Concerts

Unless otherwise noted, advance tickets may be purchased 60 days before each concert: on-line or by phone from Brown Paper Tickets, or in person at prior SFS concerts (payable by cash or check).

Jim Malcolm
Feb 16, 2019, 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Phinney Center Concert Hall, Brick Building
6532 Phinney Ave N, Seattle

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One of the finest voices in Scotland
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Jayme Stone's Folklife Project
Feb 24, 2019, 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Phinney Center Concert Hall, Brick Building
6532 Phinney Ave N, Seattle

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Jayme Stone’s Folklife treats old field recordings not as time capsules, but as heirloom seeds passed down from a bygone generation. Planting these sturdy seeds in modern soil, this versatile gathering of musicians has cultivated vibrant Sea Island spirituals, Creole calypsos, and stomp-down Appalachian dance tunes for contemporary listeners. Their concerts and educational programs are moving, inventive, and participatory experiences
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Reid Jamieson
Mar 02, 2019, 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Phinney Center Concert Hall, Brick Building
6532 Phinney Ave N, Seattle

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Dynamic Canadian duo - originals and killer covers - gorgeous sun-struck acoustic soul!!
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Seattle Lilla Spelmanslag
Mar 03, 2019, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Phinney Center Concert Hall, Brick Building
6532 Phinney Ave N, Seattle

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Special Nordic Youth Concert!
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Daymark
Mar 09, 2019, 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Phinney Center Concert Hall, Brick Building
6532 Phinney Ave N, Seattle

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Daymark is an international trio performing traditional Irish music infused with infectious energy, raw power, and Northern swagger. Fusing the talents of Will Woodson (flute, uilleann pipes), Dan Foster (fiddle) and Eric McDonald (guitar, vocals) the group presents a classic blend of wind and string as driving flute meets virtuosic fiddle, underpinned by well-considered and expertly delivered guitar.
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Joe Jencks
Mar 16, 2019, 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Phinney Center Concert Hall, Brick Building
6532 Phinney Ave N, Seattle

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Internationally-acclaimed, socially-conscious voice & songs
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Low Lily
Mar 23, 2019, 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Phinney Center Concert Hall, Brick Building
6532 Phinney Ave N, Seattle

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Unique string and vocal trio takes folk roots and branches in new directions
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Moira Smiley in Concert
Mar 30, 2019, 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Phinney Center Concert Hall, Brick Building
6532 Phinney Ave N, Seattle

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Singer/Composer - lush, multi-layered, harmony
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Larry Hanks & Deborah Robins, with Steven Strauss
Mar 31, 2019, 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Phinney Center Concert Hall, Brick Building
6532 Phinney Ave N, Seattle

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Larry Hanks could be considered a national treasure, having performed to audiences for over 50 years. With his wife and musical partner, Deborah Robins, the two are becoming even more beloved for an eclectic repertoire of American traditional, work, blues, and political songs; the music of Utah Phillips, Larry Penn, Leadbelly, Sam  Hinton, Stephen Foster; and others in the pantheon of American vernacular/working people's music. Joined on this rare NW tour by special guest ukulele master Steven Strauss.
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Ginny Reilly and Avery Hill (Shared Evening)
Apr 06, 2019, 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Phinney Center Concert Hall, Brick Building
6532 Phinney Ave N, Seattle

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A shared evening with two fine singers & songwriters! Ginny Reilly was part of the folk duo Reilly & Maloney, that first emerged in the 1970s. Called one of the sweetest voices in folk music, GInny has recored 3 solo albums - the latest a tribute to the blues of Bessie Smith. Avery Hill is an engaging songwriter from Portland. "This emerging singer-songwriter has a memorable, lilting voice and is already penning songs that could someday be classics. She is an extraordinary young talent." Tom May (River City Folk)
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Tannahill Weavers
Apr 13, 2019, 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Phinney Center Concert Hall, Brick Building
6532 Phinney Ave N, Seattle

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The Tannahill Weavers are one of Scotland's premier traditional bands. Their diverse repertoire spans the centuries with fire-driven instrumentals, topical songs, and original ballads and lullabies. Their music demonstrates to old and young alike the rich and varied musical heritage of the Celtic people. These versatile musicians have received worldwide accolades consistently over the years for their exuberant and humorous performances and outstanding recording efforts that seemingly can't get better...yet continue to do just that.
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Chris Webster and Nina Gerber
Apr 20, 2019, 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Phinney Center Concert Hall, Brick Building
6532 Phinney Ave N, Seattle

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Magic duo! Originals, tasteful covers, soulful ballads, jazzy tunes and sweet folk - a great show!
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David Roth
Apr 27, 2019, 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Phinney Center Concert Hall, Brick Building
6532 Phinney Ave N, Seattle

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David’s concerts are funny, moving, topical and inspiring…and the guy can sing!
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Kesselgarden and Brivele - an evening of Klezmer Music and Song!
May 11, 2019, 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Phinney Center Concert Hall, Brick Building
6532 Phinney Ave N, Seattle

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Kesselgarden is a traditional band, playing Eastern European instrumental Jewish music of the 19th and twentieth centuries, with original, sweet and joyful arrangements on clarinet and accordion. Brivele is a Seattle-based anti-fascist klezmer folk-punk trio who braid together oral history, Yiddish language, contemporary and old-country musical genres, American Vaudeville, and visual arts. Join us for a great evening of Yiddish tunes and song!
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Jeff Warner
May 18, 2019, 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Phinney Center Concert Hall, Brick Building
6532 Phinney Ave N, Seattle

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Jeff Warner is among the nation’s foremost performer/interpreters of traditional music. His songs from the lumber camps, fishing villages and mountaintops of America connect 21st-century audiences with the everyday lives – and artistry – of 19th-century Americans. Concert co-sponsored by Northwest Seaport
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