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Fogartyville Community Media and Arts Center

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525 Kumquat Court
Sarasota, 34236 United States
(941) 545-5635 www.fogartyville.org

February 2020

Music For Change with the Selig Bros Band & Mindy Simmons

February 17 : 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fogartyville Community Media and Arts Center, 525 Kumquat Court
Sarasota, 34236 United States
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$12 – $15

The Selig Bros are award-winning singer-songwriter and guitar virtuoso Len Seligman and master of world percussion and music professor Jon Seligman. They will be joined by popular Sarasota singer/songwriter Mindy Simmons and upright bassist JP Coley. The band will also back Mindy in a set of her own delightful and fun original music. The Selig Bros “radiate joy. When you listen to them, you’ll find your spirit lifted to a higher, truer realm–and you may just find yourself dancing.” –…

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Steve Forbert

February 22 : 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fogartyville Community Media and Arts Center, 525 Kumquat Court
Sarasota, 34236 United States
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$22 – $27

With a raspy voice and a harmonica strapped upon his neck, Forbert offers folk and blues that can certainly be met with comparisons to Bob Dylan. Forbert is best known for his hit “Romeo’s Tune” from his 1979 album Jackrabbit Slim. He has been a font of music ever since, releasing more than a dozen studio albums, including a Grammy nominated tribute to Jimmie Rodgers in 2003.  Forbert has amassed a catalog of well-crafted, unforgettable songs on such albums as…

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Laila Biali Concert

February 26 : 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fogartyville Community Media and Arts Center, 525 Kumquat Court
Sarasota, 34236 United States
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$15 – $20

Multi award-winning Canadian singer-songwriter and pianist Laila Biali has toured with Chris Botti, Paula Cole, Suzanne Vega and Sting. Her accolades include a 2019 JUNO Award for “Vocal Jazz Album of the Year”, “SOCAN Composer of the Year” and “Keyboardist of the Year” at Canada’s National Jazz Awards, a JUNO nomination for her studio recording Tracing Light, and a spot on DownBeat Magazine’s “Best Albums of the Year” list for her follow-up Live in Concert. In 2015, Laila released her…

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The Bailsmen

February 27 : 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fogartyville Community Media and Arts Center, 525 Kumquat Court
Sarasota, 34236 United States
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$15 – $18
The Bailsmen

The Bailsmen, New York City’s gypsy jazz band, draws from the inspiration of Django Reinhardt’s driving rhythm and the excitement of prohibition-era luminaries Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington, and Sidney Bechet. The Bailsmen jazz band was born on the rooftops of Brooklyn in the summer of 2011 and began packing dance floors with high-energy, vintage swing music.   The Bailsmen play gypsy jazz and hot, vintage jazz music. French bistro, New Orleans dance party, and New York City sophistication.

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Missy Andersen & Her One Man Band

February 28 : 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fogartyville Community Media and Arts Center, 525 Kumquat Court
Sarasota, 34236 United States
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$12 – $15

“If a voice as rich, supple, and vibrant as Missy Andersen’s could come out of a bottle – not that it hasn’t been tried – every blues singer would be dripping deep soul.” – DAVE RUBIN, Author & Journalist. Missy Andersen and her accompanist/husband, Heine Andersen, love what they do. Keeping a heavy touring schedule, the tenacious twosome performs as a duo which showcases the couple’s individual and combined talents. In the absence of other instruments, listeners find a greater appreciation…

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March 2020

Hanneke Cassel Band

March 14 : 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fogartyville Community Media and Arts Center, 525 Kumquat Court
Sarasota, 34236 United States
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$15 – $20
Hanneke Cassel Band

Effervescent and engaging, Boston-based fiddler Hanneke Cassel is a performer, teacher and composer whose career spans over two decades. Her style fuses influences from the Isle of Skye and Cape Breton Island with Americana grooves and musical innovations, creating a cutting-edge acoustic sound that retains the integrity and spirit of the Scottish tradition. Hanneke’s music is a blend of the contemporary and traditional, described by the Boston Globe as “exuberant and rhythmic, somehow wild and innocent, delivered with captivating melodic…

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Errol Rackipov Group

March 15 : 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fogartyville Community Media and Arts Center, 525 Kumquat Court
Sarasota, 34236 United States
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$15 – $18
Errol Rackipov Group

Modern Marimba presents, “Cool Vibes”, featuring vibist Errol Rackipov and the Errol Rackipov Group. Jazz vibraphonist, marimbist, and composer Errol Rackipov holds a Bachelor’s degree from Berklee College of Music in Boston, MA and a Master’s degree from the University of Miami. While in Berklee, he studied with the great vibraphonists Gary Burton and Ed Saindon. Along with his bands “Dream Hunter” and “Groove Culture” Errol Rackipov has performed throughout Europe and the United States with such greats like Terence…

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Hymn for Her & Hudost

March 27 : 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fogartyville Community Media and Arts Center, 525 Kumquat Court
Sarasota, 34236 United States
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$15 – $18
Hymn for Her & Hudost

Hymn for Her have been busy touring across the country and abroad over the past few years, injecting juiced-up backwoods country blues with a dose of desert rock psychedelia that has been described as “Hell’s Angels meets the Amish,” and “Hillbillies with electronics opening Pandora’s Box”.  Impressively, the two create their “ripsaw sounds” (Los Angeles Times’ Randy Lewis) with only a few instruments. Wayne (with the devilish voice), mainly playing the kick-drum, high-hat, acoustic guitar and harp, serves as the…

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McKasson, McDonald and McLane

March 29 : 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fogartyville Community Media and Arts Center, 525 Kumquat Court
Sarasota, 34236 United States
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$18 – $20
McKasson, McDonald and McLane

The acclaimed Celtic music duo of fiddler Ryan McKasson and guitarist/vocalist Eric McDonaldperforms with legendary Vermont accordionist Jeremiah McLane. Ryan McKasson, Eric McDonald and Jeremiah McLane are masters of tradition who purposefully explore the dark corners floating on its edges. Their individual artistry is enhanced when together. In short, the sum creates a greater whole. The result is an alluring complexity, full of spontaneous musicality. Pulling from parallel strands of influence, they create a swirling level of intensity that traverses…

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April 2020

Tom Carabasi New Jazz Standards Quintet

April 5 : 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Fogartyville Community Media and Arts Center, 525 Kumquat Court
Sarasota, 34236 United States
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$15 – $20

Thomas Carabasi New Jazz Standards Quintet present a tribute to Monk and Mingus. This quintet features some of the finest musicians in the Tampa Bay/Sarasota area – Thomas Carabasi, drums; James Suggs, trumpet; Jeremy Carter, saxophone; John O’Leary, piano; Alejandro Arenas, bass. The group reinterprets many of the jazz classics with a contemporary flair.

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Victor Prieto Trio

April 9 : 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fogartyville Community Media and Arts Center, 525 Kumquat Court
Sarasota, 34236 United States
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$18 – $20

Víctor Prieto, a revolutionary on the accordion, embraces Jazz, Tango, Classical and Celtic Roots enriched with new rhythms and colors. He has performed at many prestigious venues and events such as Berklee Performance Center, Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola at Jazz at Lincoln Center, Blue Note NY, New Jersey Performance Art Center, Three Rivers Musical Festival, Williamsburg Jazz Festival, Mary D’Angelo Performing Arts Center. He has also performed and recorded with Yo-Yo Ma (Songs of Joy and Peace, Sony BMG Masterworks. “2010…

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Driftwood Concert

April 15 : 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fogartyville Community Media and Arts Center, 525 Kumquat Court
Sarasota, 34236 United States
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$15 – $18

Anyone familiar with the Americana music scene knows this Upstate, New York-based band has cut their teeth on a killer live show. With a never-ending tour schedule and a steady buzz, they have built a very solid underground fan base. “The game has been live shows and nose to the ground since the beginning,” says guitarist/songwriter Dan Forsyth. As well as a devout following and a sizable discography, Driftwood‘s hard work has also been a huge part of the inspiration…

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Rob Ickes and Trey Hensley

April 19 : 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fogartyville Community Media and Arts Center, 525 Kumquat Court
Sarasota, 34236 United States
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$20 – $25
Rob Ickes and Trey Hensley

Based on a mutual love of bluegrass, country, blues, western swing, and other string band music of all kinds, the partnership of dobro player Rob Ickes (who also plays superlative lap steel guitar in the duo on occasion) and acoustic/electric guitarist Trey Hensley continues to delight and astound audiences of traditional American music around the globe. Since the duo decided to join forces and make their collaboration the focus of their touring and recording careers in 2015, after cutting their…

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