RBA Concert Series

RBA LogoOur “sister organization” Redwood Bluegrass Associates puts on a monthly concert series in Mountain View which the NCBS is happy to sponsor.

The RBA season starts in October and runs through spring.

News

Redwood Bluegrass Associates Announces The Full 2015-16 Concert Season

Redwood Bluegrass Associates has announced the full 2015-16 Concert Season.

10-17-15 – Piedmont Melody Makers featuring Alice Gerrard and Chris Brashear
11-14-15 – California Banjo Extravaganza featuring Riley Baugus, Ryan Cavanaugh, and Bill Evans
1-23-16 – Laurie Lewis & Kathy Kallick Sing the Songs Of Vern & Ray
2-20-16 – Danny Paisley & The Southern Grass
3-19-16 — Mike Compton & Joe Newberry
4-16-16 — Jayme Stone’s Lomax Project
5-7-16 — The Tuttles with A.J. Lee

Concerts will be held in Mountain View, except the November show, which will be in nearby Palo Alto. A discounted season ticket is available. The Northern California Bluegrass Society welcomes all RBA concerts.

Redwood Bluegrass Associates Sets New Venues In Mountain View & Palo Alto

Mountain View Masonic Hall

Mountain View Masonic Hall

Redwood Bluegrass Associates has announced that two new venues will host the 2015-2016 South Peninsula concert series.

The first concert (Piedmont Melody Makers) on October 17 will be held at the Mountain View Masonic Lodge, 890 Church Street, Mountain View.

bglogoThe second concert (California Banjo Extravaganza) on November 14 will be held at Etz Chayim Hall, 4161 Alma Street, Palo Alto.

The remaining concerts (mostly monthly through May) will be back at the Masonic Hall in downtown Mountain View.

All RBA concerts since 1995 have been welcomed by the Northern California Bluegrass Society.

Etz Chayim Hall, Palo Alto

Etz Chayim Hall, Palo Alto

Fall RBA Concerts Set For October & November In Mountain View

Alice Gerrard

Alice Gerrard

The Redwood Bluegrass Associates 2015-2016 season will begin with two fall concerts in Mountain View. All RBA shows are welcomed by the Northern California Bluegrass Society.

On Saturday, October 17The Piedmont Melody Makers (Alice Gerrard, Chris Brashear, Jim Watson & Cliff Hale) will perform. A month later on Saturday, November 14, the California Banjo Extravaganza (Banjoists Riley Baugus, Ryan Cavanaugh, & Bill Evans, plus John Reischman, Sharon Gilchrist, Chad Manning, & Jim Nunally) will appear.

This year, there will be no December concert. The monthly series will run through May.

Redwood Bluegrass Associates Announces NCBS-Welcomed 2015-2016 Concert Season

bglogoRedwood Bluegrass Associates has announced the 2015-2016 concert season. All shows are welcomed by the Northern California Bluegrass Society.

2015

October 17 — The Piedmont Melody Makers (Alice Gerrard, Chris Brashear, Jim Watson & Cliff Hale)

November 14 — California Banjo Extravaganza (Riley Baugus, Ryan Cavanaugh, & Bill Evans, plus John Reischman, Sharon Gilchrist, Chad Manning, & Jim Nunally)

2016

January 23 — Laurie Lewis & Kathy Kallick Sing the Songs of Vern & Ray

February 20 – Danny Paisley & Southern Grass

April 16 – Jayme Stone’s Lomax Project

May 7 – The Tuttles with A. J. Lee

Della Mae To Perform In RBA Mountain View Concert This Saturday

Della Mae will appear in a Redwood Bluegrass Associates concert in Mountain View on Saturday, May 2. An open jam at the church will begin at 5:00pm. Concert doors will open at 7:00pm for the 7:30pm show.

The last concert of the 2014-2015 RBA concert season will be held at the First Presbyterian Church Of Mountain View (1667 Miramonte at Cuesta in Mountain View). The concert is welcomed by the Northern California Bluegrass Society.

The FREE NCBS/SCBS Santa Cruz Bluegrass Fair will be held earlier in the day at the Duck Pond Stage in Santa Cruz and everyone is welcome to attend both events.

Della Mae

Della Mae