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The Friends' Coffee House Concert Series brings talented performers from many musical genres to the park for evening concerts between November and May. Your ticket price includes gourmet coffee from The Beanery and home baked treats from the Friends of Northwest Park.

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Concerts are Saturday evenings at 7:30 p.m. Members receive a $2 discount per ticket.

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Simply click the "Add to Cart" buttons next to the concerts you'd like to see, enter the quantity and, when you have added all the tickets you wish to your shopping cart, complete the process right on-line. Please note the following important points:

1) AFTER YOUR PURCHASE, YOU WILL BE DIRECTED TO A CONFIRMATION PAGE OR CONFIRMING EMAIL FROM PAY PAL. YOU SHOULD BRING A COPY OF YOUR PAY PAL RECEIPT TO THE CONCERT - THIS IS YOUR TICKET. (NO TICKETS OR OTHER EMAILS ARE SENT). IF YOUR PURCHASE IS FOR MULTIPLE CONCERTS, YOUR RECEIPT WILL BE RETURNED TO YOU. SHOULD YOU MISPLACE YOUR RECEIPT, A LIST OF NAMES OF THOSE PURCHASING TICKETS ON THE WEB WILL BE AVAILABLE AT THE PARK ON THE EVENING OF THE CONCERT.

2) THERE ARE NO REFUNDS, BUT IF YOU CAN NOT ATTEND A CONCERT AND YOU NOTIFY US AT CONCERTS@NORTHWESTPARK.ORG AT LEAST 24 HOURS BEFORE THE SHOW BEGINS, YOU WILL RECEIVE FULL CREDIT TOWARD ANOTHER CONCERT.

3) ONLY MEMBERS OF THE FRIENDS OF NORTHWEST PARK RECEIVE THE $2 DISCOUNT PER TICKET. FAMILIES WITH A FAMILY (OR PATRON OR LIFE) MEMBERSHIP RECEIVE $2 OFF FOR EACH MEMBER OF THE FAMILY ATTENDING. PLEASE PURCHASE THE CORRECT NUMBER OF MEMBER AND NON-MEMBER TICKETS FOR YOUR PARTY.

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A reschedule date for this concert will be announced ASAP. Reservations for the original date (Feb. 14) will be honored.
DATE TBA - Dechamplain Jazz Quartet. $17.
www.mattdechamplain.com
The DeChamplains - pianist Matt and vocalist Atla - use the bandstand to share an amazing American tradition. It was their love for jazz that originally brought Matt and Atla together and now their passion is to share this classic music with contemporary audiences performing a romantic evening of jazz for Valentines Day. Their unique combination of accessibility and musicality allow them to present a variety of music including American Songbook, Bebop, contemporary jazz pieces and original compositions. Their influences include a great range of jazz masters, from Ella Fitzgerald and Art Tatum to Bobby McFerrin and Brad Mehldau. They naturally create a comfortable atmosphere that reaches today’s diverse audience with a musical experience that is truly memorable. Performing with the DeChamplains will be bassist Matt Dwonszyk and violinist Jason Anick.


March 14 - Jay Ungar & Molly Mason - $20
Jay and Molly are musicians of enormous talent who draw their repertoire and inspiration from a wide range of American musical styles: 19th-century classics, lively Appalachian, Cajun, and Celtic fiddle tunes and favorites from the golden age of country and swing, along with their own songs, fiddle tunes, and orchestral compositions. In recent years, Jay and Molly have reached an ever widening audience through their appearances on Great Performances, A Prairie Home Companion, their own public radio specials, and through their work on film soundtracks such as Brother's Keeper, Legends of the Fall, and a host of Ken Burns' PBS documentaries. They've had the honor of performing at the White House for two sitting Presidents and continue to tour extensively delighting audiences across the country.

 


March 28 - Nora Jane Struthers & The Party Line - Price $18. www.norajanestruthers.com
Nora Jane Struthers is a talented songwriter, singer, and guitarist whose keen appreciation of the nuances of traditional music shines in her own work. Struthers music is among the purest Americana being created today. She sees her music as not bluegrass, not really old time,not folk. but a blend of all three. She has already received recognition an one of the topup-and-coming voices on the Americana scene. She has won the neo-traditional band competition at West Virginia’s Appalachian String Band Festival, and her song ”Greenbrier County” placed as a finalist in Colorado's Telluride Troubadour competition. “Nora Jane infuses bright, fresh lyrics into this traditional genre with sheer intelligence. Musically,she takes unconventional twists and turns, while ‘holding you to the road’ with commanding charm.” - Claire Lynch


April 11 Amy Gallatin & Stillwaters - $16 - www.amygallatin.com
The powerhouse duo of Amy Gallatin and renowned resophonic guitarist Roger Williams—20 and 40 year veterans of the New England music scene--joined forces a few years ago to explore their mutual love of country standards, served up with an acoustic treatment in the bluegrass vein. The result is a toe-tapping blend of heartfelt vocals, soaring harmonies and red-hot picking, traditional yet modern and distinct.

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April 18 Eilen Jewell - $18
www.eilenjewell.com
Eilen Jewell is hitting the road again with a live double album, Live at the Narrows. This spring we look forward to the release of Eilen’s 5th album with her band, Jason Beek (drums/vocals), Jerry Miller (guitar), and Johnny Sciascia (upright bass). As the reigning Queen of the Minor Key, Eilen leads this tight quartet who blend influences of surf-noir, early blues, rockabilly, and 1960s era rock and roll.

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April 25 Porch Party Mamas - $18
www.porchpartymamas.com
Inspired by playing and singing each others songs at their own “porch parties”, these established Boston area musicians and singer/songwriters decided to combine their individual talents and create their own brand of Urban Folk, Country and Blues.

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May 2 - Gil Gutierrez String Trio. $20
www.gilgutierrez.com
A virtuoso with the nylon string guitar, Gutiérrez has performed at the Kennedy Center, the Mexican Cultural Institute of the Mexican Embassy in Washington D.C. and to a crowd of 10,000 people at Millennium Park, Chicago. Gutiérrez talent was then discovered by Doc Severinsen . In 2011 Gil Gutiérrez and Doc Severinsen played at New York City’s Carnegie Hall accompanied by the New York Pops under the direction of conductor Steven Reineke.
Mr. Gutiérrez has performed as a soloist with the Minnesota Symphony and the Florida Symphony. Among his works are performances of his original compositions with the New York Choral Society and scoring of several films.

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AFTER YOUR PURCHASE, YOU WILL BE DIRECTED TO A CONFIRMATION PAGE OR CONFIRMING EMAIL FROM PAY PAL. YOU SHOULD BRING A COPY OF YOUR PAY PAL RECEIPT TO THE CONCERT - THIS IS YOUR TICKET. (NO TICKETS OR OTHER EMAILS ARE SENT). IF YOUR PURCHASE IS FOR MULTIPLE CONCERTS, YOUR RECEIPT WILL BE RETURNED TO YOU. SHOULD YOU MISPLACE YOUR RECEIPT, A LIST OF NAMES OF THOSE PURCHASING TICKETS ON THE WEB WILL BE AVAILABLE AT THE PARK ON THE EVENING OF THE CONCERT.

 
 
     
 
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