TUESDAYS ON THE TERRACE
Thanks to a grant from Kennebunk Savings Bank, the popular open-air acoustic music concerts series, Tuesday's on the Terrace, returns to Strawbery Banke Museum! A different artist performs on the terrace outside of TYCO Visitors Center each Tuesday in July and August from 5:00 - 7:00 pm. Sit back, relax, and listen to fantastic local artists! Refreshing beverages, including beer and wine, and delicious eats are available for purchase Figtree Kitchen café.
TICKET COST + INFORMATION:
Tuesdays on the Terrace is open to the public and tickets are only available at the door of the event. Visitors are welcome to tour the grounds and gardens of the Museum!
- Strawbery Banke Museum Members: Free -- join today!
- Non-members: $5.00
2019 ARTIST LINEUP:
GARY FAGIN: July 9, 2019, 5:00 - 7:00 pm
Gary Fagin returns to the terrace to play familiar and traditional favorites from the great American songbook
CHUCK WALKER TRIO: July 16, 2019, 5:00 - 7:00 pm
Chuck Walker Trio, committed to bringing the best improvisational music to the stage, celebrates a variety of jazz styles from swing to blues to straight-ahead to funk to bossa nova to free jazz. Drawing from a rich repertoire of classic jazz standards and innovative original material, the group’s brilliant dedication to this American art form shines at every performance.
JEFF WARNER: July 23, 2019, 5:00 - 7:00 pm
Jeff Warner is among the nation’s foremost performer/interpreters of traditional music. His songs from the lumber camps, fishing villages and mountain tops of America connect 21st-century audiences with the everyday lives–and artistry–of 19th century Americans. His songs, rich in local history and a sense of place, bring us the latest news from the distant past.
LIZ & DAN FAIELLA: July 30, 2019, 5:00 - 7:00 pm
Liz and Dan Faiella bring to life the traditional music of their roots, with crisp vocals, mesmerizing finger-style guitar, lyrical fiddling, and exhilarating rhythmic drive. Their music calls to mind the convivial grange hall contradances of their youth in New Hampshire while conveying a wistfulness for their ancestral Ireland.
TOM RICHTER & THE SIDEWALK BOYS: August 6, 2019, 5:00 - 7:00 pm
Tom Richter & The Sidewalk Boys, “Sidewalk” Tom Richter, Brian “Chunkman” Goetz, and “Steinway” Dave Lemieux, return to the terrace with original folk, blues, and Americana.
LAURA FOX & WHITNEY ROY: August 13, 2019, 5:00 - 7:00 pm
Laura Fox is a folk/soul singer-songwriter from southern Maine. An intimate and engaging performer, she writes about love and the lack thereof. At this show, she’ll be joined by Whitney Roy (of Fox + Roy, and OldHat Stringband) on vocals Tender harmonies and contagious rhythms galore!
GARY SREDZIENSKI: August 20, 2019, 5:00 - 7:00 pm
Playing for over 40 years, Gary Creekman Sredzienski is an exceptionally versatile accordionist with a repertoire is the result of meeting musicians from a wide variety of cultures and styles. He performs music from a wide range of world and American traditions as well as 1960’s surf rock, traditional ethnic, and accordion compositions with the Portsmouth based group, the ‘Serfs.’ Gary will be joined by sidekick Bill Zecker who will be playing guitar, fiddle, and mandolin.
NOTEWORTHY: LINDA BIEBER & MITCH SHULDMAN: August 27, 2019, 5:00 - 7:00 pm
Linda Bieber & Mitch Shuldman return to the terrace for a classical guitar and flute duo.
About Strawbery Banke Museum (www.strawberybanke.org)
Strawbery Banke Museum, on the historic Portsmouth, New Hampshire waterfront, is a 10-acre outdoor history museum dedicated to bringing 300+ years of American history to life through heritage gardens, historic buildings, traditional crafts, preservation programs, hands-on activities, stories told by costumed role-players and the changing exhibits that offer hours of fun and discovery for all ages. A 501©3 non-profit, Strawbery Banke’s daily programs, exhibits, seasonal outdoor ice skating and signature special events throughout the year are made possible by members and by grants from Proulx Oil & Propane, R.M. Davis, CP Management, the NH State Council for the Arts, the NH Charitable Foundation, Lincoln Financial Group, the Institute of Library and Museum Services and many other individual and corporate donors. For a complete calendar of events, please visit www.strawberybanke.org