Abigail Washburn and Band will be in concert Monday, March 28, 2011 at 7:30pm at Don Quixote’s, 6275 Hwy 9, Felton, CA (831) 603-2294. From Illinois and currently based in Nashville, Abigail is a clawhammer style banjo player and singer-songwriter pushing the envelope of folk music to include a tasty indie pop edge. Her recent […]
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Catch a solo performance by multi-instrumentalist and contemporary singer-songwriter Kris Delmhorst on Wednesday, March 23, 2011 at 7:30pm at Don Quixote’s, 6275 Highway 9, Felton, CA (831) 603-2294. She sings a blend of original indie-folk-pop songs, and has been a perennial nominee of her home town Boston music awards.
For fans of contemporary folk music, a spectacular concert of Songwriters-in-the-Round featuring the popular duos of Paul Kamm & Eleanore MacDonald and Alisa Fineman & Kimball Hurd will be held Sunday, March 20, 2011 at 7:00pm at Don Quixote’s, 6275 Highway 9, Felton, CA (831) 603-2294. Both pairs of singer-songwriters currently reside in California and […]
Steve Gillette and Cindy Mangsen are folk musicians known for their fine duet singing of traditional material as well as original songs. They’ll be in concert Friday, March 18, 2011, in the Santa Cruz Mountain Vineyard Barrel Room at 8:00pm, 334-A Ingalls St., Santa Cruz, CA (831) 426-6209. They’ve been performing together for 20 years, […]
Extend your St. Patrick’s Day celebrations another day with The Black Brothers Band on Friday, March 18, 2011 at 7:30pm at Don Quixote’s, 6275 Highway 9, Felton, CA (831) 603-2294, presented by the Celtic Society of the Monterey Bay. Shay & Michael Black (vocals, tenor banjo & guitar), members of the formidable Black Family singers […]
Swedish traditional band Väsen will be performing Wednesday, March 16, 2011 at 7:30pm at The Kuumbwa Jazz Center, 320 Cedar St., Santa Cruz, CA. Presented by the Community Music School of Santa Cruz, this tall (literally) trio consists of Olov Johansson (nyckelharpa = keyed fiddle), Mikael Marin (viola & violin), and Roger Tallrot ( guitar, […]