News + upcoming events
In the Glen's sixth year, having hosted around 100 shows, I am taking a bit of a sabbatical for the next two years--exploring the music scene around the world (WOMAD in New Plymouth NZ was fantastic!) and attending to my professional work, plus writing... Joy and fun will continue here quarterly (approximately) as The Glen will host a few favorite artists - either in the summer outdoor patio or indoors at the lovely St. Helen's Hall in Downtown Bend. Please note the location!
Sunday, Oct 1 - Martyn Joseph! Martyn is returning to Bend - his 4th show here. He has performed often at the Sisters Folk Festival as a Headliner, People's Choice Returning Artist, as well as being a favorite with the Americana Project at the SIsters High School Artist in Residence program. Well known throughout the UK, Europe, the USA, Canada - performing solo at Festivals and premiere Folk Venues... he's been BBC's Welsh Male Voice of the Year and numerous other awards. Don't miss this show! Check out his website at www.martynjoseph.net
This show will be at St Helen's Hall - plenty of room for all of us and lovely setting, acoustics, comfy chairs. Located off Wall Street downtown at 231 NW Idaho St, Bend OR 97703. Potluck 6-7pm, with the show 7-9pm. Non-alcoholic beverages provided - please bring a dish to share, beer/wine to share. Suggested contribution $20-25 for this amazing touring-from-afar-artist!
Kindly check back for more shows and... please keep enjoying music at other house concert venues in Central Oregon (check out my buddy John M Cook's series - we share artists and he'll be carrying the torch while I'm off and about. www.songwriter-series.org
And, of course! Grab tickets for the incredible Sisters Folk Festival Sept 8-10, 2017! www.sistersfolkfestival.org