Family friendly, the band can include interactive songs that engage kids as well as adults. This free Summer Sundays concert series will continue through August 31, 2003 featuring a different artist or group for each concert. As often happens around the holidays, some audience members have canceled due to schedule conflicts. Timeless melodies and heartfelt lyrics are laced tightly together creating a musical experience rich with history, steeped in tradition and performed with character and exuberance! But there's also a modern edge to the music which resembles the neo-bluegrass style of Alison Krauss or EmmyLou Harris. Carol Harley has retired from the band and is enjoying being a grandma! The location was easy to find and the parking was great for our large group.
Upon inquiring whether The Barn Birds could do a house concert for us, we were directed to John Laird at The Americana Agency. They are so relaxing for a tense day. The four women have enjoyed a full-time performance schedule since June 2000 with over 200 performances each year. Misty River Band from Portland Oregon, played a blend of folk, country and blue grass at the Les Schwab Amphitheater in the Old Mill District along the Deschutes River. We chose the Whispering River Resort to hold our end of basketball season banquet.
But the 12-song album is also graced with exquisite lead vocals and distinctive combinations of accordion, fiddle, guitar, banjo, piano, ukulele and upright bass. The staff was very friendly and accommodating. I'm looking for Merle Haggard-My Love Affair with Trains-1976 vintage. Our kids enjoyed swimming in the river and the pool. After seven years together, 2004 has marked a monumental year for the band.
They went above and beyond and we will be back! Spellbinding stuff as usual from Misty River! Tim knew Chris from Portland, Oregon and heard her perform many times with the Misty River Band and with other musicians over the years — including Jonathan Byrd. My two favorites, Cradle Hymn and In the Bleak Midwinter, are incredibly beautiful in both the vocals and the instruments. Misty Rivers popularity grows steadily. Misty River has also met challenges this year. I have all their albums. Not surprisingly, the individual talent of Misty River members is being recognized by industry leaders.
The songs can fire you up or calm you down. The four women of Misty River are most well known for their compelling vocal harmony. The women play bluegrass, traditional and original songs, as well as combinations of country and gospel and folk music. Thank you Robert Ellen One of the best that I have! She and multi-instrumentalist Joe Overton will be doing four shows before Christmas starting with Chestnut House Concerts on the 18th and then heading north to New York for the remaining shows. Bluegrass Festivals include Wintergrass, Mt.
We have room for about 4 more so if that means you, give us a call, text or email tlehman9 gmail. Just the thing to stretch your legs, do a little wildlife watching or just relax and listen to the birds chirping. Please see our calendar and bios page for information on guest artist s with whom we will be performing. The bluegrass band, which features Deward Huie on banjo and lead vocals, will take the stage at 7 p. The results are wonderfully enchanting. The connection with John led us to other great artists for our house concert series including and , This summer we had the privilege of meeting John at the Red Wing Roots Festival in Virginia, and again at Grey Fox in upstate New York.
The Iredell Arts Council is located in the old jail in downtown Statesville, 203 S. If it bugs you, just turn down your sound. You might hear historical secrets and local lore woven into the music. Our beautiful grounds include thousands of feet of access to the Little River as well as over forty acres of recreational land. Grammy award-winning guitarist Doug Smith lends his talents to two of the tracks.
These ladies, like the music they play, are worth celebrating. It is located in the foot of the Smokies and so close to everything. Learn More Call 704-873-6100 or visit www. There is nothing quite as mollifying as a multitude of sweet voices laced tightly together with perfect pitch and the harmonies of emotion. For more information about Misty River visit www. Misty Mamas released their new cd, Come On Home in May 2018! We look forward to returning in the future.
From their humble beginnings at an open mic in 1997, Misty River has built a large and enthusiastic following and become one of the most popular bands from the region. The event center was very clean, spacious and equipped to meet the needs of our group of 100+. The band got its name from Carol Harley, founding member of the Misty Mamas and the very popular local Americana Band, Misty River. Eager to connect with their audience, the Misty Mamas tailor performances that not only entertain but educate as well. Huie, an original member of the band, will be joined by Bud Martin on Kimble mandolins, Dwight Burks on fiddle, Ronnie Moore on guitar and Josh Myers on bass. This side of the Smokies is known as the peaceful and quiet side. .