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November, 2022

Sunday
27
T.C. O'Leary's Pub
2:00 PM
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Uilleann piper Preston Howard Wilde leads an Irish piping session - it’s a wonderful way to spend a Sunday afternoon!

COVID Policy:
Proof of vaccination required to sit inside.
Sunday
27
Artichoke Community Music
2:00 PM
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Artichoke Community Music song circle led by the Soldier Songs and Voices Team.

We welcome all veterans and current military to bring your acoustic instruments and share a song or two, covers and/or originals. Song books will be available.

Soldier Songs and Voices provides free songwriting workshops and guitar and voice instruction to veterans of all eras. We believe that everyone has a story to tell and that telling it in song is a path to a happier and healthier life. Loaner guitars are available. If you are interested in joining the workshops, email us.
Sunday
27
McMenamins Kennedy School Community Room
4:00 PM
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From the Denson book
Sunday
27
via Zoom
5:00 PM
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Song Circle every Sunday - see Facebook page of Fat Albert‘s Coffee House for Zoom Link and meeting ID.
Sunday
27
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Songwriters in the Round, $15, show 7 pm (doors open at 6:30).

Joe Kerry New
Joe Kerry New is a Native of Northern California who has lived in Oregon for the past 16 years. His songwriting path has traveled through Nashville as a former staff writer for Almo Irving / Down in Dixie Music and as an Indy publisher associated with Bug Music since 1980.

Denny Bixby
Denny Bixby is an artist in the truest sense, in that he is always evolving in the ways of musical expression. Since returning to Portland, Oregon after almost 18 years living in Nashville, Tennessee and playing around the planet with a half-dozen Grammy-winning artists, he is up to his old tricks and then some. In 2010 he was inducted into the Oregon Music Hall of Fame. He plays in and around the Northwest with rock icons Quarterflash, blues and R&B maven Lloyd Jones, and renowned songwriter Jack McMahon.

John Bunzow
Portland Oregon native John Bunzow’s mix of eclectic musical influences – melding blues, country, rock and even jazz – have helped establish him as an original artist of heartfelt depth, substance and style.
He’s as likely to draw on his love of the music of country legend Merle Haggard or scuffling barroom bard Tom Waits, as he is the smooth R&B and soul of Marvin Gaye, the iconic folk wisdom of Bob Dylan, James Taylor, Ry Cooder or the blues of Albert King.
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/.
Monday
28
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, John Risley
4th Monday, Diane Hunt
5th Monday, Gordy Euler

Previous shows on the KBOO program page at https://kboo.fm/program/folk-espresso.
Monday
28
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Herga at The Castle is a folk and acoustic music evening, with roots going back to 1963. We meet on Monday nights at The Castle – a Fuller’s public house atop old Harrow on the Hill with its panoramic views across London.

However, we still continue to run online singarounds weekly using Zoom, and approximately once a month are featuring a booked guest.

Coming guest nights --
Nov 7 (Mon): The Harbour Lights Trio
Nov 28 (Mon): Elizabeth & Jamison
Dec 26 (Mon): No live club – Zoom only
Jan 16 (Mon): Dove‘s Vagaries

To be added to the distribution list for log-in details each week send an e-mail to oldtimetim(*at*)gmail.com, or sign up using the form on our ‘contact’ page.
Monday
28
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
28
Westborough MA via Zoom
3:00 PM
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Trad &Irish song session.

Email maureenmcnally6(at)gmail.com for Zoom link.
Monday
28
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Hosted by Nat Case and Second Monday Shanty Sing

[This session has now gone hybrid -- they have a laptop connected to Zoom, but it‘s mostly in-person.]

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
28
Artichoke Community Music
5:00 PM
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Artichoke Community Music class led by Adrian Martin, $75 for six classes. We will be playing a song by the end of the first class. We will learn the basics of guitar: melodies, chords and rhythms.

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
28
Artichoke Community Music
6:00 PM
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Artichoke Community Music class 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.

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 Call: 971-221-8328.
Monday
28
via Zoom
6:45 PM
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Led by Maggie Lind, $160 for 7 weeks (sliding scale available in cases of financial hardship).

This is for guitarists that have a bit of experience playing and want to build repertoire and challenge themselves to reinforce the basic chord shapes, understandings of keys (chord families), solidify basic right-hand techniques, and sing while playing. You can play most of the open/first position chords including F and are comfortable playing several songs. You should be familiar with the basic “boom-chuck” or bass note-after strum technique and some basic fingerpicking. We will continue to reinforce those techniques by building our repertoire of songs in a variety of styles. We will review some of the songs that I have taught in the past, and the goal is for each of you to learn new skills and songs each week. Please let me know if you have a song request!
Monday
28
Artichoke Music
7:30 PM
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Artichoke Community Music class led by Adrian Martin, learn how to jam (all instruments welcome), $120 for six classes.

This is an exciting class for all instruments. It is inclusive of all levels of performers from basic to advanced.

Please contact Adrian directly with any questions. He‘d love to hear from you. Email: adrian@adrianmartinmusic.com Call: 971-221-8328.
Monday
28
Neighborly Music
8:00 PM
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Led by Maggie Lind, $160 for 7 weeks (sliding scale available in cases of financial hardship). This in-person class will have some more complex chord progressions, maybe some Bm and other bar chords, and assumption of some basic finger picking skills.

This is a class for folks that are comfortable playing guitar and have all the basic skills from the previous levels and would like to stay in shape, get inspired, and learn new, somewhat challenging material. We will learn beginner to intermediate songs with a variety of techniques such as fingerpicking, fast chord changes, scales, bar chords, tricky rhythms, and lead lines. Please let me know if you have a song request!

COVID Policy:
Vaccines required
Monday
28
T.C. O'Leary's Pub
8:00 PM
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Traditional Irish music in the laneway alongside the pub on Mondays, free.

COVID Policy:
Proof of vaccination required to sit inside.
Tuesday
29
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
29
SE Portland near East Mt. Tabor/Montavilla
11:00 AM
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Note new time: 11 am-12:20 pm.

Learn world music by ear. Anne Weiss leads a class and choir rolled into one, all levels, no audition, all ages, $135 for seven weeks or $25 drop-in. Register at the Artichoke Music website using the link below.

If you have any issues joining a class session or finding a link, contact Anne by phone or text at 914-924-2574.

COVID Policy:
**Unless the weather is unusually agreeable, classes will meet indoors. Please wear a KN-94 or N-95 mask. Air filter provided! Also, please leave as much pet hair and dander behind as possible to help with allergies.**
Tuesday
29
Artichoke Community Music online via Zoom
6:00 PM
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Artichoke Community Music 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
29
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Artichoke Community Music event series led by Chuk Barber, free entry but students must register (doors open at 6 pm, event at 6:30).

To serve BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, and People Of Color) middle and high schoolers by introducing them to Samba drumming with immersion in Brazilian culture with an emphasis on music history, team building, positive self image, confidence, and self improvement! While the emphasis is on reaching BIPOC youth, all are welcome. Parental cooperation is expected (as a learning partner) in developing practice times and rehearsal in the home environment.

Chuk‘s Background:
Years of teaching this program in Portland Public Schools
Students have preformed and at the Jr. Rose Parade and won five times
Students have performed at the Waterfront Blues Festival
Percussionist for national touring acts: WAR, The California Honeydrops
Current local groups: Swirls of Jupiter, The Denominators, Rhythm Dogs, Big Bad Beat
Tuesday
29
Pacific Crest Community School
7:00 PM
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Led by Maggie Lind (clawhammer banjo), Patrick Lind (guitar), and Sophie Enloe (fiddle), $200 for 8 weeks, Please email maggiebanjo (at) gmail.com if you have financial need.

If you’ve been playing old-time music on fiddle, clawhammer banjo, or guitar for a while and are ready to build your repertoire while meeting and playing with other people, then this class is for you! We meet for 8 weeks and learn 6 traditional tunes and songs. We start each lesson in a large group and the instructors play the tune we will work on that evening. Then, we slow it down and all sing the melody together to learn it by ear. We separate into different classrooms for group lessons on each instrument. Finally, we come back together and play the tune all together. On the fourth meeting, we work specifically on reviewing the first three tunes and harmony singing. For the final class meeting, we will meet early for a big community dinner (COVID permitting) and will play all the tunes we have learned during the session. In addition to the class meetings, enrolled students will receive access to source recordings and demonstration videos for each of the tunes we teach.

COVID Policy:
We ask that you show proof of vaccination at the first class meeting and that you are current on your boosters to attend class. We will not require masking, but it is encouraged and welcomed if you feel compromised in any way. Should someone in class have a positive test within three days of class meeting we will notify everyone. We will follow CDC guidelines and will require masking or pivot to Zoom classes should we be required to do so.
Tuesday
29
Artichoke Community Music
7:00 PM
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Led by Rene Berblinger, Continuing Mandolin will take you to the next level journey, $120 for six classes.

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...

Topics 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!
Tuesday
29
Catfish Lou's
7:00 PM
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Cascade Zydeco‘s weekly DJ dance moves to Tuesday nights at Catfish Lou‘s. Take advantage of the weekly lesson for beginners and then stay for the dance ‘til 9:30. Instructors rotate weekly and each brings their own curated playlist of classic and contemporary zydeco and Cajun music. Zydeco, two-step, waltz, blues, swing.

$5 admission Cascade Zydeco members, $10 general admission.

Dance lesson 7-7:30 pm
DJ music & dancing 7:30-9:30 pm

A big shout out to our dance instructors who bring the music and teach a zydeco lesson each week. (or sometimes Cajun two step or a zydeco line dance...) Here‘s the line up:
1st Tuesdays - Roland Jemerson & Janine Tebeau-Jemerson
2nd Tuesdays - David Seitz & Patti Lind
3rd Tuesdays - Terri Jo Bonbright & Roland Jemerson
4th Tuesdays - Deb Gaster & Rich Steronko
5th Tuesdays - Line dance lessons Terri Jo, Janine, Roland

Wood dance floor and full bar & food for purchase.

Catfish Lou‘s opens at 5, so you can come early, eat dinner and stay for the dancing!

No outside food or drinks are permitted, but bottled water will be available for $1.

COVID Policy:
Cascade Zydeco continues to abide by the recommendations of the Oregon Health Authority. Covid vaccinations and masks recommended, but not required.
Tuesday
29
T.C. O'Leary's Pub
8:00 PM
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An all ladies session led by musician Nancy Conescu!

COVID Policy: Proof of vaccination required to sit inside.
Wednesday
30
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 Johnson and Will Selzer
3rd Wednesday, Alex & Erica
4th Wednesday, Stephanie Canales (Canto Nuevo)
5th Wednesday, John Risley

Previous shows available on the KBOO program page: https://kboo.fm/program/pastures-plenty.

Jack Bohl hosts first Wednesdays, Wayne and Will host 2nd Wednesdays, Alex & Erica on third Wednesdays, Stephanie Canales (Canto Nuevo) 4th Wednesdays. John Risley 5th Wednesdays
Wednesday
30
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Tony Becker of San Jose, California and Mark Wallis of Gloucester, England host this trans-atlantic session for all interested parties on Wednesdays, at 8:00 PM UK time. For American visitors, please note we are now all on standard ‘winter‘ time, so that is 3:00 PM Eastern or 12:00 PM Pacific in the USA.

Open to all who play traditional Irish music and It has the obvious limitations of Zoom in that only one musician can play at a time but we go round the ‘room’ and take it in turns - no pressure though and the baton can be passed if you just want to listen. We just play for a couple of hours.

On a good day we have a variety of instruments from pipes to melodeon, banjo to fiddle and it can be a good way to pick up tunes. It is very friendly and we welcome everyone. The only criterion is we try to stick to Irish traditional.
Wednesday
30
Members' Homes
7:30 PM
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Learner-friendly jam session focused on old-time, folk, and acoustic blues, held in members‘ homes, all instruments and ability levels welcome. For more info, contact Steve Bleiler at bleilers{at}pdx.edu.

Dec 14 (Wed): Annual holiday music jam

COVID Policy:
Full vaccination required.

December, 2022

Thursday
1
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, Kurt Liebezeit
2nd Thurs, Gordy Euler
3rd Thurs: Kurt Liebezeit
4th Thurs: Jonathan Lay

Previous shows available on the KBOO program page at https://kboo.fm/program/rise-when-rooster-crows
Thursday
1
SE Portland near East Mt. Tabor/Montavilla
11:00 AM
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Note new time and day of the week: Thursdays at 11 am-noon (no class on Thanksgiving Day, 11/24).

All welcome! Led by Anne Weiss, this class will help you sing better in a non-judgmental, fun environment, $120 for seven weeks or $20 drop-in. Register at the Artichoke Music website using the link below.

If you have any issues joining a class session or finding a link, contact Anne by phone or text at 914-924-2574.

COVID Policy:
**Unless the weather is unusually agreeable, classes will meet indoors. Please wear a KN-94 or N-95 mask. Air filter provided! Also, please leave as much pet hair and dander behind as possible to help with allergies.**
Thursday
1
Artichoke Community Music
7:00 PM
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Thursday Night Coffeehouse is a celebration of up to four local and touring artists coming together in an intimate, coffeehouse setting. Hosted by SpUd Henderson, it is a wonderful opportunity to hear artists of all levels. Food and drink is available during the show, $10 (doors open at 6:30).

Nov 10 (Thu):
Bellows and Squawk - Unique interpretations of neglected gems from the American Song Book.
Larry Wilder - Engaging, fast-paced show features songs across the Americana spectrum.
Courtney Von Drehle - Accordionist and composer from 3 Leg Torso used his time during the pandemic deepening his relationship with the accordion
Darka Dusty and Miri Stebivka - Darka‘s vocal, piano/accordion ad-lib skills are a veritable hot knife through the buttery goodness of Miri Stebivka‘s guitar soundscapes.

Dec 1 (Thu):
Larry Lotz - Larry is an Americana folk style singer/songwriter.
Ben Johnson - Folksinger/songwriter.
Dina Sage and the Wildflowers - Americana band featuring guitar, dobro, mandolin, upright bass and sweet harmonies. Traditional country, bluegrass and originals. We love making old music come alive!
James Pryts - With acoustic guitar and ukulele, James will revisit his folk and blues roots, and even take a little trip to the Hawaiian Islands.
Thursday
1
The Hostel Cafe
7:00 PM
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We love sharing traditional music with the world! Check out local and traveling musicians playing old time American music. Improv jamming and renditions of customary favorites enliven the Hostel Cafe from 7-10pm every Thursday. All are welcome! Banjo, fiddle, guitar, mandolin and many other great instruments will accompany our American classics menu and local brews served in the Hostel Cafe.

COVID Policy:
Mask required · Staff wear masks · Staff get temperature checks ·
Staff required to disinfect surfaces between visits.
Friday
2
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.

Hosts:
Most Fridays: Dan Shramek
4th Fridays: Steven Morrison

Prior shows available on the KBOO program page at https://kboo.fm/program/cascadia-coffeehouse
Friday
2
via Zoom
12:00 PM
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Class led by Maggie Lind, 8 weeks for $180 (sliding scale available in cases of financial hardship).

If you know a few chords such as A, Am, C, D, E, Em, and G and you are just beginning to be comfortable strumming while playing chords at the same time, this class is for you! We will to continue to build up our basic guitar playing skills through familiar songs. In addition to reviewing and learning new open position chord shapes, we will work on rhythmic competence, strumming techniques, singing while playing, basic finger picking, simple melodies, and basic music theory. All that sounds a bit fancy, but my goal is to help you develop your musicality and confidence playing songs you enjoy. We will do lots of review and will learn new songs and skills each week.
Friday
2
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.

Apr 22 (Fri): 12-2 pm - Earth Day Special

Past shows are available on the program page at https://kboo.fm/program/movin.
Friday
2
KBOO Radio - 90.7 FM
1:30 PM
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Hosted by Jeff Rosenberg, 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.

Apr 15 (Fri): 1:30-3:00 pm - Fresh Tunes on The Songcircle
Join guest host Dan Shramek on The Songcircle this Friday at 1:30 pm as we hear the latest from Robert Plant & Alison Krauss, Jamestown Revival, Anais Mitchell, Ian Noe, John R. Miller, and Emily Scott Robinson, as well as favorites from Levon Helm, Waxahatchie, Richard Thompson, Son Volt and many others.

Past shows available on the program page at https://kboo.fm/program/songcircle.
Friday
2
NE Portland House Concert
7:30 PM
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Dec 2, 2022 (FRI) – Kathryn Claire, accompanied by Don Henson (piano + percussion) and Sid Ditson (violin).

This show, Winter Songs, is inspired by the season with music to honor the shortest days and longest nights.

With her violin and voice at the center of her music, Kathryn Claire weaves together stories and melodies rooted in her classical and traditional musical background while infusing each song and composition with an energy and electricity that is palpable.

Potluck 6:30 pm, show 7:30 pm, Suggested donation is $20-$25 in general - pay what you can. All income levels welcome. To RSVP for a concert or to ask questions, you can use the form on the website or send an email to abbiew(at)froggie.com.

We invite you to make a voluntary donation of 1$ or more for the live streaming portion of the show. 100% of the streaming tips go to the artists!

COVID Policy:
As of today starting with the fall 2022 season we no longer require proof of vaccination. Masks are optional when not actively eating and drinking. You are welcome to wear a mask if you need to take extra precautions depending on your personal situation. HOWEVER, things may change. I will keep you updated if they do. We will continue to have doors & windows open for air circulation. If you are feeling under the weather on the day of the show, it’s easy to cancel via a quick email, and we’ll also be live streaming the show as well.

NOTE : We always defer to the artists if they request enhanced precautions. We will notify you on a show by show basis if that is the case.

Thank you for understanding.
Saturday
3
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 Robert Parish, Wayne and Kathy Johnson, Wayne Selzer, Mary Rondthaler, and Gary Baysinger.

1st Saturday - Robert Parish along with son Graham play sets featuring particular artists as well as sets with a variety of artist.

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

3rd Saturday - Will Selzer - Blends all types & styles of country music from 50+ years, rooted in mid-20th century, men and women artists equally. The goal is to entertain our listeners and to have fun.

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.

5th Saturday - Gary - Countrypolitan Blues - A mix of eastern philosophy and western swing; the yin, the yang, and the do-si-do.

Past shows available on the program page at https://kboo.fm/program/swing-n-country.
Saturday
3
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: Chip Russell

5th Saturday: Phil Hodgen

prior shows available on the KBOO program page at https://kboo.fm/program/music-true-vine.
Saturday
3
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Artichoke Community Music online seminar led by Tim Connell, free. Zoom link provided to participant upon registration.

MULTIPLE DATES - This seminar will be presented on the following dates:

Sep 24 (Sat): 9-11 am
Oct 8 (Sat): 9-11 am
Oct 22 (Sat): 9-11 am
Nov 5 (Sat): 9-11 am
Nov 19 (Sat): 9-11 am
Dec 3 (Sat): 9-11 am
Dec 17 (Sat): 9-11 am

Tim Connell will present (live via Zoom) his original mandolin skill-building seminar Your Roadmap to Mandolin Mastery.

The presentation includes a dedicated 30-minute Q&A session at the end.

Here’s a taste of what he will cover in the webinar:
• The 3 Most Common Obstacles to Your Success
• How to Practice the Smart Way
• Developing Rhythmic Literacy
Saturday
3
Artichoke Community Music
9:30 AM
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Led by longtime ukulele instructor Avery Hill, enjoy the sounds and experience of making live music together again, $40 per participant.

So often we sing along as we strum our ukuleles, but this workshop focuses on how we can allow our instruments to do the singing! Get to know the notes on your fretboard, learn melodies to play together with others in unison or in a round, and work together on a full arrangement of music with parts for every level of experience. (Yes! Even if you don‘t know any notes yet, there is a part for you).

Note: Early registration is encouraged, as music packets will be sent out ahead of time. Copies will also be available at the event for drop-ins.

COVID Policy:
Participants remain masked throughout. Instructor is masked when not actively instructing. No vaccine cards required.
Saturday
3
on internet radio
1:00 PM
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Tom’s folk music program is going on 35 years and one of the longest running music radio shows around.

Nov 12 (Sat): Taping at Artichoke Music at 2 pm, guests Adam & Kris.

You can listen on www.folkmusicnotebook.com on Saturday at 1 pm PST.
Saturday
3
Artichoke Community Music
3:00 PM
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Arietta’s masterclass, “Mz. Etta’s Guide to Improvisation” focuses on the art of vocal improvisation, $25 for adults/$13 for kids under 18. From the iconic jazz greats to the more modern hip-hop freestyle lyricists, improvisation is a form of freedom like none other. Arietta will speak about, demonstrate, and share techniques that will help open your mind & your improvisational faucet to help you find your vocal freedom.
Saturday
3
Your Home via Zoom
5:30 PM
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We open up a "room" on Zoom at 6 pm Pacific Time every Saturday evening. We start singing at 6:30 pm and we keep it going until the last person leaves. Feel free to come in anytime, and stay as long as you like. We run it kind of like a physical song circle. Everyone who wants to can sing once, and then we’ll do another round, and just keep going around as long as you like. Of course, it is totally fine to just listen and some people do. For more information, go to the heading ‘Song Circles‘ on this drop down menu.
Sunday
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A ballad is a song that tells a story. Bring us your ballads from renowned collections, local history, family tradition, or just ripping good yarns.

May 1 (Sun): Special May Day Sing Up the Sun event

Mar 6 (Sun): Women‘s History Month Ballad Sing

Watch live on Facebook using the link provided. For the Zoom participant link, join the mailing list or email info(at)lynnoel.com on the day of the event.

MAILING LIST & TIP JAR
http://www.mermaidstavern.com
Sunday
4
The Garages
2:00 PM
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It's a Fais Do Do Fa La La. Live music! Bringing Louisiana music to a new generation in the Pacific Northwest, $15 Cascade Zydeco members/$20 General Admission, admission is cash only.

Cascade Zydeco presents Seattle's Bayou Envie, Sunday December 4th. You don’t want to miss this joyful dance band who promises to keep the dance floor hoppin’ with zydeco, Cajun and Swamp Pop favorites.

Doors open 1:30
Dance lesson 2 - 2:30
Band plays from 3 - 5:30
Sunday
4
T.C. O'Leary's Pub
2:00 PM
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Uilleann piper Preston Howard Wilde leads an Irish piping session - it’s a wonderful way to spend a Sunday afternoon!

COVID Policy:
Proof of vaccination required to sit inside.
Sunday
4
West Union Baptist Church
3:00 PM
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From the Christian Harmony book.
Sunday
4
via Zoom
5:00 PM
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Song Circle every Sunday - see Facebook page of Fat Albert‘s Coffee House for Zoom Link and meeting ID.
Sunday
4
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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