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THE SANCTUARY CONCERTS

The Sanctuary Concerts
At the Presbyterian Church
240 Southern Boulevard, Chatham, NJ

973.376.4946       boxoffice@sanctuaryconcerts.org 

  

"A Revered Stop For Folk Musicians." -The Star Ledger   

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Produced at the Watchung Arts Center 2001-2003


Fall 2001

                September

MODERN MAN with Terence Martin

An Evening with MIKE AGRANOFF              

                October

GROOVELILY with Arlon Bennett

MICHAEL SMITH and ANNE HILLS with Ritter & Petito

                November

OSCAR BRAND with Ginny Johnston

SONGLAND (Dan Pelletier, Joe Giacoio, New Middle Class)

                December

HARMONYTRYX with Danzig & Woolley

Christmas Show: NOLLAIG with DOORJAM

 

Spring 2002

               January

  LES SAMPOU with Erik Balkey

  HOT SOUP with Dave Goldman          

                February

  NEW FOLK FAVORITES 2002: Joe Brack, Deb Talan, Nancy Falkow,
  Bob Norman, Suzanne Buirgy, and Stuart Whitman

  JOHN FORSTER with Scott Sheldon

                March

SILK CITY and DEDE WYLAND

ARTISAN with Vicki Genfan

                April

EL McMEEN and LARRY PATTIS with Queen Biscuit

CLIFF EBERHARDT with Andy & Denise

               May

Wine Women & Song: Kate Mcdonnell, Bet Williams, Rhonda Schyster

LEFT FIELD with Tom Picard

               June

MELANIE with Beau-Jared Schekeryk

THE KENNEDYS with Dave Kleiner & Liz Pagan

WOOD’S TEA COMPANY with Jodee James

 

Fall 2002

               September

MODERN MAN with Kevin Briody

STEVE GILLETTE AND CINDY MANGSEN with Akire Bubar         

               October

LAURA LOVE DUO with The Lascivious Biddie

MAD AGNES with Jonathan Pointer

                November

AZTEC TWO-STEP with Dave’s True Story

DARRYL PURPOSE with Jessica Schoenberg

CHUCK BRODSKY with Pam Steinfeld

                December

SUZZY AND MAGGIE ROCHE with Felix McTeigue

LYNN MILES with Ken Lelen

CHRISTINE LAVIN and JULIE GOLD

 

Spring 2003

               January

GROOVELILY with We’re About 9

LUI COLLINS with Chris & Meredith Thompson         

               February

BROADSIDE ELECTRIC with Mike Agranoff

SMALL POTATOES with The Cucumbers (Vegetable Valentine’s Day)

               March

GARLAND JEFFREYS with Bob Malone

NEW FOLK FAVORITES 2003:  Sloan Wainwright, Colleen Sexton,
Carl Cacho, Chris Rosser, Kerri Powers, Teddy Goldstein

               April

MICHAEL COONEY with Frank Morey

LOU & PETER BERRYMAN with George Wurzbach

ERIC ANDERSEN with Cindy Kalmenson

               May

FESTIVAL OF FUNNY FEMALES: Jamie Anderson, Deirdre Flint, and Carla Ulbrich

TANGLEFOOT with Alastair Moock

               June

DA VINCI’S NOTEBOOK with Duwende

 

Summer Series 2003

               June

ROD MacDONALD

CHRIS AND MEREDITH THOMPSON           

               July

BET WILLIAMS

PHIL ROY

BUDDY MONDLOCK

KATE MCDONNELL

                August

ERIC SCHWARTZ

RICHARD JULIAN

Produced at the Sanctuary Concerts Sept. 2003-Present

Fall 2003

                September

SILK CITY  with Dede Wyland

GREY EYE GLANCES with Jaia Suri

                October

KLEZMER MOUNTAIN BOYS with Robin Greenstein                                                

RICHARD SHINDELL with Clare Muldaur

                November

WOMEN AND SONG NIGHT: Lisa McCormick, Suzanne Buirgy, with Ina May Wool

THE ASYLUM STREET SPANKERS with Full Frontal Folk

                December

ARTISAN CHRISTMAS SHOW broadcast on WFDU with guest MC Ron Olesko

CHRISTINE LAVIN

 

Spring 2004

               January

 DAVID ROTH with Pamela Wynn Shannon

 CHERYL WHEELER with Kenny White         

                February

  THE BEST OF NEW JERSEY with Gregg Cagno, Dirdy Birdies Jug Band, Barbara Harley, Paul Heumiller,     Cynthia Summers

  TOM RUSH with CommonbonD

                March

MICHAEL SMITH with Lea

THE BOBS with All About Buford

                April

BLUEGRASS FESTIVAL with Travis Wetzel Trio, String Fever, and Steppin' In It (cancelled)
TRACY GRAMMER with Stephen Cohen

               May

FESTIVAL OF FUNNY FEMALES with Jamie Anderson, Deirdre Flint, Carla Ulbrich and Kathy Moser

SONS OF THE NEVER WRONG with John Kruth

               June

MELANIE with Beau-Jared Schekeryk

 

Fall 2004

               September

AZTEC TWO-STEP with Penelope Swales

SUZZY and MAGGIE ROCHE with Peter Spink         

               October

"REMEMBERING STEVE GOODMAN": A Celebration of his Life and Music

THE ARROGANT WORMS with Greg Alexander

                November

TANGLEFOOT with The Late Bloomers

TROUT FISHING IN AMERICA with Scott Sheldon

                December

PATTY LARKIN with Andrew McKnight

ISLE OF KLEZBOS KLEZMER TROUPE with Deb Pasternak

 

 

Spring 2005

               January

 PAUL GEREMIA and ERNIE HAWKINS with Bennett Harris

 JOHN GORKA with Tom Kimmel       

                February

  CATIE CURTIS with Girlyman

  THE POLYJESTERS with Joe Giacoio

                March

 WOOD'S TEA COMPANY with The Wiyos

 SUSAN WERNER with Jeremy Wallace

                April

 TOM PAXTON with Voxology
 DON HENRY, BUDDY MONDLOCK and CHUCK BRODSKY in-the-round

               May

 EDDIE FROM OHIO with Rachael Davis

 AOIFE O'DONOVAN AND CROOKED STILL with Elaine Silver

               June

 FESTIVAL OF FUNNY MALES with MODERN MAN and PAUL & STORM of DA VINCI'S NOTEBOOK

Fall 2005

               September

Kick-Off Concert: BESS ROGERS, THE MANNA BAND, SCOTT SHELDON

SLAID CLEAVES with Jean Synodinos  

               October

An Evening of British Music Hall (Sunday Night Music Club)

JEZ LOWE AND THE BAD PENNIES with Dugan's Hooligans

DAVID WILCOX with Kevin Briody

Pierce Pettis (Sunday Night Music Club)

                November

MARSHALL CRENSHAW with Rachael Sage

Amy Rigby (Sunday Night Music Club)

AZTEC TWO-STEP perform Simon & Garfunkel with Red Molly

                December

RICHIE HAVENS with Pat Wictor

THE KLEZMER MOUNTAIN BOYS with Ellen Musikant

                       Eric Andersen (Sunday Night Music Club)

Spring 2006

               January

 MICHAEL SMITH AND ANNE HILLS

 David Mallett (Sunday Night Music Club)       

 RORY BLOCK with Jon Shain

                February

  FRED EAGLESMITH with Alastair Moock (snowed out)

 Julie Gold (Sunday Night Music Club)

  THE WORK O' THE WEAVERS

                March

 JANIS IAN with Jeremy Wallace

 LUCY KAPLANSKY with Patrick Fitzsimmons

 Harvey Reid (Sunday Night Music Club)

                April

                    Eric Taylor (Sunday Night Music Club)
 JONATHAN EDWARDS with Anais Mitchell
 THE BOBS with Jay Mankita
 Tracy Grammer (Sunday Night Music Club)

               May

 Paul Rishell and Annie Raines (Sunday Night Music Club)

 ROBIN & LINDA WILLIAMS & THEIR FINE GROUP with Mike Dowling

 BOB DYLAN 65th Birthday Benefit Concert

               June

 Louise Taylor (Sunday Night Music Club)

 FAIRPORT CONVENTION with Joe Crookston

 END-OF-YEAR PARTY with RED MOLLY
 IRIS DeMENT with Jason Wilber

Fall 2006

               September

Kris Delmhorst (Sunday Night Music Club)

SLAID CLEAVES with Karen Mal

KARLA BONOFF with Kenny Edwards

               October

Geoff Muldaur  (Sunday Night Music Club)

THE ROCHES with David Jacobs-Strain

JOHN HAMMOND with Ruth Wyand

                November

THE FOUR BITCHIN' BABES

Bill Morrissey (Sunday Night Music Club)

LOUDON WAINWRIGHT III with Lucy Roche

                December

CHRIS SMITHER with Anne Weiss

John Jorgenson (Sunday Night Music Club)

                       STEVE FORBERT with Jon Shain

Spring 2007

               January

 Old School Freight Train (Sunday Night Music Club)   

 PETER YARROW with Bethany Yarrow and Rufus Cappadocia

 JILL SOBULE with Jen Chapin

                February

  THE GREENCARDS with Rich Deans

 Harmonytryx (Sunday Night Music Club)

Valentine's Day Chocolate Festival with CHRISTINE LAVIN

GREG BROWN

                March

 Rex Fowler "200 Cadillacs" with The Cucumbers (Sunday Night Music Club)

 JOHN McCUTCHEON

 THE AUSTIN LOUNGE LIZARDS with Dave Kleiner & Liz Pagan

                April

                    THE BEST OF NEW JERSEY (Red Molly, Pat DiNizio, Rio Clemente, Harmonytryx) Benefit for Jersey Jams Fund
 Dean Friedman (Sunday Night Music Club)
 TANGLEFOOT with Rob Ritchie

               May

 Rev. Billy C. Wirtz (Sunday Night Music Club)

 CRIS WILLIAMSON with Jamie Anderson

 Year-End Ice Cream Social with SONS OF THE NEVER WRONG

               June

 CHRIS THILE AND HOW TO GROW A BAND (aka THE TENSIONS MOUNTAIN BOYS)

Fall 2007

               September

Red Molly (Sunday Night Music Club)

JOHN SEBASTIAN

GROOVELILY with Danny Schmidt

               October

Stacey Earle and Mark Stuart  (Sunday Night Music Club)

PATTY LARKIN with Lara Herscovitch

LIVINGSTON TAYLOR with Tena Moyer

                November

AL STEWART with Dave Nachmanoff

TOM PAXTON with Eric Weissberg

                       RICHIE HAVENS with Sloan Wainwright

                December

CHERYL WHEELER with Abbie Gardner and Anthony Da Costa

The Nields (Sunday Night Music Club)

                       MICHELLE SHOCKED

Spring 2008

               January

 Wood's Tea Company (Sunday Night Music Club)   

 RICHARD SHINDELL with Russ Rentler

 JIMMY WEBB with Sasha Dobson

                February

  THE ROCHES with We're About 9

 Cliff Eberhardt (Sunday Night Music Club)

Valentine's Day Chocolate Festival with CHRISTINE LAVIN

                March

 Silk City (Sunday Night Music Club)

 JOHN GORKA with Jess Klein

 JESSE WINCHESTER with Laura Higgins

                April

                    ROGER McGUINN with Maria Dunn
 Harvey Reid (Sunday Night Music Club)
 COLIN HAY with Siobhan Quinn and Michael Bowers

               May

 Herdman Hills & Mangsen (Sunday Night Music Club)

 Year-End Ice Cream Social with THE KENNEDYS

 Another Year-End Ice Cream Social with OLD SCHOOL FREIGHT TRAIN

Fall 2008

               September

 DAVID BROMBERG and ANGEL BAND

 POCO with Lindsay Mac

                October

  NOEL PAUL STOOKEY with Thea Hopkins

 CHAD & JEREMY with Anthony Da Costa

                November

 TOM RUSH with Christine DeLeon

 JANIS IAN
 LOUDON WAINWRIGHT III with Sloan Wainwright

                December

                THE SELDOM SCENE with Steve Lutke and the Appalachian Uprising

Spring 2009

               January

 TOM CHAPIN Trio

 LUCY KAPLANSKY and JULIE GOLD
 RODNEY CROWELL Trio

                February

                LEON REDBONE
               JONATHAN EDWARDS with Carsie Blanton

                March

 CARLENE CARTER with Alastair Moock

 DAVID WILCOX with John Flynn

                April

                JONATHA BROOKE and GLEN PHILLIPS
 COLIN HAY with Miche Fambro
 Audience Appreciation Party with ERIC ANDERSEN

               May

 PAULA POUNDSTONE with Jerry Vezza

 SUZANNE VEGA with Craig Bickhardt

 Year-End Ice Cream Social with JAY UNGER AND MOLLY MASON

Fall 2009

               September

 PURE PRAIRIE LEAGUE with Amy Speace

 TOM PAXTON with Hot Soup

                October

  JIMMY WEBB with Machan Taylor

 DAN HICKS AND HIS HOT LICKS with Two-Man Gentleman Band

                November

  JOHN SEBASTIAN

  SLAID CLEAVES

  LIVINGSTON TAYLOR with Seth Glier
  RICHIE HAVENS with Walter Parks

                December

                 CATIE CURTIS with Natalia Zukerman

Spring 2010

                March

 AL STEWART with Dave Nachmanoff

 GEORGE WINSTON
 SUSAN WERNER with Lori Lieberman

                April

                CHAD & JEREMY with Kim Simmonds of Savoy Brown
 JOHN GORKA and CLIFF EBERHARDT candlelight concert

               May

 ROGER McGUINN with Pete Fornatale's "Woodstock Memories"

 JILL SOBULE with We're About 9

 Year-End Ice Cream Social with CHRISTINE LAVIN

               June

 JESSE WINCHESTER and TOM RUSSELL

Fall 2010

               August

 JOAN OSBORNE Acoustic Duo with Carsie Blanton

               September

 DAVID BROMBERG QUARTET with Angel Band

 JD SOUTHER with Amy Speace

                October

  PURE PRAIRIE LEAGUE with Danielle Miraglia

 JESSE COLIN YOUNG

 CHERISH THE LADIES

                November

  JONATHAN EDWARDS with Nora Jane Struthers

 THE ROCHES with Lucy Wainwright Roche

                January

                 CHRIS SMITHER with Tracy Grammer

Spring 2011

                February

 CHERYL WHEELER with My Sweet Patootie

 GRAHAM PARKER and GARLAND JEFFREYS

                March

 AZTEC TWO-STEP 40th Anniversary Concert with Buskin & Batteau and Pete Fornatale

 LITTLE FEAT Acoustic Duo with Nick Annis

                April

                HOT CLUB OF COWTOWN and THE FRANK VIGNOLA TRIO
 RICHARD SHINDELL with Mad Agnes
 THE NITTY GRITTY DIRT BAND with David Massengill
 CHRIS HILLMAN with Barnaby Bright

               May

 PETER YARROW with Bethany & Rufus

 Audience Appreciation Concert with DALA

               June

Fall 2011

               August

 Most Requested Openers:  JULIE GOLD, AMY SPEACE, SETH GLIER (postponed)

               September

 JORMA KAUKONEN

 DAVID BROMBERG with Angel Band

                October

  CATHIE RYAN with Walt Michael

 SLAID CLEAVES with James Maddock

 DAN BERN with Caleb Hawley (cancelled)

                November

 DAR WILLIAMS with Hugh Blumenfeld

 SHAWN COLVIN with Rebecca Pronsky

 TOM RUSH with Victoria Vox

                LOUDON WAINWRIGHT III with Sloane Wainwright

                January

                MARC COHN

Spring 2012

                February

 JOHN McEUEN with Beppe Gambetta
 POCO with Craig Bickhart

 JOHN WAITE with Suzy Vinnick

 JIMMY WEBB with Adam Waite/Mara Davi

                March

 MICHAEL SMITH Kitchen Concert

 RUTHIE FOSTER and PAUL THORN

                April

STEVE FORBERT Audience Appreciation Concert
Most Requested Openers:  JULIE GOLD, AMY SPEACE and SETH GLIER

               May

 SUZY BOGGUSS
 RAMBLIN' JACK ELLIOTT with Lizanne Knott

 DAVID WILCOX and SUSAN WERNER

               June

 Year-End Ice Cream Social with TREASA LEVASSEUR

               

Fall 2012

               August

 THE KENNEDYS Kitchen Concert

               September

 JOSH RITTER with Thieving Irons

 TOM PAXTON with Anne Heaton
 KARLA BONOFF with David Olney

                October

 SOUTHSIDE JOHNNY AND THE POOR FOOLS with Danielia Cotton

 FELIX CAVALIERE with Danny Kalb

 AL STEWART with Dave Nachmanoff

                November

 JANIS IAN (cancelled)

 JOHN SEBASTIAN

                January

                        DALA with The Sultans of String
                    EILEN JEWELL BAND with Toby Walker

Spring 2013

                February

 ONE CHILD BORN with Barnaby Bright
 RICHARD SHINDELL and LUCY KAPLANSKY

                March

 MARCIA BALL with Trina Hamlin

 ROSANNE CASH

 PAUL THORN with Joanna Cotten

                April

 DAVE MASON with Caleb Hawley

 HOLLY NEAR with Kim & Reggie Harris

 THE SHOCKENAW MOUNTAIN BOYS Kitchen Concert
 THE DESERT ROSE BAND

               May

 MAIA SHARP, CHIP TAYLOR and DAN NAVARRO In The Round
 TOM RUSSELL Audience Appreciation Concert

 Year-End Ice Cream Social with DAVID WAX MUSEUM