A non-profit, multi-purpose performing arts venue located on
Washington Island, Wisconsin in Door County
The Trueblood is pleased to be home to this annual festival of classical music. For the last 24 years, this summer music festival, directed by Stephen Colburn, has brought 12-16 musicians to Washington Island from some of the country’s most distinguished musical organizations. For more information, go to Washington Island Music Festival
RUNA consists of vocalist and step-dancer, Shannon Lambert-Ryan of Philadelphia, Dublin-born guitarist, Fionán de Barra, Cheryl Prashker of Canada on percussion, Dave Curley of Galway on mandolin, vocals, bodhrán, and step-dancing, and Maggie Estes of Kentucky on the fiddle.
The group has been honoured internationally, winning Top Group and Top Traditional Group in the Irish Music Awards and an Independent Music Award for Best World/Traditional Song.
Honduran music legend and guitar virtuoso Charlie Baran, and his band of seasoned Chicago musicians. Their main focus is original music, but well known hits from Latin America and the U.S. will also be included.
"Handcrafted sound centered on swarming harmonies and acoustic guitars that churn like a paddlewheel and shimmer like heat waves on the highway." - ACOUSTIC GUITAR MAGAZINE
Jazziz Magazine hailed her as a "Voice of the New Jazz Culture...amazingly powerful with seemingly limitless expression.” In her career, Ms. Planet has performed with legends such as Jackie and Roy, George Benson, and her mentor Nancy King, and shared the stage with many other accomplished jazz artists including Ellis Marsalis, John Harmon, Gene Bertoncini, and Marian McPartland. Janet is also on the staff of the Tritone Jazz Camp and teaches voice privately as well as conducting clinics.
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