Concerts

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OR CHECK OUT A FEW OF THE FEATURED CONCERTS BELOW:

Ellis Paul

Rebecca Loebe

Sat, Nov 1 @  8pm

Ellis Paul’s new album, Chasing Beauty, is a set of songs which detail, in typical Paul fashion, stories of people and places that reflect larger truths about us all.

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The Kirkland Brothers – Clay & Gary

Sat, Nov 1 @  8pm

Kansas City’s “Folk Icon of the Year” joins the recipient of Swallow Hill Music’s first “Distinguished Faculty Award.” Guitarist/singer/yodeler Gary Kirkland brings his home-spun folk and country gems. He allows his big brother Clay to add heartfelt, compelling, and sometimes virtuosic harmonica.

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Eliza Gilkyson

Fri. Nov 7 @  8pm

Eliza Gilkyson is a Grammy-nominated singer, songwriter and activist who has become one of the most respected musicians in Roots, Folk and Americana circles.

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AJ Croce

w/ Michael Fitzpatrick

Sun, Nov 9 @  7pm

From his debut as a jazz influenced blues-based artist to his evolution into a pop music iconoclast, singer-songwriter A.J. Croce has traveled a circuitous musical road.

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Mark Morris & Friends

"Top of the Hill" Faculty Concert Series

Sat, Nov 8 @  8pm

Mark's musical tastes eventually gravitated from folk and country to bluegrass and jazz by the time he was a teenager.

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Old-Fashioned Hootenanny

Fri, Nov 7 @  7pm

An old-fashioned hootenanny is the best possible place to learn new songs and new licks, and to hear old songs performed in entirely new ways.

$3 pay, or play

Kris Delmhorst

w/ Hayward Williams

Thu, Nov 6 @  7:30pm

A prolific writer and constant collaborator, Delmhorst continues to share her unique perspective in her new work Blood Test.

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Music School

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The Art of Afrobeat Guitar – Lowry

w/ Casey Hrdlicka

Sat, Nov 1 @  2pm

This workshop will explore the various styles of afrobeat guitar- tenor and rhythm, as well as the counterpoint tenor guitar, and how they work together.

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Guitar Boot Camp

w/ Chris (Citrus) Sauthoff

Sat, Nov 8 @  10am

Get the basic training on how to make yourself a better guitar player in this hard-core, guided practice session

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CAGED: Fretboard @ Lowry

w/ Casey Hrdlicka

Sat, Nov 8 @  2pm

The CAGED system is the concept of using the open chords C-A-G-E and D on different frets. This opens a whole new world of exciting new chords and voicings.

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Bluegrass Jam

w/ Josh Maxey

Sun, Nov 9 @  2pm

Our bluegrass jam is a place for you to try a song out that you've been working on or learn new songs that you've never heard.

Free and open to all!

Jazz Jam

w/ Josh Maxey

Sun, Nov 9 @  12pm

Our jazz jam is a great place to explore jazz in a fun, no pressure setting.We play songs from the "standard" repertoire, discuss technique, improvisation and focus on making music together.

Free and open to all!

Front Row Podcast

feat. Patrick Dethlefs

Patrick Dethlefs is a fantastic young Denver songwriter. He has a lot to say about songwriting, performing and music in general. Martin and Patrick dive in depth about the songwriting process and talk a bit about their long friendship.

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About Swallow Hill Music

Founded in 1979, Swallow Hill Music is a nonprofit community for musicians and music lovers who appreciate the ability of music to bring people together. As a home for individuals and families who want to learn about, listen to and perform music, Swallow Hill Music enhances Colorado’s cultural vitality and is a model for experiential music schools and performance spaces across the country. The organization serves more than 135,000 people through its school, outreach programming and concerts annually. Swallow Hill Music also presents and produces concerts at a wide range of venues across Denver.

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