Thursday, September 15, 2016

This weekend at The Buttonwood Tree! (Sept. 16 & 17)

Plywood Cowboy

Friday, September 16 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm  ($10. Door fee)

Bottle fed on roots music, multi-instrumentalist, singer/songwriter Steve Dedman and his band, Plywood Cowboy strike deep at the soul of American music with songs about hound dogs, heart strings, and the vice of the bottle.

A Connecticut native, Steve Dedman is reaching new audiences through his expanding live performance schedule, and is currently writing and recording new material that is on track for a debut album release in 2016.

Steve Dedman – Piano, Guitar, Vocals
Jason Apostoleris – Drums
Austin Gray – Lead Guitar, Vocals
Ed Iarusso – Pedal Steel Guitar
Emily Marcello – Violin
Shane Tanner – Bass Guitar

Aligned with Source Interactive Workshop & Meditation

Hosted by Annaita Gandhy   Saturday, Sept. 16   10:30am - noon  
Energy exchange: donations (minimum suggested $5.)
A Spiritual & Holistic Healer from India, Annaita is experienced in applying varied healing modalities to a wide range of situations. In these inter-active workshops, Annaita seeks to empower, sharing her deep understanding of life, holism and spirituality, enabling you to rise above life’s challenges, live a healthy, fulfilled & confident life.
Life is not always easy and change must come from within. In today’s environment of hardship, ill-health, corruption and inequality it is often difficult to see the Light. The purpose of this workshop is to empower you to see yours.
Be the change you wish to see. All you need is Willingness.
Explore simple concepts of living in awareness that: open you up to the wonders of life; discover who you are; let go of fear and all that keeps you stuck. You create your reality and as co-creator of this world, find out how you can bring to it and you, peace, harmony, health and abundance. Each session ends in a powerful guided meditation.

Karen Frisk Jazz Group ft. Donn Trenner

Saturday, September 17 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

 $12 Tickets in advance
Day of Show ticket price: $15

Karen Frisk, vocals, is uniting with wonderful jazz musicians (Donn Trenner, Mike Monaghan, Ben Bilello, David Zinno) to perform at The Buttonwood Tree for a unique evening of exemplary jazz music.

Donn Trenner is an Emmy-nominated musical director, conductor, and arranger that came up in the ranks of early bebop pianists. As an accompanist, he has worked with such artists as Lena Horne, Anita O’Day, Vicki Carr, Dick Haymes, Jose Feliciano, Jack Jones, Frances Faye, Nelson Riddle, Paul Broadnax, Rita Moreno, Nancy Wilson, Ann-Margret, and Shirley MacLaine.

Learn more about Donn on his website
Also featuring:
Mike Monaghan
Ben Bilello
David Zinno

The Buttonwood Tree Performing Arts & Cultural Center
605 Main Street, Middletown CT

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