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.
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!
Earth Eagle Brewings, 165 High Street Portsmouth, NH 603 502-2244 for more info. Solo sets from David as part of this Monday series focusing on traditional and original stuff.
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!
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!
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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!
Common Ground Center, Starksboro, VT. www.northeastheritagemusiccamp.com for more info. Looking forward very much to going back to this great VT camp, with an especial focus on la musique francaise!
Saturday May 20 One World Coffeehouse First Universalist Church of Essex, 59 Main Street Essex, MA8pm Reservations: 978-768-3690
Sunday April 30 Lakeview House Concerts, Sharon MA 2:00 pm concert; Call 508-528-0026 or email email@example.com for more info
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!
Sunday April 2 Portsmouth First Sunday Guitar Concert Series (David solo) (PMAC) Portsmouth Music and Arts Center, 973 Islington Street, Portsmouth NH 3:00 pm 603-431-4278 http://bostonguitar.org/portsmouth-first-sunday-guitar-series/
Sunday March 19 York Library Winter Concert Series 15 Long Sands Road, York, ME 3:00pm 207-363-2818 http://www.york.lib.me.us/events/
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).
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
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/
Del Rossi's Trattoria, Rte 137, Dublin, NH 8pm 603-563-7195 for more info
Del Rossi's Trattoria, Rte 137, Dublin, NH 8pm 603-563-7195 for more info
Concord Community Music School, Wall St., Concord NH 7:30 pm 603-228-1196 www.ccmusicschool.org for more info
Kittery Point Congregational Church Parish Hall Pepperell Rd. (Route 103) Kittery ME 7:30 pm
Presented in association with the Kittery Art Association 207-451-9384 or 207-384-8151 for more info
Oyster River Folk Series, Universalist Fellowship
20 Madbury Rd, Durham, NH 7:00 pm 603-397-2876 for more info
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.
"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.
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.
NH Audubon McLane Center, 84 Silk Farm Road, Concord NH 03301
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/
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
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.
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.
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.
Susie and David are back again at this great little local lunchtime concert series in Central Square, Rochester.
A rare solo gig at this venerable Newmarket pub. Come early for dinner!
Irish tunes and songs with Jim Prendergast at Ryan's Corner House in Kennebunk, ME
Susie and David are both on staff at this great dance week, our first time there! David will be playing with Rodney Miller & the Stringrays and teaching workshops, while Susie will be leading all sorts of singing!
David will be playing Irish tunes and songs wth Jim Prendergast, as part of the weekly Irish night series at the good ol' Stone Church in Newmarket, NH. www.stonechurchrocks.com for more info.