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.

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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


Saturday May 2 Will Be A Big Day For Bay Area Bluegrass Music Fans

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Della Mae

Saturday, May 2 will be a big day for local bluegrass music fans, with two great Northern California Bluegrass Society shows back-to-back. Ya’ll come!

BLUEGRASS FAIR — AFTERNOON

Noon-6:00pm — Santa Cruz Bluegrass Fair, Duck Pond Stage, San Lorenzo Park, Santa Cruz.

FREE afternoon of music in the park presented by the Northern California Bluegrass Society/Santa Cruz Bluegrass Society, with the True Life Troubadours, The Naked Bootleggers, Harmony Grits, The Down Beets, and the Eddie DuCommun Band. Raffle, food, spring sun, grass, trees, swimming ducks, and all of your friends. The 29th annual gathering is a rite of spring that will kick off the outdoor bluegrass season in Northern California.

BLUEGRASS CONCERT — EVENING

7:30pm — Della Mae Concert, First Presbyterian Church Of Mountain View, Mountain View.

Boston’s favorite all-women bluegrass band comes to town in a Redwood Bluegrass Associates show that will wrap-up the current RBA season. NCBS welcomes this concert. Advance tickets are recommended. Pie and coffee will be served. Open Jam at 5:00pm.

The Santa Cruz Bluegrass Fair (Illustration by Linda Descoteaux).

The NCBS/SCBS Santa Cruz Bluegrass Fair (Illustration by Linda Descoteaux).

Della Mae Will Perform At May 2 RBA Concert In Mountain View

The First Presbyterian Church Of Mountain View

The First Presbyterian Church Of Mountain View

Della Mae will appear in a Redwood Bluegrass Associates concert in Mountain View on Saturday Evening, May 2.

The show at the First Presbyterian Church Of Mountain View will conclude the current season. The monthly series will return in the fall.

All RBA concerts are welcomed by the Northern California Bluegrass Society.

An open jam at the church will begin at 5:00pm. Concert doors will open at 7:00pm for the 7:30pm show.

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Della Mae

Della Mae

Redwood Bluegrass Associates To Present Della Mae In NCBS-Welcomed Concert On May 2 In Mountain View

della-mae-improper-bostonian-magazine-coverRedwood Bluegrass Associates will present Della Mae in concert on Saturday, May 2 at the First Presbyterian Church Of Mountain View.

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

The concert will be preceded by an open jam at the church beginning at 5:00pm. Concert doors will open at 7:00pm for the 7:30pm show.

This is the last program of the 2014-2015 RBA season.

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