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join October 13 Song & Story Swap
Please come share in an evening of music and stories at the October Pioneer Valley Folklore Society SONG & STORY SWAP.
Friday, October 13, 7:30-9:30 p.m. at the Black Sheep Cafe, 79 Main St., Amherst, Mass.
Come to sing, or tell, or listen. All types of storytelling and singing are welcome. People of all ages gather to share stories and songs that are traditional, newly written, or of personal experiences. You can tell, sing, or lead everyone in singing, or request a song or story. Listeners are welcome.
October’s guest performer is award-winning songwriterRichard Berman. Richard’s songs, which will touch both your heart and your funny bone, have made him a winner or finalist in a long list of songwriting contests. His concert tours have taken him across the US and across the ocean to England and Wales. Come hear why legendary folksinger Utah Phillips has said of Richard, “He has the gift.”
Learn more about Richard's music at http://songs.com/rberman/index.html.
This month's warm-up theme isThe Supernatural.
The PVFS Song & Story Swap happens the 2ND FRIDAY of
every month. For information contact Paul Kaplan, (413)-253-9484 or
Jeff Lee, (413)-256-0433.
Dana Robinson at the Black Sheep, November 3
After a two-month tour of coffeehouses across America, Dana Robinson returns home to the Valley where we'll be able to catch up with him at the Black Sheep Cafe in Amherst. Dana will be celebrating the recent release of his CD, The Trade. The show is on Friday, November 3, beginning at 8:00 p.m. Admission is $8. Contact (413)-256-0433 for info, or see http://robinsongs.com.
Leon Rosselson - "Britain's Finest Songwriter"
Said the New York Times, "Rosselson creates some of the most literate and well-made topical songs now being written." Making possibly his final trip to this country, Leon Rosselson appears at the Unitarian Society, 121 No. Pleasant St. in Amherst on October 26 at 7:30 p.m. For ticket information call (413)-369-0312.
Pioneer Valley Folklore Society, Amherst, Mass.