What's New? Here's what:
Upcoming Performances and Workshops
(Rolly loves performing, but his busy schedule
sometimes gets in the way. He's working on that, though...)
Concert w/ Girls From Mars: Dec. 8, Chalfont PA
Patchworks Coffeehouse w/ Marcy Marxer: Feb. 15, Perkasie PA
more to be announced soon!
Tony McManus & Rolly Brown in concert, Elora, ON, Canada, Nov.
- House Concert and Workshop in Bolton MA on
Saturday, April 28, 2012. Contact Dan
and Faith Senie for details.
- Rolly Brown and Magpie at the Folk
Factory in Philadelphia at 8 p.m. on Friday, October 1, '10
- Rolly Brown in house concert and workshop in Lincoln MA on Sat.,
October 23, '10: Contact Brad Meyer by email at EBradMeyer@att.net,
or phone messages may be left at Point One Audio, 781-259-9684
- Steve Mann and Friends
in Berkeley CA, on January 14, '06
This was a great time, and you can read the whole report and see pics
Patchworks Coffeehouse in Perkasie PA, Feb 18, '06
Another great gig; wonderful little coffeehouse with a warm and
friendly atmosphere and a habit of hiring some fine performers.
- Rolly had a great time teaching at the award winning Steve
Kaufman's Acoustic Kamps in Maryville TN this summer, and has
already been booked back for next year!
- The Twelfth Annual Thanksgiving Saturday "Guitar
Champs" Concert and Workshop in Lahaska PA, on Nov. 26, was
another great success, featuring Rolly, Mark Cosgrove, and this year's
special guest, mandolin virtuoso Emory Lester.
Kaufman's Acoustic Kamps (June 17-23) in Tennessee. Steve
Kaufman and Donna Dixon have crafted the premiere camp in the
country for serious bluegrass and flatpicking enthusiasts.
Intense fun, with an emphasis on jamming as well as great
- Summer Acoustic Music Week
(July 15-21) in New Hampshire. This is more of a general folk
music camp, with classes on songwriting, performance, and
singing, as well as guitar, mandolin, fiddle, dulcimer, etc.
Administered by the dean of Boston area folk deejays, Dick
Pleasants, Summer Acoustic Music Week reflects Dick's gentle,
laid-back personality and intelligent good will.
- The Swannanoa
Gathering (July 29-Aug. 4) in N. Carolina. This was my
first experience at Swannanoa. We had a great time, and I'm
already looking forward to next year.
Here is Mary Armstrong's review of Rolly's most recent CD,
featured in the Oct 27 edition of Phila.
Also, see the City
Paper article on Rolly!