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The FolkWorks Calendar is a comprehensive listings of folk/roots/trad related events. The listing includes both live and virtual concerts, dances, festivals, and more.

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OCTOBER TREATS! Blues harp great Michael Fell

Barbara Morrison Performing Arts Center 4305 Degnan Blvd. #101, Los Angeles, CA

OCTOBER TREATS! Great shows coming in October - Monday Blues Concerts at Barbara Morrison's place. The Blues happens here! Monday, October 4, we present harmonica great Michael Fell. If you love the blues harp, Michael will satisfy. Ahead on Mondays in October, 8:00: 10/4 Red Hot and Cool Blues guitarist Henry Carvajal 10/11 Blues harp […]

$10.00
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Rolly Brown

Virtual Event Virtual Event

Rolly Brown is a guitarist living in Bucks County PA. He has been a Nat’l Guitar Fingerpicking Champion and a Philadelphia Music Award nominee. Over a long and checkered musical career, he has been a solo performer, sideman, studio musician, radio producer, and teacher. His musical passions have included folk, blues, jazz, swing, bluegrass, and […]

Virtual Event

Ken O’Malley at The Auld Dubliner

The Auld Dubliner 71 South Pine Ave, Long Beach, CA

A true ambassador of Irish culture, he infuses every performance with the rich history of his native land and audiences quickly become engaged with his compelling stories. One show producer put it this way: “He holds nothing back. Whether singing a passionate ballad, playing a solo on the mandolin, or explaining the gloriously sad history […]

Free
Virtual Event

Jo Freya: Online Instrumental Ensemble 20

Online Instrumental Ensemble 20: Tunes from Blowzabella album ´Vanilla´ Four-week course beginning on Thursday 16th September 2021 Minimum donation £40 Often described as ´iconic´, the Blowzabella album ´Vanilla´ has some amazing tunes on it. In this course, we will look at four tunes over the four weeks. This is not about reproducing Blowzabella arrangements, but […]

$40
Virtual Event

Rolly Brown

Virtual Event Virtual Event

Rolly Brown is a guitarist living in Bucks County PA. He has been a Nat’l Guitar Fingerpicking Champion and a Philadelphia Music Award nominee. Over a long and checkered musical career, he has been a solo performer, sideman, studio musician, radio producer, and teacher. His musical passions have included folk, blues, jazz, swing, bluegrass, and […]

Croce Plays Croce – Montalvo Arts Center

Montalvo Arts Center 15400 Montalvo Road, Saratoga, CA

Tour name: Croce Plays Croce - Montalvo Arts Center A.J. Croce performs Croce Plays Croce, a special night of music featuring a complete set of classics by his late father Jim Croce, some of his own tunes, and songs that influenced both him and his father. This special event features such timeless songs as “Operator,” […]

$66 – $73
Virtual Event

Ken O’Malley at The Whale and Ale San Pedro

The Whale and Ale 327 W. 7th St., San Pedro, CA

A true ambassador of Irish culture, he infuses every performance with the rich history of his native land and audiences quickly become engaged with his compelling stories. One show producer put it this way: “He holds nothing back. Whether singing a passionate ballad, playing a solo on the mandolin, or explaining the gloriously sad history […]

Free

Bill Staines (Live in Seattle + online)

Phinney Center Concert Hall 6532 Phinney Ave, Seattle, WA
Virtual Event Hybrid Event

For over forty years, Bill Staines has traveled back and forth across North America, delighting audiences at festivals, colleges, concerts, and coffeehouses. Some of his better known songs include A Place in the Choir, River, Roseville Fair, and Sweet Wyoming Home.  His songs are slices of Americana, ranging from stories of prairie people of the Midwest to […]

$12 – $22

Croce Plays Croce – Gallo Center for the Arts

Gallo Center for the Arts 1000 I Street, Modesto, CA

Tour name: Croce Plays Croce - Gallo Center for the Arts Today, a new generation of listeners might not know Jim Croce, a golden-voiced everyman, a singer-songwriter-guitarist who died too soon, leaving one of pop music's most beautiful and memorable ballads (written for his son A.J.) in his wake. Croce Plays Croce pays homage to […]

$29 – $59

Alasdair Fraser & Natalie Haas in Nevada City, CA

Nevada Theatre, Nevada City, CA 401 Broad St, Nevada City, CA

The musical partnership between consummate performer Alasdair Fraser, "the Michael Jordan of Scottish fiddling", and brilliant Californian cellist Natalie Haas spans the full spectrum between intimate chamber music and ecstatic dance energy. Over the last 20 years of creating a buzz at festivals and concert halls across the world, they have truly set the standard for […]

Virtual Event

Rolly Brown

Virtual Event Virtual Event

Rolly Brown is a guitarist living in Bucks County PA. He has been a Nat’l Guitar Fingerpicking Champion and a Philadelphia Music Award nominee. Over a long and checkered musical career, he has been a solo performer, sideman, studio musician, radio producer, and teacher. His musical passions have included folk, blues, jazz, swing, bluegrass, and […]

Virtual Scottish Fiddle Workshop with Ewen Henderson

Virtual Event Virtual Event

Virtual Fiddle Workshop with Ewen Henderson Learn the tune of the month that all of your friends will be playing!  Join us for Ewen Henderson’s Sunday brunch fiddle class on October 17th from 10:30am-12pm PST on Zoom. Ewen will be teaching a fantastic original tune in a fun and informal virtual atmosphere. The tune will […]

$15