Gravenstein Mandolin Ensemble

St. Helena Library 1492 Library Lane, St. Helena, United States

We play a variety of music with spirit and a lot of fun. From the traditional Italian repertoire to jazz, choro, western swing, classical. Something for everyone. We also have great time playing.

SoCoFoSo board meeting

Sebastopol Community Cultural Center 390 Morris Street, Sebastopol, United States

This board meeting is being held out of sequence due to a concert on April 9 at SCCC. Everyone is welcome. Please email us at: socofoso@gmail.com to confirm meeting time and place if you plan to attend:

West County Fiddle Workshop

Occidental Center for the Arts 3850 Doris Murphy Ct., Occidental, CA, United States

In this 2-hour workshop, we'll dive into a new fiddle tune every month. American traditional fiddle music is vast, with deep Celtic roots and a fascinating multi-cultural history that gave birth to old-time music, and later to bluegrass. Each month, we'll work on a new tune from one of these three genres. After learning the […]

KSVY RADIO “Roots Music” w/Janet Dove & Chris Finn

KSVY Radio

SoCoFoSo board members Janet Dove & Chris Finn have been invited to join SoCoFoSo member, CW Bayer, on his Roots Music RADIO SHOW on KSVY radio 91.3 They plan to talk about the history of the Folk Society, it's beginnings, founding members, mission and goals. CW has also asked them to play a few tunes. […]

Event Series Sugar Moon

Sugar Moon

Aqus Cafe 189 H Street, Petaluma, CA, United States

Sugar Moon is a joyous powerhouse of western swing, gypsy jazz, country, blues and more! Their tasty selection of classics and original songs gets the audience tapping their feet and dancing along. They swing, twang, put a smile on people's faces and make any party a delightful affair!

Alasdair Fraser & Natalie Haas

HopMonk Sebastopol 230 Petaluma Ave, Sebastopol, CA, United States

The musical partnership between consummate performer Alasdair Fraser, "the Michael Jordan of Scottish fiddling," and brilliant Californian cellist, Natalie Haas, spans the full spectrum between intimate chamber music and ecstatic dance energy. Over the last 16 years of creating a buzz at festivals and concert halls across the world, they have truly set the standard […]

Loretta Lynn Tribute Show

The California 528 7th Street, Santa Rosa, United States

Featuring: Crying Time, Laura Benitez, Jill Rogers, Becklyn, Loralee Christensen, Margaret Belton, Nashville Honeymoon, Mauri Tan, Aireene Espirtu, Cindy Each, Allegra Bandy, Laugh Crow, Rucy Vixenn, Lias Maris Johnston Stars of the Bay Area country music scene come together to pay tribute to a country music legend, the Coal Miner's Daughter herself, Loretta Lynn! This […]

Crying Uncle Bluegrass Band

Hopmonk Novato 224 Vintage Way, Novato, CA, United States

Crying Uncle Bluegrass Band, widely recognized as one of the most exciting young bands in acoustic music, Crying Uncle Bluegrass plays a unique mix of bluegrass, Dawg (David Grisman music), jazz, and modern originals. Brothers Miles and Teo Quale are joined by bassist Andrew Osborn and 2023 National Flat Pick Guitar Champion Ian Ly, all […]

Sugar Moon

Redwood Cafe 8240 OLD REDWOOD HWY, Cotati, CA, United States

Sugar Moon is a joyous powerhouse of western swing, gypsy jazz, country, blues and more! Their tasty selection of classics and original songs gets the audience tapping their feet and dancing along. They swing, twang, put a smile on people's faces and make any party a delightful affair!

Hot Buttered Rum

Sebastopol Community Cultural Center 390 Morris Street, Sebastopol, United States

String bass and five-alarm fiddle merge with guitar, banjo, mandolin, drums and keyboards to frame the voices of its two contrasting writers, fueling a dance party with roots in Appalachia and its branches in California. It’s a sound that’s as tough to describe as it is easy to love. Twenty years into its journey, HBR’s […]

Ramblin’ Jack Elliott

Hopmonk Novato 224 Vintage Way, Novato, CA, United States

One of the last true links to the great folk traditions of this country, with over 40 albums under his belt, Ramblin' Jack Elliott is considered one of the country's legendary foundations of folk music. Long before every kid in America wanted to play guitar - before Elvis, Dylan, the Beatles or Led Zeppelin - […]