NHPR Folk Calendar 4.5.15

Apr 5, 2015

Wednesday, April 8

>>>Celtic Thunder  at the Capitol Center for the Arts ~ Concord, NH ~ 7:30pm ~ www.ccanh.com

Friday, April 10

>>>David Surette & Susie Burke at Portsmouth Book & Bar ~ Portsmouth, NH ~ 603-427-9197, www.bookandbar.com

>>>Celtic Thunder at Merrill Auditorium ~ Portland, ME ~ 7 pm ~ 207-842-0800, www.merrillauditorium.net

>>>Rani Arbo & daisy mayhem at Next Stage ~ Putney, VT ~ 7:30 PM ~ www.nextstagearts.org, 802-387-0102
>>>Men at Words (Jez Lowe, Archie Fisher & James Keelaghan) at Court Street Arts at Alumni Hall ~ Haverhill, NH ~ 7:30pm ~ 603-989-5500 www.nhpr.org
 

Saturday, April 11

>>>Claudia Russell & Cosy Sheridan at the Linden Tree Coffeehouse ~ Wakefield, MA ~ 8pm ~ 781-246-2836, www.lindentreecoffeehouse.org

>>>Antje Duvekot at Simple Gifts Coffeehouse ~ UU Church ~ Nashua, NH  ~ 7:30pm ~ 603-882-1091, www.uunashua.org

>>>Liz & Dan Faiella at Nottingham Community Church Unitarian Universalist ~ 7pm ~ 603-679-5795, www.nottinghamuu.com/concerts.html

>>>Peter Mayer at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Manchester ~ Manchester, NH ~ 7pm ~ 603-625-6854, www.uumanchester.org

>>>The Musical Roots of Old New England w/ Allison Aldrich Smith & Hunt Smith at Bass Hall ~ Peterborough, NH ~ 10 am ~ 603-762-0235, www.monadnockfolk.org

>>>The Bradford Bog People at The Music Box ~ Craftsbury, VT ~ 8pm ~ 802-586-7533, www.themusicboxvt.org/schedule.htm

>>>Gathering Time at Temple Beth Jacob ~ Concord, NH ~ 6:30pm ~ 603-228-8581, www.nhpr.org

Thursday, April 16

>>>The Mairtin O‘Connor Trio (House Concert) ~ Easton, NH ~ Potluck 6pm, Concert 7:30pm ~ 603-823-7061

Friday, April 17

>>>Gordon James & Laura Spink at the Sunapee Coffeehouse ~ Sunapee, NH ~ 7pm ~ www.sunapeecoffeehouse.org

>>>Aztec Two-Step at Great Waters Music Festival ~ Anderson Hall ~ Wolfeboro, NH ~ 730pm  ~ www.greatwaters.org

>>>The Stray Birds, Stone Church Meetinghouse, 7 p.m.  Newmarket, NH; www.brightandlyon.com

 

Saturday, April 18

>>>Sweetback Sisters with special guests, the Stray Birds, Peterborough Players Theater, Peterborough, NH; 827-2905; http://pfmsconcerts.org/

>>>Jim James, guitarist, Spireside Coffee House in Dunbarton  Accompanying Jim is his beloved Golden Retriever, Emmy Lou.  She is a fully certified Therapy Dog, a gentle soul, and longtime fan of Jim's music. Sometimes she fancies she’s a part time harmony vocalist!

Doors open and Open Mic signups start at 7:00 PM at the Dunbarton Congregational Church Vestry, 6 Stark Highway North. Musicians, poets and storytellers are welcome. Performances begin at 7:30. Coffee, tea, soup and snacks are available. For more information contact Lizz@dccucc.org  

Website  www.dccucc.org

>>>Eliza Gilkyson at the New Moon Coffeehouse ~ Haverhill, MA ~ 8pm ~ www.newmooncoffeehouse.org 978-459-5134

>>>Golden Oak at Old South Church ~ Farmington, ME ~ 7pm ~ 207-491-5919, www.necelticarts.com

Sunday, April 19

>>>Magical Strings (Folk Instrumental) at River Arts ~ Damariscotta, ME ~ 2pm ~ 207-563-1507,  www.riverartsme.org

>>> The Joshua Incident at The Stone Church, Newmarket, NH 603-659-7700, free, all-ages show, 4:30-6:30http://www.stonechurchrocks.com/

Thursday, April 23

>>>Spuyten Duyvil at Longfellow Square ~ Portland, ME ~ 8pm ~ 207-761-1757

>>>Zinc& Co at North Church ~ Farmington, ME ~ 7pm ~ 207-778-2006, www.farmingtohistory.org

Saturday, April 25

>>>The Traveling Wolfeburys at the Wakefield Opera House ~ Sanbornville, NH ~ 7pm ~ www.wakefieldoperahouse.org

>>>Music Across Borders:  Sounds of Japan at the Latchis Theater ~ Brattleboro, VT ~ 7pm ~ 802-254-6300, www.latchis.com

>>>Cold Chocolate & Brian Dickens at the Sumner Knight Chapel ~ Keene, NH ~ 7pm ~ www.keenemusicfestival.org

Sunday, April 26

>>>Matthew Byrne House Concert at McClary Hill Farm ~ Epsom, NH ~ 7:30pm ~ mcclaryhillfarmconcerts@gmail.com

>>>Peter Yarrow at Court Street Arts at Alumni Hall ~ 7pm ~ 603-989-5500

Tuesday, April 28

>>>Matthew Byrne House Concert ~ Shelburne, VT ~ www.MatthewByrne.net

>>>Nordic Fiddlers Bloc at House Concert ~ Bowdoin, ME ~ 7pm ~ 207-666-3709, fiddlerpam@gmail.com

Friday, May 1

>>>Susie Burke & David Surette at the Sunapee Coffeehouse ~ Sunapee, NH ~ 7pm ~ www.sunapeecoffeehouse.org

Saturday, May 2

>>>Robbie O’Connell & Aoife Clancy at the Linden Tree Coffeehouse ~ Wakefield, MA ~ 8pm ~ 781-246-2836, www.lindentreecoffeehouse.org

>>>The Wailin’ Jennys at the Capitol Center for the Arts ~ Concord, NH ~ 8pm ~  www.ccanh.com 603-225-1111

 

 

Saturday, May 9

>>>The Amy Black Band at Simple Gifts Coffeehouse ~ UU Church ~ Nashua, NH  ~ 7:30pm ~ 603-882-1091, www.uunashua.org

Friday, May 15

>>>Rattye McGee at the Sunapee Coffeehouse ~ Sunapee, NH ~ 7pm ~ www.sunapeecoffeehouse.org

 

Saturday, May 16

>>>Cheryl Wheeler at the New Moon Coffeehouse ~ Haverhill, MA ~ 8pm ~ www.newmooncoffeehouse.org 978-459-5134

Friday, May 22

>>>Larry Dougher w/ Adam McMahon at the Sunapee Coffeehouse ~ Sunapee, NH ~ 7pm ~ www.sunapeecoffeehouse.org

Friday, May 29

>>>The Joshua Incident at the Sunapee Coffeehouse ~ Sunapee, NH ~ 7pm ~ www.sunapeecoffeehouse.org

Monday, June 1

>>>Devonsquare at Slate’s Monday Night Concert Series ~ Hallowell, ME ~ 8pm

Friday, June 5

>>>Chris Lavancher at the Sunapee Coffeehouse ~ Sunapee, NH ~ 7pm ~ www.sunapeecoffeehouse.org

>>>Devonsquare at Great Waters Music Festival ~ Anderson Hall ~ Wolfeboro, NH ~ 7:30pm

June 26

>>>Red Molly at Great Waters Music Festival ~ Anderson Hall ~ Wolfeboro, NH ~ 730pm  ~ www.greatwaters.org

July 3

>>>John Gorka at Great Waters Music Festival ~ Anderson Hall ~ Wolfeboro, NH ~ 730pm  ~ www.greatwaters.org

DANCES

Dances

Note: Most dance locations require clean soft-soled shoes and do not allow street shoes. Partners not required.

Every Monday

 

>>>Contra dance at the Town Hall, Nelson, NH, 8PM, 603-827-3044 or www.monadnockfolk.org  Callers & musicians include Don Primrose, Jeffrey Petrovitch, Lisa Sieverts, Rich Hart, Bob McQuillen, Gordon Peery, Harvey Tolman, Lloyd Carr & Roger Treat Note: August Dances will be held at Heberton Hall in Keene.

>>>Clogging  at Dance In Motion Dance Studio ~ Randolph, Vt. ~ 6:45 PM, workshop 6:00 PM ~ 802-522-2935, Greenmtnclogger@aol.com

 

Every Wednesday

>>>Scottish Country Dance /w Loren Wright leading at The Church of the Good Shepherd ~ Nashua, NH ~ 7:00 PM ~ 603-891-2331 or nashuascd@comcast.net

>>>Scottish Country Dance /w Bernard McGrath leading at The Westminster Center School ~ Westminster, Vt ~ 7:30 PM ~ 603-352-9371 or 802-463-3078

>>>Contradance at the Richard W. Black Center, Hanover, NH, 7 PM,  781-385-1480

>>>Scottish Country Dance /w John Bartholomew leading, Bill Tobin and Gary Apfel at The Town Hall ~ Fairlee, Vt. ~ 7:00 PM ~ 603-353-4647 or GaryApfel@MyBluelight.com

Every Friday

>>>Scottish Country Dance at The Community Parish House ~ Greenland, NH ~ 8:00 PM ~ 603-773-9795 or ljstravel@attibi.com

>>>Scottish Dance /w Bill Tobin leading at The Town Hall ~ Lancaster, NH ~ 7:30 PM ~ 802-751-7671 or 1btobin@together.net

Every Sunday

>>>Circle Dance at Neskaya ~ Franconia, NH ~ 3:30pm ~ www.neskaya.com  603-823-5828

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 Thursday, April 9

>>>Circle Dancing  at 7:30 p.m. at the Milford Unitarian Church . Every dance is taught and beginners are welcome. No partners needed. Contact is Mary Kuhn and her phone number is 603-487-2732. Email maryfloyd@mfire.com

Friday, April 10

>>>Contradance w/ David Kaynor & The Greenfield Dance Band at the Guiding Star Grange, Greenfield, MA, 8pm, 413-367-9380 or www.davidkaynor.com

>>>Scottish Country Dance at The Unitarian Church ~ Keene, NH ~ 7:30 PM ~ 603-352-3237 or tantrim@keene.edu

>>>Contradance w/ Alice Morris, Randy Miller & Roger Kahle at the Londonderry Senior Center, Londonderry, NH, 8pm, 603-529-1586, Email:weareampm@gsinet.net

>>>Contradance at the Edmunds Middle School ~ Burlington, VT ~ 8pm ~ 802-496-2523 www.queencitycontras.org

Saturday, April 11

>>>Contradance w/Linda Leslie & Arigana Highway at the Guiding Star Grange, Greenfield, MA, 8pm, 413-773-1671, www.guidingstargrange.org ,Email: tophillmusic@aol.com

>>>Contra at The Academy Building ~ Gilmanton, NH .~ 8:00 PM ~ 603-267-7227

>>>Contra /w Rickey Holt and Stone Soup at The First Unitarian Society ~ Exeter, NH ~ 8:00 PM with workshop at 7:30 PM ~ 603-679-1915

>>>Contradance at the Town Hall, Nelson, NH workshop:7:30PM, dance 8PM, www.monadnockfolk.org

>>>Contradance w/  Northern Spy, David Millstone calling, Tracy Hall, Norwich, VT., 8 PM All Dances are taught, beginners welcome clean, soft-soled shoes required, 802-785-4607 or rbarrows@cs.dartmouth.edu

>>>Contradance at the Wescustogo Hall, North Yarmouth, ME, Potluck at 7:30, Dance at 8:30pm, 207-233-4325 or fiddle103@yahoo.com

>>>Contra w/Mary Wesley at the Town Hall ~ Cornwall, VT ~ 7pm ~ 802-453-2856

Sunday, April 12

>>>Contradance w/Marguerite Durant & Shindy at The Stone Church ~ Brattleboro, VT ~ www.brattcontra.org

 

Saturday, April 18

>>>Contradance w/ Rebecca Lay at the Capital City Grange, Montpelier, VT, 8pm, 802-744-6163, www.capitalcitygrange.org/contradances