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July, 2020

Sunday
12
live streaming online
5:00 AM
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We are entering into an area of extreme uncertainty due to the Corona virus pandemic. Public gatherings are still banned and are being replaced by online or live-streamed events.

I will do my best to continue to report on any online or live-streamed events that I am aware of, but I can not be sure to have accurate information in this fast-moving situation.

Best wishes for your good health,
Barry Gorden
Calendar Editor
Sunday
12
Artichoke Music online via Zoom
10:00 AM
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Led by MacDara Yeates, a four-week introductory course into Irish traditional singing, 4 weeks (via interactive Zoom), $110 for four classes.


Sunday
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Public · Hosted by Digital Heritage Consulting, song circle for solo chanteys, sea songs, maritime poetry, and entertainments at least faintly damp and salty. Join the mailing list for a participant Zoom link or email info(at)lynnoel.com on the day of the event.

MAILING LIST & TIP JAR http://crosscurrents.lynnoel.com
Sunday
12
Artichoke Music online via Zoom
11:30 AM
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Artichoke Community Music online class led by Tracy Kim, $120 for four workshops. Do you love listening to Bossa Nova and especially the music of Antonio Carlos Jobim?

For this bi-weekly 80-minute workshop on Bossa Nova, Tracy will choose one song for each session to teach the class. He will teach the chords, the rhythm patterns, the melody, a chord melody arrangement and simple soloing ideas.

ONLINE WORKSHOP VIA ZOOM. Tracy will send a link to access the workshop once you are registered.
Sunday
12
From Cambridge UK on Facebook live stream
11:30 AM
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David Savage says: I invite a guest each Sunday who does a 20-3 minute set. Invited guests:
Jun 21: Oliver Cross (harmonica & vocals... for a song project based on his family history).

Email squeezer(at)ntlworld.com to join, or watch on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlackFenFolkClub/.

Jun 28: Robin Gillan
Sunday
12
Artichoke Music
12:00 PM
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Every Sunday, hosted by Patrick Connell and Kaden Hurst, $15 drop-in.

Ever wonder what makes a bluegrass jam sound organized and deliberate, like a band, even when it‘s just a casual jam? The essence of bluegrass is informality, but there is something inherently magical about how the players organize, differentiating it from being a twang-heavy song circle.

We cover kick-offs, turnarounds, soloing, and the general principles of leading a song within a group of friends or strangers.

Of course, we always end up learning new material in a session, but the focus is more on what to do with the song once we‘ve learned it, sharpening our ability to play it within a group of other bluegrass musicians, in a way that is compatible with other folks‘ skill sets.

Bring your instrument and an open-mind, and leave with the tools to be a bluegrass champ.
Sunday
12
Artichoke Music online via Zoom
1:00 PM
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Artichoke Community Music online class led by Tracy Kim, $120 for four meetings. Welcome to the lovely world of solo jazz guitar!

In this 4 week course, Tracy takes 4 different songs ranging from jazz standards and teaches the many various approaches to creating simple and beautiful solo jazz guitar arrangements.

ONLINE WORKSHOP VIA ZOOM. Tracy will send a link to access the workshop once you are registered.
Sunday
12
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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
12
The Old Church live stream
2:00 PM
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Aberdeen is an epic, indie-musical saga recalling a man’s attempt to restart his life, record an album, and a strange entanglement with an eccentric local couple he meets while living in the outskirts of a rural logging town. The 75 minute plot unfolds via spoken storytelling and song performance by Matt Sheely (Lost Lander, EL VY), with animated projections by Stefan Nadelman (Tiger King, Zen Diaries of Gary Shandling).

Tickets are pay-what-you will and all proceeds benefit The Old Church Concert Hall.
Sunday
12
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
12
Facebook live stream
5:30 PM
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Hosted by The Horsenecks, live happy hour music from a different person or musical household every day to keep us connected and supported during the quarantine. The scheduled performer will play 40 minutes to an hour of live music for you starting at 5:30 PDT. See the schedule below, and use virtual tip jar. 100% of the tips go to the performer of the day. Get the quarantini fixings out and enjoy the music!

Schedule:
Jul 29 (Wed): Jesse Milnes and Emily Miller
Jul 30 (Thu): Zoe and Cloyd
Jul 31 (Fri): Luke and Lisa Richardson
Aug 1 (Sat): Miss Tess
Aug 2 (Sun): Andrew Collins
Aug 3 (Mon): Dave Mount & Martha Thompson
Aug 4 (Tue): Meredith Axelrod & Craig Ventresco
Aug 5 (Wed): Jane Rothfield & Allan Carr
Aug 6 (Thu): Jim Page
Aug 7 (Fri): Del Rey
Sunday
12
Kells Irish Restaurant + Pub
6:30 PM
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Traditional Irish Pub session, free.
Sunday
12
Online
7:00 PM
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Held every Sunday. For more info, go to: http://www.seafolklore.org/wp/about-sfs/seattle-song-circle/.
Sunday
12
Facebook Live
7:00 PM
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A long time Portland musician who plays and sings country. western swing, old jazz and a lot of other stuff is live streaming his Sunday Night Swing Sessions every Sunday from 7 - 8 pm. You can see all his past sessions there as well and support him if you‘re able.
If you’d like to support a working musician I have a couple of tip jars:
Venmo - @pete-krebs and a donate button on my website heypetekrebs.com
Sunday
12
Facebook live stream
7:00 PM
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Favorite Rudder musicians live stream from their homes into yours, almost nightly! See https://www.facebook.com/groups/1131976880487340/ for the schedule and links to the Home Brew Hour shows.

Jul 26 (Sun): Dan and Fran @ 7-8 pm (every Sunday)
Jul 27 (Mon): Lloyd Jones @ 4:30-5:30 pm (every Monday)
Jul 29 (Wed): Lauren Sheehan @ 8-9 pm (every Wednesday)
Jul 30 (Thu): Whiskey Deaf @ 8-9 pm (every Thursday)
Sunday
12
Presented by Alberta Rose Theatre
7:00 PM
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Solo/duo concert live streamed to your living room, $20 gets you access to the live stream plus the archived concert On Demand.

Jul 1 (Wed): Anne Weiss with David Jacobs-Strain
Jul 2 (Thu): Lewi Longmire & The Left Coast Roasters
Jul 3 (Fri): Kerosene Dream
Jul 4 (Sat): Ruby Friedman Orchestra
Jul 5 (Sun): Mic Crenshaw
Jul 8 (Wed): Baby Gramps
Jul 9 (Thu): Brian Cutean
Jul 11 (Sat): Floater
Jul 12 (Sun): Led Ka‘apana
Jul 15 (Wed): John Craigie
Jul 16 (Thu): Magical Strings
Jul 17 (Fri): The Resolectrics
Jul 18 (Sat): Espacio Flamenco
Jul 19 (Sun): LaRhonda Steele Gospel Quartet
Jul 22 (Wed): Terry Robb
Jul 23 (Thu): Ezra Holbrook
Monday
13
KBOO Radio - 90.7 FM
5:30 AM
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Folk Espresso, early morning folk music to get your week started.

Hosted by:
1st Monday, Diane Hunt
2nd Monday, Jonathan Lay
3rd Monday, Ed Mellnik
4th Monday, Diane Hunt
5th Monday, Gordy Euler

Previous shows on the KBOO program page at https://kboo.fm/program/folk-espresso.
Monday
13
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Online Trad music camp for all ages and abilities. Daily classes for fiddle, clawhammer and bluegrass banjo, upright bass, accordion, mountain dulcimer, guitar plus jamming!
Monday
13
via Zoom - Download the free level of the program from https://zoom.us.
12:00 PM
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This is a class for people who love to sing and would like to get better at it, led by Anne Weiss, creator of “The Everyone Welcome Community Choir” and “Singing for the Vocally Challenged,” is premiering a new Zoom format that incorporates the essence of those participatory, learning experiences with her new class, “Sing More Better.” Taught in the oral tradition, we’ll use sing-along and call and response formats with easy, fun songs from around the world to help you learn breath control, pitch, harmony, new repertoire and lift our spirits while we are lifting our voices, $100 for 6 week term, or $8-20 weekly drop in, register Now through Artichoke Music.
Monday
13
London UK via Zoom
12:00 PM
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Led by Joe Offer, new Zoom link posted every week, just before doors open:https://mudcat.org/thread.cfm?threadid=168014&messages=37
Monday
13
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Local guitar picker, lap slide player, composer, educator and singer Mary Flower is live streaming a show every Monday from 1:30 - 2:30 pm. Sometimes it‘s a driveway show with The BBQ Boys and sometimes it‘s a solo show. Guitar picking and singing with a lesson for guitar players at the end. Here‘s an opportunity to hear some great guitar picking and support a local musician if you can.
Monday
13
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Hosted by Nat Case and Second Monday Shanty Sing

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87241326461?pwd=SFU5TzZMZU1XcTVYU1IrTUVhd3VjUT09
Zoom password is the same as for the Merlin‘s Rest sings. If you don‘t have it, or if it changes, see the Facebook event or ask someone such as Nat Case or Patrick Farrell.

This is a merger of the alternating Merlin‘s Rest virtual pub sings and Dubliner virtual shantey sings.
Monday
13
Artichoke Music online via Zoom
5:00 PM
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New Series - Every Monday from Jun 27 through Aug 17, led by Adrian Martin, we will be playing a song by the end of the first class. We will learn the basics of guitar: melodies, chords and rhythms, $75 for four classes.

Adrian is offering this class online. Details for participating in the class will be provided by the teacher before the class begins...

Please contact Adrian directly with any questions. He‘d love to hear from you. Email: adrian@adrianmartinmusic.com. Phone: 971-221-8328
Monday
13
Facebook live stream
5:30 PM
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Hosted by The Horsenecks, live happy hour music from a different person or musical household every day to keep us connected and supported during the quarantine. The scheduled performer will play 40 minutes to an hour of live music for you starting at 5:30 PDT. See the schedule below, and use virtual tip jar. 100% of the tips go to the performer of the day. Get the quarantini fixings out and enjoy the music!

Schedule:
Jul 29 (Wed): Jesse Milnes and Emily Miller
Jul 30 (Thu): Zoe and Cloyd
Jul 31 (Fri): Luke and Lisa Richardson
Aug 1 (Sat): Miss Tess
Aug 2 (Sun): Andrew Collins
Aug 3 (Mon): Dave Mount & Martha Thompson
Aug 4 (Tue): Meredith Axelrod & Craig Ventresco
Aug 5 (Wed): Jane Rothfield & Allan Carr
Aug 6 (Thu): Jim Page
Aug 7 (Fri): Del Rey
Monday
13
Artichoke Music online via Zoom
6:00 PM
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Every Monday from Jul 27 through Aug 17, led by Adrian Martin, $75 for four classes. Do you know basic open chords? Please join us! We learn songs and explore strumming, bass lines, finger-style and other fun guitar sounds. Together we‘ll answer questions about rhythms, riffs and even lead guitar. Pop, rock, blues, country and traditional songs.

Adrian is offering this class on-line. Details for participating in the class will be provided by the teacher before the class begins...

Please contact me directly with any questions. I‘d love to hear from you. Email: adrian@adrianmartinmusic.com Call: 971-221-8328.
Monday
13
Artichoke Music online via Zoom
6:00 PM
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Artichoke Community Musi online class led by Steve Cheseborough, $100 for six classes.

Blues harp from the heart -- Playing the harmonica really does strengthen your abs and improve your breathing. Probably the only instrument you play by inhaling, it is magical and mystical. Also, it’s one of the most affordable, portable and intimate of instruments, a friend to carry wherever you go. And it is a key element of America’s fabulous musical tradition, the blues. But it ain’t easy! All levels welcome, including beginners, as long as you are willing (and happy) to practice daily.

To contact the instructor: chezztone(at)gmail.com. Via Zoom for now!
Monday
13
Artichoke Music online via Zoom
7:00 PM
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Artichoke Community Music online class led by Annie Sea, $100 for four classes.

If you have taken Annie‘s class before. Come back! Go deeper. This class consists of four 90 minute classes that will dive more deeply from beginning to more advanced live looping skills.

ZOOM details will be provided to all registered students before the class sessions begin.
Monday
13
Facebook live stream
7:00 PM
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Favorite Rudder musicians live stream from their homes into yours, almost nightly! See https://www.facebook.com/groups/1131976880487340/ for the schedule and links to the Home Brew Hour shows.

Jul 26 (Sun): Dan and Fran @ 7-8 pm (every Sunday)
Jul 27 (Mon): Lloyd Jones @ 4:30-5:30 pm (every Monday)
Jul 29 (Wed): Lauren Sheehan @ 8-9 pm (every Wednesday)
Jul 30 (Thu): Whiskey Deaf @ 8-9 pm (every Thursday)
Monday
13
Artichoke Music online via Zoom
7:00 PM
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Artichoke Community Music online class led by Steve Cheseborough, $100 for six classes.

Blues in Spanish tuning -- We’ll sing in English but play in Spanish tuning (a favorite of Muddy Waters, RL Burnside, Bonnie Raitt, Keith Richards and many others). For guitarists of any level who love the blues and like to practice every day!

To contact the instructor: chezztone(at)gmail.com. Via Zoom for now!
Monday
13
Artichoke Music online via Zoom
7:00 PM
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Led by Dan Compton -- For advanced beginners on up. In this class we’ll learn some new and old tunes and delve into the nuances of bowing and ornamentation that make Irish fiddle what it is, $100 for five classes.

ZOOM details will be provided by Dan to all registered students before the class sessions begin.
Tuesday
14
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, past shows available on the KBOO program page at https://kboo.fm/program/early-morning-gumbo.
Tuesday
14
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Online Trad music camp for all ages and abilities. Daily classes for fiddle, clawhammer and bluegrass banjo, upright bass, accordion, mountain dulcimer, guitar plus jamming!
Tuesday
14
Artichoke Music online via Zoom
5:00 PM
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Every Tuesday from Jun 9 through Jul 14, led by Adrian Martin, spruce up your rhythm guitar chords, $100 for six classes. Info: 503-232-8845 or artichokemusic.org/classes
Tuesday
14
Artichoke Music online via Zoom
5:30 PM
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Artichoke Community Music online class led by Richard Colombo, $120 for six classes.

Details for participating in the class will be provided by the teacher before the class begins...

Discover the wonderful world of jazz and how accessible jazz chords are on the ukulele. We will learn many of the classic songs from the “Great American Songbook” and explore their harmonic progressions, chord construction, shapes and patterns on the fretboard. We will also have fun taking some easy songs we already know and jazz them up a bit with some jazz chords.
Tuesday
14
Facebook live stream
5:30 PM
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Hosted by The Horsenecks, live happy hour music from a different person or musical household every day to keep us connected and supported during the quarantine. The scheduled performer will play 40 minutes to an hour of live music for you starting at 5:30 PDT. See the schedule below, and use virtual tip jar. 100% of the tips go to the performer of the day. Get the quarantini fixings out and enjoy the music!

Schedule:
Jul 29 (Wed): Jesse Milnes and Emily Miller
Jul 30 (Thu): Zoe and Cloyd
Jul 31 (Fri): Luke and Lisa Richardson
Aug 1 (Sat): Miss Tess
Aug 2 (Sun): Andrew Collins
Aug 3 (Mon): Dave Mount & Martha Thompson
Aug 4 (Tue): Meredith Axelrod & Craig Ventresco
Aug 5 (Wed): Jane Rothfield & Allan Carr
Aug 6 (Thu): Jim Page
Aug 7 (Fri): Del Rey
Tuesday
14
Artichoke Music online via Zoom
6:00 PM
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Artichoke Community Music online class led by René Berblinger, $120 for 6 classes.

Beginning Mandolin will cover:
A. How to tune the mandolin
B. How to hold pick and utilize various right hand picking patterns.
C. How to read tablature and chord diagrams.
D. Open position chords and strums for accompaniment of songs and back up.
E. Open position pentatonic scale patterns useful in playing traditional fiddle tunes, blues, blue grass and improvisation.
F. Learn tunes with chord back-up .

ZOOM details will be provided by Rene to all registered students before the class sessions begin.
Tuesday
14
Artichoke Music online via Zoom
6:30 PM
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Artichoke Community Music online class led by Richard Colombo, $120 for six classes.

Details for participating in the class will be provided by the teacher before the class begins...

This fun class will help you develop interesting right hand patterns and technique and give you the necessary tools to embellish your songs and add some sweet spice to you overall playing. We will cover a variety of strum patterns using different rhythms and accents, as well as fingerpicking, arpeggios and Travis style.
Tuesday
14
Artichoke Music online via Zoom
7:00 PM
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Artichoke Community Music online class led by René Berblinger, $120 for six classes.

Continuing Mandolin will take you to the next level journey. The course will be designed and tailored based upon registrants to make sure you learn what you need in the next step of your journey to master the mandolin. You are welcome to take both the beginning and continuing class or just take one or the other...

This class may cover and focus on any one of the following topics:
A. Learning to read music notation on the mandolin.
B. Closed position chords and back-up including some basic understanding of chord structures and patterns.
C. More advanced right and left hand techniques.
D. Scale patterns in open and movable positions.
E. Build tune repertoire in various styles including Celtic, traditional American folk and Bach or anything you bring!

ZOOM details will be provided by René to all registered students before the class sessions begin.
Tuesday
14
Facebook live stream
7:30 PM
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Join Cascade Zydeco on Facebook for Tuesday Nights Alone/Together.

Chere say, "Although we can‘t be together in person to dance, we CAN be together remotely and continue to share our mission of spreading our love of Louisiana culture, music and dance. Visit our Facebook page every Tuesday night starting at 7:30 p.m. for dance lessons and demos, video clips and virtual concerts featuring zydeco, Cajun and Swamp Pop."
Wednesday
15
KBOO Radio - 90.7 FM
5:30 AM
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Traditional and Contemporary folk music.

Hosted by:
1st Wednesday, Jack Bohl
2nd Wednesday, Wayne and Will
3rd Wednesday, Alex & Erica
4th Wednesday, John Risley, Steven Morrison
5th Wednesday, Wayne Johnson.

Previous shows available on the KBOO program page: https://kboo.fm/program/pastures-plenty.
Wednesday
15
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Online Trad music camp for all ages and abilities. Daily classes for fiddle, clawhammer and bluegrass banjo, upright bass, accordion, mountain dulcimer, guitar plus jamming!
Wednesday
15
Cambridge UK via Zoom
11:30 AM
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Hosted Wednesdays and Fridays by Jeremy Harmer, who is based in Cambridge UK, performers – on instruments ranging from guitar (of course!) fiddle, harp. accordion, whistle, bodhran, concertina, dulcimer, Northumbrian pipes, all sorts of percussion and lots more (and a real bird!) – sing and play their hearts out in a magical atmosphere of mutual appreciation and support.
Wednesday
15
Southampton UK via Zoom
12:00 PM
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The Focsle now meets virtually, via Zoom. Join us and our international music friends (including some professionals) each Wed.
Wednesday
15
via https://kryptonradio.com/
4:00 PM
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Weekly filk podcast, with additional links to virtual filk circles and events around the country. Filkcast is recorded weekly and available for listening at your convenience at http://filkcast.blogspot.com/.
Wednesday
15
Hosted by the Portland FolkMusic Society via Zoom
4:00 PM
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Have you ever stood back and thought of a song as a whole? Where are the high points and low points? Which moments contain the most potential for expressing emotion? We will look at songs to see how to use dynamics - where to get loud, where to get soft, where to pause, where to breathe -- to engage listeners and tell a compelling story. Open to all but space is limited. 4 pm Pacific time.

The cost for this 90-ish minute workshop is a suggested donation of $15 (but pay what you can, no judgment!) Please donate early to reserve your spot. When you make your donation, please write "Beth Wood Workshop" in the notes section.
Paypal: https://www.paypal.me/bethwoodmusic or
Venmo: @bethwoodmusic
Wednesday
15
Westborough MA via Zoom
4:00 PM
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Irish song session.

Email maureenmcnally6(at)gmail.com for Zoom link.
Wednesday
15
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Artichoke Community Music online class led by Richard Colombo, $120 for five classes.

Details for participating in the class will be provided by the teacher before the class begins...

This fun class will take your playing and overall musicianship to a whole new level as you learn how to combine chords and melody to create beautiful instrumental solos of some of your favorite all time standards, classical, folk and pop songs. We will start with easy lead sheets that combine both music notation and tablature and explore there harmonic progressions through melody and chord construction.
Wednesday
15
Artichoke Music online via Zoom
5:00 PM
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Artichoke Community Music online class led by Tracy Kim, $120 for six classes. Yes, it is true, playing the ukulele will make you and other people smile! It might be the most joyful and easy instrument to play considering its size, cost, and portability!

Assuming you now know the chords: C, F, Ami, G, then you are ready to let Tracy will teach you many more fun and classic songs! Also, students will learn new techniques: including fancier strum patterns and rhythms to spice things up(and impress your friends and family)! Tracy will be teaching basic finger picking patterns will also be introduced this term.

ONLINE WORKSHOP VIA ZOOM. Tracy will send a link to access the workshop once you are registered.
Wednesday
15
Facebook live stream
5:30 PM
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Hosted by The Horsenecks, live happy hour music from a different person or musical household every day to keep us connected and supported during the quarantine. The scheduled performer will play 40 minutes to an hour of live music for you starting at 5:30 PDT. See the schedule below, and use virtual tip jar. 100% of the tips go to the performer of the day. Get the quarantini fixings out and enjoy the music!

Schedule:
Jul 29 (Wed): Jesse Milnes and Emily Miller
Jul 30 (Thu): Zoe and Cloyd
Jul 31 (Fri): Luke and Lisa Richardson
Aug 1 (Sat): Miss Tess
Aug 2 (Sun): Andrew Collins
Aug 3 (Mon): Dave Mount & Martha Thompson
Aug 4 (Tue): Meredith Axelrod & Craig Ventresco
Aug 5 (Wed): Jane Rothfield & Allan Carr
Aug 6 (Thu): Jim Page
Aug 7 (Fri): Del Rey
Wednesday
15
Artichoke Music online via Zoom
6:00 PM
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Artichoke Community Music on line class, led by Tracy Kim, intermediate level, $120 for six classes.

Yes, it is true, playing the ukulele will make you and other people smile! It might be the most joyful and easy instrument to play considering its size, cost, and portability!

Assuming you now know the chords: C, F, Am, G, then you are ready to rock!

This is an online class via Zoom. Once you register, you will receive a link and password from Tracy.
Wednesday
15
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Join our PDX ukulele social for an all-ages, all-levels good time (really - beginners are most welcome). A voluntary $1 donation is collected each week to cover Meetup fees & to thank our weekly leader.
Wednesday
15
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Watch movies virtually via Zoom with old friends and new. Three films on consecutive Wednesday nights. Free but registration required. Go to https://tinyurl.com/PFS-films for information and registration. You bring the popcorn.
Wednesday
15
Artichoke Music online via Zoom
6:30 PM
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Artichoke Community Music online class led by Megan Cronin, $120 for seven classes. Details for participating in the class will be provided by the teacher before the class begins...

Learn popular Americana through easy arrangements for violin. This class is for beginner-intermediate fiddle and violin players who want to expand their repertoire by playing songs by some of the best artists in Americana in a supportive group setting. Ability to read music or learn by ear is required.
Wednesday
15
Presented by Alberta Rose Theatre
7:00 PM
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Solo/duo concert live streamed to your living room, $20 gets you access to the live stream plus the archived concert On Demand.

Jul 1 (Wed): Anne Weiss with David Jacobs-Strain
Jul 2 (Thu): Lewi Longmire & The Left Coast Roasters
Jul 3 (Fri): Kerosene Dream
Jul 4 (Sat): Ruby Friedman Orchestra
Jul 5 (Sun): Mic Crenshaw
Jul 8 (Wed): Baby Gramps
Jul 9 (Thu): Brian Cutean
Jul 11 (Sat): Floater
Jul 12 (Sun): Led Ka‘apana
Jul 15 (Wed): John Craigie
Jul 16 (Thu): Magical Strings
Jul 17 (Fri): The Resolectrics
Jul 18 (Sat): Espacio Flamenco
Jul 19 (Sun): LaRhonda Steele Gospel Quartet
Jul 22 (Wed): Terry Robb
Jul 23 (Thu): Ezra Holbrook
Wednesday
15
via Zoom - Download the free level of the program from https://zoom.us.
7:00 PM
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Class led by Anne Weiss, we’ve all got ’em– the Corona Blues. Come learn the basics of blues guitar and blues vocals while building your blues song list, and offload some of your inner blues in the process! All you need is an E, A, D and B7 chord, $100 for 6 week term, or $8-20 weekly drop in. Register now through Artichoke Music.
Wednesday
15
Artichoke Community Music via Zoom
7:00 PM
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Every third Wednesday night (via ZOOM). We may be down, but we sure aren’t out. Until we can get together again live we will just have to do the best we can. Please prepare a song to play for others. Everyone gets a song if time allows, or maybe two, suggested donation $5.
Wednesday
15
The Old Church live stream
7:00 PM
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Healing songs by local artists, featuring Saeeda Wright, Treneti, MadgesdiqCEG, & Kingsley, free to watch, donations welcome.

The mission of The Old Church is to promote music and art that reflect and enhance the cultural life of the community. TOC‘S BETTER TOGETHER IS A VIRTUAL BENEFIT SERIES launched in response to the pandemic‘s impact on our collective livelihood. As protests across the USA and the world condemn police brutality and centuries of racial injustice, we hear the call to action. Upcoming episodes in TOC‘s Better Together series will lift and amplify the voices and art of Black, Indigenous, and People of Color.
Wednesday
15
Facebook live stream
8:00 PM
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Favorite Rudder musicians live stream from their homes into yours, almost nightly! See https://www.facebook.com/groups/1131976880487340/ for the schedule and links to the Home Brew Hour shows.

Jul 26 (Sun): Dan and Fran @ 7-8 pm (every Sunday)
Jul 27 (Mon): Lloyd Jones @ 4:30-5:30 pm (every Monday)
Jul 29 (Wed): Lauren Sheehan @ 8-9 pm (every Wednesday)
Jul 30 (Thu): Whiskey Deaf @ 8-9 pm (every Thursday)
Thursday
16
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:
1st Thursday, Paul Roland
2nd Thurs, Gordy Euler
3rd Thurs: Paul Roland
4th Thurs: Jonathan Lay
5th Thurs: Steven Morrison.

Previous shows available on the KBOO program page at https://kboo.fm/program/rise-when-rooster-crows
Thursday
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Online Trad music camp for all ages and abilities. Daily classes for fiddle, clawhammer and bluegrass banjo, upright bass, accordion, mountain dulcimer, guitar plus jamming!
Thursday
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Belfast UK via Zoom
1:00 PM
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Weekly singaround. The zoom link is posted on the Sunflower Folk Club facebook page a day or two before (see link below).
Thursday
16
Artichoke Music online via Zoom
5:00 PM
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Artichoke Community Music online class, held every Thursday from Jul 11 through Aug 20, led by Adrian Martin, $75 for four classes.

Adrian is offering this class on-line. Details for participating in the class will be provided by the teacher before the class begins...

Have fun learning songs as we explore techniques for strumming your guitar, ukulele, mandolin, mountain dulcimer, autoharp, banjo or anything you wanna strum. We will learn rhythm patterns that are used in countless songs (and find out why they work). This class is educational and fun for all.

Requirements: You should have the skill to move from chord to chord at a slow to medium tempo. Bring your instrument (and a tuner if you have one).

Any Questions? Feel free to email text or call Adrian Martin at 971-221-8328 or adrian(at)adrianmartinmusic.com

Teacher‘s Web Site: https://www.adrianmartinmusic.com
Thursday
16
Artichoke Music online via Zoom
6:00 PM
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Artichoke Community Music online class led by Tom Nechville, $120 for six classes.

All-level class on the essentials of playing banjo, geared towards making yourself more comfortable with improvisation based on building an improved understanding of chords. Tom will start with his video "Introduction to the Banjo." (prerequisite is to watch the video - see Artichoke website).

ZOOM details will be provided by Tom to all registered students before the class sessions begin.
Thursday
16
Artichoke Community Music via Zoom
6:30 PM
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A theme-based open mic, every other Thursday night (via ZOOM). Hosted by Jon Lee, each evening follows a theme that encourages musicians to explore a broad range of musical genres. The theme might celebrate an important idea like love, peace, change, or protest. Other nights are reserved for a specific genre such as blues, roots, instrumental, classical or a true Irish session. Musicians of all levels are encouraged to bring a song (original or cover) to share. This is a night to celebrate music and build community, suggested donation $5.00.

Thursday
16
Presented by Alberta Rose Theatre
7:00 PM
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Solo/duo concert live streamed to your living room, $20 gets you access to the live stream plus the archived concert On Demand.

Jul 1 (Wed): Anne Weiss with David Jacobs-Strain
Jul 2 (Thu): Lewi Longmire & The Left Coast Roasters
Jul 3 (Fri): Kerosene Dream
Jul 4 (Sat): Ruby Friedman Orchestra
Jul 5 (Sun): Mic Crenshaw
Jul 8 (Wed): Baby Gramps
Jul 9 (Thu): Brian Cutean
Jul 11 (Sat): Floater
Jul 12 (Sun): Led Ka‘apana
Jul 15 (Wed): John Craigie
Jul 16 (Thu): Magical Strings
Jul 17 (Fri): The Resolectrics
Jul 18 (Sat): Espacio Flamenco
Jul 19 (Sun): LaRhonda Steele Gospel Quartet
Jul 22 (Wed): Terry Robb
Jul 23 (Thu): Ezra Holbrook
Thursday
16
Facebook live stream
8:00 PM
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Favorite Rudder musicians live stream from their homes into yours, almost nightly! See https://www.facebook.com/groups/1131976880487340/ for the schedule and links to the Home Brew Hour shows.

Jul 26 (Sun): Dan and Fran @ 7-8 pm (every Sunday)
Jul 27 (Mon): Lloyd Jones @ 4:30-5:30 pm (every Monday)
Jul 29 (Wed): Lauren Sheehan @ 8-9 pm (every Wednesday)
Jul 30 (Thu): Whiskey Deaf @ 8-9 pm (every Thursday)
Friday
17
KBOO radio - 90.7 FM
5:30 AM
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Folk Music to get your day started, alternates weekly with Cascadia Coffeehouse.

Hosted by Kurt Liebezeit on the 1st and 3rd Fridays, and shares the 5th Friday with Cascadia Coffeehouse.

Prior shows available on the KBOO program page at https://kboo.fm/program/lark-morning.
Friday
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Online Trad music camp for all ages and abilities. Daily classes for fiddle, clawhammer and bluegrass banjo, upright bass, accordion, mountain dulcimer, guitar plus jamming!
Friday
17
Cambridge UK via Zoom
11:30 AM
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Hosted Wednesdays and Fridays by Jeremy Harmer, who is based in Cambridge UK, performers – on instruments ranging from guitar (of course!) fiddle, harp. accordion, whistle, bodhran, concertina, dulcimer, Northumbrian pipes, all sorts of percussion and lots more (and a real bird!) – sing and play their hearts out in a magical atmosphere of mutual appreciation and support.
Friday
17
KBOO Radio - 90.7 FM
12:00 PM
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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.

Hosted by Don Jacobson and/or Laurie Sonnenfeld.

Past shows are available on the program page at https://kboo.fm/program/movin.
Friday
17
Slaithwaite, Huddersfield HD7 UK via Zoom
12:00 PM
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Every week, hosted by Fiona Cooper, Zoom link is posted on the Facebook group.
Friday
17
KBOO Radio - 90.7 FM
1:30 PM
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The Songcircle blends songs from various eras and genres to reveal new connections, exposing forgotten artists and discovering new ones, exploring connective themes and topics, or responding to the events of the day.

Studio guests have included Loudon Wainwright III, Eric Andersen, The Von Trapps, and many others.

Hosted by Jeff Rosenberg, past shows available on the program page at https://kboo.fm/program/songcircle.
Friday
17
Presented by Alberta Rose Theatre
7:00 PM
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Solo/duo concert live streamed to your living room, $20 gets you access to the live stream plus the archived concert On Demand.

Jul 1 (Wed): Anne Weiss with David Jacobs-Strain
Jul 2 (Thu): Lewi Longmire & The Left Coast Roasters
Jul 3 (Fri): Kerosene Dream
Jul 4 (Sat): Ruby Friedman Orchestra
Jul 5 (Sun): Mic Crenshaw
Jul 8 (Wed): Baby Gramps
Jul 9 (Thu): Brian Cutean
Jul 11 (Sat): Floater
Jul 12 (Sun): Led Ka‘apana
Jul 15 (Wed): John Craigie
Jul 16 (Thu): Magical Strings
Jul 17 (Fri): The Resolectrics
Jul 18 (Sat): Espacio Flamenco
Jul 19 (Sun): LaRhonda Steele Gospel Quartet
Jul 22 (Wed): Terry Robb
Jul 23 (Thu): Ezra Holbrook
Saturday
18
KBOO Radio - 90.7 FM
6:00 AM
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Music in the country style, including western & western swing, cowboy & country blues, country folk, bluegrass, rockabilly, hillbilly, Americana, and honky tonk. hosted by Molly Campbell, Wayne and Kathy Johnson, Gary Baysinger, and Mary Rondthaler,

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.

4th Saturday, Mary - Bringing a musician’s ear to the collective with a focus on older country and Western swing from the ‘30s to the ‘70s, always with a good dose of women artists.

Past shows available on the program page at https://kboo.fm/program/swing-n-country.
Saturday
18
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

prior shows available on the KBOO program page at https://kboo.fm/program/music-true-vine.
Saturday
18
London UK via Zoom
11:00 AM
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Songs of the sea With the London Sea Shanty Collective - Hackney-based community choir singing in London and around the world.

Contact them via Twitter or email shantycollective(at)gmail.com to join.
Saturday
18
Artichoke Music online via Zoom
11:00 AM
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Artichoke Community Music online class led by Martha Stone, $100 for six classes.

You‘re going to need a 5 string banjo, electronic tuner, capo, and music stand. No experience is necessary. We will use tablature at the beginning, but you do not need to read music to play clawhammer banjo.

Clawhammer refers to a rhythm which originates from a right-hand technique (aka Bum Ditty) and is the hardest part about playing this style of banjo. Once you get it (let’s say Day 1), the rest is much easier! Hopefully, your ultimate goal is to go to a jam and play clawhammer. We will be focusing on the skills you need to play with other musicians in a jam setting.

Martha is offering this class on-line. Details for participating in the class will be provided by the teacher before the class begins...
Saturday
18
Artichoke Music online via Zoom
3:00 PM
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Artichoke Community Music online class led by Max Tucker, $100 for six classes.

This class introduces students to the vast world of Afro-Cuban music as it relates to drums and percussion! ALL INSTRUMENTS ARE WELCOME.

Rhythms covered will include: Rumba Clave (3-2, 2-3), 6/8 rhythms, Mambo, Cha Cha, and Songo. No prior knowledge of drumming is required and all percussion equipment will be provided or bring your instrument.

Zoom details will be provided by MAX to all registered students before the class sessions begin.
Saturday
18
Artichoke Music online via Zoom
4:00 PM
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Artichoke Community Music online class led by Max Tucker, $100 for six classes.

This class will familiarize students with a handful of the most basic rhythms commonly used in popular music using recorded examples from different artists. Each week we will look at a particular rhythm and I will demonstrate how to play it on drums or percussion or your instrument. ALL INSTRUMENTS ARE WELCOME.

Rhythms will include variations of swing, straight 8’s and dotted 1/4 note beats as applied to different styles of music. Every class will also involve the students getting to try it for themselves and an impromptu jam session is not out of the question! No prior knowledge of drumming is required and all percussion equipment will be provided.

ZOOM details will be provided by MAX to all registered students before the class sessions begin.
Saturday
18
KBOO Radio - 90.7 FM
5:00 PM
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Urban and country blues with R&B, soul, jazz, zydeco and classic rock, hosted by Tom Wendt and Dr. Jane.

Past shows available on the program page at https://kboo.fm/program/blues-junction.
Saturday
18
KVRM Radio (Eugene) - 91.9 FM
5:00 PM
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Acoustic Junction is co-hosted on alternate Saturdays by Carol Skarstad, Jaimari, and Mike Meyer.

Acoustic Junction also regularly features local artists and interviews with touring musicians.
Saturday
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Your Home via Zoom
6:30 PM
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Every Saturday evening, we open the room at six and start singing by 6:30. Come when you can, stay as long as you like. All kinds of music and all kinds of people are welcome. We‘ll follow the song circle practice of letting each person sing a song in turn and it is perfectly fine to listen. Get a computer with a camera and mic, light up your face, and point your browser to https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87176553766. This is a new link and replaces the link we have used in the past.

See Song Circles under the event menu for logistics information, and for information about how to connect by phone.

To join the Virtual Song Circle, go to https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87176553766
Saturday
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Your Home via Zoom
6:30 PM
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Like a regular song circle, only on-line. All welcome. Come when you like, stay as long as you like. Room is open at 6:00 PM, singing starts at 6:30, and formal part ends at 10:00 though some folks stay longer. Much longer. Up to you!

To join the Virtual Song Circle, go to https://zoom.us/j/926013849
Saturday
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Presented by Alberta Rose Theatre
7:00 PM
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Solo/duo concert live streamed to your living room, $20 gets you access to the live stream plus the archived concert On Demand.

Jul 1 (Wed): Anne Weiss with David Jacobs-Strain
Jul 2 (Thu): Lewi Longmire & The Left Coast Roasters
Jul 3 (Fri): Kerosene Dream
Jul 4 (Sat): Ruby Friedman Orchestra
Jul 5 (Sun): Mic Crenshaw
Jul 8 (Wed): Baby Gramps
Jul 9 (Thu): Brian Cutean
Jul 11 (Sat): Floater
Jul 12 (Sun): Led Ka‘apana
Jul 15 (Wed): John Craigie
Jul 16 (Thu): Magical Strings
Jul 17 (Fri): The Resolectrics
Jul 18 (Sat): Espacio Flamenco
Jul 19 (Sun): LaRhonda Steele Gospel Quartet
Jul 22 (Wed): Terry Robb
Jul 23 (Thu): Ezra Holbrook
Sunday
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live streaming online
5:00 AM
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We are entering into an area of extreme uncertainty due to the Corona virus pandemic. Public gatherings are still banned and are being replaced by online or live-streamed events.

I will do my best to continue to report on any online or live-streamed events that I am aware of, but I can not be sure to have accurate information in this fast-moving situation.

Best wishes for your good health,
Barry Gorden
Calendar Editor
Sunday
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Public · Hosted by Digital Heritage Consulting, song circle for solo chanteys, sea songs, maritime poetry, and entertainments at least faintly damp and salty. Join the mailing list for a participant Zoom link or email info(at)lynnoel.com on the day of the event.

MAILING LIST & TIP JAR http://crosscurrents.lynnoel.com
Sunday
19
Artichoke Music online via Zoom
11:30 AM
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Artichoke Community Music online class led by Tracy Kim, $120 for four 80-minute sessions.

End Date: 08/05/20

a weekly informal workshop and jam session for all instruments and all levels. hosted by Portland swing jazz guitarist Tracy Kim. It has been a favorite for many swing jazz enthusiasts. A nice community of musicians of all instruments and levels get the chance to learn and jam in a relaxed setting.

This is an online Class via Zoom. Once you register, you will receive a link and password to join in. Please contact Tracy via email: tracykimmusic(at)gmail.com if you have any questions.
Sunday
19
From Cambridge UK on Facebook live stream
11:30 AM
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David Savage says: I invite a guest each Sunday who does a 20-3 minute set. Invited guests:
Jun 21: Oliver Cross (harmonica & vocals... for a song project based on his family history).

Email squeezer(at)ntlworld.com to join, or watch on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlackFenFolkClub/.

Jun 28: Robin Gillan
Sunday
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Artichoke Music
12:00 PM
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Every Sunday, hosted by Patrick Connell and Kaden Hurst, $15 drop-in.

Ever wonder what makes a bluegrass jam sound organized and deliberate, like a band, even when it‘s just a casual jam? The essence of bluegrass is informality, but there is something inherently magical about how the players organize, differentiating it from being a twang-heavy song circle.

We cover kick-offs, turnarounds, soloing, and the general principles of leading a song within a group of friends or strangers.

Of course, we always end up learning new material in a session, but the focus is more on what to do with the song once we‘ve learned it, sharpening our ability to play it within a group of other bluegrass musicians, in a way that is compatible with other folks‘ skill sets.

Bring your instrument and an open-mind, and leave with the tools to be a bluegrass champ.
Sunday
19
Artichoke Music online via Zoom
1:00 PM
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Artichoke Community Music online class led by Tracy Kim, $120 for four 80-minute sessions.

This class is for the student who wishes to learn(or improve) Gypsy Jazz in the style of Django Reinhardt. Taught by Tracy Kim, who has been teaching and playing this style for 20 years.

All Instruments are welcome to join in. This is an online Class via Zoom. Once you register, you will receive a link and password to join in. Please contact Tracy via email: tracykimmusic(at)gmail.com if you have questions.
Sunday
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via Zoom
4:00 PM
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Massachusetts-based meeting & Filk Circle, 15-30 minute meeting followed by open Filk Circle.




Zoom link will be e-mailed to Emerald Filk Forest list. To subscribe, go to:

http://murkworks.net/mailman/listinfo/filk
Sunday
19
Nonchorus live on the internet
6:00 PM
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Livestream concert on Noonchorus. $10.
It‘s all pretty simple - you buy a ticket at Noonchorus and watch from there. They are also hosting streaming shows by Angel Olsen, Waxahatchee, various Drive By Truckers, and others.
It all happens at https://noonchorus.com/casey-neill/
Sunday
19
Kells Irish Restaurant + Pub
6:30 PM
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Traditional Irish Pub session, free.
Sunday
19
Online
7:00 PM
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Held every Sunday. For more info, go to: http://www.seafolklore.org/wp/about-sfs/seattle-song-circle/.
Sunday
19
Facebook Live
7:00 PM
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A long time Portland musician who plays and sings country. western swing, old jazz and a lot of other stuff is live streaming his Sunday Night Swing Sessions every Sunday from 7 - 8 pm. You can see all his past sessions there as well and support him if you‘re able.
If you’d like to support a working musician I have a couple of tip jars:
Venmo - @pete-krebs and a donate button on my website heypetekrebs.com
Sunday
19
Facebook live stream
7:00 PM
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Favorite Rudder musicians live stream from their homes into yours, almost nightly! See https://www.facebook.com/groups/1131976880487340/ for the schedule and links to the Home Brew Hour shows.

Jul 26 (Sun): Dan and Fran @ 7-8 pm (every Sunday)
Jul 27 (Mon): Lloyd Jones @ 4:30-5:30 pm (every Monday)
Jul 29 (Wed): Lauren Sheehan @ 8-9 pm (every Wednesday)
Jul 30 (Thu): Whiskey Deaf @ 8-9 pm (every Thursday)
Sunday
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Presented by Alberta Rose Theatre
7:00 PM
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Solo/duo concert live streamed to your living room, $20 gets you access to the live stream plus the archived concert On Demand.

Jul 1 (Wed): Anne Weiss with David Jacobs-Strain
Jul 2 (Thu): Lewi Longmire & The Left Coast Roasters
Jul 3 (Fri): Kerosene Dream
Jul 4 (Sat): Ruby Friedman Orchestra
Jul 5 (Sun): Mic Crenshaw
Jul 8 (Wed): Baby Gramps
Jul 9 (Thu): Brian Cutean
Jul 11 (Sat): Floater
Jul 12 (Sun): Led Ka‘apana
Jul 15 (Wed): John Craigie
Jul 16 (Thu): Magical Strings
Jul 17 (Fri): The Resolectrics
Jul 18 (Sat): Espacio Flamenco
Jul 19 (Sun): LaRhonda Steele Gospel Quartet
Jul 22 (Wed): Terry Robb
Jul 23 (Thu): Ezra Holbrook
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