Presenting and Supporting Folk & Acoustic Music
in the Washington, DC Area

We're certainly living in uncertain times - but one thing remains true: artists and musicians will FIND A WAY and Focus Music would like to assist that as much as we're able.

Share and Enjoy!

Enjoy and SUPPORT!!!

Below is a selection of upcoming shows from Focus alumni as well as a bunch of other online concert listings for your to explore. With almost any show there will be the option to support the artist financially, but remember to "Like", "Share" and "Follow" too! Join those mailing lists for when these artists are able to come see us again!

Upcoming Shows

Date

Time

Title

Artists

Description

Link

4/28

7 PM

CDT

Woodstock Wednesdays

Jon Shain

Jon Shain is a veteran singer-songwriter who’s been turning heads for years with his words, his fiery acoustic guitar work, and his evolved musical style – combining improvised piedmont blues with bluegrass, swing, and ragtime. Jon premieres for Woodstock Wednesdays April 28, 7pm/CDT.

https://woodstockfolkfestival.org/event/jon-shain-woodstock-wednesdays/

4/30

8pm

ET

Third Street Coffeehouse

Claudia Nygaard

 YOUTUBE

5/1

8 PM

EDT

The Levins

https://www.youtube.com/c/thelevinsmusic?app=desktop

5/2

2pm

ET

The Kennedys' Love Songs!

The Kennedys

This is the third part of a mini series within our weekly livestream shows, which we're calling "Songs that Bring in the Light." Episode three of this mini series of all original songs continues with The Kennedys' Love Songs! Sunday, May 2, 2pm EDT

https://youtu.be/TtS6NT28QHc

5/23

1pm

ET

DYLAN 8-Oh! - IMT PRESENTS A BIRTHDAY TRIBUTE TO BOB DYLAN

Billy Coulter, Brian Simms, Ruthie Logsdon and Tony Denikos, Rob Hinkal, McKinley Clare.

The Institute of Musical Traditions presents an 80th birthday tribute to one of world’s best-known singer/songwriters. Although Bob Dylan won't be there, his influence will... Dylan’s impact on popular culture is far-reaching and this unique lineup of per-formers reflects the breadth of his timeless contributions to American music.

https://www.imtfolk.org


Repeating Shows

Every Sunday:

2pm EDT The Kennedys' Weekly, Uplifting, All-Request Livestream
youtu.be/5jXfcSaGY1Y

Every Monday:

7pm EDT rob's VOM (Virtual Open Mic)
rob & Rowan of ilyAIMY continuing to give the performing community an OUTLET when we need it most! Tune in Live on Facebook, YouTube or Twitch

7.30pm EST Vance Gilbert's MondayNightAcousticPajamaParty Kinda Of Forgiveness and Hope
YouTube.

8PM ET Dan Navarro Live on Facebook
www.facebook.com/dannavarromusic

Every Tuesday:

10am ET CoffeeAndASong w Marci Geller
https://www.marcigeller.com/

Every Wednesday:

(this is the big one, no - we don't know why either!)

10am ET CoffeeAndASong w Marci Geller
https://www.marcigeller.com/

12.10pm ET Lunch Hour Live w Karyn Oliver
New songs and requests.
www.facebook.com/KOsings

6pm ET JAMMIN' IN MY JAMMIESLucie Blue Tremblay
www.facebook.com/lucie.b.tremblay

7pm ET Suzie Vinnick
Roots and Blues music - originals and covers and your requests!
www.streetjelly.com/SuzieVinnick

7PM ET Jonathan Byrd
MEET US HERE!
www.jonathanbyrd.com/livestream

7PM ET ilyAIMY Live from the Lair!
On FB, YT & Twitch: award-winning percussive acoustic rock-folk from Baltimore, MD. Acoustic guitar, electric cello, eclectic percussion.
www.ilyaimy.com

7:30PM ET  Carla Ulbrich
YouTube livestreams of humorous songs about surviving the current madness, with live chat, song topics requests and viewer mail segments!
www.youtube.com/carlaulbrich

8PM ET Dan Navarro
Live on YouTube
www.dannavarro.com  

Every Thursday:

10am ET CoffeeAndASong w Marci Geller
https://www.marcigeller.com/

Every Friday:

10am ET Morning Cordial w Jud Caswell
www.facebook.com/watch/judcaswellmusic/429147271282854/

7pm ET Busk at Dusk w John Flynn
www.youtube.com/watch?v=tZqQ49iR0pk

Every Saturday:

2PM ET Dan Navarro
Live on Twitch
www.dannavarro.com  


Online Concert Links

Folk Alliance International Livestream Calendar
A huge sortable calendar updated and maintained by the staff of Folk Alliance International.

Institute of Musical Traditions Concert Vault
Hundreds of great videos from the past two decades of IMT's 40 years of shows - highlighting folk, blues, world music and more from all over the Earth.

MSAC Local Virtual Events & Content List
 
a list of Maryland-based streaming music and not-music events provided by the Maryland State Arts Council.

Philadelphia Folksong Society Digital Concert Venue
Presenting artists local, regional, and international – old favorites and new discoveries – to a digital audience of music lovers from the comfort of their own homes!

Social Distancing Streaming Concerts
a Facebook page "meant to be a clearinghouse for listings of streaming concerts (all genres welcome)"

Undiscoveredmusic.net
Upcoming Live Streamed Acoustic Concerts

Virtual Music Events Directory
A massive Living document containing not just a who's who and what's what - but also a HOW! A calendar of events and a list of tools to help you create your own shows!

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