm), Blues and folk, price varies.

Mar 2: Illegal Smile - The Music of John Prine, $20, VIP table (seats 4) $120.
Mar 9: Trifecta: Lisa Mann, Bre Gregg, Mary Kadderly (w/ Dan Gildea), $15, VIP table (seats 4) $80.
Mar 16: St Patrick‘s with Patrick Lamb Jazz Quintet, $20, VIP table (seats 4) $100.
Mar 23: SONG SPEAK featuring AJ Fullerton with Steve Itterly, Lisa Mann, Rae Gordon, Pat McDougall, $15, VIP table (seats 4) $100.
Mar 30: Muddy Waters Tribute & Dance - Four Trains Runnin‘
with Alan Hager, Mitch Kashmar, Jimi Bott, and Dean Mueller, $10 dance floor, $20 general.
Apr 6: Aaron Meyer Band, $25, VIP table (seats 4) $120.
Monday
14
The Vault at Gastro Mania
7:00 PM
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Jazz, funk, reserved seating $20 (plus service fee) at Brown Paper Tickets, $25 cash at door, if available.

It will be Mel’s last 2019 show in the Vault on Monday October 14. Hope to see you there!
Monday
14
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7:30 pm (doors open at 6:30), One is a Hawai‘ian legend who has stretched the boundaries of slack key guitar music while remaining true to the soul of its deeply Hawai‘ian roots.

The other is a rising star of the next generation of slack key players, who uses the style’s open tunings to explore multiple genres with ease and flair.

They are joined by lovely dancer Moanalani Beamer, who brings hula and Hawaiian chants to the stage, and adds musical texture with ancient Hawaiian instruments, $25 advance/$30 door. Minors OK when accompanied by a parent or guardian. Tickets online through www.albertarosetheatre.com.
Monday
14
Muddy Rudder Public House
8:00 PM
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Doin‘ what it takes, no cover, 21+.
Monday
14
Aladdin Theater
8:00 PM
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Charismatic combination of talent, tenacity and shrewd wit, doors open at 7, $20 advance/$24 day of show, all ages, tickets available from True West or Eventbrite (plus service fee).
Monday
14
Laurelthirst Pub
9:00 PM
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The Kung Pao Chickens (Tim Acott, Gary Gunther, Jon Neufeld, and Tracy Kim) perform a diverse mix of European gypsy jazz, American jazz classics, and Brazilian bossa novas, free.
Tuesday
15
KBOO Radio - 90.7 FM
5:30 AM
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A spicy mix of folk and acoustic music, much of which is connected to the American south, including (but not limited to) acoustic blues, Texas folk, Cajun, string band & Texas swing, hosted by Diane Karl
Tuesday
15
Tapalaya
6:00 PM
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Fine sax with piano attached, free. Info: reggiehouston.com
Tuesday
15
Laurelthirst Public House
6:00 PM
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Bluegrass; impeccable musicianship and hard-driving originals, free, all ages.
Tuesday
15
Trap Door Brewing
6:30 PM
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Every other Tuesday, intermediate level and above, organized by Dennis Tomlin Info: dltomlin(at)gmail.com
Tuesday
15
Pacific Crest Community School
7:00 PM
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Meets every Tuesday (except Oct 8). Instructors are Maggie Lind – clawhammer banjo, Patrick Lind – guitar, Sophie Enloe –fiddle. Previous experience on your instrument is required. If you’ve been playing old-time music on fiddle, clawhammer banjo, or guitar for a while and are ready to meet and play with other people, then this class is for you! $125-$150 for 8 weeks and learn 6 traditional tunes and songs.
Tuesday
15
McMenamins Rock Creek Tavern
7:00 PM
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Bluegrass and associated music, bluegrass instruments only; leave your song books and tab at home please. Info: Tim Howell at 503-208-1874 or timhowell74(at)gmail.com
Tuesday
15
Nordia House
7:30 PM
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”Lady Skagerrak” – three master musicians – one from each Scandinavian country: Maja Kjær Jacobsen from Denmark, Elise Wessel Hildrum from Norway and Anna Lindblad from Sweden, $27 general/$23 Nordic Northwest (NNW) members; for more information, call 503-977-0275 or visit www.nordicnorthwest.org
Wednesday
16
KBOO Radio - 90.7 FM
5:30 AM
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Traditional and contemporary folk music, hosted by Alex and Erica
Wednesday
16
Round Table Pizza
6:30 PM
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Every Wednesday, newcomer friendly! Info: Jane Gallagher at janeromfo5(at)gmail.com

Wednesday
16
The Vault at Gastro Mania
7:00 PM
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A new band each week, $7 cash at the door (except as noted), Info: 503-715-6157 or www.oregonbluegrass.org
Oct 2: Fiddle Night (Luke Price, James Mason, Ben Blechman,Annie Staninec) - $10 cash at door
Oct 9: True North
Oct 16: Whiskey Deaf
Oct 23: Sam Hill
Oct 30: Leif & Aileen Halvorson with Friends
Wednesday
16
Artichoke Music
7:00 PM
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Every 3rd Wednesday, suggested donation $5 at the door. an informal and fun chance to play some blues with others. All acoustic instruments welcome – and beginners too! Feel free to bring a song to lead and teach us.
Wednesday
16
House Concert
7:30 PM
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7:30 pm, potluck: 6:30 pm, traditional Celtic music with a hard, driving edge, voluntary donation $20, or as you can. Please RSVP for directions & to reserve as space is limited. Info: Abbie Weisenbloom at abbiew(at)froggie.com or 503-233-4945. For music, please visit http://www.mollysrevenge.com

David Brewer (highland bagpipes, border pipes, uillean pipes, whistles, bodhran). John Weed (fiddle). Stuart Mason (guitar, mandola).
Thursday
17
KBOO Radio - 90.7 FM
5:30 AM
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Traditional American music: folk and traditional musics from a variety of sources including early country recordings from the 20s and 30s, hosted by Paul Roland.

Thursday
17
Village Ballroom
10:00 AM
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Every Thursday, until Nov 21, a fun, energetic, interactive acoustic show for kids, free, suggested donation of $5 per kid or $10 per family.
Thursday
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Come join us for a weekly bluegrass jam, hosted by Rich Landar of The Hillwilliams. We‘ll be playing in a picker‘s circle where everyone can play as much as they‘d like. Bluegrass instrumentation preferred but any acoustic instruments are welcome. All levels of pickers and singers can join in at this friendly, no pressure jam session, free, all ages.
Thursday
17
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Singer-songwriters in the round, $3-10 suggested.
Thursday
17
Laurelthirst Pub
6:00 PM
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Good songs played with high energy, deep roots, and an unpretentious sense of fun, free. Info: 503-232-1504 or https://laurelthirst.com/events.
Thursday
17
T.C. O'Leary's (on the unceded lands of the Chinook, Tualatin Kalapuyan, Multnomah, and others)
7:00 PM
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Oíche na namhrán-night of song presents:
the singing of Peia, David Ingerson & Cathasach Ó Corcráin,
the storytelling of Will Hornyak,
the Uileann pipes of Preston Howard,
the Celtic harp of Elizabeth Nicholson,
the Sean-nós dancing of Maldon & Phil Meehan and Friends,
the step-dancing of Victoria & Christina White and Emily O‘Sullivan,
and the tunes of Na Rósaí
Thursday
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Every 3rd Thursday, 7 pm (doors open at 6:30), join host Richard Colombo to share your favorite original or cover song with a community of song lovers! Names are chosen at random to determine the order of play., $5 donation at the door, beer, wine, sparkling water, tea, and light snacks available at the bar.
Thursday
17
OSU Memorial Union Ballroom
7:00 PM
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7:30-10:30 pm (beginners‘ lesson 7 pm), with Dam Beavers and Seth Tepfer.
Thursday
17
The Vault at Gastro Mania
7:00 PM
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Rhythm & Blues, with Alan Hagar, Whit Draper, Albert Reda, Ed Pierce, $10 cash at door.
Friday
18
KBOO Radio - 90.7 FM
5:30 AM
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Folk music to get your day started, hosted by Kurt Liebezeit (1st and 3rd Fridays, alternating with Cascadia Coffeehouse).
Friday
18
Mississippi Pizza
5:00 PM
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Zazzy Zoe & Mr Ben present a fun and upbeat show for children and adults every Friday.
Friday
18
Mark's On The Channel
5:00 PM
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Acoustic blues and Americana, no cover, all ages. Note the new 6 to 8:30 pm music time. Info: www.jamesclem.com.
Friday
18
The Vault at Gastro Mania
7:00 PM
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Folk, rock & country, $8 cash at door.
Friday
18
American Legion Post 134
7:00 PM
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Part of the Pacific NW Convention
Friday
18
Skycamp Oregon
7:00 PM
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Oct 18-20, Eugene Folklore Society‘s contra dance weekend at beautiful Skycamp in the Cascade Mountains features wonderful gourmet food, good company, and over 14 hours of world-class dancing. Two fabulous bands, Sycopaths and The Dam Beavers, with two great callers, Seth Tapfer and Jacqui Grennan. First come, first served. No gender balancing. Everyone will be admitted upon receipt of payment until camp is full.
****Gender-free calling this year****
Friday
18
Friendly House Community Center
7:00 PM
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The 3rd Friday of every month (Rise Up Singing/Rise Again), 7-9 pm, led by Ted Kaye, Friendly House Community Center, 1737 NW 26th (at Thurman), free. Info: kandsons(at)aol.com.
Friday
18
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7:30 pm (doors open at 6:30), music from the cradle of birth in Africa, the field hollers of slaves, growing up to the blues of the Mississippi Delta and maturing to urban cities like Chicago, $20 general admission. Minors OK when accompanied by a parent or guardian. Tickets online through www.albertarosetheatre.com.

Featuring:
The Norman Sylvester R&B Revue
LaRhonda Steele Gospel Group
Lenanne Sylvester-Miller
Renato Caranto
OB Addy tribute to Chata Addy
Tevis Hodge Jr. (Acoustic Ragtime)
Lynn Darroch (Writer & Broadcaster)
Jeff Dodge (Videographer)
Friday
18
Artichoke Music
7:30 PM
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Every Friday, 7:30 pm (doors open at 7), singer-songwriter performances: four acts performing 30-minute sets, admission $5.

Mar 13
Patrick Tovat - View from a careful observer
John Graham - Finger-style, acoustic blues
John Anderson, Lily Dunham with John Richter - The Paper Portraits

Mar 20
Kray Van Kirk - The Midnight Commander
LBJ - Robert, John and Larry
Meander - Guitars, banjos, harmonies, melancholy
Wolves and Wolves - Bluesy vocals + melodic bass

Mar 27
Tx Trumbo - Spiritual-political ozark folk
Helen (Chaya) Friedman - Poetic, heartfelt and introspective
Thom Lyons - Transatlantic singer-songwriter
Sophie and Tim - Favorite covers and originals

Apr 3
Do Mi Stauber - Americana soul
Sheri Nicole Proffit - Blues folk
Robin Greene Jacobs - Indie folk blues with a twist
Betsy Langston - The heart of a quirky introvert
Friday
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Modern English country dance for all, 7:30 pm, newcomers encouraged to come at 7:15 and introduce yourself to the caller for assistance, dance shoes only on the maple floorboards, please, $10 non-members, $8 members, $7 students & seniors.

Jan 17: music by Marjorie Millner, Brooke Bubna, Sean Nolan, caller Cynthia Stenger
Jan 24: music by Damsel, caller David Macemon
Jan 31: music by Richard Scher, Lisa Zweben, Sean Nolan, caller Cynthia Stenger
Feb 7: music by Lisa Scott, George Penk, Erik Weberg, caller Orly Krasner (NY)
Feb 14: music by Carl Thor, Ron Dann, Alan Rutherford, caller David Macemon
Feb 21: music by Heather Pinney and George Penk, caller Laura Hatch
Feb 28: music by Austen City Limits, caller Brooke Friendly
Mar 6: music by Marjorie Millner, Brooke Bubna, Sean Nolan, caller David Macemon
****A Cascade Promenade Event****
Mar 13: music by Lisa Scott, Elke Baker, caller Cynthia Stenger
Mar 20: music by Richard Scher, Ellen Hansen, caller Erik Weberg
Mar 27: music by Laura Kuhlman, Jon Neff + friends, caller Ric Goldman
Apr 3: music by Lisa Scott, Ellen Hansen, Leslie Hirsch + Fred Nussbaum, caller Nan Evans
Apr 10: music by Fine Companions, caller David Macemon
Apr 17: music by Richard Scher, Lisa Zweben, Laura Kuhlman, Jon Neff, caller Ric Goldman
Apr 24: music by Austen City Limits, caller Brooke Friendly
Friday
18
T.C. O'Leary's
8:00 PM
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Portland-based traditional Irish music band that includes Grant Crowley, Sue Davis, Mark Masterson and Dennis O‘Malley.
Saturday
19
KBOO Radio - 90.7 FM
6:00 AM
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Every Saturday, 6 to 9 am, hosted by: Molly Campbell, Wayne Johnson, Gary Baysinger, Mary Rondthaler, music in the country style, including western & western swing, cowboy & country blues, country folk, bluegrass, rockabilly, hillbilly, Americana, and honky tonk.

1st Saturday -Molly - Vintage tunes spun from vinyl LP‘s.

2nd Saturday: Wayne and Kathy - Variety of country, western, western swing, country folk, country blues, bluegrass, rockabilly and Americana.

3rd Saturday: Gary Baysinger - Countrypolitan blues - A mix of Eastern Philosophy and Western Swing. The yin, the yang and the do-si-do.
Saturday
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KBOO Radio - 90.7 FM
9:00 AM
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Every Saturday, 9 am to noon, the best of traditional and contemporary bluegrass and old time music, and information about local shows and festivals!

First Saturday: Rachel and Justin

Second Saturday: Dave Elliott

3rd Saturday: Gareth Jenkins

4th Saturday: Ian Joel

5th Saturday: Phil Hodgen
Saturday
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Portland Sacred Harp cordially invites all who love to sing to add their voices to our 28th Annual Pacific NW Sacred Harp Convention.

This is a FREE community event, open to all ages and no singing experience is required. Songbooks will be available to borrow for the day, come and go as you please, potluck lunch at noon.
Saturday
19
Artichoke Music
11:00 AM
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Led by Megan Cronin (for beginners or people who need a refresher), six monthly workshops (May 25, Jun 15, Jul 20, Aug 17, Sep 21 and Oct 19) that will cover specific elements that are key to playing the violin, $30 for each workshop.
Saturday
19
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Waverly UCC
1:00 PM
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Led by Greg Stone, all instruments, no registration required, drop-ins welcome; knowledge of basic chords and ability to execute the chord changes is required. class $15, jam only $5 donation.

Dec 14: Christmas Party - Help us celebrate the holiday season and join us this Saturday at the 2:30 break. There will be an “Ugly Sweater Contest”, and this year’s “Name That Tune!” Contest, plus new this year the “Pick In The Guitar” contest. Fabulous prizes.

This year we are doing potluck for the holiday table so if you are inspired, bring your favorite festive dish.

Saturday
19
Artichoke Music
1:00 PM
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Led by Moorea Masa, this workshop is designed to help people find their voice, at whatever stage they may be. Any style of singing is welcomed, $80.
Saturday
19
Artichoke Music
1:00 PM
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Led by Avery Hill, this drop-in lesson is for absolute beginners who want to learn how to play and learn to jam in a supportive learning community. We play fun and familiar songs in the Key of C and/or consisting of 3 chords or less. Stay for the jam and enjoy!, $10 suggested donation. More info: https://learnsongbysong.com.
Saturday
19
Artichoke Music
1:30 PM
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Led by Avery Hill, this drop-in jam is for beginners who want to sharpen their skills and learn how to “play well with others” in a supportive learning community. We play fun and familiar songs in the Key of C and/or consisting of 3 chords or less, $10 suggested donation. Absolute beginners may come early at 1 pm for a beginners lesson, More info: https://learnsongbysong.com.
Saturday
19
Artichoke Music
2:00 PM
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(May 25 through Nov 9) led by Megan Cronin (for beginner/intermediate fiddle and violin players), learn traditional music in a supportive group setting, Artichoke Music, $30 for each workshop.
Nov 9: Star of County Down (reel), Shepherd‘s Wife, Cluck Old Hen
Saturday
19
The Vault at Gastro Mania
7:00 PM
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‘60s rock & roll, $10 cash at door.
Saturday
19
Strum Guitars
7:00 PM
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Classic country and honky-tonk
Saturday
19
House Concert
7:30 PM
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7:30 pm, potluck: 6:30 pm, Irresistible melodies, fiery improvisation and otherworldly sounds collide, voluntary donation $20-$25, or as you can. Please RSVP for directions & to reserve as space is limited. Info: Abbie Weisenbloom at abbiew(at)froggie.com or 503-233-4945. For music, please visit http://www.samreidermusic.com/thehumanhands.

The band is led by composer, accordionist, and pianist Sam Reider, and includes Alex Hargreaves (violin), Eddie Barbash (saxophone), Dominick Leslie (mandolin), Roy Williams (guitar), and Dave Speranza (bass).
Saturday
19
Sherwood Center for the Arts
7:30 PM
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All-Community Concert, taking their name from the Scottish Gaelic word for kinship, Daimh (pronounced ‘Dive‘) gives a contemporary take of Highland and Celtic music, $22 general/$32 premium/$15 children (plus service fee), sponsored by S and A Irish Entertainment.
Saturday
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Fulton Park Community Center
8:00 PM
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Teaching session 7:30 pm, dancing at 8 pm, $8, $6 students & seniors. Info: Dan Compton, 503-233-9091.

Jan 18: music by The BFD, caller William Watson
Feb 15: music by The BFD, caller Erik Weberg
Mar 21: music by Jigsaw, caller Susan Petrick
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Cuban Flamenco dancer Ana Rosa Meneses and singer Samir Osorio join up with Espacio Flamenco for one night only at Tablao Artichoke. With Brenna McDonald (toque), Lillie Last (baile), and Nick Hutcheson (percusión), doors open at 7:30. Seating is limited and advanced tickets are recommended:
$25 advance (plus service fee), $30 door.
Saturday
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Community Music Center
8:00 PM
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Spanish classical music and Flamenco dance, Aaron Larget-Caplan (guitar), La Conja (dancer & singer), Jerry Bobb (cello).

RSVP to casadellazisa(at)gmail.com, or call/text to 503-307-4907

Sunday
20
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Portland Sacred Harp cordially invites all who love to sing to add their voices to our 28th Annual Pacific NW Sacred Harp Convention.

This is a FREE community event, open to all ages and no singing experience is required. Songbooks will be available to borrow for the day, come and go as you please, potluck lunch at noon.
Sunday
20
Happy Valley School of Music
10:00 AM
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Every other Sunday from Sep 8 through Oct 20, led by Tracy Kim, learn to improvise over any chord or chord progression at any time, $120 for four workshops, Artichoke Music, More info: artichokemusic.org/classes.

Please Note: If you miss the start date of the term, you can do a $35 drop-in rate per session. Please contact Tracy at 503-236-8613.
Sunday
20
Norse Hall Main Ballroom
10:30 AM
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10:30 to 11:30 Introduction to Waltz: lesson by Uwe Hessinger and Colleen Suzanne.

11:30 to 2:30pm: Eclectic dance music, DJ Dennis Myers
$15 for dance, brunch and lesson, $12 for brunch and dance.

A selection of waltzes played on the piano by Gene Freeheart.

Come enjoy the best dance floor in Portland, a welcoming atmosphere, a lesson that has become a Sunday morning ritual.
Sunday
20
Happy Valley School of Music
11:30 AM
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Every other Sunday from Sep 8 through Oct 20, led by Tracy Kim, learn and jam in a relaxed setting, $120 for four workshops. More info: artichokemusic.org/classes.

Please Note: If you miss the start date of the term, you can do a $35 drop-in rate per session. Please contact Tracy at 503-236-8613.


Sunday
20
Laurelthirst Pub
12:00 PM
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Gypsy jazz and vintage swing acoustic stringband, free, all ages. Info: 503-232-1504 or www.laurelthirst.com (Every Sunday)
Sunday
20
Happy Valley School of Music
1:00 PM
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Every Sunday from Sep 8 through Oct 20, led by Tracy Kim, this class makes learning and understanding music theory fun and EASY! $150 for seven classes. More info: artichokemusic.org/classes.

Please Note: If you miss the start date of the term, you can do a $30 drop-in rate per session. Please contact Tracy at 503-236-8613.
Sunday
20
1:00 PM
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Cajun musicians gather at different homes, everyone is welcome and sometimes there is room to dance. Potluck! To get on the mailing list, send to Tia Regan at regantia(at)gmail.com
Sunday
20
Artichoke Music
2:00 PM
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led by Mark Bosnian, a monthly community sing-along gathering, $10. Info: www.artichokemusic.org/calendar
Sunday
20
Artichoke Music
2:00 PM
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Led by Mark Bosnian, a monthly community sing-along gathering. $10. Info: 232-8845 or artichokemusic.org/classes
Sunday
20
Unitarian Universalist Church of Vancouver
2:00 PM
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music by UUCVan Contra Band, led by Carl Thor, caller Rich Goss.
Sunday
20
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Every Sunday from 2 to 5 pm, this is an ongoing jam open to all ages and levels, acoustic only. The Ladd Taphouse has a full menu, over 40 taps, and full bar.
Sunday
20
Beaverton Community Center
3:00 PM
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Come prepared to share a 5-to-7-minute story. RSVP and confirm the date with terry.jordan(at)comcast.net. (Every third Sunday)
Sunday
20
Strum Guitars
3:00 PM
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Benefit for Raphael House
Sunday
20
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Old-time blues. Every Sunday. Free.

Sunday
20
Woodland Assembly of God
5:30 PM
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Enjoy gospel music with potluck and fellowship to follow. Please RSVP to Pastor Richard Monks at 360-225-6332 or Gary Everett at 360-606-8992.
Sunday
20
Muddy Rudder Public House
6:00 PM
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Irish music, no cover, 21+.
Sunday
20
Laurelthirst Pub
6:00 PM
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David Reisch (bass) and Turtle VanDemarr (guitar) from the Freak Mountain Rambers bring pals for a rowdy, rootsy Sunday afternoon of song, free, all ages.

Feb 2: special 7 pm start due to Super Bowl.
Sunday
20
Kells Irish Restaurant and Pub
6:30 PM
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Free. (2nd through last Sundays but please verify)
Sunday
20
Tom Harke is kindly lending us his home.
6:30 PM
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New regular Portland Balkan Jam (and maybe, some Romanian and Hungarian music), 2nd and 4th Sundays (starting September 22, 2019).
No commitments. Bring music and/or chords to share. All instruments are welcome. Tell your friends. All suggestions are welcome.
Sunday
20
House Concert
7:00 PM
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Talented songwriter and musician - author of "The President Sang Amazing Grace", house concert in SW Portland, contact Emily Daniel at eldaniel1(at)mac.com for more information.
Sunday
20
Artichoke Music
7:00 PM
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Calling all players and fans of the ukulele! Join us for an entire evening devoted to our love for our delightful instrument, hosted by Avery Hill, $5, advance tickets from www.brownpapertickets.com (plus service fee).

Have a song or two you‘d like to share? Individuals and small groups are invited to sign up for a slot ahead of time (email avery(at)learnsongbysong.com) or on the night of the open mic, if there is still space.
Sunday
20
The Vault at Gastro Mania
7:00 PM
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Roots and more, with Hank Rasco, Steve Bradley, John Bunzow, Bob Love, Jeff Woodcock, Kurtis Piltz, $8 cash at door.
Sunday
20
Fulton Park Community Center
8:00 PM
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Every Sunday, led by Donna Cole, we dance circles, couples, and some lines; beginning dances will be taught at 8, followed by new dances at 9, admission $7. Check the online calendar at http://portlandisraelidance.com for cancellations or schedule changes.
Sunday
20
Laurelthirst Pub
9:00 PM
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Super supportive showcase for everyone, signup at 8 pm, music at 9 pm, hosted by Taylor Kingman, free.

Feb 16: open mic hosted by Hayley Heynderickx.
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