Highlights from the Pixy Theatre

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9qk4e-j67Gk The opening of the Acoustic Music Series at the Pixy Theatre was an absolute blast. Patchwork (Rick Garrett and Holly Smith) and I always have a lot of fun when we get together to make music, but this night was special. I hope you enjoy these highlights, and please watch for more video postings from this show. Check out Holly's excellent fiddle and vocal skills on Ain't Misbehavin' on this post....
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Ain’t Misbehavin’

Last night (June 17), Patchwork (Rick Garrett and Holly Smith) and I were together again. We shared the stage for the inaugural concert of the Summer Acoustic Music Series at the Pixy Theatre in Edinburgh. Whenever the three of us get together, it's going to be a good time. This rendition of the Fats Waller tune Ain't Misbehavin', from the Give Us a Song CD, is just one example of how much fun we have playing together. Enjoy! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HFTiW5lchSU  ...
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A Patchwork June

What makes a concert fun? A lot of things, yes, but one factor is whether the performers are having a good time. When performers genuinely like one another and enjoy playing together, that translates to the audience. Rick Garrett and Holly Smith of Patchwork are two people that I totally and completely love being around. Not only are they wonderful musicians, they're just all around good folks. When Patchwork and I get together to play music, we never know what to expect. Set lists are quickly abandoned, and we follow a variety of musical themes. Some things are certain, though, we always have fun, and it's always an entertaining evening. June brings us together for two concerts, one on June 17 at the Pixy Theater in Edinburgh and another on June 25 at Madison Christian Church in Frankton. Two shows with Patchwork in a month: now that's a double dose of fun!...
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