Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Caroline Aiken has been named “The Best Acoustic Act” in her birth town of Atlanta, Georgia by the Atlanta Magazine.
Tuesday, April 1, 2014
February Sky is a duo of traditional singer and guitarist Phil Cooper and singer songwriter Susan Urban. Together they bring their own arrangements and style to chosen songs from the best of modern Folk songs.
Monday, March 24, 2014
Brian Henke’s unique guitar style has been called everything from Folk to New Age to Neo-Classical to Pastoral or as Brian likes to call it “a big stewpot of everything, stirred up, simmered and served to taste.”
Tuesday, March 4, 2014
Lem Sheppard is a self-taught guitarist from Kansas City. The Blues, Jazz and Folk musician trained under Dr. Eva Jessye, who gained international fame as the original choral director in George Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess.
Wednesday, February 26, 2014
Holly Reed is a songwriter and performing artist from Southeast Kansas. Her latest program presents stories about coal mining and local Kansas history.
Thursday, February 6, 2014
Heather Styka will bring a program about the women in the early days of the Jazz age.
Tuesday, January 21, 2014
Mike T. Lewis is a Nashville singer/songwriter and producer. He is also one-half of the national touring Americana/Folk duo, the Twangtown Paramours.
Monday, January 6, 2014
Rod Sipe has been performing as a professional entertainer for over 30 years. Surrounded by the history of the family’s “The Great Patterson Shows,” Sipe was inspired to present acts of the circus sideshows.
Tuesday, November 12, 2013
Craig Siemsen has entertained fans of acoustic music for years with a blend of original songs, folk and old timey country music.
Monday, November 4, 2013
Gayle Ross is an enrolled member of the Cherokee Nation and a direct descendant of John Ross, Principal Chief of the Cherokee during the infamous “Trail of Tears.”
Monday, October 28, 2013
Oct. 29's Humanities Project performance featuring Bob Bovee will be moved to the Nellis Hall West Gym.
Monday, October 21, 2013
Bob Bovee will bring western and railroad songs of his past to the stage for Montgomery County residents.
Monday, October 7, 2013
William Chico Schwall will present a program entitled “Makin’ A Livin’: Labor and Work Songs” for Montgomery County audiences the week of October 14th.
Tuesday, September 24, 2013
Andru Bemis has wandered the ends, edges and in-betweens of North America more times than he can count, touring hundreds of thousands of miles by foot, thumb, and public transportation to sing his tunes.
Tuesday, September 17, 2013
Janet Rutland will perform a program entitled Jazz and Life: Johnny Mercer. Rutland has been a fixture in the Tulsa theater and music scene for more than twenty years.
Tuesday, September 10, 2013
Laura Packer has been telling stories her whole life. Packer has spread her stories across the U.S. and in selected European venues.
Tuesday, September 3, 2013
Dave Hawkins is a Cincinnati-based songwriter who has been touring and recording music for more than 30 years.
Wednesday, August 21, 2013
A sixth generation central Illinois resident, Tom Irwin relates the experiences of rural Midwestern life through original songs, folk music and stories.
Wednesday, August 14, 2013
Flavia Everman has been telling stories since her high school drama class at Buchanan High School in Troy, Missouri.
Tuesday, April 16, 2013
Steve Warner paints vivid pictures of people and places with his colorful songs. His lyrical word play can intrigue and inspire, make you laugh and sometimes cry.
Friday, April 5, 2013
Claudia Nygaard is an entertainer known for her quick wit and an affable connection with her audience.
Wednesday, March 6, 2013
Jim Hall and Cindy Morgan have been playing music together since 1997 as a duo and in their band, Mingled Circumstances, performing a variety of folk, bluegrass, old-time, blues, traditional and contemporary music.
Monday, February 25, 2013
Robert Stemmons began whistling at the age of five. When legendary whistler Fred Lowery, who twice headlined at Carnegie Hall, performed at his school, he was mesmerized and inspired.
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
As a young guitarist, Tom Page fell under the spell of a local art band, The Embarrassment, and began to set the stage for a cutting-edge music scene that thrives to this day.
Wednesday, February 13, 2013
Connie Neil Fisher’s life in public service lends itself well to his newest pastime of telling tales.