Music

Danny & Essence to Perform at Occidental Center for the Arts

Saturday, October 12th @ 8 pm. Occidental Center for the Arts presents Danny & Essence: Dynamic Americana Duo. Enjoy an evening in Occidental as this multi-talented duo performs classic Americana tunes as well as delightful originals. Award winning songwriter and vocalist Essence Goldman www.essencemusic.com has received national recognition for her support of ALS victim Bernie Dalton (Bernie &(…)

Danny & Essence: Dynamic Americana Duo to Perform at Occidental Center for the Arts

Saturday October 12 @ 8 pm. Occidental Center for the Arts presents Danny & Essence: Dynamic Americana Duo. Don’t miss theSonoma County debut of well known song stylist/music producer from West Marin, Danny Uzilevsky, in duo with award-winning singer/songwriter Essence Goldman, whose artistic support of ASL victims has earned her national recognition (Bernie & The Believers). www.essence music.com.Evoking Johnny(…)

Scottish Filk Duo to Perform at Occidental Center for the Arts

Friday, October 18 @ 7:30 pm. Occidental Center for the Arts welcomes the internationally renowned duo Scottish Folk: Alan Reid & Rob van Sante. On tour from Scotland, award-winningsinger/composer/multi-instrumentalist and founder member of the legendary Battlefield Band , Alan Reid joins forces with skilled guitarist, singer, and noted producer from England Rob van Sante. Enjoy their beautifully crafted old and new music(…)

Live Brazilian Music at Occidental Center for he Arts

Friday October 4 @ 7:30 pm. First Friday Live @ Occidental Center for the Arts presents SambaNoma! This exciting ensemble of accomplished local jazz musicians play an eclectic mix of Brazilian music plus original works. Featuring Ruth Ayers on sax/flute, Christian Foley-Beining on acoustic guitar, Jim Passerell on bass, and Kendrick Freeman on drums, expect jazzy tunes from Tonhino(…)

RockSoberFest Rocks Petaluma 9/28/19

Skip the alcohol, and enjoy the music! Experience clean and sober FUN at this third ever substance-free music festival in Northern California. RockSoberFest is a safe space for families and all music lovers to enjoy music, and will be held at the Sonoma-Marin Fairgrounds Gardenway Lawn and Stage in Petaluma on Saturday, September 28th 3-9pm.(…)

Lesbian Singer Cris Williamson to Play Occidental Center for the Arts

Sunday October 6 @ 7 pm. Occidental Center for the Arts welcomes Barbara Higbie and Cris Williamson! Grammy-nominated multi-instrumentalist and singer, Barbara Higbie, in duo with iconic women’s music pioneer, singer/songwriter, teacher and activist Cris Williamson (The Changer & The Changed), bring their uplifting mixture of new material and old favorites to one of their favorite venues! The(…)

SonoMusette! to Perform at Occidental Center for the Arts Sept. 28

Saturday, Sept. 28 @ 8pm. Occidental Center for the Arts presents SonoMusette! This exciting Sonoma county-based ensemble features vocalist extraordinaire Mimi Pirard, with Robert Lunceford on accordion, Jan Martinelli on piano and bass, Issac Vandeveer, guitar/bass and Richard Andrews on drums. Inspired by Piaf, Brel, Trenet and Django, SonoMusette will charm and transport you as they expertly recapture the moody(…)

Jim Kweskin & MeredithAxelrod at Occidental Center for the Arts Sept. 22

Sunday Sept. 22 @ 4 pm.Jim Kweskin & MeredithAxelrod at Occidental Center for the Arts. We welcome back 1960’s Jug Band legend Jim Kweskin in duo with rising Americana star Meredith Axelrod to OCA’s acoustic sweet spot. Kweskin is a well known and beloved singer and bandleader who also created one of the bedrock guitar styles(…)

Occidental Center for the Arts Presents Live Music with Paul McCandless/Christian Foley-Beining Collaboration.

Sunday September 8 @ 4 pm. Occidental Center for the Arts. Paul McCandless/Christian Foley-Beining Collaboration. Enjoy a Sunday afternoon concert with this sterling Sonoma County-based jazz quartet, featuring Grammy-winning multi-instrumentalist McCandless and guitarist Foley-Beining with Tom Shader on bass and drummer Tom Hayashi playing original instrumental jazz compositions. $18 Advance/$22 at the door. Cabaret/concert seating. Fine Refreshments.(…)