Music at Mildred Owens

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Name: Music at Mildred Owens
Date: June 3, 2017
Time: 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM PDT
Event Description:

Pacifica Performances presents 
Nell Robinson & Jim Nunally Band - Folk/Country/Roots

The Nell Robinson & Jim Nunally Band brings five genre-busting artists together to bring joyful music infused with folk, bluegrass, americana, roots, swing, jazz, and the blues. Alt-Roots, Folkbilly – whatever you call it – it’s original, well done, and a pleasure to hear. Featuring Pete Grant on pedal steel, Jim Kerwin on bass fiddle and Jon Arkin on percussion. This is truly an all-star band.

Nell Robinson has been described as a “modern day Patsy Cline” and “one of the freshest voices in roots music.” Her side-projects, from the poignancy of Soldier Stories to the whimsy of The Henriettas, further attest to the breadth and ambition of the youthful musical passions she let flower.  Robinson’s 2014 release “The Rose of No-Man’s Land became a PBS Special with it’s own episode in the Music Gone Public series.  The abum, produced by Joe Henry, featured Ramblin’ Jack Elliott, Kris Kristofferson, John Doe and Maxine Hong Kingston.

Jim Nunally this 2 time Grammy winning musician is a San Francisco Bay Area-native, musician, composer, record producer, and teacher. As a guitarist and vocalist with the David Grisman Bluegrass Experience for over 13 years, Jim joins master American guitarists Doc Watson and Tony Rice as one of the finest interpreters and performers of bluegrass and traditional music. In addition to two Grammy and IBMA Awards, he is a two-time Western Open Flatpicking Guitar champion. His work is featured on soundtracks for The Beverly Hillbillies Movie, Snoopy’s Reunion, The Sims, Streets of SimCity and more. His third-generation traditional music roots began in Arkansas with his guitar-playing grandfather who taught Jim’s father, who in turn taught Jim. This pedigree contributes to his unmistakably traditional sound.

Location:
Mildred Owen Concert Hall
1220 Linda Mar Blvd
Pacifica, CA 94044
Date/Time Information:
Saturday, June 3, 2017
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Contact Information:
(650) 355-1882
Fees/Admission:
Tickets:650-355-1862
Online at: http://pacificaperformances.org/nell-robinson-and-jim-nunally-band-2/
Non Member: $23
Senior: $20
Member: $18
Senior/Student Member: $15
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