Black Walnut Folk Club

Acoustic Open Stage

May 18th Performers

Posted by on May 29, 2018 | 0 comments

It was the annual Black Walnut for the “second homeless” on the May long weekend, plus for exceptional reasons our Committee was short-handed. Still, thanks to our faithful few a successful production was staged.  For our next date on Friday June 15, 2018 at 8pm, we will start out with a feature set by Gordon Castle, which will without a doubt be a very interesting musical event.

Thanks to our performers on May 18th, who performed extra songs. They were:

  1. Jack Cole
  2. Julie and Peter
  3. Paul Rempel
  4. Ron Hammar
  5. Cam and Pat
  6. David Maranta
  7. Dan Hergott
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April 20th Open Stage Performers

Posted by on Apr 30, 2018 | 0 comments

On Friday, April 20th we had another fine turnout. Thanks for the sunshine and the music. Our performers were:
1. Ellen and Dan
2. Barb
3. Don
4. Greg DeGroot-Magetti & Richard Reinhardt
5. David Maranta
6. Jakki Annerino
7. Ron Hammar
8. Gord Castle
9. Scott Abrams
10. Wayne Cheater
11. Sean Marks (NEW)
12. David Marks
13. Cam & Pat

The next Open Stage night will be Friday, May 18th at 8pm.

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The Next Open Stage Will be Friday, April 20th

Posted by on Apr 15, 2018 | 0 comments

I am once again falling behind with my Blog maintenance a brief report on the March 16th Open Stage and feature performance by Paul Rempel are included in this post.  On Friday April 20, 2018 at 8pm we will be back at the Mill Courtland Community Centre for our monthly Black Walnut Acoustic Open Stage.  We don’t have a featured performer this month so there will be time for lots of Open Stage performances.

Bring your guitars, accordions, voices, acoustic instruments of all sorts or just your eyes and ears and make yourself feel at home. Do not feel shy because you have not played for us before.  The doors will open and sign-up for the open stage will start at 7:30 pm. Remember when you sign up you get to play/sing two songs in a set of 10 minutes or less and you need to be ready to start playing when your turn starts so you won’t lose any of your 10 minutes.
Our  Code of Conduct  and other details are outlined on our About Page.  The parking is free at the back of the Mill-Courtland Community Centre and admission is still $3 at the door. the facility is wheelchair accessible, alcohol, smoke and peanut free and every show is different. If you don’t come, you’ll miss it. The next open stage will be March 16th.

On March 16th we had a fine evening which started with a feature performance by Paul Rempel. There’s a new photo of Paul on the Performers’ Photos page. It was great to have Paul do that for us again. After Paul’s set, our Open Stage Performers were:
1. Dan Hergott & David
2. Bob and Sue
3. Scott Abrams
4. Gord Castle
5. Jakki Annerino
6. David Maranta & Dan
7. Ron Hammar
8. Dave Marks – NEW
9. Cam Kemp
10. Wayne Cheater
11. Walli Sawatsky

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