Concert is at private residence. Address will be emailed after ticket purchase. Join award-winning pianist/composers Doug Hammer and Rhonda Mackert as they share their music and stories behind their songs. Boston-based Doug Hammer will be performing from his albums Solace, his award-winning album, Travels, Heart and his new release, haiku. Learn how his music came to be and what drives him. From soft and gentle to open and dynamic, his styles cross a wide landscape: pop, new age, jazz, classical, blues and ragtime. Rhonda released her debut CD, "When the Moon Cries" in the fall of 2007. It has been featured on radio stations world-wide and placed fourth in the 2009 Just Plain Folks awards for Best Album, Solo Piano category. Her second CD, "A Wild Beauty" was released in November 2011 and was nominated for Contemporary & Modern Album of the Year at SoloPiano.com. One of the songs from this CD was recently featured on the Whisperings Solo Piano Volume 2 compilation CD. Rhonda's newest CD, "Safe Harbor", was recorded and mastered at Piano Haven Studio in Sedona, AZ and released in December 2014. It has been nominated for Contemporary and Modern Album of the Year at SoloPiano.com. One night only, not to be missed!
"Dark Night Of The Celtic Dream" Tour with Philip Wesley and Michele McLaughlin Award winning pianists, Philip Wesley and Michele McLaughlin, are combining forces with their two most popular albums ("Dark Night of the Soul" and "A Celtic Dream") and will be hitting the road this Fall for a fifteen show tour across CA, OR, WA, ID, UT and AZ. Join Philip and Michele for an enchanting evening of music and storytelling as they tickle your musical funny bone and delight the senses with their passion for music.
Michele McLaughlin's "Cozy Corner Concert Series" in Salt Lake City, Utah featuring renowned piano artists from around the world. These are in-home concerts, up close and personal around the piano with the artists in Michele's living room. If you've never attended an in-home concert before, they're a real treat. We love performing this way because it is so intimate and personal, the energy at these concerts is unlike anything else. They're so much fun! Come share in these intimate and cozy concert experiences with Michele and her special guests. Each Concert has 30 seats available. Shows start at 7:00pm, doors open at 6:30pm (unless otherwise stated). Refreshments will be served. There will be a free CD giveaway, CD's and sheet music will be available for sale, and you can mingle and visit with the artists during intermission and after the concert. Additional donations and tips are always appreciated. We also broadcast these concerts LIVE on the internet. If you cannot come, but still want to watch, you can enjoy the music from the comfort of your own home. It's the next best thing to being there in person. The broadcast can be viewed HERE. Help us spread the word about the broadcasts by inviting your friends to watch as well. We really appreciate the support. Concert address will be provided in your confirmation receipt email upon completion of your purchase. Any questions, please email Michele at firstname.lastname@example.org
Bio: Rhonda Mackert is often told her music "paints pictures" and "tells stories". Indeed her piano compositions are tender, evocative and heartfelt, drawn from her own personal journey where she finds inspiration from her spiritual life, relationships and the beauty and mystery of nature.
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“If you are looking for some peaceful yet compelling solo piano music, this is a great choice! Recommended! ”