5/26
FRI
5:30-7am
Lark in the Morning Folk music. Fridays from 5:30am to 7:00am, alternates weekly with Cascadia Coffeehouse on KBOO 90.7 FM
5/26
FRI
6-8pm
Pete Krebs and His Portland Playboys play Western Swing and Honly-tonk every 2nd & 4th Friday at the Secret Society, 116 NE Russell St. $6 General Admission, 16 and under free.
5/27
SAT
6-9am
Swing 'n' Country Country Swing. Every Saturday from 6:00am to 9:00am on KBOO 90.7 FM
5/27
SAT
9am-noon
Music From the True Vine - Every Saturday on KBOO 90.7 FM - Bluegrass, rotating dj's, excellent, some more traditionally oriented than others
5/27
SAT
10am-4pm
Taborgrass Bluegrass Class and Jam at St. David of Wales Episcopal Church, 2800 SE Harrison Street. For all instruments. No registration required. Drop-ins welcome. $10 per session. Knowledge of basic chords and the ability to execute chord changes is required. Beginning Class meets at 10:00 am; Intermediate Class begins at 1:00 pm. Meets every Saturday from September through May. For more details, contact Greg Stone at grgstone@gmail.com or visit www.taborgrass.com.
5/27
SAT
6-8pm
J.T. and the Rowdy Mountain Boys play bluegrass at the Landmark Saloon, 4847 SE Division St. 21+ / No cover.
5/28
SUN
2-5pm
Off Key Easy Bluegrass Jam. Every Sunday at the O'Neill Public House, 6000 NE Glisan St. A relaxed slow-to-intermediate jam for players of all ability and confidence levels. Nobody is too crummy to play with us! Food and a full bar available, under 21 more than welcome. On bus line 19-Glisan and just south of 60th Street MAX station.
5/28
SUN
3-4pm
4th Sunday Singing School with the Portland Sacred Harp. All are welcome. Topics and teachers vary from month to month and are intended to deepen our relationship to the tradition of Sacred Harp singing. See www.portlandsacredharp.org for more info. Kennedy School, 5736 NE 33rd Ave, Community Room, SE corner of building.
5/28
SUN
4-6pm
4th Sunday Kennedy School Singing with the Portland Sacred Harp Kennedy School, 5736 NE 33rd Ave, Community Room, SE corner of building.
5/28
SUN
6-8:30pm
The Loafers are a bluegrass quartet that performs traditional tunes with a sparkle and energy that will make you smile and want to hear more. The members have been playing together for over 30 years and bring a relaxed smoothness to the music that they love. The members are Dave Elliot - Mandolin, Aaron Stocek- Guitar, Dee Johnson- Bass, and Mike Stahlman- Banjo. At Fire and Stone Pizza, NE Fremont and 37th. (bluegrass or old time most Sundays)
5/29
MON
5:30-7am
Folk Espresso Early morning folk music to get your week started. A different host each week. Every Monday from 5:30am to 7:00am on KBOO 90.7 FM
5/30
TUE
5:30-7am
Early Morning Gumbo A spicy mix of folk and acoustic music, much of which is connected to the American south, including (but not limited to) acoustic blues, Texas folk, Cajun, string band & Texas swing. Every Tuesday from 5:30 AM to 7:00 AM on KBOO 90.7 FM
5/30
TUE
7-9pm
Open Intermediate-Advanced Bluegrass Jam at McMenamins Rock Creek Tavern, 10000 NW Old Cornelius Pass Road, Hillsboro, 503-645-3822 - Free / 21+
5/31
WED
5:30-7am
Pastures of Plenty Traditional and Contemporary folk music. Every Wednesday from 5:30am to 7:00am on KBOO 90.7 FM
9/30
SAT
All Weekend
The 4th Annual Blues in the Gorge, Oregon's Premier Acoustic Blues Guitar Camp, will be held September 30 – October 4, 2017 at Menucha Retreat & Conference Center in Corbett, OR. Immerse yourself in acoustic blues for a long weekend with some of the best blues and fingerstyle guitarists around. This year's instructors include: Guy Davis (teaching perform with what you got, harmonica, and Guy Davis Blues); Mary Flower (teaching Solo Blues Performance); Orville Johnson (teaching bottleneck slide, lap style dobro and finger style blues); Valerie Turner (teaching country blues and piedmont fingerpicking basics). EARLYBIRD DISCOUNT: Folks can save $100 if they register during March. Use promo code EARLYBIRD. More info available here.