Peoples' Voice Cafe:
11AM - 12PM:
Steve Suffet, MC
Open stage for any PVC performer (30 minutes)
The Brooklyn Stoop Singers (30 minutes)
Steve Suffet (MC):
Steve Suffet, who has been performing since the 1960s, is an old fashioned folksinger in the People's Music tradition
The Brooklyn Stoop Singers
The Brooklyn Stoop Singers bring lively choruses, vibrant harmonies and strong voices wrapped around guitar, banjo and mandolin accompaniment to their performances. The group’s members have been sharing their eclectic repertoire of sea chanteys, contemporary pieces and songs from the British Isles and the Appalachian Mountains with New York City audiences for decades individually and in other bands. The group unites Deirdre Bialo-Padin (vocals), Chris Carpenter (vocals, guitar, mandolin and whatever other instruments he decides to bring); Elizabeth Hershon (vocals) and Chris Seymour (vocals and banjo).
12PM - 1PM
Lindsey Wilson, MC & leadoff performer (20 minutes)
Cleo Carol Knopf (20 minutes)
Daniel Sofaer (20 minutes)
Cleo is a dancer and circus artist who sings songs of peace and justice in the tradition of the late Reverend Frederick Douglas Kirkpatrick & his Hey Brother, Hey Sister Coffee House.
Dan Sofaer was raised in Washington D.C. He has been a lifetime student of American folk and blues traditions, and is also a songwriter.
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Mario Cancel-Bigay, MC & leadoff performer (20 minutes)
Sharleen Leahey (20 minutes)
Steve Suffet (20 minutes)
Mario Cancel Bigay is a Puerto Rican nueva canción singer-songwriter, poet, ethnomusicologist and expert on the Puerto Rican national guitar, the cuatro.
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Judy Gorman, MC & leadoff performer (20 minutes)
Gary Allard (20 minutes)
Pat Lamanna (20 minutes)
Pat's songs have been highly praised by Pete Seeger, Peter Yarrow, and others. They have a strong folk influence, and cover topics such as peace, the environment, women's struggles, and more.
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Joel Landy, MC & leadoff performer (20 minutes)
Lydia Adams Davis (20 minutes)
Mike Glick (20 minutes)
Joel Landy is best known for his clever songwriting and energetic stage performances. He hosts and produces the award winning Songs of Freedom Television, seen on cable tv and online at www.singfreedom.org.
Lydia Adams Davis:
Activist songs of the environment and woman's rights.
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
David Tarlo, MC
Marie Mularczyk O’Connell and the Mountain Maidens (30 minutes)
Hudson Valley Sally (30 minutes)
1:00PM Marie Mularczyk O'Connell (MC) and the Mountain Maidens:
Marie Mularczyk, Candice Baranello and Lorraine Berger are the Mountain Maidens Three dynamic voices blended in splendid ancient and modern harmonies that will lift your spirit, excite your senses and warm your heart. They sing ballads, folk songs, Medieval, Irish Traditional music, love songs, country and gospel songs including themes of social justice to the accompaniment of guitars, banjo, dulcimer, bouzouki, dumbec, spoon,
Hudson Valley Sally:
"Hudson Valley Sally sings with a freshness and innocence that reminds us why we fell in love with folk music in the first place."-- Si Kahn