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February, 2020

Sunday
9
Norse Hall Lodge Room - 2nd floor
10:30 AM
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Unchoreographed social waltzing mixing together basic elements of scandinavian, vintage, swing and argentine tango dancing, $4 (free for members of Grieg Lodge). For information, contact Don Harvey 503-334-6587 or donald.cory.harvey(at)gmail.com.
Sunday
9
EaT: an Oyster Bar
11:00 AM
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Nola jazz brunch with live music from Reggie Houston‘s Box of Chocolates with Taeko Yokoyama, Turtle Vandemarr and Tim Acott, Fine sax with strings attached, free. Info: reggiehouston.com/gigs.
Sunday
9
Alberta Street Pub
12:00 PM
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A rotating cast of Portland‘s finest and most danceable swing bands, $6, advance tickets available from Eventbrite (plus service fee), all ages, kids under 12 free. Info: www.albertastreetpub/music.
Jan 12: Hot July
Jan 19: Sportin‘ Lifers
Jan 26: Pink Lady & The Tramps
Feb 2: The Hot Lovin‘ Jazz Babies
Feb 9: Hot July
Feb 16: Sportin‘ Lifers
Feb 23: Pink Lady & The Tramps
Sunday
9
Laurelthirst Pub
12:00 PM
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Legendary songwriter Jerry Joseph brings an acoustic version of his band in for a week-long residency. Lots of special guests (see list below), $10 suggested donation.

Feb 4 (Tue): 9-11 pm, free ($10 suggested donation): tonight is the short ‘soundcheck’ show!
Feb 5 (Wed): 9-11:30 pm, guests Paul Brainard, Little Sue and Jenny Conlee-Drizos, $10.
Feb 6 (Thu): 9 pm-midnight, guest Lewi Longmire, $10.
Feb 7 (Fri): 9:30 pm-12:30 am, guests Casey Neill, Marilee Hord and Jenny Conlee-Drizos, $10.
Feb 8 (Sat): 9:30 pm-12:30 am, guest Al Toribio, $10.
Feb 9 (Sun): noon-2 pm, guest Lewi Longmire, free, all ages.
Sunday
9
St. David of Wales Episcopal Church Community Hall
1:30 PM
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Please bring a music stand if you have one, and your songbooks, $5.

NOTE: St. David of Wales is in the Hawthorne district, (Harrison is 4 blocks south of Hawthorne at 28th). Some gps systems point to a similar address in Milwaukie, Oregon. That‘s not us!
Sunday
9
Artichoke Music
2:00 PM
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Every Sunday, 2-4 pm, music and songwriting lessons for Armed Forces veterans; guitars are available, drop-in, free. Info: 503-232-8845 or www.artichokemusic.org/calendar
Sunday
9
Ladd Taphouse
2:00 PM
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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
9
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, advance tickets available from Eventbrite (plus service fee), all ages. More info: www.albertastreetpub.com/music.

Feb 16: Tallulah‘s Daddy
Feb 23: Mo Phillips & Jessa Campbell
Mar 1: Pointed Man Band
Mar 8: Red Yarn
Mar 15: Tallulah‘s Daddy
Mar 22: Mo Phillips and Jessa Campbell
Mar 29: Mo Phillips
Sunday
9
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
9
Catfish Lou's
3:00 PM
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Irish music - from Steve’s Music Vault at Catfish Lou’s. NOTE NEW ADDRESS: 6540 SW Fallbrook Place, Beaverton (just past the intersection of SW Scholls and Allen Blvd.), $5 at the door.
Sunday
9
Artichoke Music
3:30 PM
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2nd Saturday, 3:30-5 pm, led by Jane Keefer, bring your fiddle, banjo, guitar, or any other traditional acoustic instrument. All comers are welcome. Info: 503-232-8845 or www.artichokemusic.org/calendar
Sunday
9
Artichoke Music
3:30 PM
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Every Sunday from Jan 12 to Feb 16, except Feb 2, led by Brian Fergus, A ukestra is a ukulele orchestra, and is a fun, low stress and entertaining way to learn to play music together. Our teacher, Brian Fergus, is an experienced conductor, arranger, and performer who will organize Artichoke’s Ukestra for your own level of achievement, $80 for five sessions.

Two Options for Registration:

Preferred: register in advance—the best approach is to commit yourself to all five sessions—Brian will send you all the parts to a sprightly piece that we’ll polish over the first five sessions. The most economic option.

Drop-ins welcome…maybe you’re not sure? Come check it out! Twenty dollars per session. Pay at the door.

for more info, email ferglow@comcast.net.
Sunday
9
Hostel Cafe
4:00 PM
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Led by Linda Leavitt and Tom Nechville: join us for this high-powered traditional American music featuring vocals, fiddle, banjo, mandolin, guitar and stand up bass.

This will be an advanced/intermediate jam! Listeners are welcome too, free.
Sunday
9
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
9
Muddy Rudder Public House
6:00 PM
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Irish music, no cover, 21+.
Sunday
9
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
9
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
9
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All star cast of musicians includes Anita Lee Elliot, Bre Gregg, LaRhonda Steele, Lisa Mann, Anne Weiss, Dan Gildea, JP Garau, and Dan Stueber, $18 advance/$22 door.
Sunday
9
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Played from beginning to end, Merideth Kaye Clark performs Joni Mitchell‘s 1971 album BLUE, one of the most iconic albums of all time, $20, advance tickets available from brownpapertickets.com (plus service fee).
Sunday
9
Spirits Pub
8:30 PM
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Jimmy Russell (guitar, vocals), Steve Kerin (keyboard, vocals), Brian Foxworth (drums, vocals), and David Kahl (bass, vocals), Dan Berkery (guitar, vocals), free.
Sunday
9
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
10
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
10
Alberta Street Pub
11:30 AM
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Show 11:30 (doors open at 11), Olive and Dingo perform energetic public "drop in" style shows weekly. We ride magical tall bicycles that we carry around our gear to each event! We are skilled at balloon arts, face painting, musical story telling and our chemistry makes for some goofy moments during a show, $6, advance tickets available from Eventbrite (plus service fee), all ages.

Kids Lunchtime Music features Portland‘s best kids music performers every weekday from 11AM to 12:30PM. Live music, kids menu and more!
Monday
10
The Green House, SE Portland
12:00 PM
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Every Monday, led by Anne Weiss, learn to sing better in a non-judgmental, fun environment, $120 for seven classes, drop-ins welcome, $20 per class. Info: 503-232-8845 or www.artichokemusic.org/calendar
Monday
10
Mississippi Pizza
5:00 PM
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Guitar and ukulele music for toddlers and up with lots of interactive songs.
Monday
10
Laurelthirst Pub
6:00 PM
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Old friends playing roots and country music they love, free.
Monday
10
Nordia House
7:00 PM
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Live music, warm-up dancing 7-7:15 pm, lessons 7:15-8:15 pm, with open request dancing to 9:30 pm, $7 each night/$100 yearly membership starting in October (pro-rated after Jan 1). There is a student discount (up to age 25).

For more information, call Jerry or Veronica Newgard at 503-636-7509.
Monday
10
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:
Music Mondays: 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
10
Mekong Bistro
7:30 PM
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Jimmy Russell (guitar, vocals), Steve Kerin (keyboard, vocals), Brian Foxworth (drums, vocals), and David Kahl (bass, vocals), free.
Monday
10
T.C. O'Leary's
8:00 PM
Monday
10
8:00 PM
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Traditional Irish music on the first and third Mondays of the month, free.
Monday
10
Muddy Rudder Public House
8:00 PM
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Doin‘ what it takes, no cover, 21+.
Monday
10
Laurelthirst Pub
9:00 PM
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The finest in local Django Reinhardt-inspired gypsy jazz and swing dance music, free.
Tuesday
11
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
11
KMUZ Radio - 88.5 FM & 100.7 FM
10:00 AM
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Music from the seven Celtic nations from musicians throughout the world. Hosts Ann and Beth, members of the Céilí of the Valley Society, create weekly themes from Celtic music, culture and history. Special programs introduce Celtic musicians performing locally; weekly Celtic calendars showcase area music, dance and cultural events. The show airs Friday nights from 7 to 8 PM on 100.7 & 88.5 FM, and rebroadcasts Tuesday mornings at 10 am. If you can’t listen on the radio you can stream them at kmuz.org/category/celticmusichour

Céilí of the Valley Society is an underwriter of the Celtic Music Hour.
Tuesday
11
Alberta Street Pub
11:30 AM
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Show 11:30 (doors open at 11), Jessa Campbell is an Oregon-based performer who bridges the worlds of music and ecology by enchanting young audiences with the wonders of nature through her songs, $6, advance tickets available from Eventbrite (plus service fee), all ages.

Kids Lunchtime Music features Portland‘s best kids music performers every weekday from 11AM to 12:30PM. Live music, kids menu and more!
Tuesday
11
Hillsboro Community Senior Center
1:30 PM
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Use songs, card games, activities, crafts & skills to learn Spanish in this dynamic and fun class. Discover exciting new ways to work and play with this important second language. Adult & Senior. Cyndi Turtledove, LESTA 8958 Tuesday 2/4 – 2/25 1:30 – 3 pm 8960 Tuesday 4/7 – 4/28 1:30 – 3 pm $40 Senior resident, $60 Senior Non-Resident $50 Adult Resident, $75 Adult Non-Resident
Tuesday
11
Norse Hall
5:30 PM
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Grieg Lodge Leikarringen is for ages 6 and up. Beginners and all levels of experience welcome, free. Contact David Champion at norseherodotus(at)hotmail.com or 971-284-4175.
Tuesday
11
Laurelthirst Public House
6:00 PM
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Bluegrass; impeccable musicianship and hard-driving originals, free, all ages.
Tuesday
11
Artichoke Music
6:30 PM
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Artichoke‘s new Youth Open Mic provides a space for music‘s next generation to create and perform in a safe and supportive environment. Original music is encouraged, but by no means required, $5 contribution at door.

Names will be drawn to determine the order of play. This event is offered in collaboration with students from Cleveland High School and PROWUS, a non-profit organization that provides grants for music students. Info: http://www.prowus.org/
Tuesday
11
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DANCE WORKSHOP (Every Tuesday) — Irish Céilí Dance, $5 (first class free). Info: ceiliofthevalley(at)gmail.com.

The Ceili of the Valley Society teaches Irish social dance and Scottish country dance classes from 6:30-8:30 p.m. every Tuesday. Beginners and children are welcome. Children are welcome with a responsible adult from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m for beginner dances if they are able to listen and follow instructions. Recommended age is seven or older. More advanced dances will be taught starting at 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday
11
Swaha Studios
6:30 PM
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Anne Weiss leads a class and choir rolled into one, $20 per class or $110 for seven classes, $55 for students under 18. Learn more at anneweiss.com or register at www.artichokemusic.com.
Tuesday
11
Vino Veritas Wine Bar + Bottle Shop
7:00 PM
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Join The Poinsettia Sisters for an enchanting evening all about love. Songs for the jilted, the unrequited, the love lost and gone awry. The Poinsettia Sisters are Kelsey Wilson O‘Bryan, Dylan Wilde, Andrea Wild and Teresa Baker. They sing traditional music from England, Wales, Ireland and Scotland with intricate harmonies, free.
Tuesday
11
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
11
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Lesson 7 pm, dance from 7:30-10 pm, Portlamd‘s own Louisiana dance hall music, $15 general/$12 Cascade Zydeco members, 21+. Info: www.cascadezydeco.com
Tuesday
11
Hostel Cafe
7:00 PM
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Come for free live music in the Hostel Cafe This awesome event draws tons of people each week and features a touring or local artist each and every Tuesday. Please come down and check out our singer song writer sets and enjoy some Portland-made brews and locally sourced foods while you do it!
Wednesday
12
KBOO Radio - 90.7 FM
5:30 AM
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Traditional and contemporary folk music, hosted by John Kellermann.
Wednesday
12
Village Ballroom
10:00 AM
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Join Red Yarn & the Critters at Village Ballroom most every Wednesday morning of the school year to sing, dance & experience the joy of community! Red Yarn weaves folksongs and puppetry into high-energy, interactive shows for family audiences, celebrating the multicultural musical heritage of the USA, suggested donation $10-20/family.
Wednesday
12
Mississippi Pizza
11:00 AM
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Matt Lynch provides a family friendly music show for kids of all ages.
Wednesday
12
Alberta Street Pub
11:30 AM
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Show 11:30 (doors open at 11), Mo Phillips writes kids songs from his secret ninja laboratory in the Portland, Oregon area, $6, advance tickets available from Eventbrite (plus service fee), all ages.

Kids Lunchtime Music features Portland‘s best kids music performers every weekday from 11AM to 12:30PM. Live music, kids menu and more!
Wednesday
12
Swaha Studios
12:00 PM
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Every Wednesday, led by Anne Weiss, learn 2,3, even 4-part harmonies and to how hold on to your own part, $120 for seven classes, drop-ins welcome, $20 per class. Info: 503-232-8845 or www.artichokemusic.org/calendar.
Wednesday
12
Laurelthirst Pub
6:00 PM
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Local roots-rock songwriter Tommy Alexander brings his band in for a month of Wednesday happy hours with a different special guest every week, free.

Feb 5: Mike Coykendall
Feb 12: Nina Yates
Feb 19: Johnny Franco
Feb 26: Dead Men Talking
Wednesday
12
Artichoke Music
7:00 PM
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Every 2nd Wednesday, 7:30 pm (doors open at 7), performances by local and regional bands and artists, followed by an open traditional music and dance session, $7-15 sliding scale. Info: 503-232-8845 or artichokemusic.org.

Featured performers -
The Poinsettia Sisters present Irish Spring
Wednesday
12
Members' Homes
7:30 PM
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Learner-friendly jam session focused on old-time, folk, and acoustic blues, held in members‘ homes, all instruments and ability levels welcome. For more info, contact Steve Bleiler at bleilers{at}pdx.edu.
Wednesday
12
Spirits Pub
8:30 PM
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Jimmy Russell (guitar, vocals), Steve Kerin (keyboard, vocals), Brian Foxworth (drums, vocals), and David Kahl (bass, vocals), Dan Berkery (guitar, vocals), free.
Thursday
13
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 Gordy Euler.

Thursday
13
Alberta Street Pub
11:30 AM
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Show 11:30 (doors open at 11), Tallulah‘s Daddy plays fun, energetic, interactive acoustic music for kids and families, $6, advance tickets available from Eventbrite (plus service fee), all ages.

Kids Lunchtime Music features Portland‘s best kids music performers every weekday. Live music, kids menu and more!,

Thursday
13
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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
13
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Hosted by Catfish Lou‘s and Reggie Houston, $5 at the door.
Thursday
13
Hostel Café
7:00 PM
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Every Thursday at the Northwest Portland Hostel in the Hostel Cafe, free, no purchase necessary.

We love sharing traditional music with the world! Check out local and traveling musicians playing old time American music. Improv jamming and renditions of customary favorites enliven the Hostel Cafe from 7-10pm every Thursday. All are welcome!

Banjo, fiddle, guitar, mandolin and many other great instruments will accompany our American classics menu and local brews served in the Hostel Cafe.
Thursday
13
Artichoke Music
7:00 PM
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Every 2nd & 4th Thursday, 7 pm (doors open at 6:30), hosted by Jon Lee, features a different theme each fortnight, $5 donation at the door, beer, wine, sparkling water, tea, and light snacks available at the bar.

Feb 27: Acoustic Village - The Dark Side: Songs in Minor Keys

Mar 13: The 51%: Tribute to Women
Thursday
13
Rose City Studio
7:30 PM
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An evening of eclectic music, danceable music: waltz, swing, nightclub two step, fox trot, latin, plus fusion and alt tango, $10.

Jan 16: Blues eclectic + waltz playlist, DJ Dennis Myers
Jan 23: Latin eclectic + waltz playlist, DJ Dennis Myers with
samba demo + basic step by Lisa Boucher @ 7:45
Jan 30: Waltz eclectic classic playlist, DJ Dennis Myers
Feb 13: Waltz Eclectic classic playlist- DJ Dennis Myers
Feb. 6, 20, 27: TBD
****A Cascade Promenade Event****
Mar 12: DJ for all styles of waltz plus an eclectic mix of other couple dances.
Thursday
13
Alberta Street Pub
9:00 PM
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A cozy eve of ballads and love songs, $10 advance/$12 door, 21+, advance tickets available from Eventbrite (plus service fee), no refunds.

For music: www.fellowpynins.com
Friday
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Valentine's Day
Friday
14
KBOO Radio - 90.7 FM
5:30 AM
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Featuring the best in traditional and contemporary folk and roots music, with a focus on new releases and vintage favorites, hosted by Dan Shramek (every 2nd and 4th Friday, alternates with Lark in the Morning).
Friday
14
Alberta Street Pub
11:30 AM
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Show 11:30 (doors open at 11), Kelli Welli - Writing songs and stories for kids and the people who love them, $6, advance tickets available from Eventbrite (plus service fee), all ages.

Kids Lunchtime Music features Portland‘s best kids music performers every weekday. Live music, kids menu and more!
Friday
14
KBOO Radio - 90.7 FM
12:00 PM
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All Fridays (except the third Friday) hosted by Don Jacobson, third Friday host: Laurie Sonnenfeld.

Folk, political, and women‘s music, both traditional and contemporary. A folk music collective, Don and Laurie love to feature live local and nationally known musicians! Music and conversations with an uplifting tilt. Live guests have included Peggy Seeger, Tracy Grammar, Linda Waterfall, Shanghaied on the Willamette, Geoff Muldaur, Utah Phillips, Rosalie Sorrels, and Anne Feeney.
Friday
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February 14, 2020-February 17, 2020, come play music with old and new friends over President‘s Day weekend. To register, please email Flip Breskin at flip(at)breskin.com

Winter Retreat will start Friday, February 14 after lunch and run through Monday, Presidents‘ Day after brunch.

Cost for Winter Retreat is $410 (Friday 2/14 after-lunch arrival). Please email Flip Breskin for pricing for children.
Friday
14
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
14
KMUZ Radio - 88.5 FM & 100.7 FM
7:00 PM
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Music from the seven Celtic nations from musicians throughout the world. Hosts Ann and Beth, members of the Céilí of the Valley Society, create weekly themes from Celtic music, culture and history. Special programs introduce Celtic musicians performing locally; weekly Celtic calendars showcase area music, dance and cultural events. The show airs Friday nights from 7 to 8 PM on 100.7 & 88.5 FM, and rebroadcasts Tuesday mornings at 10 am. If you can’t listen on the radio you can stream them at kmuz.org/category/celticmusichour

Céilí of the Valley Society is an underwriter of the Celtic Music Hour.
Friday
14
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.


Feb 7
Stephen Dodson - folk, Americana, roots
Gail Sullilvan - strong, sensitive, soulful songs
Ann Heyen - melodic Americana story teller
Matt Meighan - songwriter

Feb 14
Bellows and Squawk - neglected gems from the American songbook
Larry Wilder - dynamic interactive acoustic Americana
Jack Gariepy - storytelling new wave crooner
F/E/A/T/H/E/R - funky indie folk
Friday
14
Burlingame Water Tower
7:30 PM
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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
14
Hazel Dell Grange
8:00 PM
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7:30 pm lesson, 8-10:30 pm dance, $6-15 sliding scale.

Jan 10: music by The End Effects (Seattle), caller Isaac Banner (Seattle)
Feb 14: music by Campaign for Reel Time, caller Tarka Ayres (9th anniversary concert)
****A Cascade Promenade Event****
Mar 13: music by Cascade Crossing, caller Susan Michaels
Apr 10: music by Coriolis, caller Eric Curl
May 8: music by Countercurrent, caller Lindsey Dono
Friday
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Dance 8 pm (lesson 7-8 pm), a live music and dance event for all ages held on the second Friday of each month. Live music, no partner or experience required, $8 members/$10 non-members/$5 students/$30 family, all ages welcome. Info: 503-383-9297 or

Céilí of the Valley Society is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to promoting and perpetuating Irish heritage and culture in the Willamette Valley primarily through social events that incorporate music and dance.
Saturday
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KMHD Radio - 89.1 FM
12:00 AM
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Every Saturday, join DJ Steve Cushing for Blues Before Sunrise, the "Blues Heritage Showcase." Broadcast from 12-7 a.m., the show features a different decade of heritage blues each hour.
Saturday
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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
15
Fleur de Lis Bakery & Cafe
10:30 AM
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Sophisticated folk music on guitar, ukulele, mandolin, and violin while you enjoy your weekend brunch.
Saturday
15
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
15
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
15
Oddfellows Hall
4:30 PM
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4:30 pm for piping and drumming competitions, 6:30 pm, food service, 7:30 pm performances of pipe bands and soloists. $10 non-members, $5 members, kids 12 and under free.
Saturday
15
KBOO Radio - 90.7 FM
5:00 PM
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Every Saturday, hosted by Tom Wendt, urban and country blues with R&B, soul, jazz, zydeco and classic rock.
Saturday
15
Community Music Center
7:30 PM
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Casa Della Zisa presents Spanish flamenco with love, featuring dancers Laura Onizuka and Julie Pacheco-Toye and guitarists Mark Ferguson and Peter Zisa, $20 single/$35 couple/$15 seniors and Portland Guitar Society members. Please RSVP to casadellazisa(at)gmail.com or 503-307-4907.

Saturday
15
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
Sunday
16
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
16
Norse Hall Lodge Room - 2nd floor
10:30 AM
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Unchoreographed social waltzing mixing together basic elements of scandinavian, vintage, swing and argentine tango dancing, $4 (free for members of Grieg Lodge). For information, contact Don Harvey 503-334-6587 or donald.cory.harvey(at)gmail.com.
Sunday
16
EaT: an Oyster Bar
11:00 AM
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Nola jazz brunch with live music from Reggie Houston‘s Box of Chocolates with Taeko Yokoyama, Turtle Vandemarr and Tim Acott, Fine sax with strings attached, free. Info: reggiehouston.com/gigs.
Sunday
16
Alberta Street Pub
12:00 PM
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A rotating cast of Portland‘s finest and most danceable swing bands, $6, advance tickets available from Eventbrite (plus service fee), all ages, kids under 12 free. Info: www.albertastreetpub/music.
Jan 12: Hot July
Jan 19: Sportin‘ Lifers
Jan 26: Pink Lady & The Tramps
Feb 2: The Hot Lovin‘ Jazz Babies
Feb 9: Hot July
Feb 16: Sportin‘ Lifers
Feb 23: Pink Lady & The Tramps
Sunday
16
Laurelthirst Pub
12:00 PM
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Local purveyors of Django-style gipsy jazz and swing band music!, free, all ages.
Sunday
16
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Songbooks provided, no exp necessary. Info: website or Jessica Beer at jessicabeer(at)gmail.com
Sunday
16
Artichoke Music
2:00 PM
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Every Sunday, 2-4 pm, music and songwriting lessons for Armed Forces veterans; guitars are available, drop-in, free. Info: 503-232-8845 or www.artichokemusic.org/calendar
Sunday
16
Ladd Taphouse
2:00 PM
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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
16
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
16
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, advance tickets available from Eventbrite (plus service fee), all ages. More info: www.albertastreetpub.com/music.

Feb 16: Tallulah‘s Daddy
Feb 23: Mo Phillips & Jessa Campbell
Mar 1: Pointed Man Band
Mar 8: Red Yarn
Mar 15: Tallulah‘s Daddy
Mar 22: Mo Phillips and Jessa Campbell
Mar 29: Mo Phillips
Sunday
16
Artichoke Music
3:30 PM
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Every Sunday from Jan 12 to Feb 16, except Feb 2, led by Brian Fergus, A ukestra is a ukulele orchestra, and is a fun, low stress and entertaining way to learn to play music together. Our teacher, Brian Fergus, is an experienced conductor, arranger, and performer who will organize Artichoke’s Ukestra for your own level of achievement, $80 for five sessions.

Two Options for Registration:

Preferred: register in advance—the best approach is to commit yourself to all five sessions—Brian will send you all the parts to a sprightly piece that we’ll polish over the first five sessions. The most economic option.

Drop-ins welcome…maybe you’re not sure? Come check it out! Twenty dollars per session. Pay at the door.

for more info, email ferglow@comcast.net.
Sunday
16
Hostel Cafe
4:00 PM
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Led by Linda Leavitt and Tom Nechville: join us for this high-powered traditional American music featuring vocals, fiddle, banjo, mandolin, guitar and stand up bass.

This will be an advanced/intermediate jam! Listeners are welcome too, free.
Sunday
16
Catfish Lou's
5:00 PM
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Jazz is the Teacher, Funk is the Preacher” series. $8 cover.
Sunday
16
Muddy Rudder Public House
6:00 PM
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Irish music, no cover, 21+.
Sunday
16
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
16
Village Ballroom
7:00 PM
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3rd Sunday, $7-15 sliding scale at the door, kids are free. No dancing experience necessary. Info: www.bubbaguitar.com.

Jan 19 event related to Old Time Music Gathering, but not an official event.
Jan 19: Music by Cully Cutups and Steam Machine, caller Rina Rossi.
February 16: Music by Stickpile. Gender-neutral calling by Andy Grummon and one other person TBA.
Mar 15: Music by Rats Gone to Rest, callers TBA.
Apr 19: Music by the Pork Belly Futures, callers TBA.
May 17: Music by the Yard Art Ensemble, callers TBA, Gender-neutral calling.
Sunday
16
First Congregational Church, Gatton Hall
7:30 PM
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Music by Stomp Rocket (New England) and Joyride (Portland), callers Sarah VanNorstrand and Lindsey Dono, $7-10 sliding scale; minus $1 for walker/bike rider/student. Contact Jennifer Carlin at 541-231-0008.
Sunday
16
Spare Room
8:00 PM
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He‘s passionate about the blues and keeping true to the tradition, free, 21+.
Sunday
16
Spirits Pub
8:30 PM
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Jimmy Russell (guitar, vocals), Steve Kerin (keyboard, vocals), Brian Foxworth (drums, vocals), and David Kahl (bass, vocals), Dan Berkery (guitar, vocals), free.
Sunday
16
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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