Tag: live music

March with Revels in the 50th Kensington Parade

Whether you’ve been a Reveler for years or are looking for your first experience, Washington Revels’ parades are one of the best and easiest ways to join in the fun! Our hardy band of adults, teens, and children will dress in white (or as close as you can get) and wear multi-colored sashes, arm ribbons, and flower garlands (supplied by Revels). We will be accompanied by the Hobby Horse, Snap the Dragon, bright banners and ribbon sticks, and more! You may sing along (song sheets provided) or simply march – we also need adults and children to help pass...

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Iain Matthews in Concert

Iain Matthews first gained attention as a founding member and vocalist for the innovative Fairport Convention’s first three albums, changing the voice of folk music in his country. He moved on to create Matthews’ Southern Comfort, exploring his interest in American music. They had a No 1 hit in the UK with Joni Mitchell’s “Woodstock.” After that, he formed Plainsong, which also received critical acclaim. These days he performs solo and with friends, drawing upon 50 years of his exciting repertoire and on this tour, Iain will be promoting an acoustic self released-album called “A Bakers Dozen.” His friend...

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Washington Revels – Carpe Diem August Community Sing

August Theme: Back to School and National American Artist Appreciation Month Songs On the 21st of each month, we gather to sing, dance and socialize — we sing in celebration of the seasons, and of special dates and holidays. As the long hot summer draws to a close, join us to sing about the return to fall rhythms, and to celebrate homegrown musicians by singing and sharing songs about (and by!) American artists. 6:30-8:00: International Songs and Rounds for all ages 8:00-8:30: Refreshments, Social Time, Celebration of August birthdays Everyone is welcome to bring refreshments and songs to share....

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Maritime Voices aboard USS Constellation

Join Washington Revels Maritime Voices aboard the USS Constellation, docked in Baltimore Harbor, for a concert highlighting the maritime history of the Chesapeake from the late-18th through mid-19th Centuries, as well as the two sailing ships that bore the name Constellation. The program will feature songs of Baltimore, the Barbary Wars, the Quasi-War with France, the War of 1812, the Civil War, and more. There will be plenty of opportunities for everyone to sing along – a great event for the whole family! Presented by Historic Ships in...

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Luis Garay, Percussionist

Luis Garay is a percussionist who performs Classical, Jazz and Afro-Latin World Music. His high-energy performance is wonderful and interactive, a show that the whole family can enjoy together. Sponsored by the Friends of the Silver Spring Library as part of Montgomery County Public Library’s Summer Reading program. Free tickets are available at the customer service desk 30 minutes before the beginning of the program. Space is...

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