Topping the week off with a group of musically-gifted couples in ‘Sweethearts’ Night Out,’ Club Passim takes the chill out of the air with ‘Vari-colored Songs,’ Anne Heaton’s anniversary show and CD release, and an Acoustic Hayride! Visit www.passim.org for more information!
Strumming comes easy for mandolin player, Jimmy Ryan, blending rock, bluegrass, and world music into a charming, powerful alternative country combination. With his latest CD ‘Readville,’ released last year, Jimmy Ryan’s ‘Acoustic Hayride’ will hit the Club Passim stage on Tuesday, November 11 at 8 p.m.
Having toured all over the world, music veterans Billy Novick and Guy Van Duser have musical chemistry that has exceeded 30 years. Guitarist Billy Novick and Guy Van Duser on clarinet deliver original songs in the spirit of jazz greats such as Duke Ellington and George Gershwin. See their passion for music live at Club Passim on Wednesday, February 12 at 8 p.m.
Boston native, singer-songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist Jake Armerding will appear at Club Passim on Thursday, February 13, just a day before Valentine’s Day at 8 p.m. He has performed with David Wilcox, Josh Ritter, and Toad the Wet Spocket to name a few and his latest CD is called, ‘Cosmos in the Chaos!’
Cellist, singer, and multi-instrumentalist Layla McCalla charms a sold-out audience on Valentine’s Day, February 14 at 8 p.m. Her debut CD, ‘Vari-Colored Songs: A Tribute to Langston Hughes’ honors the great American poet through Haitian and original songs.
Having toured around the country, singer-songwriter and Boston-based pianist Anne Heaton builds inspiration from the likes of Tori Amos, the Indigo Girls, and Peter Gabriel. Her charming and textured vocals take the Club Passim stage on Saturday, February 15 to promote her newest CD, ‘Dora’ along with celebrating the tenth anniversary of her CD, ‘Give In’ and the twelfth anniversary of her debut CD, ‘Black Notebook.’ The evening begins at 7 p.m.
The third annual ‘Sweethearts Night Out’ extends Valentine’s Day just a little longer as musically-blessed couples explore the joys and obstacles of love through stories and song.
Delving into a variety of music genres, award-winning fiddler and Berklee School of Music teacher Darol Anger with Oregon-based lead guitarist and significant other Emy Phelps return to ‘Sweethearts’ Night Out.’ Another couple making their return is Maine-born fiddler and folk singer Lissa Schneckenberger along with her husband and bassist for the American bluegrass quartet ‘Crooked Still’ Corey Dimario. Other special guests include Boston-based musician Charlie Rose, violin player John Mailander, and composter, guitarist, and vocalist Molly Tuttle. Club Passim offers two chances to see ‘Sweethearts’ Night Out’ on Sunday, February 16 at 5 and 8 p.m.
Club Passim, 47 Palmer Street in Cambridge, Massachusetts, also indulges anyone’s music passion by offering music lessons and more at Passim School of Music. Passim members enjoy benefits such exclusive VIP opportunities and discount tickets. Visit www.passim.org for further information!