Starts: Jul 4 2009 - 8:00pm
Ends: Jul 4 2009 - 10:00pm
Portland, ME 04101
Singer-songwriter Dave Bullard is joined by members of a local drum ensemble, Inanna: Rhythms of Earth.
Starts: Jul 3 2009 - 8:00pm
Ends: Jul 3 2009 - 10:00pm
Portland, ME 04101
Enjoy an evening of acoustic music with local bands Selbyville, Sound of Seymour, and the Orchards.
Representatives of several tribes will be at the park for two full days with dancers, drummers, craft vendors, singers, and traditional food booths.
This young group of musicians performs an array of traditional old-time and honky-tonk rock music reminiscent of the 1940s and ’50s.
Bring a chair or blanket, sit back, and enjoy free concerts all summer long in Portland. Take in one of these shows at the Deering Oaks Park bandstand at 7 P.M.: Aug. 4: Trout (metal-grass trio). Aug. 11: Strause & Company (American music). Or settle down at the Western Prom Park at 7:30 P.M. for these performances: Aug. 5: Truth About Daisies (folk quintet). Aug. 12: Slaid Cleaves (singer-songwriter).
The St. Lawrence String Quartet concludes the Machias Bay Chamber Concert series. This foursome has walked on stage together more than two thousand times in the past twenty years and has established itself among the world-class chamber ensembles of its generation. In 1992, the quartet won both the Banff International String Quartet Competition and the Young Concert Artists International Auditions.
A quintet from the Pelican State who mixes Cajun fiddle, western swing, and old-timey New Orleans jazz.
Protégé to Woodie Guthrie and mentor to Bob Dylan, Mick Jagger, Kris Kristofferson, Gerry Garcia, Jerry Jeff Walker, and a host of others, Ramblin’ Jack is the King of the Folksingers.
Maine’s premier belly dancers, accompanied by the Middle Eastern ensemble Okbari, enchant with costumes and captivating hip work. The performances range in style from traditional Raks Sharqi to Arabic folk dance.
Israeli-born pianist Inon Barnatan was last year’s winner of the Andrew Wolf Chamber Music Award. He is joined by Geoff Nuttall and Christopher Costanza of the St. Lawrence String Quartet for an evening of works by Haydn and Mendelssohn.