Susie Burke & David Surette

New album "Waiting for the Sun" available now

Aug
3
7:00 pm19:00

Hot Summer Nights concert series

We are glad to be back as part of our hometown concert series. There will be an opener from 6:30-7 (not sure who), then a full set from us from 7-8. Come on out to the lawn in front of the school right in downtown South Berwick!

Aug
5
10:00 am10:00

League of NH Craftsmen's Fair

Mount Sunapee Resort, Newbury NH. There is an especially great musical lineup this year, and we are happy to be a part of it. Come back the following Saturday and catch our daughter Isa's band, Lula Wiles!

Aug
6
Aug 11

Swannanoa Gathering (David solo)

Swannanoa Gathering, Warren Wilson College, Swannanoa NC. David will be teaching guitar and mandolin again at this great summer music camp, as part of the amazing staff for Fiddle/Mando/Banjo Week.

Aug
11
11:45 am11:45

Rochester Factory Court Concert Series (Susie w/ Dave Kiphuth)

Factory Court Brown Bag Concert Series, Downtown Rochester, NH 603-330-3208, 603-781-7116 or www.rochestermainstreet.org for more info. Susie will be joined for this one by our good friend and great picker Dave Kiphuth on banjo, dobro and vocals. Dave and Susie were both members of the well-loved Seacoast band Hot Ticket.

 

Aug
13
Aug 18

Maine Fiddle Camp

Our whole family will be back at this wonderful summer music week again. Always one of the best weeks of the summer! Susie and David will be teaching guitar, mandolin, and singing, and participating in all the community music-making that makes this camp one-of-a-kind.

Sep
8
Sep 10

Fiddleheads Acoustic Jam Camp

Camp Methodios, 329 Camp Merrimac Road, Contoocook, NH. We are excited to be back again to this wonderful weekend of songs, tunes and jamming. Always a great bunch of workshops, and we will again be leading our acoustic classic rock band for the Saturday night camper showcase.

Sep
16
10:00 am10:00

Joe Davies Folk Festival

Soule Homestead, 46 Soule St. Middleborough MA. 508-947-6744. Looking forward to playing this festival for the first time. The music starts at 10, and our set will be 2:30 in the afternoon.

 

Sep
29
8:00 pm20:00

The Castle on Charles

The Castle on Charles, 19 Charles St. Rochester NH. The castle is a hundred-year-old church, built in the style of an English castle, now converted into a music venue, serving drinks, snacks, and a great musical lineup. We will be sure to put a few English folk numbers into the set!

Sep
30
7:30 pm19:30

McClary Hill Farm house concerts

Our friends Dave and Lois have created a beautiful house concert (barn concert?) series at McClary Hill Farm in Epsom NH. We are really looking forward to playing here for the first time, and in a lovely setting for folk music!


Jul
21
8:00 pm20:00

Portsmouth Book & Bar

Portsmouth Book & Bar, 40 Pleasant St. Portsmouth NH. We always look forward to coming back to this great local joint for a night of music. Good food and drink, books, music and good company, nourishment for the mind, body, and soul!

Jul
9
Jul 15

Summer Acoustic Music Week

Geneva Point Center, Lake Winnipesaukee, NH. www.wumb.org/samw/ for more info. Both Susie and David will be back on staff this summer at this great camp, teaching guitar, mandolin, and singing classes. Plus great swimming in a beautiful lake!

 

Jun
25
4:00 pm16:00

Sunday Gazebo concert, Newcastle NH

Newcastle Community Gazebo, 65 Main St Newcastle NH 4:00pm. We are looking forward to kicking off the outdoor music season with this Sunday afternoon community concert in good old Newcastle.

Apr
30
2:00 pm14:00

Lakeview House Concerts

Sunday April 30 Lakeview House Concerts, Sharon MA
2:00 pm concert; Call 508-528-0026 or email info@lakeviewhouseconcerts.org for more info
Apr
7
Apr 9

Mandolin & Guitar Camp North

April 7-9 Mandolin & Guitar Camp North Susie and David will both be on staff this year, usually the first outdoor picking of the season for us!
Mar
4
7:30 pm19:30

March Mandolin Festival Concert

Saturday March 4 March Mandolin Festival concert
featuring Carlo Aonzo, Tim Connell, Steve Roy, and David Surette, with special guest Susie Burke. Concord Community Music School, 23 Wall St. Concord NH 7:30pm Admission included for Festival participants; general admission tickets for others available through the Music School (www.ccmusicschool.org or 603-228-1196).
Mar
3
7:00 pm19:00

March Mandolin Festival Concert

Friday March 3March Mandolin Festival concert
featuring Carlo Aonzo, Tim Connell, Steve Roy, and David Surette, with special guest Susie Burke.
Stone Church Music Club, Zion’s Hill, Newmarket, NH7pmwww.stonechurchrocks.com, 603-659-7700 or 603-659-6321 for more info
This is a separate ticket from Saturday and Sunday events at the Concord Community Music School
Feb
18
8:00 pm20:00

Portsmouth Book & Bar

40 Pleasant St. Portsmouth NH 03801 8:00pm 
One of our favorite local gigs; oh yeah, great food, coffee, drinks, and books, too.
Portsmouth Book & Bar603.427.9197http://bookandbar.com/

 

Nov
11
Nov 13

Camp Backup, Hancock NH

Camp Backup, Sargent Conference and Nature Center, Hancock NH  This camp is hosted by Skip Gorman, and focuses on various styles of accompaniment ("backup"), both instrumental and vocal. Both Susie and David are really looking forward to returning for the camp's second year. This year, there will also be a full staff concert Friday night, open to the public, which will take place in Peterborough's Bass Hall.

Nov
10
12:00 pm12:00

Bach's Lunch Concert (Susie & David with Skip Gorman)

"Along the Crooked Road: Songs and Tunes From the Old World to the New" Concord Community Music School, 23 Wall St. Concord NH.  We are looking forward, as always, to sharing music with our old trail buddy Skip. This program of music focusing on the transitions and transformations of folk music as it moved from the Old World to the New is part of a year-long theme of presentations at CCMS Bach's Lunches, titled "Musical Migrations". Bring your sandwiches, and we'll see you there.

Nov
4
Nov 6

Fiddle Hell, Westford MA

November 4-6, Westford Regency Inn, 219 Littleton Road, Westford, MA  David will be part of the entire weekend, teaching mandolin and guitar accompaniment, and Susie will also be presenting a "Singing For the Joy of it" workshop Friday afternoon.

Sep
16
8:00 pm20:00

Me & Thee Coffeehouse (split bill with the amazing Lula Wiles)

  • Me & Thee Coffeehouse

We are thrilled to be sharing the night with the superb young string band Lula Wiles, featuring Ellie Buckland, Mali Obomsawin, and our own daughter Isa Burke! Each group will play a full set, with some collaboration on both halves of the show. We may even be able to corral Julianna Burke to come down and sing like a lovely nightingale as well. A show not to miss!

Me & Thee Coffeehouse 28 Mugford St. Marblehead MA (781) 631-8987 |  http://www.meandthee.org/

Aug
20
8:00 pm20:00

Susie & David summer celebration at the Book & Bar

  • Portsmouth Book & Bar

We are coming back to one of our favorite local spots to play. It's been a challenging summer, and we want to make this a celebration of keepin' on! So come on out and help us touch your soul and lift your spirits. Oh yeah, great food, coffee, drinks, and books, too.

Portsmouth Book & Bar

40 Pleasant St
Portsmouth, NH 03801
603.427.9197 http://bookandbar.com/

Aug
14
Aug 19

Maine Fiddle Camp

Susie and David are back for another summer week at this camp, which has been a big part of our family musical life for over 10 years. Classes in all sorts of instruments and singing too, not just for fiddles! Concerts, dances, jams, and loads of fun in a rustic camp setting.

Jul
10
Jul 16

Summer Acoustic Music Week

  • Geneva Point Center

Susie and David will again be part of this great week of music on the shores of Lake Winnipesaukee, produced by WUMB-FM in Boston. Susie will be leading vocal classes, and David will be teaching guitar and mandolin.

Jul
8
7:00 pm19:00

Sunapee Livery Concert Series

We are looking forward to being a part of this new summer concert series, a joint effort between the Sunapee Coffeehouse and Sunapee Heritage Alliance. This recently renovated venue is located on Main St. in Sunapee Harbor, NH.