Merrimack Music -- A New Music Series

Showcasing the talent of young New Hampshire musicians.
Four Sundays in March 2013
Dates: March 3, 10, 17, and 24
Time: 3 to 5pm
Location: City Auditorium ~ Reception Lobby, 2 Prince Street, Concord, NH 03301
First come / no tickets / no charge. A salon setting with audiences up to 100. Donations accepted.

Presented by the Concord Community Concert Association
Sponsored by the Merrimack County Savings Bank Foundation

MARCH 3, 3 - 5 pm : LUCAS GALLO, TRISTAN OMAND, MATT POIRIER, and DUSTY GRAY

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Four Singer-Songwriters: A unique program with accomplished musicians taking turns performing their songs, talking about their influences, and explaining what moves them to be the artists they are today.

SUNDAY, MARCH 10, 3 - 5 pm : KID JAZZ and BRASBE

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Three of the Kid Jazz members are under 17 years old, thus the name. Adam is the bass player and is the youngest band member at 11 years old. Jacob is the drummer and is 14 years old. Michael is 16 years old and plays clarinet. Tom (Dad) is a young 44 on vocals and guitar. An extraordinary family band introduced at Concord's Purple Pit Jazz Club, with talent far exceeding their years.


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Brasbe, a fantastic jazz style eclectic band -- masters of dynamics when playing to large crowds but also harnessing the ability to play super soft to small crowds. Modern original Psych Pop, this New Hampshire quartet has a wide range and good vibe. Potent lyrics, sing-able melodies, light harmonies, jams, and heightened musicianship are all hallmarks of the BRASBE experience.

SUNDAY, MARCH 17, 3 - 5 pm : LAUREN HURLEY and RACHEL VOGELZANG

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A New England singer-songwriter, Lauren's live performances have been described as fearless, raw, and free. Her song lyrics are refreshingly imaginative, original and filled with wisdom and understanding. With a vast landscape of music tastes that ranges over many genres, Lauren's keen ability to read an audience can chameleon to boundless numbers of settings. This young artist lights a creative spark unto audiences.


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Described as "mother, Christian, student, sister, writer, daughter, preacher, girlfriend, gamer, singer, rogue, theologian, activist, linguist, worrier, scholar, wanderer, dreamer," Rachel is an original musical artist with a voice that can tame even the most savage of beasts.

SUNDAY, MARCH 24, 3-5 pm : JOEL MORSE and JORDAN TIRRELL-WYSOCKI TRIO

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An original pianist who can play anything from Classical to Rock -- and everything in between -- Joel is often thought of as a musical prodigy, This soft spoken young man is the envy of many when he plays on the keys.


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The Jordan Tirrell-Wysocki Trio is an acoustic group that brings fresh energy and creativity to traditional Celtic music. Award-winning fiddler Jordan Tirrell-Wysocki is joined by fellow New Hampshire natives Matt Jensen on guitar and Chris Noyes on upright bass. They incorporate traditional fiddle music alongside original material and the occasional Celtic interpretation of other genres. They met as members of the Dusty Gray Band, with whom they opened for Willie Nelson and national acts.


Merrimack Concert Series
Time: 3 to 5pm
Location: City Auditorium ~ Reception Lobby, 2 Prince Street, Concord, NH 03301
First come / no tickets / no charge. A salon setting with audiences up to 100. Donations accepted.
For information: 1-603-224-1421