OCA is pleased to present for their fifth concert on our stage famed folk duo Steve Gillette and Cindy Mangsen from Vermont! Steve Gillette is a revered country/folk singer and songwriter with a warm baritone voice and a unique finger-picking guitar style. Some of his best known songs: Darcy Farrow, Bed of Roses, Back on the Street Again have been covered by Ian & Sylvia, John Denver, Garth Brooks, Linda Ronstadt, and Tammy Wynette. His wife Cindy Mangsen, expertly accompanying on a variety of instruments, is called “one of the finest singers in American folk music” (Come for to Sing). She is best known as a keeper of old songs as well as her own thoughtful originals. www.compassrosemusic.com.
Come on down to OCA’s excellent acoustic space to enjoy the compelling interpretations of traditional and contemporary folk songs, rich harmony and a good dose of humor from this enduringly popular duo who have traveled the world and recorded six albums in their more than 25-year collaboration.
$18 Advance/$22 at the door. Fine refreshments for sale. Art Gallery open for viewing. www.occidentalcenterforthearts.org 707-874-9392. Wheelchair Accessible.