May 3, Saturday: for Ritner Creek Bridge Dedication, 1-3 pm
> Ritner Bridge dates from 1927, as does the song: "Ain't she sweet... see her stretching across the creek... Let's all sing that!... I ask you very confidentially..."
May 21, Wed.: Outdoor School, Logging History w/ fiddle, Philomath 9-2
May 23-26: Northwest Folklife Festival, Seattle, performances will include:
> May 25: Alki Court Stage, 4:4-30; "Oregon Trail Fiddler" w/ Adam Price on banjo (part)
> May 25: Lopez Room, 12:30-1:50 "Fiddling for Violinists" workshop by Truman
May 27, Tues.: Outdoor School, Logging History w/ fiddle, Philomath 9-2
June through September: Saturday mornings, when possible, at Corvallis Saturday Market, River Street, 9-12 am
June 25, Wed: (Tru & Wes) Party/Dance for Regional Center on Deafness, Monmouth.
July 5, Sat: True West Band, South Salem Limousin Ranch
July 10, Thurs.: (Tru, solo). North Portland Library, 512 N. Killingsworth, 2-3 pm
July 12, Sat. at Woody Guthrie's birthday songfest, Melody Ranch, Skamania WA
July 13, Sun.: (Tru, Solo) Monteith House, 518 SW 2nd, Albany, Noon-3 pm; music of the frontier
July 17, Thurs: (Tru, Darlene Ryan accordion, Darrell guitar) Corvallis Manor, 4-6 pm
July 19, Sat: True West Band, Block Party for Democrats, West Salem, c/o Alan Holland; esp. labor songs, Guthrie, peace!
Jul 26, Sat: Barn Dance at Champoeg State Park, 6-8 pm; in the old barn near the Visitors Center; music by Worn Out Shoes.
Aug 2, Sat: (Tru, Solo) Wedding & reception, Amy & Terry Gates, Harrisburg Gazebo 2-4 pm
Aug 3, Sun: Steve & Kathe Smits' annual Hootenanny/ Picnic
Aug 8-18: in Door County, Wisconsin... lots of music!
Sept. 13, Sat: (solo) at Ritner Creek Bridge, Kings' Valley, for Luckiamute Watershed Council, Noon-
Sept. 14, Sun: fundraiser for Polk County Dems, Airlie Winery, 1-5 pm
Sept. 27, Sat: [w/Wes, Taco, Jane Keefer & friends: Independence Hops & Heritage Festival, downtown stage at Main & Monmouth Streets 4-6 pm
> Sept. 27, Sat: immediately after Hops Fest - party at our house, welcome
Oct. 7-9, Tue-Thur: Corvallis Outdoor School, Camp Tadmor above Sweet Home
Oct. 13-15, Mon-Wed: Corvallis Outdoor School, Camp Tadmor above Sweet Home
Oct. 16, Thurs: at Amity High School, with Sally Clark and Jim Hockenhull, 5:45
Nov. 1, Sat: (tru calling, with Guthrie C&W mob) Square Dance, Guthrie Park, Dallas, 7-10 pm.
Dec 7, Sat: (w/ Tim Crosby & Brad Johnson): for Civil War Reenactment, Keizer.
Dec 10-12: (Tru & Pablo Orozco) for Native Mexican Dancers, Guadelupita celebrations - TBA
Dec 12 is
date for Guadelupe. There may be performances Saturday and/or Sunday - contact me for the exact schedule as the time draws near.
Dec 12: w/ Dancers for Guadelupe, Albany, church, evening
About the Dancers for Guadelupe Celebrations
[Description & 2-3 photos]
Ritner Creek Bridge
1800's Reel at Newell House April 30 - Suzanne on the left
Busking with Gumbo, Corvallis Saturday Market - any free Saturday morning
photo by Roberta Hall