The 2016-2017 Folk Fridays Concerts

(Select a performer’s name for more information.)

October 14th: Beppe Gambetta

November 4th:  Blues Night featuring Lauren Sheehan and Terry Robb

December 2nd: The Levins

January 6th: The Wool Hats String Band

February 3rd: Connecticut Artists Showcase featuring Rani Arbo and Greg Ryan

March 3rd: The Kennedys

April 7th: Connecticut Folk Festival Auditions — “The Finalists” — featuring Greg Cornell and the Cornell Brothers, Loretta Hagen, Sam Haiman, Louise Mosrie, Banjo Nickaru and the Western Scootches, Steven Pelland, The Promise is Hope, Raianne Richards and Mark Mandeville, Katherine Rondeau, and Sparrow Blue

May 5th: “Tribute to Our Influences”

June 2nd: “Tribute to Phil Ochs” featuring Reggie Harris, Tom Prasada-Rao, Pat Wictor and Greg Greenway.


The 2015 – 2016 Folk Fridays Season

October 2, 2015: Kim and Reggie Harris

November 6, 2015:  Freebo

December 4, 2015: “Dirt Floor Recording Studio” Night (Eric Lichter and Friends)

January 8, 2016: Goodnight Blue Moon

February 5, 2016: Connecticut Artists Showcase featuring Shawn Taylor & Wandering Roots and Shannon McMahon

March 4, 2016: Heather Pierson Acoustic Trio

April 1, 2016: Connecticut Folk Festival Auditions featuring Emily BakerKate CallahanCricket BlueVincent CrossThe GrebesThe KC SistersLaini and the WildfireJeffrey Pepper RodgersAlex Smith and Jim Trick

May 6, 2016: Tribute to Linda Ronstadt featuring No Fuss and Feathers


The 2014 – 2015 Folk Fridays Season

October 17, 2014: Too Blue

November 7, 2014:  Suzie Vinnick

December 5, 2014: Goodnight Moonshine

January 9, 2015: Lara Herscovitch and Kristen Graves

March 6, 2015: The Asberry Boys

April 10, 2015: Connecticut Folk Festival Auditions featuring Jim and Liz Beloff, Josh Brooks, The Ebin-Rose Trio, Echo Bloom, Katie Flanagan, Highway’s End, Anastasia Markov, Shannon McMahon, Oakes and Smith, Piedmont Bluz and Natalie Tuttle

May 1, 2015: Tribute to Neil Young featuring Jesse Terry and Rebecca Loebe


The 2013 – 2014 First Fridays Season

October 4, 2013:  Boxcar Lilies with Beggar’s Ride

November 1, 2013:  Jon Shain and The Nameless Trio

December 6, 2013:  Roosevelt Dime

January 3, 2014: No Fuss and Feathers Roadshow

February 7, 2014: Connecticut Artists Showcase featuring The Meadows Brothers and Last Fair Deal

March 7, 2014: Burning Bridget Cleary

April 4, 2014: Connecticut Folk Festival Auditions featuring Bobtown, Gianna Boticelli, Jake Klar, Loose Canyons, The Meadows Brothers, Pamela Means, Paddy Mills, The Nameless Trio, Voci Angelica Trio, The Whispering Tree, Scott Wolfson and Other Heroes, and You and I

May 3, 2014:  An Evening of Beautiful Harmonies in the Spirit of Simon and Garfunkel featuring Hannah and Maggie and The Sea The Sea