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Gail Finnie Rundlett, Rebecca Pugh Brown, Anne Goodwin, Deborah Silverstein

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Tickets: $20, members $18

Event Date: 
Sun, 01/19/2014 - 16:30

Expedition Quintet

The Expedition Quintet with Jake Schepps has a new album of music by the great Hungarian composer Béla Bartók. While the group is rooted in the stringband tradition, the result is music—and music-making—that is as fresh and exciting to our 21st-century ears as it must have been to Bartók’s first listeners so many decades ago. The EQ have all deeply studied folk music, spending years jamming in festival campgrounds and old-time fiddle gatherings, and they bring that element of musicianship and prowess to all genres.

Event Date: 
Sat, 01/18/2014 - 20:00

David Dondero

David Dondero is an American songwriter, guitarist, former lead singer of the band Sunbrain. In 2006, NPR's All Songs Considered named David one of the "best living songwriters" alongside Bob Dylan, Paul McCartney and Tom Waits. Dondero started his musical career on drums at the age of 10, due in part to the fact that he "was always drumming on stuff with my hands". Dondero released four records with the Clemson, SC-based punk/hardcore band Sunbrain (three on Grass Records and one on Ghostmeat Records), before breaking up in 1995.

Event Date: 
Sat, 01/18/2014 - 15:30

Women Of The World

Women of the World is an international world music ensemble currently based in Boston. What started out as a dream four years ago, has become a real musical force. Ayumi Ueda, a Berklee College of Music alumnus from Japan, sought to create an ensemble of women from all over the world to create music for peace. In 2008, Ayumi joined forces with like-minded musicians, Giorgia Renosto from Italy, Annette Philip from India, and Débòrah Pierre from USA/Haiti in order to manifest this vision.

Event Date: 
Fri, 01/17/2014 - 20:00

Laura Cortese & the Dance Cards with special guests Eli West & Cahalen Morrison

Welding the propulsive grace of ancient fiddle styles to disarmingly open-hearted original pop songs, Laura Cortese has emerged among the most intriguing and versatile, musicians in the bountiful New England post-folk scene. At home in any number of traditional styles, her highly-visible work as a supporting musician (on fiddle, vocals, and bass) includes appearances with Uncle Earl, Tao Seeger, Band of Horses, and - as part of Pete Seeger's 90th birthday celebration at Madison Square Garden - Patterson Hood and Michael Franti.

Event Date: 
Thu, 01/16/2014 - 20:00

Hayley Reardon

In addition to sharing the stage with folk icons such as Peter Yarrow and Tom Rush, and recently releasing her debut album “Where the Artists Go", Hayley Reardon has spent the past few years inspiring her peers to express themselves and create positive change through her role as Peer Spokesperson for PACER’s National Bullying Prevention Center.

Event Date: 
Wed, 01/15/2014 - 20:00

Sub Rosa - Songs from the Three Mile Island Retreat

Lost: The Musical
What happens when a dozen songwriters get stranded for a week on a primitive island in Lake Winnipesaukee? Come listen and find out. It's an evening of all-new works from Rose Cousins, Sean Staples, Miss Tess, Dinty Child, Laura Cortese, Dave Champagne, Kristin Andreassen, Dietrich Strause, Caitlin Canty, Dave Godowsky, Annie Lynch & Zachariah Hickman.

Event Date: 
Mon, 01/13/2014 - 20:00
Tue, 01/14/2014 - 20:00

Donna Martin & Gail Wade

Join Donna Martin and Gail Wade in a rare split bill performance. These two veteran performers are joining forces for a night of rich songwriting, great guitar playing and beautiful harmonies as they weave their way through their combined catalogs of folk, country, bluegrass and beyond.

Event Date: 
Fri, 01/31/2014 - 20:00

Cricket Tell the Weather

Based in the greater NYC area, Cricket Tell the Weather is a five-piece indie string band featuring bluegrass-inspired original music. Winners of the 2013 FreshGrass Award, Cricket is strongly influenced by American traditional music, and also includes rock, pop, and jazz elements, contributing to the growing genre of progressive bluegrass. Award-winning songwriters Andrea Asprelli (fiddle) and Jason Borisoff (guitar) received a blue ribbon in 2011 at the Podunk Bluegrass Festival Songwriting Competition for their co-written song “Remington”.

Event Date: 
Fri, 01/24/2014 - 20:00

Charter Oak Bluegrass

Known for its drive and bounce on up-tempo numbers, and soul and depth of emotion on the slower tunes, Charter Oak Bluegrass is the essence of bluegrass. The band is comprised of veteran performers who have played together for years. The band is a true unit — keenly attuned to and complementing one another, leaving the maximum amount of space for each to shine. The band truly enjoys providing the audience with an evening of fun, toe tapping music that you can only get from traditional bluegrass music!

Tickets: $10

Event Date: 
Sat, 01/18/2014 - 20:00

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