Concerts

Please note our current policy for attending a live concert at the Phinney Community Center Concert Hall:  As of November 2022 masks required to be worn while in the building, except for the performer while on stage. We are no longer requiring proof of vaccination.

Check your concert times to avoid confusion!
Saturday concerts “Live at the Phinney Center” start at 7:30pm.
Sunday night concerts and online only concerts start at 7:00 pm.
(Streaming concerts will be available online for 72 hours, starting from the livestream. There is a 24 hour time window to complete viewing or re-watch once you have begun within this time).

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We are currently partnering with Konnectclub, for all ticketing (live and online). This local company has provided an easy way for us to join the world of  virtual concerts. For live concerts, you may also purchase advance tickets in person while attending prior concerts if paying by cash or check.

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Newberry & Verch
Feb 11, 2023 (Sat), 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Buy tickets online: https://knct.club/3IHgPwA
Venue: Phinney Center Concert Hall, Brick Building, 6532 Phinney Ave N, Seattle
The roots of the Missouri Ozarks meet the Canadian Ottawa Valley with tunes and songs from Joe Newberry (banjo, guitar) and master fiddler and stepdancer April Verch.
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Gangspil
Feb 18, 2023 (Sat), 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Buy tickets online: https://knct.club/3iNWnQc
Venue: Phinney Center Concert Hall, Brick Building, 6532 Phinney Ave N, Seattle
"Award-winning, lively and soulful Danish folk duo." Popular Danish fiddler, Kristian Bugge and accordionist Sonnich Lydom will take us on a journey through traditions of Danish folk music. These lively musicians perform old dance tunes and songs from every corner of their Scandinavian home country. Join us for an unforgettable live music experience spiced up with humor and stories from their many years together on the road!
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Local Songwriter Showcase with Jed Crisologo, Eileen Cuba, Nick Droz, & Nessa Grasing
Mar 04, 2023 (Sat), 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Buy tickets online: https://knct.club/3JrVXtR
Venue: Phinney Center Concert Hall, Brick Building, 6532 Phinney Ave N, Seattle
SFS presents an evening with local songwriters Jed Crisologo, Eileen Cuba, Nick Droz, and Nessa Grasing.
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Windborne
Mar 05, 2023 (Sun), 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Buy tickets online: https://knct.club/3DHxBbC
Venue: Phinney Center Concert Hall, Brick Building, 6532 Phinney Ave N, Seattle
With a 20-year background studying polyphonic music around the world, Lauren Breunig, Jeremy Carter-Gordon, Lynn Rowan, and Will Rowan share a vibrant energy onstage with a blending of voices that can only come from decades of friendship alongside dedicated practice. Windborne shifts effortlessly between drastically different styles of music, drawing their audience along on a journey that spans continents and centuries, illuminating and expanding on the profound power and variation of the human voice.
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Josephine County
Mar 11, 2023 (Sat), 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Buy tickets online: Tickets on sale February 11
Venue: Phinney Center Concert Hall, Brick Building, 6532 Phinney Ave N, Seattle
Josephine County is more than the combination of four powerful traditional musicians. It is a gathering of friends, sharing their expertise, knowledge, and enthusiasm for music ranging from the United States to French Canada to Ireland and back. Erica Brown, Matt Shipman, Hanz Araki, and Colleen Raney very simply create an exceptional musical experience.
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The Jeremiahs
Mar 18, 2023 (Sat), 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Buy tickets online: Tickets on sale February 18th
Venue: Phinney Center Concert Hall, Brick Building, 6532 Phinney Ave N, Seattle
The Jeremiahs is an Irish folk band heralded as a live band not to be missed! ***Thank you to Culture Ireland for their financial support of this concert and tour.*** Featuring Dubliner Joe Gibney’s beautiful vocals and whistle; Julien Bruneteau from Brittany on whistle and flute; Dublin based James Ryan on guitar and bouzouki, and Niamh Varian Barry whose fiddle playing and singing will be familiar to many as she was lead singer with Solas [...]
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Evie Ladin & Keith Terry
Mar 25, 2023 (Sat), 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Buy tickets online: Tickets on Sale Feb 25
Venue: Phinney Center Concert Hall, Brick Building, 6532 Phinney Ave N, Seattle
Innovative musicians/dancers with a quirky neo-trad soul, Oakland, California based Evie Ladin & Keith Terry throw down original folk songs and deep interpretations of old songs, with the kinetic thrill of percussive dance. 
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Fiddle Showcase dedicated to Vivian Williams
Apr 01, 2023 (Sat), 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Buy tickets online: More details coming soon
Venue: Phinney Center Concert Hall, Brick Building, 6532 Phinney Ave N, Seattle
We are planning a special concert in honor of Vivian Williams.  More details to come soon.
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Kiki Valera y su Son Cubano
Apr 08, 2023 (Sat), 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Buy tickets online: Tickets on sale March 8
Venue: Phinney Center Concert Hall, Brick Building, 6532 Phinney Ave N, Seattle
Exciting Cuban musical tradition for listening and dancing: With its Spanish and African origins, call-and-response format, and infectious percussion beats, Son Cubano was a major influence on many other forms of music, from mambo and salsa to jazz and cha-cha-chá. Kiki Valera is a multi-instrumentalist, composer, arranger, and virtuoso of the Cuban cuatro. This is a seated concert, but we will have an area set aside for dancing as well!
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Heidi Muller & Bob Webb
Apr 15, 2023 (Sat), 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Buy tickets online: Tickets on sale March 15
Venue: Phinney Center Concert Hall, Brick Building, 6532 Phinney Ave N, Seattle
Heidi Muller and Bob Webb cross the musical boundaries between original songs and traditional tunes, blending each other’s influences from the Pacific Northwest to the Appalachian Mountains. Their songs feature award-winning songwriter Heidi’s crystalline vocals backed by Appalachian dulcimers, guitars, mandolin, and electric cello. SFS is delighted to bring back this dynamic duo. They have several new songs and tunes to share at the concert.
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Casey & Molly, with Dear Crow
Apr 22, 2023 (Sat), 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Buy tickets online: Tickets on Sale March 22
Venue: Phinney Center Concert Hall, Brick Building, 6532 Phinney Ave N, Seattle
A evening of two folk roots duos: Casey Murray & Molly Tucker, from the Boston area, play original and trad music on fiddle with cello, banjo & guitar, and Dear Crow (Brian Lindsay & Penka Jane Culevski) share old-time tunes with sweet double fiddles and tight vocal harmonies. This will be a lovely concert!
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The Nordic Fiddlers Bloc
Apr 30, 2023 (Sun), 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Buy tickets online: Tickets on sale March 30
Venue: Phinney Center Concert Hall, Brick Building, 6532 Phinney Ave N, Seattle
Epic Fiddle from Norway, Sweden, & the Shetland Isles. We are truly excited to welcome back The Nordic Fiddlers Bloc!  This trio is well-known and loved by many in the Pacific Northwest! The Nordic Fiddlers Bloc is comprised of three master fiddler players from three of the richest fiddling traditions in the world. 
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Keltoi
May 06, 2023 (Sat), 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Buy tickets online: Tickets on sale April 6
Venue: Phinney Center Concert Hall, Brick Building, 6532 Phinney Ave N, Seattle
Celtic Music:  Fiery, Poignant, Passionate! Seattle Folklore is excited to welcome this local band comprised of some of the area’s top talent!  With 7 band members, the music is rich and versatile. Bill Wood on bodhran, Rich Hill on vocals, Brandon Vance on fiddle and vocals, Cameron St. Louis on flute, pennywhistles, small pipes and vocals, David Rivers on guitar, Dave Bartley on guitar and cittern and Vienna Scheyer on fiddle and pipes. 
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Del Rey
May 13, 2023 (Sat), 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Buy tickets online: Tickets go on sale April 13th
Venue: Phinney Center Concert Hall, Brick Building, 6532 Phinney Ave N, Seattle
Rags, blues and tunes of the early 20th century are Del's specialty, even as she writes new music to add to the tradition.  Del Rey also has fashion sense that would make Minnie Pearl smile.
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Ensemble Sangineto - Live at the Phinney Center!
May 20, 2023 (Sat), 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Buy tickets online: Tickets on Sale April 20
Venue: Phinney Center Concert Hall, Brick Building, 6532 Phinney Ave N, Seattle
Ensemble Sangineto skillfully blends ancient harmonies and sonorities with modern rhythms. The delicate combination of the pure and magic tones of the harp and of the bowed psaltery with the guitar intermingle with the three voice-polyphonic texture evoking dreamlike and airy atmospheres,  simultaneously joyful and light!
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