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September, 2020

Sunday
20
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A six-session group Zoom class led by Lisa Ornstein for intermediate/advanced players who love playing Québécois and Acadian dance music and want more pizazz, detail, and stylistic authenticity in their music. Each class will explore two tunes from Québec or Acadie, delving deeply into the details of ornamentation, bowing, swing, variations, etc., to add sparkle and joie de vivre to your playing! 12 tunes in all! All melody instruments welcome!

$100 for three classes, other options possible at lisaornstein.com
Sunday
20
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
20
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.

Frank Sinatra Tribute: Sep 20 through Nov 1.

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
20
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
20
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
20
Facebook live stream
4:00 PM
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Sing along with Steve while we‘re stuck at home.

Steve Kerin brings you a different song every Wednesday at 4pm.
Sunday
20
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
20
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/.
Monday
21
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
21
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
21
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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
21
via Zoom - Download the free level of the program from https://zoom.us.
4:00 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
21
Facebook live stream
4:00 PM
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Sing along with Steve while we‘re stuck at home.

Steve Kerin brings you a different song every Wednesday at 4pm.
Monday
21
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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
21
Artichoke Music via Zoom
5:00 PM
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Artichoke Community Music online session led by Tracey Rose Brown, $90 for four meetings.

Join in for harp tunes from Renaissance dance music to Celtic and improv in this interactive harp workshop sampler. One additional 45 minute private lesson included with cost. Beginner with some experience to intermediate players.
Monday
21
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 six 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
21
Artichoke Music online via Zoom
6:00 PM
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Every Monday from Jul 27 through Aug 17, led by Adrian Martin, $100 for six 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
21
Artichoke Music online via Zoom
6:00 PM
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Artichoke Community Music 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
21
Artichoke Music online via Zoom
6:30 PM
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Artichoke Community Music online class led by Tracy Kim, $160 for eight classes. This is a hands-on learning class. Please expect to do some playing(bring your instrument), some writing and also some analyzing. It‘s the only way to fully grasp the subject.

This class will lay the music foundation for wherever your musical adventures may lead you. Many various songs and excerpts will be used for class discussions.

Drop-ins allowed For $30 per session, please contact Tracy at the link below for more information.
Monday
21
Artichoke Music online via Zoom
7:00 PM
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Artichoke Community Music online class led by Annie Sea, $75 for two 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
21
O'Leary's Pub
7:00 PM
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Traditional Irish music in the laneway alongside the pub on Mondays, free.
Monday
21
Artichoke Music online via Zoom
7:00 PM
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Every Monday from Apr 27 through Jun 15, led by Dan Compton, learn the skills of traditional Irish music, $100 for eight classes. Contact Dan at 503-233-9091 or danfran{at}glencottagemusic.com about which class is right for you.
Monday
21
Artichoke Music online via Zoom
7:00 PM
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Artichoke Community Music online class led by Zac Leger, $125 for six classes.

This class will look at the bedrock fundamentals of accompanying the traditional music of Ireland and the British Isles. You will learn to back reels, jigs, slip jigs, hornpipes and polkas. We will look at alternate tunings, multiple styles of strumming, picking patterns, rhythm and syncopation, hand dampening techniques and dynamics, moving bass lines, modal chords, counter-point and much more. Also useful for singer/songwriters, Old-Timey/Folk musicians or those who just want to try something new on the guitar! We will study some of the history of the guitar in traditional music and discuss some of the techniques these players have innovated. We will also discuss the etiquette of when and at what times the guitar is applicable in traditional music and how to behave in Irish/Celtic trad sessions as a guitarist.
Monday
21
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!

Contact the instructor at chezztone(at)gmail.com. By Zoom for now! (Weather and rules permitting, we might get in an outdoor, safely distanced real-life meeting too.)
Monday
21
Artichoke Music online via Zoom
8:00 PM
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Every Monday from Apr 27 through JUN 15, led by Dan Compton, learn the skills of traditional Irish music, $100 for eight classes. Contact Dan at 503-233-9091 or danfran(at)glencottagemusic.com about which class is right for you.
Tuesday
22
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
22
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Interactive sessions led by Steve Einhorn, $100 for four sessions on Tuesdays, 9/8, 9/15, 9/22, 9/29 at 12-1pm PST.

?A series of four, one-hour sessions to explore and reveal the simple keys to transposing and mastering guitar accompaniment on countless styles with three chords and a capo.

A fresh, fun, effective approach to musicality on guitar, and all capo‘d instruments. Kate will assist as 2nd guitar. Purchase your seat below to receive zoom registration that will follow with meeting id and instructions.


Tuesday
22
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Interactive sessions led by Kate Power, $100 for four sessions.

Dadgad guitar tuning (dadgad) was popularized by Irish guitarists like Míchéal O‘Domhnaill (Bothy Band, Nightnoise, Relativity) and Arty McGlynn (Patrick Street, DeDannan, Four Men and A Dog, Van Morrison) as a distinctive new sound in progressive Irish music. Whether you play rock, country, folk or world music, this tuning works on all styles. Míchéal O‘Domhnaill shared the basics with Kate in 1981 when he lived in Portland, and now those tips will be shared with you.

September session on Tuesdays, 9/8, 9/15, 9/22, 9/29 at 3-4pm PST. A simple method for a fresh, fun, effective approach to musicality on guitar for fingerpickers and rhythm players. Additional music support by Steve Einhorn. To register, click on the link below to receive Zoom registration that will follow with meeting id and instructions.
Tuesday
22
Somerville MA via Zoom
4:00 PM
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Since we can‘t sing at our beloved Armory, we‘re going to start doing online sings via Zoom.
Tuesday
22
Facebook live stream
4:00 PM
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Sing along with Steve while we‘re stuck at home.

Steve Kerin brings you a different song every Wednesday at 4pm.
Tuesday
22
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
22
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
22
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:
Oct 21 (Wed): Molly Tucker & Casey Murray
Oct 22 (Thu): Keilan & Cello
Oct 23 (Fri): Demeanor
Oct 24 (Sat): Ben Winship
Oct 25 (Sun): Slo County Stumblers
Oct 26 (Mon): Canote Brothers
Oct 27 (Tue): Sarah & Patrick Hamilton
Oct 28 (Wed): Cedric Watson
Oct 29 (Thu): Kathleen Nisbet
Oct 30 (Fri): Minnesota Bluegrass & Old Time Association Fundraiser Concert
Tuesday
22
Artichoke Music online via Zoom
6:00 PM
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Artichoke Community Music online class led by Haley Johnsen, $100 for four classes.

In this course, I will be going over the basics of proper breath support and vocal placement with various exercises to help guide the voice/body connection. We will go over many different vocal warmups and talk about the importance of vocal health. Each student will have an opportunity to have a brief one on one lesson with me during the class to work on a song of their choice.

Rough Weekly Schedule
Week 1 - The basics of vocal health, breath support, and anatomy of the voice, vocal placement
Week 2 - Aural Skills - learning about relationship between notes through triads and scales
Week 3 - Song Sharing and individual lesson time
Week 4 - Song Sharing and individual lesson time cont. + final questions
Tuesday
22
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
22
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
22
Artichoke Music online via Zoom
6:30 PM
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Artichoke Community Music online class led by Tracy Kim, $120 for six classes.

This class is for the student who wishes to get started playing Gypsy Jazz in the style of Django Reinhardt. All instruments are welcome. Students will learn the most important songs of the Gypsy Jazz repertoire. These songs have been especially selected by Tracy just for the beginner/intermediate players.

Tracy will send a link to access the workshop once you are registered.
Tuesday
22
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
22
Artichoke Music online via Zoom
8:00 PM
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Artichoke Community Music online workshop led by Tracy Kim, $120 for six sessions.

Tracy will send a link to access the workshop once you are registered.

Whether you have already attended some of Portland‘s various Gypsy Jazz Jams or would like to in the future, this on-line class will prepare/aid you in many ways.
Wednesday
23
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
23
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
23
Online
12:00 PM
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Kate Power and Steve Einhorn lead songs. Donations are welcome, although not required. Thank you for your goodwill and support.
Wednesday
23
Facebook live stream
4:00 PM
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Sing along with Steve while we‘re stuck at home.

Steve Kerin brings you a different song every Wednesday at 4pm.
Wednesday
23
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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
23
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
23
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:
Oct 21 (Wed): Molly Tucker & Casey Murray
Oct 22 (Thu): Keilan & Cello
Oct 23 (Fri): Demeanor
Oct 24 (Sat): Ben Winship
Oct 25 (Sun): Slo County Stumblers
Oct 26 (Mon): Canote Brothers
Oct 27 (Tue): Sarah & Patrick Hamilton
Oct 28 (Wed): Cedric Watson
Oct 29 (Thu): Kathleen Nisbet
Oct 30 (Fri): Minnesota Bluegrass & Old Time Association Fundraiser Concert
Wednesday
23
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
23
Artichoke Music online via Zoom
6:00 PM
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Artichoke Community Music online class led by Haley Johnsen, $100 for four classes.

This course will be for beginner-intermediate acoustic guitar players. We will be learning all of the basic open chords, bar chords, finger numbers, string numbers, basic guitar chords strum patterns, and how to tune. We will also be learning a song that everyone will have an opportunity to perform and share their progress during the last lesson.

Rough Weekly Schedule
Week 1 - Finger numbers, string numbers, guitar layout theory, some basic chords, tuning
Week 2 - More basic chords, strum patterns
Week 3 - Assign song, introduce bar chords
Week 4 - Share progress
Wednesday
23
Artichoke Music online via Zoom
6:00 PM
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Artichoke Community Music online class led by Brenna McDonald, $75 for six classes.

Come develop your right hand technique for flamenco guitar including pulgar (thumb), arpeggio, rest stroke picado, rasgueo, and abanico chico. In this class students will learn material for two different palos (styles) of flamenco, Tangos and Solea. Recommended for guitarists who have a basic understanding of Tangos and Solea compas and marcajes. New students with previous flamenco guitar experience are welcome to join and will be given videos to study before the first class. Classical, flamenco, or nylon string guitar required.
Wednesday
23
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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
23
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.
Thursday
24
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
24
Facebook live stream (links available from the webite below)
10:00 AM
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The Berkeley Old Time Music Convention will be held online this year, due to COVID-19, Thurs. Sept. 24 - Sun. Sept. 27. Concerts, jams, workshops, panel discussion, concerts for kids. And, the STRING BAND CONTEST!!! Everything except for the instructional workshops is FREE -- and we will be asking for donations, to go to the musicians, so we hope you will be able to be generous.
Thursday
24
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
24
Facebook live stream
4:00 PM
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Sing along with Steve while we‘re stuck at home.

Steve Kerin brings you a different song every Wednesday at 4pm.
Thursday
24
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. SPECIAL FOR SEPT 2020 Term: Buy one, get the next on 1/2 off!

Tracy will send a link to access the workshop once you are registered. If you have questions, please contact Tracy via email: tracykimmusic(at)gmail.com

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!
Thursday
24
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:
Oct 21 (Wed): Molly Tucker & Casey Murray
Oct 22 (Thu): Keilan & Cello
Oct 23 (Fri): Demeanor
Oct 24 (Sat): Ben Winship
Oct 25 (Sun): Slo County Stumblers
Oct 26 (Mon): Canote Brothers
Oct 27 (Tue): Sarah & Patrick Hamilton
Oct 28 (Wed): Cedric Watson
Oct 29 (Thu): Kathleen Nisbet
Oct 30 (Fri): Minnesota Bluegrass & Old Time Association Fundraiser Concert
Thursday
24
Artichoke Music online via Zoom
6:00 PM
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Artichoke Community Music online class led by Haley Johnsen, $100 for four classes.

This course teaches the basics of songwriting for any style of music. Students should be prepared to come to the workshop with a recording device, pen and paper, and an instrument (although not required!). We will also be using Laura Veirs‘ ‘Kaleidoscope Creativity Cards’ which provide fun prompts for getting a song started. Students may purchase these from her website (https://ravenmarchingband.com/products/creativity-cards) or I can provide the prompts with my set of cards.

In the end, my hope is that you’ll feel confident of your ability to take an idea and develop it into a complete song!

Rough Weekly Schedule:
Week 1: The Basics - Structures, different ways to start a song, having a clear message
Week 2: Intro to Kaleidescope Creativity Cards - assign cards, speed write
Week 3: Kaleidescope Creativity Cards - new song assignment to take home and work on
Week 4: Perform song for the class
Thursday
24
Artichoke Music online via Zoom
7:00 PM
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Artichoke Community Music online class led by Tracy Kim, $120 for six classes.

Tracy will send a link to access the workshop once you are registered. If you have questions, please email Tracy at tracykimmusic(at)gmail.com.

Now is your chance to learn swing, gypsy jazz, blues and bossa nova on the ukulele with Tracy Kim! This is the perfect introduction to these various jazz styles.
Friday
25
KBOO Radio - 90.7 FM
5:30 AM
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Featuring the best in traditional and contemporary folk and roots music, on Friday mornings. Features a variety of contemporary and traditional folk and roots music, with a focus on new releases and vintage favorites - every 2nd and 4th Friday.

Host: Dan Shramek

Prior shows available on the KBOO program page at https://kboo.fm/program/cascadia-coffeehouse
Friday
25
Facebook live stream (links available from the webite below)
10:00 AM
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The Berkeley Old Time Music Convention will be held online this year, due to COVID-19, Thurs. Sept. 24 - Sun. Sept. 27. Concerts, jams, workshops, panel discussion, concerts for kids. And, the STRING BAND CONTEST!!! Everything except for the instructional workshops is FREE -- and we will be asking for donations, to go to the musicians, so we hope you will be able to be generous.
Friday
25
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
25
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
25
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
25
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
25
Facebook live stream
4:00 PM
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Sing along with Steve while we‘re stuck at home.

Steve Kerin brings you a different song every Wednesday at 4pm.
Friday
25
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:
Oct 21 (Wed): Molly Tucker & Casey Murray
Oct 22 (Thu): Keilan & Cello
Oct 23 (Fri): Demeanor
Oct 24 (Sat): Ben Winship
Oct 25 (Sun): Slo County Stumblers
Oct 26 (Mon): Canote Brothers
Oct 27 (Tue): Sarah & Patrick Hamilton
Oct 28 (Wed): Cedric Watson
Oct 29 (Thu): Kathleen Nisbet
Oct 30 (Fri): Minnesota Bluegrass & Old Time Association Fundraiser Concert
Saturday
26
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
26
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
26
Facebook live stream (links available from the webite below)
10:00 AM
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The Berkeley Old Time Music Convention will be held online this year, due to COVID-19, Thurs. Sept. 24 - Sun. Sept. 27. Concerts, jams, workshops, panel discussion, concerts for kids. And, the STRING BAND CONTEST!!! Everything except for the instructional workshops is FREE -- and we will be asking for donations, to go to the musicians, so we hope you will be able to be generous.
Saturday
26
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
26
Artichoke Music online via Zoom
12:00 PM
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Artichoke Community Music online class led by Zac Leger, $125 for six classes.

Since the late 1960s a uniquely Irish version of the Greek bouzouki has become commonplace in traditional music far beyond Ireland and the British Isles. At the same time, interest in other larger mandolin-family instruments like the octave mandolin or the cittern (usually with 10 strings) has increased all over the world. This class is for any 8 string octave mandolin or bouzouki that can be tuned GDAD. We will explore chords and scales, counter-point and harmony, talk about the main modes used in traditional music and focus on how to utilize the unique multi-string tone and texture of the OM/Bouzouki to your best advantage. No previous background in the instrument required.
Saturday
26
via Zoom
1:00 PM
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Led by Avery Hill, for all levels, fun and familiar songs in a joyful atmosphere. For those who are able to make a donation of the usual $10 per jam, or whatever you can and choose, you can send money electronically via Venmo @songbysong or PayPal to avery@learnsongbysong.com.
Saturday
26
Facebook live stream
4:00 PM
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Sing along with Steve while we‘re stuck at home.

Steve Kerin brings you a different song every Wednesday at 4pm.
Saturday
26
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
26
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
26
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:
Oct 21 (Wed): Molly Tucker & Casey Murray
Oct 22 (Thu): Keilan & Cello
Oct 23 (Fri): Demeanor
Oct 24 (Sat): Ben Winship
Oct 25 (Sun): Slo County Stumblers
Oct 26 (Mon): Canote Brothers
Oct 27 (Tue): Sarah & Patrick Hamilton
Oct 28 (Wed): Cedric Watson
Oct 29 (Thu): Kathleen Nisbet
Oct 30 (Fri): Minnesota Bluegrass & Old Time Association Fundraiser Concert
Sunday
27
Facebook live stream (links available from the webite below)
10:00 AM
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The Berkeley Old Time Music Convention will be held online this year, due to COVID-19, Thurs. Sept. 24 - Sun. Sept. 27. Concerts, jams, workshops, panel discussion, concerts for kids. And, the STRING BAND CONTEST!!! Everything except for the instructional workshops is FREE -- and we will be asking for donations, to go to the musicians, so we hope you will be able to be generous.
Sunday
27
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
27
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
27
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
27
Artichoke Music online via Zoom
12:00 PM
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Artichoke Community Music online class led by Zac Leger, $125 for six classes.

Although it may look like a toy or appear superficially similar to a recorder, the tinwhistle or pennywhistle is capable of all kinds of wonderful music and emotive depth and is highly versatile in its own right. Played by people of all ages, it is used by both amateurs and virtuoso professionals, alike. This class will start with the basics of the pennywhistle: scales, breath control, bedrock ornamentation and technique, slides and bends, tongue technique and more.
Sunday
27
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 round of Gypsy Jazz Boot Camp will focus on for hand-picked solos of Django Reinhardt.

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
27
Artichoke Music online via Zoom
1:30 PM
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Artichoke Community Music online class led by Zac Leger, $80 for four classes.

Tunes for All Humans/All Instruments! The idea behind this class is very simple: give you two to three new tunes a week and enlarge the amount of tunes you can play and share with other musicians. Tunes will be broken down carefully and into bite-sized pieces to make them easy to pick up by ear. Then we will play the tunes slowly and relaxed, giving your muscle memory time to truly learn the tune! No more only half remembering a tune at a jam or wishing you could play that one you heard at the session but just did not have time to record or memorize!
Sunday
27
Live stream from London
2:00 PM
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Three live stream concerts - each performance will feature a completely different set list, be professionally produced, and remain available to view for 48 hours after each show, tickets $20 and up.

Sep 13 (Sun): Richard‘s new EP, Bloody Noses, plus classic hits.

Sep 27 (Sun): features Fairport Convention era music with a majority of the songs culled from Richard‘s 60s and 70s catalog.

Oct 11 (Sun): all requests.
Sunday
27
Facebook live stream
4:00 PM
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Sing along with Steve while we‘re stuck at home.

Steve Kerin brings you a different song every Wednesday at 4pm.
Sunday
27
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:
Oct 21 (Wed): Molly Tucker & Casey Murray
Oct 22 (Thu): Keilan & Cello
Oct 23 (Fri): Demeanor
Oct 24 (Sat): Ben Winship
Oct 25 (Sun): Slo County Stumblers
Oct 26 (Mon): Canote Brothers
Oct 27 (Tue): Sarah & Patrick Hamilton
Oct 28 (Wed): Cedric Watson
Oct 29 (Thu): Kathleen Nisbet
Oct 30 (Fri): Minnesota Bluegrass & Old Time Association Fundraiser Concert
Sunday
27
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
27
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/.
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