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Singer/Songwriter Dave Ramont

Americana singer/songwriter, guitarist and freelance writer Dave Ramont will share stories and songs from his CD catalog, along with songs and musical insights from other favorite songwriters. This event is free and open to all. No registration is required. Stop by our ...

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Burl Ives, Midwestern Minstrel

Burl Ives was and is an iconic figure in the annals of American Folk Music and he got his start in the farms & fields of Southern Illinois near the small towns of Hunt City and Newton. Ives went on to ...

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Autumn and the Moon Concert

Falling leaves, and beaming moonlight! Vocalist Layni Katz and pianist Deane Myers perform songs for the fall season.  Music to warm up your autumn evening. Deane and Layni are both graduates of DePaul University and have performed in the Chicago area for ...

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NIU Steelband Concert

Join us for the 4th annual NIU Steelband Concert directed by Liam Teague and Clifford Alexis. Created in 1973 by G. Allan O'Connor, it was the first active steel band formed in an American university and has performed throughout the United ...

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Small Potatoes Concert

The Chicago based folk duo of Jacquie Manning and Rich Prezioso say it has taken them years of "careful indecision" to develop a repertoire they describe as "Celtic to Cowboy."  After twenty-six years of performing, a million and a half miles ...

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Wild Blue Ukulele Orchestra

Join us in the main lobby for a variety of instrumental holiday music from “Tchaikovsky’s March” from the “Nutcracker Suite” to “You’re A Mean One, Mr. Grinch”, with lots of surprises in between. The Wild Blue Ukulele Orchestra is comprised of seven musicians, both amateur and professional, all ukulele enthusiasts. The ...

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Carol of the (Berim) Baus

The library will host Arcomusical in an after-hours concert open to the public. The ensemble will play holiday music as well as original compositions for the audience in the library’s main lobby. Holiday snacks and refreshments will be provided. MeiaMeia (Portuguese ...

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