Coffee House Concert Series

Tickets: $10 for members, $15 GA (please call for member discount).
Includes FREE coffee, tea, and desserts (BYOB – corkscrew & glasses provided)
7:30pm – open mic, 8:00pm – featured performer. Advance ticket purchase is recommended!


Saturday, January 17
Heidi Hayes 
(Cabaret)

A voice and a piano is all that’s needed for a great evening of cabaret with Heidi Hayes. Known for her warmth, wit and versatility, Heidi will present songs and stories from her travels through life and around the world, as well as beloved tunes from the Great American Songbook. Sharing laughter, joy and bittersweet memories, Heidi’s special voice and heart speak to everyone.

 


Saturday, February 14
Andrea Carlson and the Love Police!
(Retro Jazz)

Don’t miss this special Valentine’s show! Andrea’s music is not only refreshing, but it is Retro, Jazzy, Bluesy, Romantic and fun! She enchants with sultry and playful vocals and melodies that sound like they belong in the American Songbook, but with her own unique spin: “quick and witty, in the vein of Cole Porter.”
 


Saturday, March 7
Belfast Connection 
(Irish Folk)

Belfast Connection is a three-piece band featuring Joe Hughes on vocals, mandolin, banjo and guitar, Frank Reed on vocals, bass and guitar and Charles Kadyk on Fiddle. They infuse each performance with energy as they tell the story of Ireland and her people, performing a wide collection of well known Irish pub songs, tunes and ballads that invite you to dance and sing along


Saturday, April 18
Will Paynter, Jay Popky, and Paul Downie of SONOMA SOUND 
(Folk)
SONOMA SOUND plays a sonic tapestry of original roots music with threads of Americana, Blues, Dub, Folk, Jazz, and World rhythms. Their eclectic performance consists of conscious lyrics sung over steady rhythms and wandering melodies. SONOMA SOUND has performed at many music venues and festivals and recently opened for Latin Grammy winner Jorge Drexler at World Cafe Live & Grammy winners Los Lobos at the Sellersville Theater. Check them out online at www.sonomasound.com.

 


Saturday, May 9
Homegrown String Band 
(Folk)
Come join us for an evening of high energy American music performed by this family trio! The Homegrown String Band has been entertaining audiences around the country since 1997.  The band excites and delights its audiences using a sonic palette of mountain dulcimer, guitar, mandolin, ukulele, banjo, jawharp, and doumbek to paint a picture of an American musical soundscape that ranges from ancient ballads of the British Isles to blues and bluegrass of the twentieth century.


Saturday, June 13
Casey Alvarez 
(Folk)
Since arriving in Philadelphia in 2009, Casey has become well-known for his melodic tunes and blues influenced guitar work. With comparisons to everyone from Billy Joel to Eric Clapton and Jonny Lang, his musical range is unquestioned and continues to expand by the day. Casey is the Grand Prize Winner of the Philadelphia Songwriter Project, played Firefly Music Festival, and has headlined shows at the Tin Angel and World Cafe Live. His debut album is available now at www.caseyalvarez.com.