Community folk calendar

Community folk music calendar

Updated 3/4/2021

All events are online (“virtual”) unless a location is provided. All times are PST/PDT (starting March 14). Calendar items or corrections can be sent to SFFMC Calendar Editor Shelby Solomon at folknikcal@yahoo.com.

 

Regularly Scheduled Events

Daily 9am:  Daily Antidote of Song https://revelsdc.org/2020/daily-song/

Daily noon:  Noony Toons with Shira Kammen https://www.facebook.com/Noony-Toons-105433457786556/

Daily 5:30pm:  Quarantine Happy Hour https://www.facebook.com/groups/quarantinehappyhourmusic

Daily 8pm:  Meredith Axelrod & Craig Ventresco https://meredithaxelrod.com/

Every Sunday 11am:  Southern CA Uilleann Pipers Club seminar http://socalpipers.com/piper_sunday.html

Every Sunday 11am:  Michael McNevin https://www.facebook.com/mudpuddlemusic

Every Sunday noon:  Margie Butler and Paul Espinoza https://www.facebook.com/goldenboughmusic

Every Sunday noon:  Sundays with Mary Gauthier https://www.youtube.com/officialmarygauthier

Every Sunday 1pm:  Emma’s Revolution workshop: Learn an ER song https://www.emmasrevolution.com/concerts

Every Sunday 4pm:  Oldtime jam w/Terry Barrett & Evo Bluestein http://www.evobluestein.com/2020/03/13/kenny-hall-jam-session/

Every Sunday 5pm:  Fiddle Hell (fiddlehell.org) online jam https://www.facebook.com/groups/fiddlehellmassachusetts/  Instructor schedule at https://www.fiddlehell.org/online/online-jams

Every Sunday 7pm:  Seattle song circle http://www.seafolklore.org/wp/about-sfs/seattle-song-circle/

1st Sunday 1pm:  SCVFA jams on Zoom, info: https://www.fiddlers.org/

1st Sunday 4pm:  contra jam session on Zoom, info: http://www.audreyknuth.com/online-contra-jam

1st Sunday 4pm:  Greenwich Village Folk Festival https://greenwichvillagefolkfestival.org/

4th Sunday 1pm:  Bluegrass & old-tIme jam, Ocean View Park, Santa Cruz, email: luke at playingbyear.com

4th Sunday 4pm:  BACDS concert, contra, & party online, join email list: http://eepurl.com/g33a_z

Every Monday 9:30am:  vocal warm-up with Briget Boyle https://www.facebook.com/kitkavocalensemble

Every Monday 11am:  AJ Lee & Blue Summit https://www.facebook.com/BlueSummitmusic/

Every Monday noon:  Mudcat Worldwide Singaround on Zoom, email: joe at mudcat.org

Every Monday 4pm:  John Whelan https://www.facebook.com/john.whelan.142

Every Monday 4pm:  learn a tune w/Audrey Knuth, sign up at: http://www.audreyknuth.com/

Every Monday 5pm:  tin whistle workshop w/Michael Eskin http://michaeleskin.com/whistle.html

Every Monday 6pm:  Mark & Maggie O’Connor https://ourconcerts.live/shows

Every Monday 7pm:  Virtual World Harmony Chorus (3/1-4/5) https://instantharmony.com/virtualwhc.html

Every Monday 7pm:  Palo Alto jam on Zoom, email: larryjoba at aol.com

1st & 2nd Monday noon:  Annie Patterson leads Rise Up Singing singalong  https://www.riseupandsing.org/annie/concerts/online

2nd/4th Monday 7pm:  Groundbreakin Trad Session https://www.meetup.com/irish-music-trad-session/events/qzgvrrybchbhc/

3rd Monday 7:30pm:  Bay Area Sacred Harp (BASH) sing on Zoom, email: board at bayareasacredharp.org

Every Tuesday 10am:  Mark & Maggie O’Connor https://ourconcerts.live/shows

Every Tuesday 4pm:  virtual open mic (Boston) https://www.passim.org/live-music/club-passim/openmic/

Every Tuesday 6pm:  The Ould Sod Irish session http://michaeleskin.com/zoom.html

Every Tuesday 7pm:  Andronico’s SF jam on Zoom, info: https://www.facebook.com/events/d41d8cd9/andronicos-virtual-old-time-jam-hosted-by-dinah-noah-stroe/579597072730396/

1st Tuesday 4pm:  fiddle workshop w/Calvin Vollrath https://www.campcalvin.ca/cv-tow

Every Wednesday 12pm:  traditional Irish session on Facebook, email: apetvet at gmail.com

Every Wednesday 1pm:  songwriting workshop w/Emma’s Revolution, email: emmasrevmusic at gmail.com

Every Wednesday 4pm:  John Whelan’s slow Irish session on Zoom http://johnwhelanmusic.com/slow-session/

Every Wednesday 5pm:  Jay Ungar & Molly Mason https://www.facebook.com/jayandmolly/

Every Wednesday 6pm:  Open mic at Café Paradiso, Iowa https://www.facebook.com/OpenMicAtCafeParadiso

3rd Wednesday 6pm:  contra jam session on Zoom, info: http://www.audreyknuth.com/online-contra-jam

Every Thursday 9:30am:  vocal warm-up with Briget Boyle https://www.facebook.com/kitkavocalensemble

Every Thursday 5pm:  Tune Supply virtual session w/guest musician https://tune.supply/virtual-session

Every Thursday 7pm:  Living Room Choir on Zoom (Mar 4-May20) https://thelivingroomchoir.com/choir-sessions/

Every Friday 3pm:  The Sam Chase https://www.patreon.com/thesamchase

Every Friday 4pm:  Old-Time slow-ish jam https://www.berkeleyoldtimemusic.org/slow-jam-fizz

Every Friday 4pm:  Ben Morrison/Terrier https://www.facebook.com/bigbenmorrison/

Every Friday 7pm:  Kathryn Rose https://www.facebook.com/kathrynrosefolk

1st Friday 7pm:  Drum circle on Zoom, contact: kathryn_lamar at yahoo.com

1st Friday 8pm:  CCE Irish/Scottish singing session on Zoom, email: mfj at ieee.org

Every Saturday 1pm:  Sin Silver https://www.facebook.com/sin.silver.7

Every Saturday 2pm: John Whelan’s Master Session, performer/ticket: http://johnwhelanmusic.com/master-sessions/

Every Saturday 2pm:  Bluegrass concert outdoors, Summit House Beer Garden: 23123 Santa Cruz Hwy, Los Gatos 408-353-2700  https://www.facebook.com/summithousebeergarden/

Every Saturday 6pm:  Portland Folk Music Society song circle  https://portlandfolkmusic.org/content.aspx?page_id=22&club_id=748368&module_id=350693

Every Saturday 6:30pm:  Misner & Smith https://www.facebook.com/MisnerandSmith/

Every Saturday 7pm:  ukulele jam, join https://www.meetup.com/San-Francisco-Ukulele-Meetup/

Every Saturday 8pm:  The Black Donnellys https://www.facebook.com/theblackdonnellys

4th Saturday 11am:  River City mountain dulcimer virtual jam, info: https://www.rivercitydulcimers.com/


One-Time Events

Scotland Online – various performers online https://scotlandonline.org/ Note concerts times are in the Scottish time

    zone (UTC+1). California time is 8 hours earlier.

M&W Mar 1-31 4pm:  Skillet Lickers fiddle workshop w/Suzy Thompson, email: suzy at ericandsuzy.com

Tu Mar 2 1pm:  SFFMC Zoom sing, email ed_hilton at yahoo.com for Zoom link

W  Mar 3 Noon:  Filkin’s Drift https://livetoyourlivingroom.com/events/filkins-drift/

W  Mar 3 5pm:  Marc Douglas Berardo https://www.passim.org/stream/

W  Mar 3 7pm:  Liz Phair https://thefreight.org/

Th Mar 4 2pm:  concert streaming class Pt3 w/Dan Navarro https://far-west.org/weekly-far-west-news-just-for-you-mon-feb-22nd/

Th Mar 4 6pm:  singing out about women w/Melanie DeMore/Emma’s Revolution/Betsy Rose email betsy at betsyrosemusic.org

Fr Mar 5 5pm:  Kaiti Jones https://www.passim.org/stream/

Fr Mar 5 8pm:  Emily Lois & Dave Monterey https://lutherburbankcenter.org/event/luther-locals-lois-monterey/

Mar 6-Apr 11  Irish-American Crossroads Festival http://www.irishamericancrossroads.org/

Sa Mar 6 10:30am-6:30pm:  BOTMC Spring Sitch https://www.berkeleyoldtimemusic.org/

Sa Mar 6 11am:  Canadian fiddle workshop w/Calvin Vollrath https://thefiddlemercantile.com/collections/workshops

Sa Mar 6 Noon:  Daoirí Farrell https://livetoyourlivingroom.com/events/daoiri-farrell/

Sa Mar 6 4pm:  Janie Barnett, Rene Pfister & Scarlett Keys https://www.passim.org/stream/

Sa Mar 6 5&10pm:  Claudia Acuña https://thefreight.org/

Sa Mar 6 6:30pm:  Anthony Arya & AJ Lee dinner/show, Michael’s on Main: 2591 Main, Soquel 831-479-9777×2

     https://www.michaelsonmainmusic.com/

Starting week of Mar 7:  music classes from Freight & Salvage https://secure.thefreight.org/overview/221

Su Mar 7 4pm:  Greenwich Village Folk Festival https://greenwichvillagefolkfestival.org/

Su Mar 7 4:30pm:  Native American music: Jamie Fox, Joanne Shenandoah, Robert Mirabal https://fsgw.org/event-4170659

M  Mar 8 5pm:  Deviant Folk https://www.passim.org/stream/

Tu Mar 9 8pm:  SFFMC Board Meeting, email ed_hilton at yahoo.com for Zoom link

W  Mar 10 Noon:  Lady Nade https://livetoyourlivingroom.com/events/lady-nade/

Th Mar 11 5pm:  Pete Morton https://www.petemorton.com/#Gigs

Fr Mar 12 4:30pm:  Alasdair Fraser & Natalie Haas https://www.passim.org/stream/

Fr Mar 12 8pm:  SFFMC musical meeting, email ed_hilton at yahoo.com for Zoom link

Fr Mar 12 8pm:  Eric Long https://lutherburbankcenter.org/event/luther-locals-eric-long/

Mar 13-14  Suwannee Banjo Camp http://www.suwanneebanjocamp.com/

Sa Mar 13 Noon:  Dervish https://livetoyourlivingroom.com/events/dervish/

Sa Mar 13 12:30pm:  International St. Patrick’s Day Celebration https://americeltic.net/productions/

Sa Mar 13 2pm:  We Banjo 3 https://thefreight.org/

Sa Mar 13 4pm:  Alisa Amador https://www.passim.org/stream/

Sa Mar 13 5pm:  singing w/Betsy Rose: A Year of Loss, email betsy at betsyrosemusic.org

Sa Mar 13 6pm:  Cali Celtic/Tempest drive-in show, Hacienda Crossings Shopping Center, Dublin  https://www.dublin.ca.gov/2286/Celtic-Rock-Drive-in-Concert?mc_cid=109488ed36&mc_eid=acf517a9f4

Sa Mar 13 6pm:  Taj Mahal & Phantom Blues Band/Jon Cleary https://www.theuctheatre.org/

Sa Mar 13 7pm:  Teton Tea Party, email halih at yahoo.com for Zoom link

Sa Mar 13 7pm:  Aki Kumar https://www.soundroom.org/

Su Mar 14 2pm:  Portland Roadhouse Pi-Day Party http://portlandroadhouse.org/

Su Mar 14 4pm:  The Fire https://www.facebook.com/events/240423124083198

Su Mar 14 4pm:  Caroline McCaskey https://sactocds.wordpress.com/

Su Mar 14 7pm:  John and Tyler Weed https://www.facebook.com/events/221735849668416/

Tu Mar 16 1pm:  SFFMC Zoom sing, email ed_hilton at yahoo.com for Zoom link

Tu Mar 16 7pm:  FAR-West Campfire song circle https://far-west.org/weekly-far-west-news-just-for-you-mon-feb-22nd/

W  Mar 17 Noon:  Iona Lane https://livetoyourlivingroom.com/events/iona-lane/

W  Mar 17 7pm:  The Black Brothers https://thefreight.org/

W  Mar 17 7pm:  Golden Bough St. Patrick’s Day concert http://www.goldenboughmusic.com/Calendar/calendar2021.htm

Th Mar 18 6pm:  singing w/Betsy Rose: Twilight and Lullabies, email betsy at betsyrosemusic.org

Fr Mar 19 7:30pm:  Claudia Russell and Katie Dahl https://mduuc.org/news/events/devil-mountain-coffee-house/

Mar 20-21  Walnut Valley Festival workshops https://www.wvfest.com/2021-spring-workshops/

Sa Mar 20 11am:  Irish fiddle workshop w/Liz Carroll https://thefiddlemercantile.com/collections/workshops

Sa Mar 20 11am:  Väsen-Duo https://www.facebook.com/V%C3%A4sen-29370993963

Sa Mar 20 Noon:  Atlas https://livetoyourlivingroom.com/events/atlas/

Sa Mar 20 6pm:  Taj Mahal hosts Roots Rising Showcase https://www.theuctheatre.org/

Sa Mar 20 7pm:  Margaret Belton https://thefreight.org/

Sa Mar 20 7pm:  Dan Weber http://www.seafolklore.org/wp/concerts/

Su Mar 21 3:30pm:  Community family sing w/Carpe Diem Arts https://www.carpediemarts.org/sing-with-us

Su Mar 21 4pm:  Caleb Klauder old-time mandolin workshop & session w/SCVFA https://www.fiddlers.org/

Su Mar 21 4pm:  Alex Cumming & The King’s Busketeers (NEFFA monthly), register: https://www.neffa.org/neffa-monthly-online/

Su Mar 21 4:30pm:  Brian Ó hAirt and Peter Brice https://fsgw.org/event-4170689

W  Mar 24 Noon:  James Delarre https://livetoyourlivingroom.com/events/james-delarre/

Th Mar 25 2pm:  Polishing your live stream act w/Vicki Green https://far-west.org/weekly-far-west-news-just-for-you-mon-feb-22nd/

Mar 26-28  Portland Singtime Frolics https://portlandfolkmusic.org/content.aspx?page_id=22&club_id=748368&module_id=361109

Fr Mar 26 8pm:  SFFMC musical meeting, email ed_hilton at yahoo.com for Zoom link

Sa Mar 27 Noon:  Moxie https://livetoyourlivingroom.com/events/moxie/

Sa Mar 27 4:30pm:  Väsen-Duo https://www.sfmsfolk.org/concerts/Vasen-Duo.html

Sa Mar 27 6pm:  Taj Mahal & Fantastic Negrito https://www.theuctheatre.org/

Sa Mar 27 7pm:  Rhonda Benin and Tammy Hall https://thefreight.org/

Sa Mar 27 7pm:  Jocelyn Pettit & Friends http://www.seafolklore.org/wp/concerts/

Sa Mar 27 8pm:  Celebrating Women’s History Month variety show

     http://www.occidentalcenterforthearts.org/virtual-variety-show-celebrating-womens-history-month/

W  Mar 31 Noon:  Martin Simpson and Andy Cutting https://livetoyourlivingroom.com/events/martin-simpson-and-andy-cutting/

Fr Apr 2 4&10pm:  Magos Herrera https://thefreight.org/

Fr Apr 2 5pm:  Gary Blackburn Band, Michael’s: 2591 Main, Soquel 831-479-9777×2 https://www.michaelsonmainmusic.com/

Fr Apr 2 6pm:  singing w/Betsy Rose: Celebrating Earth Day, email betsy at betsyrosemusic.org

Sa Apr 3 11am:  black/indigenous mountain fiddle workshop w/Jack Blount https://thefiddlemercantile.com/collections/workshops

Sa Apr 3 Noon:  Anne Feeney memorial https://www.facebook.com/Peoples.Music.Network/

Sa Apr 3 4:30pm:  Tom Paxton and the DonJuans https://www.sfmsfolk.org/concerts/TomPaxton.html

Sa Apr 3 7pm:  Misner & Smith https://thefreight.org/

Sa Apr 3 7pm:  Kalos http://www.seafolklore.org/wp/concerts/

Tu Apr 6 1pm:  SFFMC Zoom sing, email ed_hilton at yahoo.com for Zoom link

Fr Apr 9:  *** folknik Deadline *** Email materials to appropriate editor

Apr 9-12  Edinburgh International Harp Festival https://www.harpfestival.co.uk/

Apr 9-11  SFFMC Spring Harmony 2021 online: Camp Harmony benefit https://www.sffmc.org/spring-harmony-2021/

Fr Apr 9 8pm:  SFFMC musical meeting, email ed_hilton at yahoo.com for Zoom link

Sa Apr 10 7pm:  Maurice Tani https://thefreight.org/

Sa Apr 10 7pm:  Missy Raines http://www.seafolklore.org/wp/concerts/

Su Apr 11 3pm:  Golden Bough http://www.goldenboughmusic.com/Calendar/calendar2021.htm

Su Apr 11 4pm:  Turnip the Beat https://sactocds.wordpress.com/

Su Apr 11 7pm:  Squirrel Nut Zippers, Freight & Salvage – check if cancelled https://thefreight.org/

Tu Apr 13 8pm:  SFFMC Board Meeting, email ed_hilton at yahoo.com for Zoom link

Apr 15-18  Fiddle Hell Online Festival, register https://fiddlehell.org/

Sa Apr 17 11am:  Texas-style fiddle workshop w/Megan Lynch Chowning https://thefiddlemercantile.com/collections/workshops

Sa Apr 17 7pm:  Peter Rowan https://thefreight.org/

Tu Apr 20 1pm:  SFFMC Zoom sing, email ed_hilton at yahoo.com for Zoom link

W  Apr 21 3:30pm:  Community family sing w/Carpe Diem Arts https://www.carpediemarts.org/sing-with-us

Apr 23-25  New England Folk Festival online https://www.neffa.org/folk-festival/new-england-folk-festival-online-2021/

Fr Apr 23 8pm:  SFFMC musical meeting, email ed_hilton at yahoo.com for Zoom link

Apr 24-25  Celtic music workshops online, Redwood Music Camp spring session https://www.communitymusicschool.org/events

Apr 24-25  Marc Cohn, Freight & Salvage – check if cancelled https://thefreight.org/

Sa Apr 24 5pm:  Edge of the West dinner/show, Michael’s on Main: 2591 Main, Soquel 831-479-9777×2   https://www.michaelsonmainmusic.com/

Sa Apr 24 7pm:  Patrick Landeza https://thefreight.org/

Su Apr 25 4pm:  April Verch Canadian fiddle workshop & session w/SCVFA https://www.fiddlers.org/

Tu Apr 27 8pm:  Gilbert O’Sullivan, Freight & Salvage – check if cancelled https://thefreight.org/

 

Genre Music Calendars Online

Genre               Calendar

Bluegrass         Bluegrass Signal: concert, jam, class, & radio show listings http://www.bgsignal.com/

Bluegrass         California Bluegrass Association (also other calendars) https://www.cbaweb.org/Events/Calendar

Bluegrass         Northern California Bluegrass Society https://ncbs.info/

Celtic                AmeriCeltic: concert, session, & radio show listings https://americeltic.net/

Celtic                Celtic Society of the Monterey Bay: concert, session, & radio show listings https://www.celticsociety.org/

Celtic                CelticSF group, info to join https://groups.io/g/CelticSF

Country Dance  Country Dance & Song Society (CDSS) https://www.cdss.org/community/covid19/online-events

Folk                  Portland Folk Music Society https://portlandfolkmusic.org/content.aspx?page_id=4001&club_id=748368

Folk                  Ministry of Folk: concert, session, & teacher listings https://www.ministryoffolk.com/

Folk                  Folk Alliance International: event listing, resources, and conferences https://folk.org/

Harp                 Harpers Hall: concert, gathering, & resource listings https://harpershall.com/index.html

Old Time           oldtimeSF group, info to join https://groups.io/g/oldtimeSF

Sacred Harp      Sacred Harp Musical Heritage Association: sings and info https://fasola.org/

Saw                  Saw Notes: https://sawnotes.com/

Song Circles            https://calendar.google.com/calendar/embed?src=omflgqdt0jbq1c59j86rjvkkpo%40group.calendar.google.com

Song Circles     Seattle Folklore Society http://www.seafolklore.org/wp/virtual-sings/

Song Circles     https://www.bostonsongsessions.org/virtual-sessions

Ukulele             Got a Ukulele: everything uke GOT A UKULELE – Ukulele reviews and beginners tips