2016-17 Season

2016-17 season
Peterborough Folk Music will be presenting concerts in two locations in this upcoming season; The Peterborough Players and Bass Hall.
Please note the time of each concert and the location.
Click on each venue for more information and directions.
 
Peterborough Players concerts begin at 8pm. Doors open at 7:30. Box office, 7pm.
The Bass Hall concerts will begin at 7:30, doors and box office 7pm.
Deb's House Concerts have various start times. 
We hope you are having a wonderful summer and we look forward to seeing you in the fall! Tickets are available for all concerts.

Winter Concerts in Bass Hall

 

Peterborough Folk Music is bringing some winter concerts to Bass Hall located in downtown Peterborough, NH. Bass Hall is a wonderful acoustically sound room located inside the Monadnock Center for History and Culture building on Grove Street. For GPS purposes the address is 19 Grove Street, Peterborough, NH. Their web site is https://monadnockcenter.org/.  Check their web site for the many wonderful events they offer throughout the year.

We can sell 95 tickets to these concerts so be sure to book early so you won’t miss out on these wonderful concerts. The time for concerts at Bass Hall is 7:30pm.

Directions

Jan. 21, 2017 - Rani Arbo $20 adv. $23 Day of concert
Feb. 18, 2017 - Dala $20 adv. $23 Day of concert
May 13, 2017 - Slaid Cleaves $25 adv. $28 day of concert.

Upcoming Concerts

Abbie Gardner & Jim Henry

Sunday, September 11, 2016 - 18:00

Location: Deb's House, Chesham NH

Advance: SOLD OUT !

Day of Show (cash only):


SOLD OUT!

Andrew Duhon Trio

Friday, September 30, 2016 - 19:30

Location: Deb's House, Chesham NH

Advance: $18

Day of Show (cash only):


I met this trio on the Americana River Cruise in February. This is really special to have them come all the way from New Orleans to play in my living room. I can't wait for you to meet them and hear their music. ~ Deb Andrew Duhon is a songwriter from New Orleans, a teller of stories with an undeniable voice, weighted and soulful. Duhon has released 3 recordings, the latest of which, ‘The Moorings’, was nominated for a Grammy in 2014 for ‘Best Engineered Album’.

Tom Rush with special guest Seth Glier

Special Guests: Seth Glier and Joe Nerney

Saturday, October 15, 2016 - 20:00

Location: Peterborough Players Theater

Advance: $40.00

Day of Show (cash only): $45.00


(Seth plus Joe Nerney will support Tom throughout the evening.) Tom Rush is a gifted musician and performer, whose shows offer a musical celebration…a journey into the tradition and spectrum of what music has been, can be, and will become.

Seth Glier
“this young blood wields an old-soul air…Discover a new generation of great with Seth Glier’s ‘The Next Right Thing'” – Huffington Post

Joe Crookston

Friday, October 21, 2016 - 19:30

Location: Deb's House, Chesham NH

Advance: $18

Day of Show (cash only):


From Ithaca NY JOE CROOKSTON, Songwriter, singer, guitarist, painter, fiddler, banjo player, eco-village member and believer in all things possible. The magic and musical world he creates will pull you in. You’ll end up in the moment, buzzing with the rest of the crowd. He’ll sing to you. You’ll sing with him.

Brooks Williams

Sunday, October 30, 2016 - 18:00

Location: Deb's House, Chesham NH

Advance: $20

Day of Show (cash only):


Brooks Williams, from Statesboro, Georgia USA (the town made famous by country-blues legend Blind Willie McTell), creates a super-charged roots music that is electrifying and fighting-fit. Key And Chords from Belgium describes Williams' music as "A beautiful fusion of blues, old country and a touch Americana."



Jonathan Edwards

Friday, November 11, 2016 - 20:00

Location: Peterborough Players Theater

Advance: $22.00

Day of Show (cash only): $25.00


Don't miss this opportunity to hear Jonathan Edward's songs from his latest CD, Tomorrow's Child  produced in 2015, after his last appearance in Peterborough.

The Boxcar Lilies

Sunday, November 20, 2016 - 18:00

Location: Deb's House, Chesham NH

Advance: $15

Day of Show (cash only):


Combining spine-tingling three-part harmony and savvy songwriting, The Boxcar Lilies have made a name for themselves with their signature mix of folk, country, blues, and bluegrass-tinged Americana music.

John Gorka with Lucy Wainwright Roche

Friday, December 2, 2016 - 20:00

Location: Peterborough Players Theater

Advance: $22.00

Day of Show (cash only): $25.00


John Gorka closed the well known and forever remembered loved coffee house, The Folkway back on January 1st, 1996. It seemed appropriate he would close our 20th anniversary year but with a much more joyous hope and celebration of continued local music for years to come in Peterborough, NH. In addition to his 11 critically acclaimed albums, John released a collector’s edition box featuring a hi-definition DVD and companion CD called The Gypsy Life.

Rani Arbo and daisy mayhem return to Peterborough

Saturday, January 21, 2017 - 19:30

Location: Bass Hall at Monadnock Center

Advance: $20.00

Day of Show (cash only): $23.00


“If Rani Arbo & daisy mayhem offer to cook at your place, you better open up all the doors, and borrow every table and chair you can, because the whole town should come.” Folk Alley Magazine “Playful and profound.” The Boston Globe

Dala

Saturday, February 18, 2017 - 19:30

Location: Bass Hall at Monadnock Center

Advance: $20.00

Day of Show (cash only): $23.00


“Dala seem bound for a loftier place where substance stands equal to style.”
– The Irish Times

Juno nominees and winners of the 2010 Canadian Folk Music Award for Vocal Group of the Year, Amanda Walther and Sheila Carabine of Dala write and sing in harmony best described as angelic.

Slaid Cleaves

Friday, May 12, 2017 - 19:30

Location: Bass Hall at Monadnock Center

Advance: $25.00

Day of Show (cash only): $30.00


Concert in Bass Hall, downtown Peterborough. Slaid Cleaves played at Deb’s House Concerts May, 2016 and a long wait list was created. Slaid is returning but in a larger venue in hopes of being able to those who missed out in 2016. Reserve early for all of Deb’s House Concerts. They sell out way in advance of the concert. Slaid's music: http://slaidcleaves.com/category/store/cds/ “I’m glad I found Slaid Cleaves, because my life would have been poorer without him. You’ll feel the same, I think, when you listen to this beautifully crafted album. Listen, go to one of Slaid’s shows, take a friend, and pass on the news: Not all the good guys wear hats.” —Stephen King