The artists have been booked and the stage has been set for the 2014-15 Sundays at the Jesup Winter Concert Series.
We’ve set out to create a wonderful way to spend a Sunday afternoon with an eclectic selection of artists – truly something for everyone!
Sunday, December 7, 2014, at 2 p.m. – The Blueberry Jammers
A group of nine dulcimer players, with a stand-up bass, a guitar and vocalists, this fun group will perform bluegrass, Celtic and holiday tunes.
Sunday, December 14, 2014, at 2 p.m. – Hugh Bowden
Composer and guitarist Hugh Bowden focuses on jazz, performing solo and with other members of The Jazz Collective, a well-regarded Down East-based group of musicians who have been performing together since 1997.
Sunday, January 11, 2015, at 2 p.m. – SlaneyRose Jordan
A local girl who is making a name for herself as a singer, SlaneyRose returns to the Jesup with a brand new show, featuring standards and show tunes. She will be accompanied by popular local pianist Michelle McCann.
Sunday, February 8, 2015, at 2 p.m. – Hawk Henries
This renowned Native American flutist and traditional flute maker will perform his own songs and traditional songs.
Sunday, March 15, 2015, at 2 p.m. – Gus LaCasse & Friends
A prodigy, Gus plays fiddle in the Celtic and Cape Breton traditions and will be accompanied by performers on guitar, pipes, and bodhran.
Sunday, April 12, 2015, at 2 p.m. – Acadia Choral Society
Members of this 60-strong community chorus come from far and wide—from Brewer and MDI to Bucksport, Franklin, and Thorndike. A popular group of devoted music lovers, they will preview their spring show at Jesup’s last concert of the winter season.
All “Sundays at the Jesup” Winter Concert Series events are generously sponsored by Machias Savings Bank.
ALSO: The Jesup will be open and offering regular library services on concert Sundays from 12 noon to 4 p.m.