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Folk Music Calendar

Events in Northeast Ohio

2/5/2015 Dany Lou Grass

Thursday Barking Spider, 11310 Juniper Rd, Cleveland, www.barkingspidertavern.com/ (Folk)

2/5/2015 Spyder Stompers

Thursday Barking Spider, 11310 Juniper Rd, Cleveland, www.barkingspidertavern.com/ (Americana/Blues)

2/6/2015 Greensky Bluegrass at the House of Blues

Friday House of Blues, 308 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, www.houseofblues.com/cleveland (Folk/Bluegrass)

2/6/2015 Davey O

Friday Barking Spider, 11310 Juniper Rd, Cleveland, www.barkingspidertavern.com/ (Americana/Folk/Rock)

2/6/2015 Bainbridge Swing Dance and Hepcat Revival

Friday Bainbridge Township Hall, 17826 Chillicothe Rd., Chagrin Falls, spiritofbainbridge.com/ (Swing Dance - 8 - 11:30pm)

2/7/2015 Eve N' Stephen

Saturday Barking Spider, 11310 Juniper Rd, Cleveland, www.barkingspidertavern.com/ (Folk)

2/7/2015 Bill Lestock

Saturday Barking Spider, 11310 Juniper Rd, Cleveland, www.barkingspidertavern.com/ (Bluegrass/Folk)

2/7/2015 Mr. Haney: Contra Dance

Saturday Troy Community Hall, 13950 Main Market Rd., Welshfield, www.neohiocontradance.org/ (Contradance - Instruction - 6:30 - 7:30pm, Dance - 7:30 - 10:30)

2/7/2015 Cuyahoga River Concert Presents: Ayreheart

Saturday Unitarian Universalist Church of Kent, 228 Gougler Avenue, Kent, http://kentuu.org/2015/01/15/cuyahoga-river-concert-presents-ayreheart/ (Folk/Celtic)


2/7/2015 The Speedbumps at the Canton Symphony Orchesta

Saturday Canton Palace Theatre, 605 Market Avenue N., Canton, www.cantonsymphony.org/pops/speedbumps (Folk)

2/8/2015 Paul Kovac

Sunday Barking Spider, 11310 Juniper Rd, Cleveland, www.barkingspidertavern.com/ (Singer/Songwriter)

2/9/2015 Mark A.

Monday Barking Spider, 11310 Juniper Rd, Cleveland, www.barkingspidertavern.com/ (Singer/Songwriter)

2/10/2015 Charlie Mosbrook: CD Release Party

Also: Avin Loki Baird. Tuesday Barking Spider, 11310 Juniper Rd, Cleveland, www.barkingspidertavern.com/ (Singer/Songwriter)

2/11/2015 Tragic Thrills

Also: Carrie Ryan. Wednesday Beachland Ballroom, 15711 Waterloo Rd, Cleveland, beachlandballroom.com/ (Folk/Rock) (Indie/Folk)

2/12/2015 The Angie Haze Project

Thursday Beachland Ballroom, 15711 Waterloo Rd, Cleveland, beachlandballroom.com/ (Gypsy/Folk)

2/12/2015 Reuben's Train

Also: Brand New Hat. Thursday Barking Spider, 11310 Juniper Rd, Cleveland, www.barkingspidertavern.com/ (Americana/Bluegrass) (Americana/Blues)

2/13/2015 Al Stewart

Friday The Kent Stage, 175 E Main St, Kent, OH 44240 www.thekentstage.com/ (Folk)

2/13/2015 Rumpke Mountain Boys

Also: JP & The Chatfield Boys. Friday Beachland Ballroom, 15711 Waterloo Rd, Cleveland, beachlandballroom.com/ (Bluegrass)

2/13/2015 The North Coast Goats

Friday Barking Spider, 11310 Juniper Rd, Cleveland, www.barkingspidertavern.com/ (Americana)

2/14/2015 Anita Keys

Saturday Barking Spider, 11310 Juniper Rd, Cleveland, www.barkingspidertavern.com/ (Folk/Rock)

2/15/2015 Elliott Ingersoll's FreeThought Folk Music

Sunday Barking Spider, 11310 Juniper Rd, Cleveland, www.barkingspidertavern.com/ (Folk)

2/16/2015 Joseph Allen Beltram with Band

Also: John McGrail. Monday Beachland Ballroom, 15711 Waterloo Rd, Cleveland, beachlandballroom.com/ (Singer/Songwriter)

2/16/2015 Shawn Easley Band

Also: Brian Henke. Monday Barking Spider, 11310 Juniper Rd, Cleveland, www.barkingspidertavern.com/ (Folk/Jazz) (Folk)

2/17/2015 Jon Mosey

Tuesday Barking Spider, 11310 Juniper Rd, Cleveland, www.barkingspidertavern.com/ (Americana)

2/18/2015 Gary Hall

Also: Tom Girard. Wednesday Barking Spider, 11310 Juniper Rd, Cleveland, www.barkingspidertavern.com/ (Singer/Songwriter)

2/19/2015 Nate Jones

Also: Taylor Lamborn. Thursday Beachland Ballroom, 15711 Waterloo Rd, Cleveland, beachlandballroom.com/ (Singer/Songwriter)

2/19/2015 Megan Zurkey

Also: Hillbilly Idol. Thursday Barking Spider, 11310 Juniper Rd, Cleveland, www.barkingspidertavern.com/ (Singer/Songwriter) (Bluegrass)

2/20/2015 White Pines

Friday Beachland Ballroom, 15711 Waterloo Rd, Cleveland, beachlandballroom.com/ (Folk)

2/20/2015 The Angie Haze Project

Friday Barking Spider, 11310 Juniper Rd, Cleveland, www.barkingspidertavern.com/ (Gypsy/Folk)

2/21/2015 The David Bromberg Quintet

Saturday The Kent Stage, 175 E Main St, Kent, OH 44240 www.thekentstage.com/ (Folk)

2/22/2015 Kristine Jackson

Sunday Beachland Ballroom, 15711 Waterloo Rd, Cleveland, beachlandballroom.com/ (Singer/Songwriter)

2/22/2015 Sur' Lawrence Trupo

Sunday Barking Spider, 11310 Juniper Rd, Cleveland, www.barkingspidertavern.com/ (Blues/Folk)

2/23/2015 Matt Harmon

Monday Beachland Ballroom, 15711 Waterloo Rd, Cleveland, beachlandballroom.com/ (Folk)

2/23/2015 Molly Ah

Also: Carrie Shepard - The Whiskey Charmers. Monday Barking Spider, 11310 Juniper Rd, Cleveland, www.barkingspidertavern.com/ (Singer/Songwriter) (Americana)

2/24/2015 Open Mic Night with Will Cheshier

Tuesday Barking Spider, 11310 Juniper Rd, Cleveland, www.barkingspidertavern.com/ (Variety)

2/26/2015 Washboard Hank & Sweet Muriel

Also: Matt Harmon, Vicki Chew. Thursday Barking Spider, 11310 Juniper Rd, Cleveland, www.barkingspidertavern.com/ (Country) (Singer/Songwriter) (Folk/Rock)

2/26/2015 North East Ohio Drum & Music Jam

Thursday Beachland Ballroom, 15711 Waterloo Rd, Cleveland, beachlandballroom.com/ (Percussion and Music Jam)

2/28/2015 The Burning River Ramblers

Also: New Moon Rising. Saturday Beachland Ballroom, 15711 Waterloo Rd, Cleveland, beachlandballroom.com/ (Folk/Rock)

3/7/2015  Antje Duvekot

Saturday Topp-Line House Concerts - The Landings, 425 Belden Road, Avon, www.antjeduvekot.com/index.php?page=calendar&view=event&display=2461 [For information and reservations, contact: stopper228@yahoo.com] (Folk)

3/7/2015 Honky-Tonk Night

Saturday Music Box SupperClub, 1148 Main Avenue, Cleveland, www.musicboxcle.com/directions/ (Hillbilly Idol - Open Mic)

3/15/2015 Hey Mavis: CD Release Show

Sunday Happy Days Lodge, Cuyahoga Valley National Park, 500 West Streetsboro Road, Peninsula 44264, https://www.conservancyforcvnp.org/events/concerts (Folk)

3/21/2015 Montani Semper Liberi

Music & Arts Show Featuring: David Mayfield Parade, Birds of Chicago, Sarah Lee Guthrie & Johnny Irion, Corey Harris Band, Mo' Mojo, The Jakob's Ferry Stragglers, Dog and Gun, Mancini Arts Academy Jazz Ensemble. Saturday Glen Oak Little Theatre 195 Golden Bear Dr, New Cumberland, WV 26047, www.musicandartatoakglen.com/index.html (Folk Festival)


Open Mic Night every Thursday @ 7pm at the Ohio Music Shop, 118 East Main Street, Kent, OH 44240, Phone: (330) 673-4700, www.ohiomusicshop.com

Open Mic Nightevery Monday 7pm at Northside Bar and Grill in Akron, 111 North Main Street, Akron, Ohio. 330-434-0611

Kent Old-Time Shindig 5 to 8pm free, first Sunday of every month takes place year round. The acoustic string band music of yesteryear comes alive at the Kent Shindig, an open jam for old-time music and dance, and includes lively Appalachian reels, as well as the occasional Irish tune, Civil War tune, etc.  All are welcome to play (bring an acoustic instrument), dance, and/or listen.
Europe Gyro-Pizza, 107 South Depeyster Street, Kent, Ohio. (330) 673-1352

Valley House Concert Series
Cuyahoga Valley National Park(CVNP) hosts a monthly house concert featuring former CVNP Artist-in-Residence Ed Caner who serves as both musician and host. The series, which occurs on the third Sunday of every month through May, will highlight local guest performers and different styles of music in the intimate setting of a restored bank barn, on the Hines Hill Campus.
Concerts start at 7:00 p.m.
Doors open at 6:30 p.m.
Admission: $8 adults, $6 CVNPA members.
Advance sales are available by calling (330) 657-2909.
Seating is limited. Facility is not wheelchair accessible.
Hines Hill Conference Center is located at 1403 W. Hines Hill Road in Peninsula. This is approximately one mile east of Riverview Road.

Irish Dance Sets 8:00 - 10:00. on every Tuesday at the St. Clarence Church (30106 Lorain Rd., North Olmsted)

English Country Dance 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. on every Thursday at St. Christopher Church (7601 Old Mill Rd., near River Rd., Gates Mills)

Scottish Country Dance 8:00 - 10:00 every Friday at St. Ann School Gym (2160 Stillmas Rd. (Rt-306), Chagrin Falls)

Contra Dancing 6:30 p.m. Lesson Times for the following venues: Troy Community House. 7 p.m. Lesson Times for the following venues: Lakewood Masonic Temple, Valley College Grange, Greentown Community Park Bldg, and Boston Twp Schoolhouse. 7:30 p.m. Lessons for the following venues: Hales Gym, Wilder Main, Grace Lutheran Church and Chagrin Falls Township Hall.

Contra dancing is open to all and is family friendly. Learn the dance steps in minutes and then dance to the live music. A caller, working with a group of live musicians, guides dancers through a variety of dances. The musicians are world class, playing folk music. Paul Kovac Mandolin & Guitar Denny Jones Master Fiddle, Jen Mauer Bass & Accordion Joe Hunter Key boards, Will Craig Percussion & Sound Kenny Wilson Dance Caller. Tickets 17 & Under $8.00, Adults $10.00, Families $25.00. For further Information — www.neocontradance.org Will Craig 216.316.0068.  willrcraig@gmail.com Or Jim Newell 440.247.5751

Kent Community Sing (a-long) presented by Cuyahoga River Concerts, First Wednesdays, 7:00-8:30 pm at the UU Church of Kent, 228 Gougler Ave. Kent. Free but donations accepted.  Call 810-265-4007 for more inforation or go to www.cuyahogariverconcerts.com

Peninsula Valley Foundation offers a concert series every Friday Night called Voices in the Valley. They also host an Open Mic every 3rd Thursday. For more information contact Peninsula Valley Foundation Special Events Coordinator/Community Outreach at www.peninsulahistory.org or 330-760-0403

 
 

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