Thursday, March 20, 2014

Gloria's Music Blog #46 (updated  3/20/14)

I AM DIRECTLY INVOLVED W/THE BELOW CONCERTS/EVENTS - EITHER COORDINATING OR PRODUCING . THANKS A MILLION FOR HELPING KEEP THIS MUSIC ALIVE AND FLOURISHING. IF YOU'D LIKE TO RECEIVE EMAIL NOTICES OF "MY" CONCERTS, PLEASE SO ADVISE @ GSHOLLOWAY AT EMAIL DOT COM.

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UU DOME:  CONCERTS IN THE UU DOME, UNITARIAN UNIVERSALIST CHURCH OF TAMPA, 11400 MORRIS BRIDGE RD, TAMPA, FL 33637,  INFO: 813-988-8188
(CLICK ON Get Involved - then on Concerts)  PLEASE NOTE. YOU CAN PURCHASE TICKETS IN ADVANCE by credit card  via THE CHURCH WEBSITE .  (cash/checks only at the door)
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STHC. SOUTH TAMPA HOUSE CONCERTS (WESTSHORE/GANDY AREA) . RSVP'S NECESSARY. TO RSVP, EMAIL ME AT GSHOLLOWAY AT EMAIL DOT COM
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Azalea Park House Concerts/Orlando. I occasionally host a house concert at my mom’s home in Orlando. RSVP'S NECESSARY. TO RSVP, EMAIL ME AT GSHOLLOWAY AT EMAIL DOT COM
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FOFF. FRIENDS OF FLORIDA FOLK. www.foff.org  (I'm on the board and; as suchhelp plan occasional events.) 
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Best Laid Plans. Always check and make sure a concert is happening before showing up. Also,  please remember. RSVPs are required for the house concerts
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$12 advance.   $15 door.     
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  SoTpaHouseConcert:   Mon Mar 31 – Carli & Juli Kennedy.    www.cjkennedy.com
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 SoTpaHouseConcert:   SOLD OUT.   Thur Apr 3.  Shaun Hopper (Shaun’s appearance is connected to the “Concerts in Your Home” Listening Room Festival)   
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  SoTpaHouseConcert:   Tues Apr 15.   8 Ball Aitken. www.8ballaitken.com./ 
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Tuesday, September 03, 2013

Gloria's Music Blog #45 (updated 11/18/13)

I AM DIRECTLY INVOLVED W/THE BELOW CONCERTS/EVENTS - EITHER COORDINATING OR PRODUCING . THANKS A MILLION FOR HELPING KEEP THIS MUSIC ALIVE AND FLOURISHING. IF YOU'D LIKE TO RECEIVE EMAIL NOTICES OF "MY" CONCERTS, PLEASE SO ADVISE @ GSHOLLOWAY AT EMAIL DOT COM.

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UU DOME:  CONCERTS IN THE UU DOME, UNITARIAN UNIVERSALIST CHURCH OF TAMPA, 11400 MORRIS BRIDGE RD, TAMPA, FL 33637,  INFO: 813-988-8188
(CLICK ON Get Involved - then on Concerts)  PLEASE NOTE. YOU CAN PURCHASE TICKETS IN ADVANCE VIA THE CHURCH WEBSITE
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STHC. SOUTH TAMPA HOUSE CONCERTS (WESTSHORE/GANDY AREA) . RSVP'S NECESSARY. TO RSVP, EMAIL ME AT GSHOLLOWAY AT EMAIL DOT COM

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Azalea Park House Concerts/Orlando. I occasionally host a house concert at my mom’s home in Orlando. RSVP'S NECESSARY. TO RSVP, EMAIL ME AT GSHOLLOWAY AT EMAIL DOT COM
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FOFF. FRIENDS OF FLORIDA FOLK. www.foff.org  (I'm on the board and; as such
help plan occasional events.) 
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Best Laid Plans. Always check and make sure a concert is happening before showing up. Also,  please remember. RSVPs are required for the house concerts
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Sun Sep 8  2013 – Jonathan Byrd – South Tampa House Concert 

4:30 doors.   5:00 concert. 
"I thought I was listening to a young Doc Watson." Jay Moulin, Southeast Performer magazine
...a folk singer with the heart of a rock 'n' roll band.” — K. Oliver, Free Times.
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Jonathan Byrd “May the River Run Dry” video: http://youtu.be/IvbKeOYBLtY
Wed Sept 25 – Claude Bourbon – South Tampa House Concert  (you may not be familiar with him – trust me – he’s good –& he has a nice french accent ta-boot )
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 Sun Sept 29  2013  (UU Dome):    TENOR PAUL DIAZ COBO  (from Brandon)  + accompanist PARKER WILKSON (from Land O Lakes), a 15 year old piano prodigy . Parker will accompany Paul & will also perform four solo piano pieces.  PAUL & PARKER will be in Concert at the UU Dome.    They are both local musicians..    Paul made his Operatic debut at age 25 in 1989...  he has had leading roles in Pagliacci, La Forza del destino, Carmen, Tales of Hoffmann,La Boheme,  etc.    This will be Paul’s  3rd appearance at the UU Dome  & Parker’s first. 
A sample of Paul’s glorious singing:    http://www.youtube.com/user/PDCobo/videos         
Interesting story about Parker:    http://tbo.com/pasco-county/ivory-keys-to-success-583304
PROGRAM:
Vieni  Sul Mar (Come Towards the Sea)… Eduardo di Capua;  Silenzio Cantatore (Silent Singer)…G. Lama;  Piano Piece tba;  Munequita Linda (Beautiful Doll)….Maria Grever; Piano Piece tba;  Because…Guy d’ Hardelot;
Intermission;   Occhi Di Fata (Eyes of Fate)…L. Denza;  Niun Mi Tema (No One Fears Me)…Opera Otello, G. Verdi;  Piano Piece tba;  Te Quiero Morena (I Love You My Brunette)…Zarzuela El Trust de los Tenorios, J. Serrano;
Piano Piece tba;    Tu Ca Nun Chiagne (You Who Do Not Weep) ….E. De Curtis
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Thurs Oct 17 2013 – Jon Shain  - South Tampa House Concert   www.jonshain.com
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Sun Oct 20 2013 ERIC ANDERSEN..   4pm.  UU DOME.  $25 ticket   (thirsty boots) 
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 Tues Oct 29  2013– Andrew Calhoun -  South Tampa House Concert    http://www.waterbug.com/calhoun/index.html
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Sunday Nov 3 2013 -  JAMES KEELAGHAN w/Radoslav Lorkovich.
    UU Dome.    (fall back day – end daylight savings time – clock changing time  )  
Cold Missouri Waters :
(Hot off the presses – Radoslav Lorkovich (Rad) has been added as an opener for James Keelaghan at the UU Dome concert – on Nov 3rd.   How cool is that?   www.radoslavlorkovic.com
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Sun Nov 17 2013 – TIM and MYLES THOMPSON.   South Tampa House Concert.
  yep father and son are returning.  outstanding. amazing pickin’ and fiddlin’ and  harmonizing..    fun. quirky. 
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Sun Dec 8 2013  Friends of Florida Folk/UU Dome Holiday Concert.
at the UU Dome.   Featuring:    Bill Blymiller and Friends; Bing Futch, and  Southwind.        
http://www.uutampa.org/concerts 
  
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Tues Dec 10, 2013   -  PAUL GEREMIA (acoustic blues maestro)  South Tampa House Concert
" Paul is possibly the greatest living performer of the East Coast and Texas finger-picking and slide styles, six and twelve strings. Covers of Blind Willie McTell, Tampa Red, Lemon Jefferson, and Blind Blake (to name just a few) will raise the hair on your neck. John Hammond says he'd drive a thousand miles to see Paul play ..."          http://www.paulgeremia.org/index.html 
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 2014: peeking into next year:  TENTATIVES:   two back to back so tpa house concerts:   eric taylor/jan 21.   steve gillette and cindy mangsen/jan 22;   Veronika Jackson/Mar 5th;  The Kennedys/Mar 13th.  Shaun Hopper/Apr 3rd (as part of the Lisening Room Festival).    

STAY TUNED.    

Saturday, January 26, 2013

Gloria's Music Blog #44 (updated 6/06/13)


I AM DIRECTLY INVOLVED W/THE BELOW CONCERTS/EVENTS - EITHER COORDINATING OR PRODUCING . THANKS A MILLION FOR HELPING KEEP THIS MUSIC ALIVE AND FLOURISHING. IF YOU'D LIKE TO RECEIVE EMAIL NOTICES OF "MY" CONCERTS, PLEASE SO ADVISE @ GSHOLLOWAY AT EMAIL DOT COM.

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I've also started a 2nd blog: www.glorialovesmusic.blogspot.com   
It contains a little bit of different info than this one - altho there's some overlap.
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Gloria on Facebook

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UU DOME:  CONCERTS IN THE UU DOME, UNITARIAN UNIVERSALIST CHURCH OF TAMPA, 11400 MORRIS BRIDGE RD, TAMPA, FL 33637,  INFO: 813-988-8188
(CLICK ON Get Connected - then on Concerts)  PLEASE NOTE. YOU CAN PURCHASE TICKETS IN ADVANCE VIA THE CHURCH WEBSITE
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STHC. SOUTH TAMPA HOUSE CONCERTS (WESTSHORE/GANDY AREA) . RSVP'S NECESSARY. TO RSVP, EMAIL ME AT GSHOLLOWAY AT EMAIL DOT COM

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Azalea Park House Concerts/Orlando. I occasionally host a house concert at my mom’s home in Orlando. RSVP'S NECESSARY. TO RSVP, EMAIL ME AT GSHOLLOWAY AT EMAIL DOT COM

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FOFF. FRIENDS OF FLORIDA FOLK. www.foff.org  (I'm on the board and; as such
help plan occasional events.)  

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Best Laid Plans. Always check and make sure a concert is happening before showing up. Also,  please remember. RSVPs are required for the house concerts

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2013 Calendar  (latest update - june 6, 2013)


Wed Jan 30, 2013 - Small Potatoes/STHC 

Thur Feb 28, 2013 - Paul Sprawl/STHC
www.paulsprawl.com  
 This is a house concert - plus fundraiser for 6 year old Anna-Saphia Rogers

Thur Mar 7, 2013 -Pop Wagner  w/Fiddler Greg Holt opening   STHC  


www.popwagner.com      everybody loves singing cowboys - right?
an article about greg holt:
http://www.ticketsarasota.com/2012-02-15/section/the-local-original-the-fiddler-of-sarasota/


Thur Mar 14, 2013 -Bill Staines/STHC www.acousticmusic.com/staines/


Tues Mar 19, 2013 - Wil Maring and Robert Bowlin /STHC   

http://wilmaring.com/

Wed Mar 27, 2013 - Moonshine Holler/STHC www.reverbnation.com/moonshineholler

Sun Mar 31, 2013 - 2pm  Walter Strauss/UU DOME
                          out of this world music!
 www.walterstrauss.com
www.uutampa.org - click on get connected/concerts  


Thur Apr 4, 2013 -Sam Pacetti/STHC    http://www.sampacetti.com/
7pm doors.  7:30pm concert. 

Mon Apr 9 - Mean Mary/Azalea Park (Orlando) House Concert
7pm doors.  7:30pm concert.  (alas - this one was canceled) 
Wed Apr 24, 2013 - Charlie Morris/STHC     http://bluespages.com/charliemorris/
7pm doors.  7:30pm concert.   (tommy bell will accompany charlie) 

Thurs May 16, 2013   The Thompsons, Tim and Myles/STHC 
  father and son duo -  guitar/fiddle ..  good stuff.  AMAZING - CK 'EM OUT!!
7pm doors.  7:30pm concert. 
www.timthompsonguitar.com

UU DOME.   Sun May 19 -  12:45 pm.   An intro to  *Zora Neale Hurston featuring Phyllis McEwen.  This event is at the UU Dome (UU Church of Tampa).  Altho it isn't a concert,  there will be some songs included in the program.  Phyllis is an  actor-scholar, poet, and  educator who is well known throughout Florida for her wonderful theatrical portrayals of Zora.  It will  be presented in not only an informational/scholarly type context but will also include some of Phylls’ theatrical “in-character”  portrayals of Zora’s songs and stories.    The program, which will last approximately 45 minutes, will be followed by a talkback.  * Zora Neale Hurston (1891-1960) was from Eatonville, Florida.  Zora was a novelist, folklorist, and anthropologist whose fictional and factual accounts of Black heritage are unparalleled.    

Canceled.  Wed June 5, 2013    JUDY TAMPA AND  BUNCO SQUAD /STHC 
   CANCELED.    To be rescheduled for a later date. 
www.tampabay.com/blogs/soundcheck/content/artist-day-judy-tampa-and-bunko-squad/2051172     

Wed, July 17, 2013  JERRY SALLEY/ STHC  
7pm doors.   7:30pm concert.
 Is there any Down Home Country Music being written today?  As a matter of fact -YES!.   Jerry Salley is doing  that very thing!   NOT ONLY IS HE WRITING IT - HE'S SINGING IT!   
http://www.jerrysalley.com

Thurs, Aug 15, 2013   BRENDAN NOLAN /STHC
7pm doors.   7:30pm concert.
to know him is to love him. such a sweetheart.  p.s.  he's a heck of an Irish musician taboot!  
http://www.brendannolan.com/

Wed Aug 28, 2013  MICHAEL SMITH/ STHC
7pm doors.  7:30pm concert.
http://michaelpetersmith.com/
Per Mike Regenstreif, Folk Roots/Folk Branches:
If “The Dutchman” were the only song Michael Smith ever wrote, I’d put him on my list of great songwriters. But Michael has consistently written many great songs over the past 40 years or so and cemented his place on the list many times over.

Wed Sept 25, 2013 -  Claude Bourbon    STHC
ah. claude. fab guitar. vocals (with a French accent).. delightful.

Thur Oct 17, 2013 - JON SHAIN     STHC
outstanding veteran singer-songwriter/guitarist who’s been turning heads for years with his words, his fiery acoustic guitar work, and his musical style -- combining improvised Piedmont Blues with bluegrass, swing, and ragtime


Sun Oct 20, 2013
UU DOME.   Sun Oct 20, 2013  ERIC ANDERSEN at the UU DOME (UU Church of Tampa)
 concert is at 4 pm.   (note - 4pm) .   Yep - it's ERIC ANDERSEN (Thirsty Boots
http://www.ericandersen.com/

 Sun Nov 3, 2013 
UU DOME.   Sun Nov 3, 2013  -JAMES KEELAGHAN at the UU DOME (UU Church of Tampa)
daylight savings time ends today.  it's "fall back day"    concert is at 3pm  (note - 3pm) 
http://www.woodenshipproductions.com/index.php/james-keelaghan 

Add'l concerts TBA - Stay Tuned
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Thursday, December 13, 2012

Gloria's Music Blog #43



I AM DIRECTLY INVOLVED W/THE BELOW CONCERTS/EVENTS - EITHER COORDINATING OR PRODUCING . THANKS A MILLION FOR HELPING KEEP THIS MUSIC ALIVE AND FLOURISHING. IF YOU'D LIKE TO RECEIVE EMAIL NOTICES OF "MY" CONCERTS, PLEASE SO ADVISE @ GSHOLLOWAY AT EMAIL DOT COM.

I've also started a 2nd blog: www.glorialovesmusic.blogspot.com   
It contains a little bit of different info than this one - altho there's some overlap.

Gloria on Facebook

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UU DOME:  CONCERTS IN THE UU DOME, UNITARIAN UNIVERSALIST CHURCH OF TAMPA, 11400 MORRIS BRIDGE RD, TAMPA, FL 33637,  INFO: 813-988-8188
(CLICK ON Get Connected - then on Concerts)  PLEASE NOTE. YOU CAN PURCHASE TICKETS IN ADVANCE VIA THE CHURCH WEBSITE
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STHC. SOUTH TAMPA HOUSE CONCERTS (WESTSHORE/GANDY AREA) . RSVP'S NECESSARY. TO RSVP, EMAIL ME AT GSHOLLOWAY AT EMAIL DOT COM
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Azalea Park House Concerts/Orlando. I occasionally host a house concert at my mom’s home in Orlando. RSVP'S NECESSARY. TO RSVP, EMAIL ME AT GSHOLLOWAY AT EMAIL DOT COM
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FOFF. FRIENDS OF FLORIDA FOLK. www.foff.org  (I'm on the board and; as such
help plan occasional events.)  
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Best Laid Plans. Always check and make sure a concert is happening before showing up. Also, please remember. RSVPs are required for the house concerts
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STHC: Wed Dec 19, 2012. 8pm. Paul Geremia
Santa’s arriving early and bringing us the blues – the good blues.
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Peeking ahead to 2013:  (note: there have been changes since earlier postings) 
Sat  Jan 12 - a Friends of Florida Folk  event at the Hideaway Cafe
in St Pete.  "The Two Grants (Grant Peeples and Grant Livingston);
The Yin and Yang of Folk Music" 
   www.grantpeeples.com/   www.grantlivingston.com/  www.hideawaycafe.biz/ www.foff.org 

Sun Jan 13, 2013- Kim and Reggie Harris/STHC   www.kimandreggie.com/

Thurs Jan 17, 2013 -THIS IS CANCELLED. Still on the Hill/STHC     www.stillonthehill.com
Tues Jan 22, 2013 - Eric Taylor
Wed Jan 30, 2013  - Small Potatoes 

Thur Mar 14, 2013 -Bill Staines/STHC    www.acousticmusic.com/staines/

Wed Mar 27, 2013 - Moonshine Holler/STHC     www.reverbnation.com/moonshineholler

Tues May 14, 2013 (tent) The Thompsons, Tim and Myles/STHC   www.flatpik.com/instructors/tim-thompson     www.timthompsonguitar.com


Friday, August 31, 2012

Gloria's Music Blog #42 (updated Nov 27, 2012)


I AM DIRECTLY INVOLVED W/THE BELOW CONCERTS/EVENTS - EITHER COORDINATING OR PRODUCING . THANKS A MILLION FOR HELPING KEEP THIS MUSIC ALIVE AND FLOURISHING. IF YOU'D LIKE TO RECEIVE EMAIL NOTICES OF "MY" CONCERTS, PLEASE SO ADVISE @ GSHOLLOWAY AT EMAIL DOT COM.


I've also started a 2nd blog: www.glorialovesmusic.blogspot.com   
It contains a little bit of different info than this one - altho there's some overlap.

Gloria on Facebook

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UU DOME. CONCERTS IN THE UU DOME, UNITARIAN UNIVERSALIST CHURCH OF TAMPA, 11400 MORRIS BRIDGE RD, TAMPA, FL 33637,  INFO: 813-988-8188
(CLICK ON Get Connected - then on Concerts)  PLEASE NOTE. YOU CAN PURCHASE TICKETS IN ADVANCE VIA THE CHURCH WEBSITE
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STHC. SOUTH TAMPA HOUSE CONCERTS (WESTSHORE/GANDY AREA) . RSVP'S NECESSARY. TO RSVP, EMAIL ME AT GSHOLLOWAY AT EMAIL DOT COM
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Azalea Park House Concerts/Orlando. I occasionally host a house concert at my mom’s home in Orlando. RSVP'S NECESSARY. TO RSVP, EMAIL ME AT GSHOLLOWAY AT EMAIL DOT COM
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FOFF. FRIENDS OF FLORIDA FOLK. www.foff.org  (I'm on the board and; as such
help plan occasional events.)  
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Best Laid Plans. Always check and make sure a concert is happening before showing up. Also, please remember. RSVPs are required for the house concerts
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2012 CALENDAR:
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STHC: Wed Sep 26, 2012. 8pm. Doug MacLeod
acclaimed acoustic bluesman – story teller
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UU DOME: Sun Sept 30, 2012. 3pm. Jazz. The LMN Trio
(John Lamb, Denise Moore, Nate Najar)
in a tribute to Joe Pass and Ella Fitzgerald
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UU DOME: Sun Oct 7, 2012. 3pm.
Larry Mangum and The Cowboy Orchestra.
Guest Emcee is Wackie Jackie (WMNF DJ)
Mr Wackie is the host of the Tues Morning WMNF (88.5 FM radio)
 “Early Bird Wake-Up Show” which is dedicated to
 Country Classic Music.  
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Oiml6pkHpg&feature=relmfu
 Friends of Florida Folk &  The UU Church of Tampa are
co-sponsoring this concert. 
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Orlando/Azalea Park House Concerts:
Wed Oct 10, 8pm. Phil Lee
And a fine time will be had by all
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THIS IS A NEW DATE (rescheduled from 10/16)
STHC: Wed Oct 17, 2012.  8pm. Doug Adamz
with Mean Mary Opening.
http://www.dougadamz.com
meanmary.com/index.html
fab guitar. story teller. delightful.
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UU DOME: Sun Nov 4, 2012. 3pm
NOTE: Daylight Saving Time ends TODAY. ( fall back)
 David Massengill and Rod MacDonald (double bill)
David's Bio
http://www.rodmacdonald.net/

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UU DOME: Sun Nov 25, 2012. 3pm.
Richard DiPietra stars in “I Am A Cuban Sandwich"
written by Richard and Mary Ellen DiPietra.
A bit of recorded music is included in this 1-man, 1-act
theatrical performance;  however, it isn't a musical.
www.uutampa.org  click on get connected/ concerts (info is on the concert page
even tho it isn't a concert.) 
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Orlando/Azalea Park House Concerts:
Thur Nov 29.  8 pm.  Laurie McClain and  Karen Mal.
   Maybe Maddie Sovern will open
 www.facebook.com/madelyn.sovern?fref=ts
And a fine time will be had by all
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STHC: Thur Dec 6, 2012. 8pm.  ELLIS

NOTE:  This is Ellis Delaney
 (not to be confused w/a different Ellis)
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STHC: Wed Dec 19, 2012. 8pm. Paul Geremia

Santa’s arriving early and bringing us the blues – the good blues.
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Peeking ahead to 2013:

Sat  Jan 12 - a Friends of Florida Folk  event at the Hideaway Cafe
in St Pete.  "The Two Grants (Grant Peeples and Grant Livingston);
The Yin and Yang of Folk Music" 
   www.grantpeeples.com/   www.grantlivingston.com/  www.hideawaycafe.biz/ www.foff.org 

Sun Jan 13- Kim and Reggie Harris/STHC   www.kimandreggie.com/

Tues Jan 22 -  Eric Taylor/STHC   www.bluerubymusic.com/

Thurs Jan 31 - Marshall Chapman/STHC   www.tallgirl.com/   en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marshall_Chapman

 Thurs Feb 7 - John Wort Hannam and Scott the Fiddler - venue tba;  www.johnworthannam.com/

Fri  Mar 15 -Bill Staines/STHC    www.acousticmusic.com/staines/

Wed Mar 27 - Moonshine Holler/STHC     www.reverbnation.com/moonshineholler

Tues May 14 (tent) The Thompsons, Tim & Myles/STHC   www.flatpik.com/instructors/tim-thompson    www.timthompsonguitar.com
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