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March 2019

Rambling Bluegrass Jam (Beaverton)

March 18 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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except Christmas day
Papa’s Pizza Parlor 15700 N.W. Blueridge Drive Beaverton, OR 97006 (503) 531-7220, 15700 N.W. Blueridge Drive
Beaverton, OR 97006 United States
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Intermediate bluegrass jam session in banquet room.  Celebrating our 15th year at this location (2017).

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Bluegrass Jam in McMinnville

March 19 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

Trade Steet Taphouse, 510 S Trade St.
Amity, 97101 United States
Free

Informal bluegrass jam every Tuesday night from 7-9:30ish.  All levels are welcome.

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Jon Cooper Bluegrass Jam

March 19 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating until June 16, 2020

La Sierra Mexican Grill, 1111 Oregon 99W
Dundee, OR 97115 United States
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An open bluegrass and old time country jam is held at La Sierra Mexican Grill in Dundee Oregon on the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of each month.  This jam is dedicated to the memory of Jon Cooper who kicked it off many years ago, but passed on himself in 2015.  The pickers average intermediate in skill level, but the jam is open and encouraging to all skill levels. Please contact Steve Edward (stephene47@frontier.com, ph: 503-664-6351), Ron Taylor (ron@taylorpaintingof portland.com) ,…

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Beaverton Jam

March 20 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 30, 2020

Round Table Pizza, 10150 S.W. Beaverton-Hillsdale Hwy
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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Intermediate-level jam!

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The Lillian Sawyer Band Plays Bluegrass Wednesday at the Annex of Gastro Mania 7PM

March 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Gastro Mania Annex, 7850 SW Capitol Hwy
Portland, OR 97219 United States
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$5

Bluegrass Wednesday’s continues March 20  with the Lillian Sawyer Band at the Annex of Gastro Mania in Multnomah village. 7-9PM. $5 cover. Lillian Sawyer and her band had a very successful sh0w when they played here in November. I've had many requests to have then return so here they are! The Lillian Sawyer Band, led by local fiddler and Berklee College of Music alumnus Lily Sawyer, is a supergroup made up of some of Portland’s best and hottest pickers. Joining her on…

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Courtyard Bluegrass Jam

March 21 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Weekly
White Eagle Saloon OR United States + Google Map
Free

Open, all level jam, every Thursday from 4:00 -6:00 PM at The White Eagle.

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Taborgrass Class & Jam

March 23 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Waverly UCC, Waverly UCC Corner of Southeast 33rd and SE Woodward 3300 SE Woodward Street
Portland, OR 97202 United States
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$15

10:00 am – 1:00 pm Taborgrass Bluegrass Class and Jam is held every Saturday at Waverly UCC, 3300 SE Woodward St. (Corner of Southeast 33rd and SE Woodward) in Portland. For all instruments. No registration required. Drop-ins welcome. Class admission is $15, but we encourage all Taborgrassers – of all skill levels – to come and jam! We have plenty of room for jams in our new location. If you’re coming only to jam, we ask for a $5 donation…

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Columbia River Brewing Jam

March 24 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday, repeating until January 3, 2021

COLUMBIA RIVER BREWING, 1728 NE 40TH AVE
PORTLAND, OR 97212
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FREE

Formerly O'Neill Pub and Turn Key Bluegrass Jam. Open to all ages and levels with beginner-friendly core of intermediate players, good vibes, good food, full bar.

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Clackamas/Happy Valley String Along Jam: 2nd & 4th Sundays 2:15 – 5:00 pm

March 24 @ 2:15 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 2:15pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until December 20, 2020

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Bluegrass and more. Happy Valley Library (Community Room) 13793 SE Sieben Park Way, Happy Valley, OR 97015. Located off Sunnyside Rd. at SE 147th. Look for the signboard on the sidewalk near the library. For information, contact Charlie:  mels677@aol.com

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True North Duo at Songwriters in the Round – Bit House Saloon

March 24 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Bit House Saloon, 727 SE Grand Ave.
Portland, OR 97214 United States
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$15

True North duo Kristen and Dan join 3 other Portland-area musicians for an evening of songwriters in the round. Doors open at 6:30. Music starts at 7:30.  Advance tickets $15 (plus service charge) at: https://sitrpdx.brownpapertickets.com/

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Sam Hill Plays Bluegrass Wednesday at the Annex of Gastro Mania

March 27 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Gastro Mania Annex, 7850 SW Capitol Hwy
Portland, OR 97219 United States
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$5

Bluegrass Wednesday’s continues March 27  with Sam Hill at the Annex of Gastro Mania in Multnomah village. 7-9PM. $5 cover. Portland based Sam Hill was a perennial favorite amongst bluegrass music fans here in the Pacific Northwest for about a dozen years until their breakup at the beginning of 2005. Three critically acclaimed CD’s chock full of impressive, traditional sounding original songs, as well as exciting stage shows, had helped boost the group’s popularity and brought them to many of the West…

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Taborgrass Class & Jam

March 30 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Waverly UCC, Waverly UCC Corner of Southeast 33rd and SE Woodward 3300 SE Woodward Street
Portland, OR 97202 United States
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$15

10:00 am – 1:00 pm Taborgrass Bluegrass Class and Jam is held every Saturday at Waverly UCC, 3300 SE Woodward St. (Corner of Southeast 33rd and SE Woodward) in Portland. For all instruments. No registration required. Drop-ins welcome. Class admission is $15, but we encourage all Taborgrassers – of all skill levels – to come and jam! We have plenty of room for jams in our new location. If you’re coming only to jam, we ask for a $5 donation…

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April 2019

Jon Cooper Bluegrass Jam

April 2 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 31, 2022

La Sierra Mexican Grill, 1111 Oregon 99W
Dundee, OR 97115 United States
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Free

An open bluegrass and old time country jam is held at La Sierra Mexican Grill in Dundee Oregon on the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of each month.  This jam is dedicated to the memory of Jon Cooper who kicked it off many years ago, but passed on himself in 2015.  The pickers average intermediate in skill level, but the jam is open and encouraging to all skill levels. Please contact Steve Edward (stephene47@frontier.com, ph: 503-664-6351), Ron Taylor (ron@taylorpaintingof portland.com) ,…

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Sunny South plays Bluegrass Wednesday at the Annex of Gastro Mania

April 3 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
$5

The series of “Bluegrass Wednesdays” continues April 3 with Sunny South at the Gastro Mania Annex in Multnomah village. 7-9PM. $5 cover. The original Sunny South band was formed in 1980 by four Portland area musicians who loved the original sounds of early bluegrass music as it was played in the 1940’s and 1950’s. The band, consisted of Sonny Hamm0nd (Guitar), Dave Elliot (Mandolin), Mike Stahlman (Banjo) and Tygh Traschel (Bass), became one of the premier northwest bluegrass bands of the 1980’s, playing many concerts,…

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WOTFA Fiddle Jam

April 5 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:00pm on day First of the month, happening 24 times

Clark County History Museum, 1511 Main Streety
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Washington Old Time Fiddlers Association Jam and SnackLuck open to the public. Held at the Clark County History Museum - a great venue.  First Friday every month and part of the Vancouver Arts Walk.   Generally a song circle jam, but this may vary.  Very newcomer and beginner friendly with advanced and expert fiddlers always most welcome.  Fiddles, Guitars, Mandolins and other traditional backup instruments welcome.  Audience welcome.  The Museum is open and free.  All Fiddle players and backup instruments welcome.  We…

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Taborgrass Class & Jam

April 6 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Waverly UCC, Waverly UCC Corner of Southeast 33rd and SE Woodward 3300 SE Woodward Street
Portland, OR 97202 United States
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$15

10:00 am – 1:00 pm Taborgrass Bluegrass Class and Jam is held every Saturday at Waverly UCC, 3300 SE Woodward St. (Corner of Southeast 33rd and SE Woodward) in Portland. For all instruments. No registration required. Drop-ins welcome. Class admission is $15, but we encourage all Taborgrassers – of all skill levels – to come and jam! We have plenty of room for jams in our new location. If you’re coming only to jam, we ask for a $5 donation…

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True North Duo at the Alberta Street Pub

April 6 @ 3:15 pm - 4:00 pm
Alberta Street Pub, 1036 NE Alberta Street
Portland, OR 97211 United States
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$10

As winners of the Local Roots NW songwriter competition, True North duo Kristen and Dan have been invited to perform as part of the Local Roots Festival. This festival happens all day from 10:00 am to midnight! Kristen & Dan’s set starts at 3:15 $10 for an all-day pass covers admission to the entire festival.

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Klamath Falls Bluegrass Jam

April 7 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:00pm on day First of the month, repeating indefinitely

Mia’s and Pia’s Pizzeria and Brewhouse, 3545 Summers Landw
Klamath Falls, OR 97603 United States
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A monthly bluegrass jam on the First Sunday at Mia's and Pia's Pizzeria and Brewhouse, 3545 Summers Lane, Klamath Falls, OR 97603.  For information: Ben Coker  541-783-3478 / benfcoker@gmail.com

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Experience Music Series: Ben Hunter and Joe Seamons

April 9 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Portland Community College Rock Creek Campus, 17705 NW Springville Road, Bldg. 3, room 114
Portland, OR 97229 United States
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$5 – $10

Americana duo Ben Hunter and Joe Seamons delights audiences with their unique blend of early American music, updated and pertinent to the present day. Ben Hunter & Joe Seamons are songster revivalists who perform acoustic blues, field hollers, fiddle & banjo breakdowns, and early jazz that delights audiences in concerts and workshops nationwide. With their unique integration of performance, education and modern-day folklore, the Seattle-based duo redefines the role of a songster in the 21st century. Their American Roots music…

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Taborgrass Class & Jam

April 13 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Waverly UCC, Waverly UCC Corner of Southeast 33rd and SE Woodward 3300 SE Woodward Street
Portland, OR 97202 United States
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$15

10:00 am – 1:00 pm Taborgrass Bluegrass Class and Jam is held every Saturday at Waverly UCC, 3300 SE Woodward St. (Corner of Southeast 33rd and SE Woodward) in Portland. For all instruments. No registration required. Drop-ins welcome. Class admission is $15, but we encourage all Taborgrassers – of all skill levels – to come and jam! We have plenty of room for jams in our new location. If you’re coming only to jam, we ask for a $5 donation…

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True North at the White Eagle Saloon

April 13 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
McMenamins White Eagle Saloon, 836 N. Russell St. ,
Portland, OR 97227 United States
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True North plays the Driftin’ Inn happy hour series at the White Eagle Saloon after winning the Local Roots NW songwriting competition. McMenamin's White Eagle Saloon 836 N Russell St Portland, OR 97227    

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Jamblers @ Prosperity Pie

April 13 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Prosperity Pie Shoppe, 7814 SW Capitol Highway
Portland, 97219 United States
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Ramble & Jamble on over to Multnomah Village, enjoy some good pie, good people and some live music. We'll be playing our variety blend of bluegrass, folk, rock, alt-indy, jazz, etc... some call it "Americana" but we've got an Irish singer so we just call it "Music", it all fits into our acoustic-stringband style and it also fits well in the mellow, friendly atmosphere of the Prosperity Pie Shoppe on a mid-April Saturday. No cover charge.

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Oregon Mandolin Orchestra concert

April 13 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Old Church Concert Hall, 1422 SW 11th Avenue at Clay
Portland, OR 97201 United States
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The Oregon Mandolin Orchestra is launching its 10th season with a Spring Celebration Concert in downtown Portland, featuring a guest performance by the internationally renowned Wiesenekker-Lysov Trio. The concert program, crafted by the orchestra’s music director, Christian McKee, will explore a musical sampler ranging from folk and samba to a Vivaldi concerto and a contemporary Japanese piece wistfully looking at the changing seasons. The orchestra also will perform “Turvy,” an original piece composed by McKee. The Wiesenekker-Lysov Trio's repertoire draws…

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Clackamas/Happy Valley String Along Jam: 2nd & 4th Sundays 2:15 – 5:00 pm

April 14 @ 2:15 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 2:15pm on day Second of the month, repeating until December 27, 2020

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Bluegrass and more. Happy Valley Library (Community Room) 13793 SE Sieben Park Way, Happy Valley, OR 97015. Located off Sunnyside Rd. at SE 147th. Look for the signboard on the sidewalk near the library. For information, contact Charlie:  mels677@aol.com

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Puddletown Ramblers @ O’Malley’s 2nd Sundays

April 14 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

O’Malley’s Saloon & Grill, 6535 SE Foster Rd
Portland, OR 97206 United States
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Free

Come see the Puddletown Ramblers every 2nd Sunday at O'Malley's Saloon & Grill.

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Mountain Honey at Strum Guitars

April 14 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Strum Guitars, 14th and SE Stark Street
Portland, OR United States
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Mountain Honey returns to our favorite vintage guitar store with new songs that will turn your heart inside out and new tunes that might set your hair on fire. Plus there is beer, wine and twinkly lights. Mountain Honey plays at Strum every second Sunday, 7-9. Free!

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Experience Music Series: Okaidja

April 16 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Portland Community College Rock Creek Campus, 17705 NW Springville Road, Bldg. 3, room 114
Portland, OR 97229 United States
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$5 – $10

Singer, guitarist, percussionist and dancer Okaidja Afroso is a true musical polymath. His evocative and soulful music charts a journey from the traditional songs of his youth, through to an immersion into the music of the African Diaspora. Born into a family of musicians and storytellers in a village on the west coast of Ghana, Okaidja Afroso is a singer, guitarist, percussionist, and dancer deeply connected to the musical traditions of the African Diaspora and devoted to bringing together diverse…

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Bluegrass in the Gorge

April 17 - April 20
Menucha Retreat and Conference Center, 38711 E. Historic Columbia River Hwy
Corbett, OR 97019 United States
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Four days and three nights of bluegrass heaven in the Columbia Gorge! Immerse yourself in the music you enjoy with these excellent teachers: Laurie Lewis – guitar and vocals Tom Rozum – mandolin Brandon Godman - fiddle Justin Hiltner - banjo Last year's participants loved the workshops and the ample time between them to practice what they were learning. They also praised Menucha's welcoming staff, exceptional homemade meals and our beautiful gardens, trails and gorge views. Playing, singing, handing down…

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Michael Shay, Chris Kee & “Spud” Seigel play Bluegrass Wednesday @ the Annex of Gastro Mania

April 17 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Gastro Mania Annex, 7850 SW Capitol Hwy
Portland, OR 97219 United States
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$5

Bluegrass Wednesday’s continues April 17  with Michael Shay, Chris Kee and "Spud" Seigel at the Annex of Gastro Mania in Multnomah village. 7-9PM. $5 cover. Oregon mandolinist Peter "Spud" Siegel and Texas singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Michael Shay join together for an eclectic repertoire of traditional bluegrass and ragtime tunes mixed with original country-folk songs.  Touches of classical, world music, and jazz pulled from years of international touring make theirs a truly eclectic and upbeat show. Spud Siegel is a longtime fixture on…

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Taborgrass Class & Jam

April 20 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Waverly UCC, Waverly UCC Corner of Southeast 33rd and SE Woodward 3300 SE Woodward Street
Portland, OR 97202 United States
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$15

10:00 am – 1:00 pm Taborgrass Bluegrass Class and Jam is held every Saturday at Waverly UCC, 3300 SE Woodward St. (Corner of Southeast 33rd and SE Woodward) in Portland. For all instruments. No registration required. Drop-ins welcome. Class admission is $15, but we encourage all Taborgrassers – of all skill levels – to come and jam! We have plenty of room for jams in our new location. If you’re coming only to jam, we ask for a $5 donation…

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Bluegrass at Multnomah Grange 71

April 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Multnomah Grange 71, 30639 SE Bluff Rd
Gresham, 97080 United States
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$10.00

Mountain Honey and Keening Foxhounds put on a show of bluegrass and original music with a jam open to all before the show

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Jamble on into the Butteville Store

April 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:15 pm

The Jamblers will be at the Historic Butteville Store on April 20. The store is the Northwest's oldest still-operating retail business, going back to the early 1800's. Currently it's a popular destination for quality acoustic-style music and good times for everyone! About 25 minutes south of Portland, near French Prairie and Champoeg Park. You can reserve a full (delicious) dinner, beverages & dessert, listen to the music and enjoy the evening before Easter. Or, you can come a bit later…

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Taborgrass Session at Strum Guitars

April 21 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Strum Guitars, 14th and SE Stark Street
Portland, OR United States
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$10

Jimmy Martin and Judith Martin walk into a bar... As an auxilary to the Taborgrass course, The Sessions is your local bluegrass refinery. We take your raw material(songs), send them through the juicer, and out comes a delicious product that you can share with your kith and kin.  Bluegrass is a group sport; no matter how many songs you know, the essence of this music is the manner in which you function in a group. Simply being able to lead…

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OBA Roseburg Chapter Jam

April 21 @ 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 15, 2019

Sutherlin Senior Center, 202 E. Central Ave.
Sutherlin, 97479
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Free

Third Sunday Jam is always from 1 to 4:30 pm at Sutherlin Senior Center, 202 East Central Avenue, Sutherlin, OR. Open to listeners and pickers alike. All levels encouraged. Refreshments. Donations kindly accepted. Sponsored by the OBA - Roseburg Chapter. Ample paved parking in back. Handicapped parking accessible. INFO: Lizzie at 541-679-0553

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Strings in Sisters Jam

April 21 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Third of the month, repeating until October 21, 2019

Sisters Library, 110 N Cedar Street
Sisters, OR 97759 United States
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Free

We call our group “Strings In Sisters” and have been meeting here since August 2016. We normally meet on the third Sunday of each month from 1:30 -3:30 p.m. at the Sisters Library. (As you enter Sisters, turn right on Locust St – just past the elementary school and across from The Pump House service station and Hop & Brew. Turn left on E Cascade – the first left, right on Cedar.) Our main focus is on bluegrass, folk, and…

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Taborgrass Class & Jam

April 27 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Waverly UCC, Waverly UCC Corner of Southeast 33rd and SE Woodward 3300 SE Woodward Street
Portland, OR 97202 United States
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$15

10:00 am – 1:00 pm Taborgrass Bluegrass Class and Jam is held every Saturday at Waverly UCC, 3300 SE Woodward St. (Corner of Southeast 33rd and SE Woodward) in Portland. For all instruments. No registration required. Drop-ins welcome. Class admission is $15, but we encourage all Taborgrassers – of all skill levels – to come and jam! We have plenty of room for jams in our new location. If you’re coming only to jam, we ask for a $5 donation…

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May 2019

Mountain Honey plays Bluegrass Wednesday at the Annex of Gastro Mania

May 1 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Gastro Mania Annex, 7850 SW Capitol Hwy
Portland, OR 97219 United States
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$5

Bluegrass Wednesday’s continues May 1  with Mountain Honey at the Annex of Gastro Mania in Multnomah village. 7-9PM. $5 cover. Mountain Honey features Linda Leavitt (vocals, guitar, mandolin), Dee Johnson (vocals, bass), Greg Stone (vocals, guitar) and Mike Stahlman (vocals, banjo). Sweet and golden acoustic music inspired by traditional bluegrass, with driving banjo and high lonesome harmonies is what Mountain Honey offers. The Annex @ Gastro Mania offers a limited dinner menu of Mediterranean food and a fully stocked bar. Come to this…

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The Horsenecks play Bluegrass Wednesday at the Annex of Gastro Mania

May 8 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Gastro Mania Annex, 7850 SW Capitol Hwy
Portland, OR 97219 United States
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$5

Bluegrass Wednesday’s continues May 8  with The Horsenecks at the Annex of Gastro Mania in Multnomah village. 7-9PM. $5 cover. With roots in Portland Oregon and Liverpool England, The Horsenecks play hard-hitting and heartfelt Old Time and classic Bluegrass music. The members formed a strong musical bond after meeting at a festival in 2012 and have been performing and touring together ever since. With driving old time fiddle, three finger banjo, and classic harmony singing, they bring the music to life with…

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Jamblers @ Beaverton Farmers Market

May 11 @ 8:15 am - 12:45 pm

From Rhythm to Rutabagas to Root Beer, you'll find what you're looking for at the biggest farmers' market in Oregon. Jamble on over to Beaverton on a Mid-May Saturday, browse for produce, fresh-caught salmon, locally-distilled liquor, arts, crafts, hot food, snacks...  and stop by the bandstand, we'd love to see you there!

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Mountain Honey at Strum Guitars

May 12 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Strum Guitars, 14th and SE Stark Street
Portland, OR United States
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Mountain Honey returns to our favorite vintage guitar store with new songs that will turn your heart inside out and new tunes that might set your hair on fire. Plus there is beer, wine and twinkly lights. Mountain Honey plays at Strum every second Sunday, 7-9. Free!

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Bluegrass Wednesday features Sunny South at the Annex of Gastro Mania

May 15 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Gastro Mania Annex, 7850 SW Capitol Hwy
Portland, OR 97219 United States
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$5

The series of “Bluegrass Wednesdays” continues May 15 with Sunny South at the Gastro Mania Annex in Multnomah village. 7-9PM. $5 cover. The original Sunny South band was formed in 1980 by four Portland area musicians who loved the original sounds of early bluegrass music as it was played in the 1940’s and 1950’s. The band, consisted of Sonny Hamm0nd (Guitar), Dave Elliot (Mandolin), Mike Stahlman (Banjo) and Tygh Traschel (Bass), became one of the premier northwest bluegrass bands of the 1980’s, playing many concerts,…

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Steeplegrass Annual Picnic

May 19 @ 12:00 pm - 5:30 pm
$7.00

Our picnic is at Lewisville Park (Battleground, WA).  Rain or shine-no kidding!  We have a huge covered picnic area and a very big fireplace.  Come pick, picnic, reminisce and enjoy the company of other Steeplegrass class members from those Vancouver, WA days of yore!  Non-Steeple bluegrass picker's are definitely welcome. Bring your folding chair, buffet food item, and a song to play.  $7.00 donation suggested helps site reservation and barbecue food items we supply.  For map and info:  powellr1041@q.com. (Rich)

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Taborgrass Class & Jam

May 19 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Strum Guitars, 14th and SE Stark Street
Portland, OR United States
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$10

Jimmy Martin and Judith Martin walk into a bar... As an auxilary to the Taborgrass course, The Sessions is your local bluegrass refinery. We take your raw material(songs), send them through the juicer, and out comes a delicious product that you can share with your kith and kin.  Bluegrass is a group sport; no matter how many songs you know, the essence of this music is the manner in which you function in a group. Simply being able to lead…

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Experience Music Series: Randy Porter and George Colligan

May 21 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Portland Community College Rock Creek Campus, 17705 NW Springville Road, Bldg. 3, room 114
Portland, OR 97229 United States
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$5 – $10

The Experience Music Series is thrilled to present two of Portland’s most iconic jazz musicians, George Colligan and Randy Porter. Every performance of this duo is a highlight of the Portland music year.   George Colligan is a New York-based pianist, organist, drummer, trumpeter, teacher and bandleader who is one of the most original and compelling jazz artists of his generation. Colligan has released 24 of his own recordings and is highly in demand as a sideman, having worked with…

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Whiskey Deaf plays Bluegrass Wednesday at the Annex of Gastro Mania

May 22 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Gastro Mania Annex, 7850 SW Capitol Hwy
Portland, OR 97219 United States
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$5

The series of “Bluegrass Wednesday’s” continues May 22 with Whiskey Deaf at the Gastro Mania Annex in Multnomah village. 7-9PM. $5 cover. Whiskey Deaf is Annie Staninec & John Kael and friends Annie Staninec has been playing fiddle since the age of four, and can rattle your teeth with a bluegrass breakdown, tug at your soul on a lonesome ballad, or kick you out of your seat with a cajun two-step. She’s toured the world and recorded with renowned artists…

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Julie and the WayVes play Bluegrass Wednesday at the Annex of Gastro Mania

May 29 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Gastro Mania Annex, 7850 SW Capitol Hwy
Portland, OR 97219 United States
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$5

Bluegrass Wednesday’s continues May 29 with Julie and the WayVes at the Annex of Gastro Mania in Multnomah village. 7-9PM. $5 cover. Julie & The WayVes is a 5-piece, progressive bluegrass band, based out of Portland, Oregon.  Centered around the songwriting of Julie Schmidt, a confluence of hard-driving bluegrass and masterful composition and arrangement sensibilities delivers a sound that is both powerful and elegant. Timeless tones within a modern, artful structure, that incorporates genre-bending subtleties without sacrificing what their instrumentation suggests they…

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Jamblers @ Clark’s Bistro & Pub

May 31 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Clark’s Bistro & Pub, 264 E. Main
Hillsboro, OR 97123 United States
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Enjoy good food, a full bar, friendly people, and a fun Friday evening! The Jamblers play an Americana stringband-style blend and we'd love to see you there, downtown Hillsboro, OR on the last night of May.

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June 2019

Mountain Honey at Strum Guitars

June 9 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Strum Guitars, 14th and SE Stark Street
Portland, OR United States
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Mountain Honey returns to our favorite vintage guitar store with new songs that will turn your heart inside out and new tunes that might set your hair on fire. Plus there is beer, wine and twinkly lights. Mountain Honey plays at Strum every second Sunday, 7-9. Free!

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Mike Compton Plays bluegrass Wednesday @ the Annex of Gastro Mania!

June 12 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Gastro Mania Annex, 7850 SW Capitol Hwy
Portland, OR 97219 United States
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$20

Bluegrass Wednesday’s continues 12 with Mike Compton at the Annex of Gastro Mania in Multnomah village. 7-9PM. $20 cover. This show is limited to 65. To reserve seats call Kevin Johnson at 503-715-6157 or email at bootinz1@comcast.net Mandolin Magazine calls him a player with "a worldwide reputation as one of the modern masters of bluegrass mandolin...one of the most recognizable and respected mandolin voices anywhere". He's Mike Compton--Grammy and IBMA award-winning recording artist; solo, duo and band performer; and as passionate a…

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Wenatchee River Bluegrass Festival

June 14 @ 4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Chelan County Expo Center – Fairgrounds, 5700 Wescott Ave
Cashmere, WA 98815 United States
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$25 – $35

Kick start your bluegrass summer with the Seventeenth Annual Wenatchee River Bluegrass Festival (WRBF), June 14th, 15th and 16th, featuring superstar bluegrass bands that will put the kick in your bluegrass start.  The Seventeenth Annual extraordinary line up goes like this…. Michael Cleveland & Flamekeeper; Mile Twelve; Jeff Scroggins & Colorado; Ned Crisp & Bottomline; Modern Tradition; Rusty Hinges Bluegrass and Roosevelt Road. Main Stage Shows begin at 4:15pm Friday and Saturday. The Wenatchee River Bluegrass Festival (WRBF) located at…

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