Rowan proves himself capable of composing timeless songs and delivering them with conviction and authenticity. - Rhythms Magazine
SAN RAFAEL, Calif. (PRWEB) February 06, 2018
Grammy-award winning Peter Rowan returns to the Center with a collaboration of bluegrass luminaries featuring Bobby Black on pedal steel. This evening offers two legends for the price of one. Fabulous, original and traditional bluegrass music with vibrant harmonies.
PETER ROWAN'S TWANG & GROOVE:
-Peter Rowan: guitar & vocals
-Bobby Black: Pedal Steel
-Paul Knight: Bass
-Ken Owen: Drums
WHAT: An evening of glorious bluegrass, Americana, roots & more with "Twang & Groove," featuring music legends Peter Rowan and Bobby Black. Concessions include light snacks, beer & wine for 21+. Reserved Table & General Admission options.
WHEN: Sat. April 7 @ 8 p.m. ~ Doors @ 7:30 p.m.
WHERE: The Osher Marin JCC, 200 N San Pedro Rd, San Rafael, 1/2 mile E off 101
PARKING: Ample FREE on-site parking.
CONCESSIONS: Beer, Wine, Peets Coffee, Numi Teas and a variety of snacks and freshly baked goods available for purchase. Concessions may be enjoyed in the theater throughout the performance. No table service.
TICKETS: $10 - $35
Check out a YouTube video of Peter Rowan's Twang & Groove performing here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P9OJect5jhg&feature=youtu.be
Grammy-award winner Peter Rowan is a singer-songwriter with a career spanning over five decades. From his early years playing under the tutelage of Bluegrass veteran Bill Monroe, to his time in Old & In the Way and his breakout as a solo musician and bandleader, Rowan has built a devoted, international fan base through a solid stream of recordings, collaborative projects, and constant touring.
Bobby Black began his career on pedal steel in 1950, playing California dance halls and heading to Oklahoma to back Web Pierce and Lefty Frizzell. He returned to California in 1971, joining Commander Cody & His Lost Planet Airman. His list of collaborations is long and includes Maria Muldaur, Barbara Mandrell, Norton Buffalo, Elvin Bishop, Asleep at the Wheel, and countless others.
The Kanbar Center is the Performing Arts Department within the Osher Marin JJCC in San Rafael, California. For over 25 years they have been building community through the power of the arts with music, voice, humor, taste, culture, movement and words. You may find classical music, comedy, musical concerts, jazz, theater and performance in the grand Hoytt Theater, as well as lectures, chats and demonstrations in the Kurland Lounge and the award winning family friendly, multicultural Summer Nights outdoor music festival on Swig Field.
The Kanbar Center also oversees the rental of these spaces for special event, fundraisers and community celebrations.