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Park Coffee House will welcome dynamic string musicians Nick Piccininni and Joe Davoli back to Holland Patent on Saturday, April 22. The doors open at 7:00 PM, and showtime is 7:30 PM. Admission is $12.00, $5.00 for students and no charge for children 12 and younger. Nick Piccininni first performed at Park Coffee House in his teens when he was a member of the youthful group Blue Lightning. He got his start performing bluegrass music on a five string banjo, playing and touring with multiple bands. Nick has made his mark as a highly proficient multi-talented instrumentalist, songwriter, and entertainer. He demonstrates his musical gifts on guitar, fiddle, mandolin, banjo, and as a vocalist. In January 2020, Nick joined Yonder Mountain String Band, a group that received a GRAMMY nomination last year. Joe Davoli is an award-winning performer of several styles of music including Celtic, rock, jazz, bluegrass, blues, and classical. He is a graduate of DePaul University, attended the Berklee School of Music, and studied with several improvisational performers. Joe has composed and recorded music for an off-Broadway revival, served as a musical supervisor for a short film, and has published a successful method book for fiddle and mandolin. He has been honored with two Syracuse Area Music Awards and is a North American Fiddlers Hall of Fame inductee. Joe is a member of Ceili Rain, a Syracuse based innovative band. Don’t miss this performance by Nick Piccininni, a member of a GRAMMY nominated band, and Joe Davoli, an in-demand musician. They are sure to deliver an evening of entertainment showcasing their masterful talents. You’ll also be able to enjoy homemade desserts prepared by Park Coffee House volunteers. Coffee, tea, cider, and coco are also served. The refreshments are available for a donation, that benefits the local food pantry. Park Coffee House and the food pantry are both programs of Foothills Rural Community Ministry, a non-denominational charity. There’s more great acoustic music ahead at Park Coffee House. Dan Berggren, Peggy Lynn, and Dan Duggan will perform together as Jamcrackers on May 6. John Kirk and Trish Miller return on May 22, and the season concludes on June 3 with a Local Favorites Fundraiser. Park Coffee House is located in the village of Holland Patent, at the historic Twin Churches, just off Main Street(NYS Route 365), across from the park. Follow Park Coffee House on: Park Coffee House
IT’S OUT! The new Ceili Rain album! Patience, hard work and “mojo” paid off! So proud of this recording! It’s available on ITunes and Spotify. If you’re “old school” and want a physical copy, visit www.ceilirain,com https://youtube.com/playlist?list=OLAK5uy_k0rRWT1eGJKvfx3PIFwXXTXb8Qs1nzHHc
Thank you Bailiwick, parents and musicians for making this years St. Patrick’s Day celebration a SMASHING success!
This was the scene last year. Great time had by all. I’ll be at Bailiwick’s today in Elbridge, 5:00-7:00 for their annual corned beef dinner.
Delaney Brothers Bluegrass Christmas Tickets, Sun, Dec 18, 2022 at 2:00 PM | Eventbrite
Eventbrite – Center for the Arts of Homer presents Delaney Brothers Bluegrass Christmas – Sunday, December 18, 2022 at Center for the Arts of Homer, Homer, NY. Find event and ticket information. — Read on www.eventbrite.com/e/delaney-brothers-bluegrass-christmas-tickets-425285298777
It’s the most wonderful time of the year!
Christmas show #1
Join me, Loren Barrigar and LJ Barrigar as we help you kick off the Christmas spirit at a truly historic venue! Loren and LJ will dazzle you with their guitar wizardry and I’ll have a handful of my favorite carols … Continue reading
What a barn burner! Not a very popular fiddle tune, but a darn good one! “Texas Gallop”!