Canaan Institute Fall 2013 Music Events

BROOKTONDALE NY – We have the autumn 2013 lineup of Canaan Institute’s special music events pretty well firmed up and listed below. These are of course in addition to the weeknight fiddle tune jam session that we host. Come on out for any or all of these! -Mike

Check on the Canaan Events page for more details as each event nears

George Wilson & Selma Kaplan – Workshop Sat Aug 24th
George is famous for his ‘bowing like you mean it” workshops that some of you have taken. He is an accomplised banjo and guitar player as well. This trip, he’ll be accompanied by a fantastic keyboard player, Selma Kaplan. The workshop at the Canaan Institute in Brooktondale will be great for all musicians and will focus on playing tunes for contra dances. Starting at 2:00 pm $20- donation. RSVP: to reserve a seat.

Big Jam and Potluck Dinner – Music Jam Sat Aug 31st
It’s been awhile since we’ve hosted one of these. Let’s do it again! This is a great way to welcome new musicians, dancers and music appreciators to our musical community. We’ll start with an evening Potluck Dinner at 6:30 pm followed by music making starting around 8:00 pm. (bring a dish to share and a beverage of choice). Free event. Donations always appreciated.

Raz de Marée – Tidal Wave – Concert Thu Sep 19th 2013
BROOKTONDALE NY – Raz de Marée, or Tidal Wave will bring their high energy and passion for traditional music and entertaining to the Canaan Institute in Brooktondale NY on Thursday September 19th 2013 beginning at 7:00 pm for a house concert followed by a jam session. Donation for the band $20- Limited seating at this private venue: RESERVATIONS & RSVP: please email Mike Ludgate to reserve your seats and for directions .

Stingrays House Concert – 7 pm Thu Oct 3rd 2013
Stuart Kenney (bass), Rodney Miller (fiddle), Max Newman (guitar, mandolin, banjo). $15- donation

Randy Miller and Roger Kahle – 7 pm Thu Nov 7th 2013
Randy Miller and Roger Kahle at the Canaan Institute in Brooktondale NY for a house concert Thursday Nov 7 starting at 7:00 pm followed by a jam session. $15- donation. Thursday Nov 07 2013 7-10 pm. This is an awesome opportunity. Randy is one of the key music leaders in the modern resurgence of traditional New England and Irish music. Roger Kahle is a gifted guitar player noted for his use of both standard and DADGAD tunings and is recognized as a top-notch accompanist for fiddlers throughout New England.

Long Time Courting – Concert 7 pm Thu Nov 21st 2013
Thursday Nov 21st followed by a jam session. $15 donation

Check on the Canaan Events page for more details as each event nears

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