Vance Does Austin X 3!!!

It's Black History Month, so of course I'm going to Texas!! 

…Neither one of those things has anything to do with the other, but I got your attention. This area of Texas, thanks in great part to the Kerrville Folk Festival, has become a pretty fair stomping ground of popularity for me. Come join in the fun!!
 
In the meantime, here's stuff you could know if you wanted to:
 
Worlds Laziest Fundraiser (WLF) -  for the Jazz Standards album closes in about 2 weeks. Want to help? Get you name on the CD? Donate any amount - any amount to rubberscaleairlinerboy@gmail.com for PayPal, write me there for an address for checks.Thanks Jeff & Andy, Gail, and a few other folks I'm sure I've forgotten.
 
Speaking of which, boy oh boy, Duke Ellington is hard stuff to sing down. As is Fats Waller. One more tune, in Portuguese, will round this album, then Sean Staples and I will mix...Thanks for your faith in me.
 
Coaching - Yeah, songwriting, performance, voice, I even have a guitar student. By Skype, too. Ping me at vance@vancegilbert.com for details. Hit me there too for Private Parties - I am more affordable than you think, and far more affordable than Richard Thompson…I think..
 
Here's where I'll be:

Friday, Feb 6th, Austix TX
Barker House Concerts
http://www.barkerhouseconcerts.com
BarkerHouse@austin.rr.com or by calling (512) 327-7618
 
Paul is the nicest guy... You'll love his house.
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Saturday, Feb 7th, Dripping Springs, TX
Sycamore Creek House Concerts
 
Here's what these folks say about me:
"Vance Hasn't played in Austin in quite some time, we joined with two other house concerts in the area to bring Vance in for a 3 concert weekend. We are certain this one will sell out at all 3 concerts.."
 
How can they be other than right? ..Maybe they don't get out much..
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Sunday, Feb 8th, New Braunfels, TX
NB House Concerts
250 Timber Wild
New Braunfels TX
 
Third of my triumvirate of Texas tunesmithing. I've never been, but I've heard that it a magnificent spot with a tremendous audience. Ya. I'm there.
 
Then there's a short list of other February shows:
 
Sat Feb 14th Valentines Day - Foxwoods, Ledyard CT opening for  Paul Reiser!
Fri  Feb  20th Fall River, MA - Narrows Center for the Arts w/ Dave Bass - a jazzyesque night
Sat Feb  21st Oswego, NY - www.Oswegomusichall.org
Sun Feb 22nd Ithaca NY - Bound For Glory Live Radio Show  http://wvbr.com/bfg#current
Fri Feb 27th Schnectady, NY - www.aplaceforfolk.org
 
***2nd Weekend in March - Provincetown MA https://www.facebook.com/pages/Cape-Cod-Songwriters-Retreat/383741645102688?ref=stream Cape Cod Songwriter's Retreat - come!!***
 
Wisdum:
 
"It's just music. It's just playing clean and looking for the pretty notes".
- Charlie Parker

EVENTS:


February 2015


Friday, February 6th TBA
Barker House Concerts
Barker House Concerts
Austin TX
Call 512-327-7618 for more details

Saturday, February 7th 7:00pm
Sycamore Creek Concerts
Sycamore Creek Concerts
Dripping Springs TX
Call 512-858-4963      for more details

Sunday, February 8th 5:00pm
NB House Concerts - Music Store
NB House Concerts - Music Store
New Braunfels TX
Call 210-617-3765 for more details

Friday, February 20th 8:00pm
Narrows Center for the Arts
Narrows Center for the Arts
Fall River MA
Call 508-324-1926  for more details

Saturday, February 21st 8pm
Oswego Music Hall - McCrobie Building
Oswego Music Hall - McCrobie Building
Oswego NY
Call 315-342-1733 for more details

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