Don’t hesitate to write me for more detailed information,
Happy Summer, Hal
June 10 – August 28 - Expressing Montana Exhibit – Missoula Art Museum (MAM) featuring the art of Kristi Hager, Monte Yellowbird, Bill Ohrmann, Kate Davis, Wally Badgett, Dave Boggess, Toni Seccomb and Ray Jacobs. Note: Taki and I curated this show of Montana artists who make social, political, environmental, spiritual statements through their art under the auspices of the Western Folklife Center.
Friday June 17 – Hal and Teresa perform western stories and songs at the Camas County Library in Fairfield, Idaho, 7 p.m. $15
Saturday, June 18 – Hal presents workshop and concert in Boise, ID. Workshop: “The Joys of Place-Based Music” 2-4 $25, Concert 7PM at home of Blain and Kathy Green in Boise, $15. Call 208-562-1966 for further information. Gary Eller will join the concert.
Sunday, June 19-25 – Wieser, Idaho Old Time Fiddle Contest and gigantic music session. A great place to hang around and hear wonderful music 24 hours a day. Many great players are already camping and playing and leave when the contest starts on the weekend. Participation triumphs.
Sunday, June 26, 2011, 4:30-5:00 p.m. Teresa at the Utah Arts Festival, Stories on the Big Mouth Stage (SW corner of City & County Bldg.) Library & Washington Squares 200 E 400 S, Salt Lake City, Utah
June 27– 7:30 PM - Expressing Montana, 1-hour radio special airs on Montana Public Radio, featuring Michael Beers, Martha Scanlan, Ray and Shirley Jacobs, Sandy James, Kristi Hager, Kier Atherton and Jessica Kilroy, Wally McRae, Paul Zarzyski, Henry Real Bird, Dave Boggess and Christian Parrish Takes the Gun (Supaman)
End of June – www.westernfolklife.org features profiles, photos, an interview excerpt, and in some cases video from all 27 Montanans who were interviewed for Expressing Montana
July 6 – 7 PM - Expressing Montana, 1 hour radio special airs on Yellowstone Public Radio
July 7 – Expressing Montana - Opening Celebration – MAM – free and open to public with open bar in lobby. 5-6 PM - Gallery Talk – Hal and Taki speak about the project. Also, all artists in the exhibit are invited to say a few words about their work. 6- 7:30 – Concert - Frost Gallery – 2nd Floor – 75 seats, free to the public featuring: Henry Real Bird, Crow Agency - poet, Ray Jacobs, Eureka - original old time country songs, Sandy James, Dillon, satirical ranching songs, and Martha Scanlan, Birney, Tongue River Stories (original songs)
Monday, August 15 – Red Rock Rondo performs at Salt Lake Cultural Center outdoor concert series.
Saturday, August 20 – Red Rock Rondo previews, A Secret Gift Song Cycle in a house concert at Hal & Teresa’s just before going into the recording studio to make a CD. We have been arranging and rehearsing these songs for a year. The music is incredible. More information to come.