Folk/Celtic Music Series 6th Anniversary and Pickin' Party

You are invited to the notloB Open House and Pickin' Party - Celebrating Six Years and 100 Concerts, Sunday, June 3 at the historic Loring-Greenough House in Jamaica Plain.

It all began June 2, 2007, with Sometymes Why (Ruthy Ungar Merenda, Kristin Andreassen and Aoife O'Donovan). Six years and 99 concerts later the series continues. Thanks to all who have made this all possible!
Ed Stanley and the Jamaica Plain Tuesday Club (owners of the Loring-Greenough House).
Naiomi Arenburg and Brad Paul, producer/hosts of "Folk on WGBH", who had many notloB artists on their former programs before Saturday night concerts.
Park Avenue Congregational Church, Arlington
Randy Winchester and the Clarendon Hill Presbyterian Church, Somerville
The Jackson Homestead, Newton
Bettie Walker of Unity Somerville.
Dana Westover (sound at Unity).
Sweet Finnish Bakery
Fiores Bakery
JP Licks
All the volunteers
Alll the artists
All the patrons.

No reservations are required, just come by any time between 3 and 7pm to see some very special musical surprises. Bring an instrument to jam!

A donation of $5-10+ is requested, with the proceeds going to the Jamaica Plain Tuesday Club.
Please bring cheese plate, fruit or dessert to share.
Because the Loring-Greenough House is a beautiful 262 year old historic museum, we ask that only very well behaved children be brought inside. Those under 13 must be accompanied by an adult.

1 06/02/07 LGH Sometymes Why
2 06/09/07 LGH Mike & Ruthy Merenda w/ Torey Adler
3 06/20/07 LGH Sharon Lewis & Rose Polenzani
4 07/20/07 LGH Danielle Miraglia & Tom Bianchi w/ Brendan Hogan
5 08/11/07 LGH Dave Carter Tribute - Adam Sweeney, Eric McDonald, Beth DeSombre, Ryan FitzSimmons, Dana Price & Chris Thompson
6 08/18/07 LGH Geoff Bartley w/ Eliza Blue
7 09/21/07 LGH Brian Webb
8 10/06/07 LGH Dennis Brennan w/ Mary Lou Ferrante
9 10/20/07 LGH Teresa Storch & Lenore
10 11/02/07 LGH Rowan Brothers w/ Eric McDonald
11 11/10/07 LGH Kristin Cifelli w/ Carrie Cheron
12 11/17/07 LGH Mare Wakefield & Dan Gonzalez
13 12/15/07 LGH Jud Caswell & Pat Wictor
14 12/22/07 LGH Bob Franke
15 01/19/08 LGH Jon Shain w/ Robin O'Herin
16 02/09/08 DC Benefit for VFP: Chuck Williams, Beth DeSombre, Lenny Soloman Band, Michael Troy)
17 02/29/08 LGH Kristin Andreassen with Laura Cortese & Tristan Clarridge
18 03/01/08 LGH Ryan Fitzsimmons & Greg Klyma
19 03/15/08 LGH Lissa Schneckenburger featuring Matt Heatonand Corey DiMario
20 03/22/08 LGH The Tornado Rider Band (Rushad Eggleston & Gabriel Cazes) w/ The Accident That Led Me to the World
21 04/05/08 LGH Chris Merenda & Adam Sweeney
22 04/19/08 LGH Hungrytown (Rebecca Hall & Ken Anderson) w/ Molly Pinto-Madigan
23 05/03/08 LGH Tripping Lily
24 05/17/08 LGH Alastair Moock
25 06/20/08 LGH Flynn
26 06/28/08 LGH Mike & Ruthy Merenda & special guest Lyn Hardy
27 08/13/08 JD Dave Carter Tribute - Chris Thompson, Beth DeSombre, Ryan FitzSimmons, special guest Eric Lee
28 09/20/08 CHPC John Flynn & Greg Greenway
29 11/01/08 CHPC The Folk Brothers
30 11/15/08 CHPC Mary McCaslin & Geoff Bartley
31 01/31/09 CHPC Sacred Shakers w/ Mark Brine
32 02/28/09 CHPC The Hanneke Cassel Band, featuring Ari Friedman and Christopher Lewis w/ Fionnuala O'Donovan
33 03/28/09 CHPC Bob Franke & Martin Grosswendt
34 04/11/09 PACC Broken Blossoms & Folk Arts Quartet
35 05/09/09 PACC Joy Kills Sorrow & The Boston Boys
36 05/16/09 Jackson Homestead Newton Celtic seisiún led by Sean Smith, featuring Katie McNally & Doug Lamey
37 05/23/09 PACC FRFF "most wanted" showcase Abi Tapia and BMUZ
38 06/05/09 US Spider John Koerner w/ Elizabeth Butters
39 06/19/09 Jackson Homestead Brendan Hogan & Frank Morey
40 07/10/09 US The Jay Ungar & Molly Mason Family Band
41 07/11/09 Jackson Homestead Mary Lou Ferrante & US Sam
42 08/15/09 Jackson Homestead Tim Mason & Tom Begich
43 09/11/09 US Jonathan Byrd, Greg Klyma & Anthony DaCosta
44 10/03/09 US Malinky w/ Matching Orange
45 10/10/09 Jackson Homestead Mark Brine
46 10/25/09 GHC Marylou Ferrante
47 11/06/09 US Lissa Schneckenburger Band w/ Ari and Mia Friedman
48 11/21/09 Jackson Homestead Claudia Nygaard
49 11/22/09 GHC Claudia Nygaard
50 12/04/09 US Jeremy Kittel Band (featuring Tristan Clarridge, Simon Chrisman and Bodek Janke)
51 12/12/09 Jackson Homestead David Massengill
52 12/13/09 GHC David Massengill
53 01/29/10 Jackson Homestead Jim Infantino
54 01/23/10 US Blue Moose and the Unbuttoned Zippers
55 02/12/10 US A benefit for the New England Folk Music Archives, featuring Sam Weiser
56 02/25/10 GHC Sarah McQuaid
57 03/07/10 Jackson Homestead Geoff Bartley
58 03/12/10 US Red Hot Blacktop w/ Matching Orange
59 03/14/10 GHC Lucky 13
60 04/11/10 Jackson Homestead Hannah Sanders and Liz Simmons
61 04/17/10 LGH Tri
62 05/01/10 US Tao Rodriguez-Seeger Band
63 05/15/10 LGH Jim Hurst
64 06/04/10 US Long Time Courting
65 08/13/10 US Folk Arts Quartet
66 09/08/10 LGH Jenee Halstead & Robby Hecht
67 09/17/10 LGH Tashina Clarridge & Jefferson Hamer
68 09/18/10 US Tornado Rider
69 09/24/10 US Ben Powell Quartet
70 10/01/10 US Andrew McKnight
72 10/27/10 LGH David Rovics
73 11/05/10 US Guy Mendilow Band
74 11/06/10 LGH Tony Bird
75 12/04/10 LGH Julie Metcalf and Mariel Vandersteel
76 02/05/11 LGH Stash Wyslouch & Andy Reiner
77 03/04/11 US Chasing Blue & Joe's Truck Stop
78 03/19/11 LGH John Roberts & Debra Cowan
79 04/08/11 US The Bee Eaters
80 05/07/11 US Tornado Rider
81 05/13/11 LGH Bread and Bones
82 09/23/11 US Kyle Carey
83 10/20/11 LGH Flynn Cohen & the Deadstring Ensemble: featuring John McGann, Matt Heaton, and Danny Noveck
84 02/04/12 LGH Julie Metcalf and Andy Reiner
85 02/17/12 US Kimberly Fraser, Brian Conway & Mark Simos
86 03/02/12 LGH Katie McNally & Eric McDonald
87 04/12/12 LGH Darol Anger & Emy Phelps w/ special guest Sharon Gilchrist
88 05/23/12 LGH Jim Hurst
89 08/17/12 LGH Sandra Wong & Ross Martin
90 10/10/12 LGH Richard Wood & Gordon Belsher
91 11/01/12 LGH Keith Murphy & Becky Tracy
92 11/08/12 LGH Mike + Ruthy
93 12/08/12 LGH August Watters and Jose Lezcano
94 01/18/13 LGH Katie McNally & Eric McDonald
95 02/18/13 Watertown B. Hass, N. Haas, L. Henley & K. Zakula
96 02/23/13 LGH Fellswater
97 03/09/12 LGH Bronwyn Keith-Hynes, Catherine Bowness and George Clements
98 04/19/13 LGH Dakota Dave Hull
99 04/21/13 W Paul Geremia
[masked]/17/13 LGH Joey Abarta, Paddy League and Jackie O'Riley, with special guest Nathan Gourley
[masked]/02/13 LGH 6th Year Anniversary Open House

Thanks all, you are beautiful!
Jeff Boudreau

p.s. Please join us in acknowledging two beloved notloB artists who have passed away, Jack Hardy and John McGann. May they rest in peace. This ongoing series is dedicated to their memory.

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