Current Performance

June 2024

AGAVE Saturday, June 15 (1:00 show) Grammy-nominated Agave specializes in string chamber music of the seventeenth through twentieth centuries, originally (and here) played on gut strings. For this show, Aaron Westman and Anna Washburn, violins, Kati Kyme, viola, William Skeen, cello and Henry Lebedinsky, harpsichord, will explore string quartets by women composers from their recent album "AGAVE: In Her Hands". We'll hear extraordinary quartets by Fanny Hensel (née Mendelssohn), Croatian countess Dora Pejacevic, and Dutch-Jewish composer Rosy Wertheim, as well as a harpsichord ... Read more

February/March Shows

San Lyon Saturday, February 24 Introducing San Lyon--a Swing Jazz quartet from Los Angeles, harmonizing since 2019. Their expertise lies in the enchanting tunes of early 20th-century jazz, complemented by original vintage-inspired compositions. Featuring Paige Herschell on vocals and melodica, Jenna Colombet on violin and vocals, Katie Cavera on bass, vocals and banjo, and Dani Vargas on guitar. Join us for a musical journey that blends classic jazz nostalgia with a unique, timeless sound. Listen to some tunes here and here. Reservations  Mads Tolling Friday, March ... Read more

December at Fifth Street Farms

Sam Reider & The Human Hands Saturday, December 16 Sam Reider is a Latin GRAMMY-nominated accordionist, pianist and composer. His work combines diverse influences, from jazz and folk tunes to originals. His performances have been featured on NPR, PBS and the BBC. Reider has performed, recorded and collaborated with artists including Jon Batiste, Jorge Glem, Sierra Hull, Laurie Lewis, and Paquito d’Rivera. The genre-bending acoustic ensemble The Human Hands’ music ranges from a "mash-up of the the Klezmatics, Quintette du Hot Club de ... Read more