Saturday, July 19, 2014, 6:30 - 9:30 p.m. Thursday, July 24, 6:30 - 9:30 p.m. The Damariscotta River Association's Midcoast Music Fest at Round Top Farm (the second of three concerts of the Midcoast Music Fest). Maine's best music, food, beer and oysters in the Darrows Barn, one of the region's most memorable performance spaces.|
David Mallett. Maine's best music, food, beer and oysters in the Darrows Barn, one of the region's most memorable performance spaces. Maine's own David Mallett is a folk icon of world renown. In addition to being featured on his fourteen albums, Mallett's pen has provided material for an eclectic list of artists that includes Pete Seeger, Alison Kraus, Emmylou Harris, Kathy Mattea, John Denver and the Muppets. His tune, The Garden Song, is one of America's most popular folk songs, having been recorded more than 150 times and sung around the globe. He has toured consistently in folk clubs, concert halls and festivals for thirty years. David Mallett
This year two Maine singer/songwriters will open the show back to back for Mallett Heather Hardy and Anna Pillsbury.
Winner of the 2013 Maine Songwriting Competition and 2nd place winner of the 2012 New England Songwriting Contest, Heather Hardy is a singer-songwriter living in Bristol, Maine. She plays guitar and baritone ukulele, and has a blast playing her guitar like a stand-up bass. Heather blends her unique voice with rich melodies, often highlighting mouth trumpet instrumentals in her songs. Heather is co-host of the DRA Round Top Coffee House in Damariscotta, and teaches songwriting, guitar and ukulele for all ages. Learn more about Hardy at Heather Hardy.
Anna Pillsbury is a natural-born songwriter and new talent on the rise in the local Maine music scene. With a soothing, intimate voice and an acoustic guitar, her original songs combine a perfect blend of honesty, humor, and charm that are both fun and empowering to listen to. Her music draws inspiration from folk pop as well as the singer/songwriter genre and is brimming with catchy melodies and witty lyrical content that make her style unique. Find out more about Pillsbury at Anna Pillsbury.
Don't miss Jason Spooner Band on July 17 and The Mallett Brothers Band on July 24! Buy tickets for Festival Pass - All Three Shows - Midcoast Music Fest (July 17, 19, 24) $45 (advance only). Event supports the conservation and education work of the Damariscotta River Association. FMI 207-563-1393 or Midcoast Music Fest.
DRA Round Top Farm - Darrows Barn (View)
3 Round Top Lane
Damariscotta, ME 04543
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|