San Rafael, CA (PRWEB) December 27, 2014
A legend returns to The Kanbar Center. GRAMMY-Award winner and six-time GRAMMY nominee, Peter Rowan is a bluegrass singer-songwriter with a career spanning over five decades. From his early years playing under the tutelage of bluegrass patriarch Bill Monroe, Peter’s stint in Old & In the Way with Jerry Garcia and his subsequent breakout as both a solo performer and bandleader, Rowan has built a devoted, international fan base through his continuous stream of original recordings, collaborative projects, and constant touring.
THE PETER ROWAN BLUEGRASS BAND consists of outstanding musicians with over 100 years of combined recording and performance experience. Joining guitarist Peter Rowan are Keith Little, banjo; Paul Knight, bass; Chris Henry, mandolin; and Blaine Sprouse, fiddle. The ensemble has graced the stages of Hardly Strictly Bluegrass, Grey Fox, Merlefest, Rothbury Australia’s National Folk Festival, and numerous other festivals domestically and abroad, entertaining audiences with original and traditional songs executed in vibrant harmony.
WHAT: An evening of glorious bluegrass, Americana, roots & more featuring the legendary Peter Rowan with the Peter Rowan Bluegrass Band. Concessions including light snacks, beer wine for 21+ All are invited. General Admission seating with some table seating available.
TICKETS: $25 advance/ $28 day of. General Admission seating http://www.marinjcc.org/arts
WHEN: Sat. Feb. 22 @ 8:00 ~ Doors @ 7:30.
WHERE: The Osher Marin JCC, 200 N San Pedro Rd, San Rafael, 1/2 mile E off 101
PARKING: Ample FREE parking..
THE PETER ROWAN BLUEGRASS BAND
Peter Rowan | Guitar, Vocals
Keith Little | Banjo, Vocals
Paul Knight | Bass, Vocals
Chris Henry | Mandolin, Vocals
Blaine Sprouse | Fiddle
The Kanbar Center for the Performing Arts is the Performing Arts Department within the Osher Marin Jewish Community Center in San Rafael, California. For over 20 years we have spread the power of music, voice, humor, taste, culture, movement and words throughout the community by presenting classical music, club style dancing events, comedy, musical concerts, theater and performance in the grand Hoytt Theater, lectures. chats and demonstrations in the Kurland lounge and great world music & dancing for all ages outdoors under summer skies on Swig Field. All are welcome; no membership is required to attend. The Center is a long-standing Marin non- profit, centrally located in Marin County and just 1/4 mile east off Hwy 101