Antonio performs from 3 – 5 pm on Friday May 15 “It’s taken a little time to get here, but singing and playing my own songs these days is the best it’s ever been!” Singing Dylan songs at parties and a first band in high school (”yeah, we had an electric accordian; the Flying Wedge.”) led to dabbling in coffeehouses during his years at Penn State. (”I’ve been chasing and following my passion for music along with a daytime career for about 30 years now.”) Accompanying himself on guitar and harmonica and singing cover songs, mostly in bars, with an occasional festival[Read more...]
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Maria is a professional solo instrmental guitarist and has been performing for over 20 yrs.She has 5 c-ds and has openend up for Roger Mcguinn,Livingston Taylor and Michael McDonald.She also teached numerous private guitar and drum students and taught at Harrisburg Area Community College.
Entertaining us with his sweet voice and pleasant performing style, join us Friday, April 8th for a relaxing evening of music. 7:30 – 9:30 pm.
The four members, Ralph Dahle (guitar) Jim Richardson ( Ukulele), Ed Rech (autoharp) and Bill Frederick (Harmonica)
Sunday, April 3rd, 3 – 5 pm. Rick Hill, a folksinger from Thurmont, MD, will be performing folks songs from the 60’s, 70’s and 80’s as well as his own compositions Sunday, March 6 at Conewago Coffee in Elizabethtown. The show is from 3-5 PM. Donations are welcome. Rick Hill has been playing folk music since he was 10 years old. He learned to play guitar singing Peter, Paul and Mary hits like “Puff, the Magic Dragon,” “Leavin’ on a Jet Plane” and “”Blowin’ In the Wind.” As folk rock gaind popularity he quickly learned the songs of Crosby, Stills,[Read more...]
View two documentary independent films produced by local filmmaker Jerry Greiner. The Sitting Machine (90 min) 7:00 pm. A top ten audienc favorite – Philadelphia Film Festival and Cinefest One Buccaneer (90 min) 8:30 pm. This movie is brilliant! We discover the heart, dreams and soul of the puppeter! This is an interesting film about real people in a real situation. I loved it.
Like A.P. Carter, Steve Pavao is the patriarch of a family band: the Pavao Family Band, in fact. Steve’s songs share with those of the Carter Family the conveyance of simple but timeless messages told with little adornment. Unlike ol’ A.P. however, who did a great deal of song collecting, Steve’s repertoire consists primarily of original compositions. In addition, Steve has a penchant to ‘go solo’ from time to time, as he does on this tour and on his current single “My Beautiful Friend”. This song has been chosen to appear on the forthcoming compilation CD from The Starving Artist[Read more...]
Matt Miller operates My Idea of Fun: The term “artistic collective” is often abused, but it fits the Johnstown, Pa.-based My Idea of Fun imprint quite well: Not exactly a label, not a publisher, the group is more a clearinghouse for like-minded artists. And with no executive or president, it just sort of flows.
Two Guitars, A Dulcimer and an Attitude The Act When the folk/pop/satirical singer and songwriter, Sandy Andina gets together with the friendly,neighborhood, yodeling cowboy, Stephen Lee Rich the result is a perfect blend of the contemporary and the traditional. The History Sandy Andina and Stephen Lee Rich each have decades of experience in music as solo performers. In the fall of 1999, after twenty years of occasionally sitting in on one another’s shows, they decided that the music was good enough and the shows were fun enough to formalize the practice. The team of Andina and Rich was born. Since[Read more...]