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Summer Season


Fort Worden State Park Port Townsend, WA

Port Townsend Acoustic Blues Festival August 3-4 Daryl Davis, Artistic Director

Country blues legend Robert Belfour returns to the Port Townsend Acoustic Blues Festival.

Los Lobos August 12

Complimentary Program Guide



Season Finale

Dear Music Lovers,

featuring I am thrilled to be on board this year as Artistic Director of the Port Townsend Acoustic Blues Festival and Workshop at Centrum. As such, not only have I recruited some of this country’s most renowned teachers for our musical

Los Lobos August 12 / 7:30 pm Multi-Grammy winners bring their exhilarating blend of rock and roll, country, R&B, and blues to the McCurdy Pavilion.

Los Lobos

students, Program Director Mary Hilts and I have put together a spectacular array

Daryl Davis

of talent for those of you who

do not play music, but prefer to listen or dance. I will personally guarantee that the Blues will top your list after attending the stellar performances we’ve arranged to present to you in the clubs and

Concerts for Kids Adults $5

the McCurdy Pavilion, regardless of your musical preferences. I

Kids Free

further promise all who attend an exhilarating good time filled with

Tickets available at the door only (ages 3 and up)

fun and a release of the Blues in all of us!!!

See you there,

Daryl Davis, Artistic Director

Lightnin’ Wells

Free Fridays at the Fort The lunchtime concert series on the lawn of the Nora Porter Commons. All events take place from noon to 1 PM, and are open to the public at no cost. July 27: Jazz Port Townsend Participant Big Band conducted by Clarence Acox

Fort Worden Chapel 11:00 AM

August 3: John Miller Country Blues

Friday, August 3 Lightnin’ Wells

Ahmad Baahabar & Gary Lilley Blues and Word

Centrum thanks the Congdon-Hanson Family for their support of Youth Programs

Venue Information

Order Tickets for the 2012 Summer Season at Centrum

McCurdy Pavilion—a 1,200-seat fully enclosed

On the web at

seasonal theater at Fort Worden State Park with excellent

On the phone at 1.800.746.1982

sightlines. For matinee performances, lawn seating may be


available on Littlefield Green; these tickets may be available one


hour prior to performance and have limited sight visibility.

223 Battery Way , Port Townsend, WA 98368

Joseph F. Wheeler Theater—a 280-seat indoor theater at Fort Worden State Park with excellent acoustics. Ideal for chamber music, readings, and smaller presentations.

Monday-Friday, Noon to 4 pm except performance days when box office closes at 2 pm (Tickets also available at venue box office one hour prior to show) For hearing impaired, vision, or mobility issues, please call Centrum at 360.385.3102, ext. 110 for assistance. A $1 per ticket processing fee is added to in-person orders, and $3 per ticket processing fee is added to phone and web orders.

Littlefield Green—abuts McCurdy Pavilion at Fort

Children under 18 admitted free (except Los Lobos), but all tickets must be reserved.

Worden State Park. Gates open for picnicking for Pavilion and

Please no babes-in-arms or strollers for indoor performances.

Littlefield Green performances one hour prior to show time. Beer and wine are available for purchase at Centrum’s beer garden.


Programs and artists subject to change.

is located at Fort Worden State Park with

several large rooms ideal for dances.

Parking Free parking in lots and on-street parking is available for all venues.

Visitor Services The Port Townsend Visitor Information Center, located at the Park & Ride lot (440 12th Street, Port Townsend, WA) can help visitors with directions, accommodations, and other important information. You may also visit the Port Townsend tourism website at www. or call 360.385.2722, or 888.ENJOYPT (888.365.6978).



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Port Townsend Acoustic Blues Festival Daryl Davis, Artistic Director

BLUES DANCE WEDNESDAY, August 1 / 8 PM Building 204 / Up North $10 (at door only) Centrum Blues Faculty All-Stars

CONCERT FOR KIDS Friday, August 3 / 11 AM Fort Worden Chapel $5 Adults/Kids Free (at door only) Lightnin’ Wells Old Songs for Young Folks

FREE FRIDAYS AT THE FORT Friday, August 3 / 12 noon Nora Porter Commons John Miller Country Blues Ahmad Baabahar and Gary Copeland Lilley Blues and Word

ROUTES OF THE BLUES Saturday, August 4 / 1:30 PM McCurdy Pavilion $36/$26/$18*

Centrum Gospel Choir Angela Hill, Director, with special guest Rev. Robert B. Jones The inspiration for the Blues came from the Gospel tradition. Orville Johnson and Grant Dermody Two Northwest treasures on Dobro and Harmonica Tim Sparks Master fingerstyle guitarist Louisiana Blues with Sunpie Barnes, accordion / vocals; Arthur Migliazza, piano; Mark Brooks, bass; Jimmi Mayes, drums Blues from the Big Easy intermission Ann Rabson Barrel House pianist extraordinaire Robert Belfour and Phil Wiggins Country Blues guitar legend with harmonica virtuoso Chicago Blues with Daryl Davis, piano; Billy Flynn, guitar; Angela Hill, vocals; Terry “Harmonica” Bean, guitar / harmonica; Dean Mueller, bass; Jimmi Mayes, drums The Destination of the Blues from the Delta * Processing fee applies; children under 18 free (seats must be reserved) Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Biographies (alphabetical order) DARYL DAVIS – ARTISTIC DIRECTOR The son of a Foreign Service officer, Daryl Davis is a native of Chicago, but was raised in Europe and Africa. He earned a bachelor of music degree from Howard University, where he was a member of the Howard University Choir and Jazz Vocal Ensemble. In addition to being a vocalist, guitarist, keyboardist, and composer, Daryl Davis is a celebrated lecturer, actor, and author of Klan-Destine Relationships: A Black Man’s Odyssey in the Ku Klux Klan, the story of his quixotic journey into the heart of the KKK. As a performer, Davis has worked with Elvis Presley’s Jordanaires, The Coasters, B.B. King, Chuck Berry, Percy Sledge, and many others. He was the featured pianist on Cephas & Wiggins’ 1992 Grammy Award winning album, Flip Flop and Fly. In 1985, boogie-woogie pioneer Pinetop Perkins selected Daryl to succeed him in the piano and vocal slot of the Muddy Waters Legendary Blues Band. Daryl’s album, American Roots, received the 2005 Washington Area Music Association Award for Best Roots Music Artist, and the 2006 and 2008 WAMA award for Best Blues Instrumentalist. He is the recipient of the Dizzy Gillespie Baha’i Award for Racial Harmony Through the Arts, and the highly prestigious American Ethical Union’s Elliott-Black Award. Daryl Davis was appointed Artistic Director of Centrum’s Port Townsend Acoustic Blues Festival in October, succeeding Corey Harris. AHMAD BAABAHAR – GUITAR Born in New York City and raised internationally living in Canada, England, Hawaii and Seattle, Ahmad was exposed to a wide range of musical influences in his family home. As a child, Ahmad was privileged to watch and meet many of the Blues greats introduced to him through his mother’s love of live music. He found creative magic with an acoustic guitar and his own voice and expressing his varied life experiences through words and music. He is a Port Townsend favorite and appears regularly at Sirens Pub, the Uptown Pub, Ajax Café and the Upstage Restaurant as well as various Seattle venues including the Folklife Festival.

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BRUCE “SUNPIE” BARNES - ACCORDION Bruce “Sunpie” Barnes is a veteran musician, park ranger, actor, former high school biology teacher, and former NFL player with the Kansas City Chiefs. His career has taken him far and wide, travelling to more than 35 countries playing his own style of blues, zydeco and Afro-Louisiana music incorporating Caribbean and African influenced rhythms and melodies. He is a multi-instrumentalist playing piano, percussion, and harmonica - and he learned to play accordion from some of the best, including Fernest Arceneaux, John Delafose, and Clayton Sampy. With his musical group Sunpie and the Louisiana Sunspots, he has played festivals and concerts across New Orleans and the US, as well as internationally, and they have recorded five critically acclaimed CDs. TERRY BEAN – HARMONICA Terry “Harmonica” Bean began playing guitar and harmonica as a child, and eventually began performing at family gatherings and house parties. Terry decided to get serious about the blues in 1988 after attending the Delta Blues Festival in Greenville. He went there to see Robert Junior Lockwood, who played with Terry’s idol, harmonica legend Little Walter, but inadvertently fell in with the Greenville blues scene. Terry has maintained a busy performance schedule as both a solo artist and with the Terry Harmonica Bean Blues Band, performing at festivals across Mississippi as well as in Alabama, Arkansas, Missouri, and Tennessee, and at clubs across the region. ROBERT BELFOUR – GUITAR Robert Belfour was born in the hill country in the northern part of Mississippi. The region has a distinctly different culture than the more famous Mississippi Delta, and the blues from the region is strong and unique, mesmerizing and hypnotic. Like most of the other accomplished performers from the area, Robert was submerged in the area’s rich musical heritage. Robert’s first memory is that of his father playing a resonator guitar in a style similar to that of Charlie Patton’s. In the 1980s, Robert began playing on Beale Street performing at the Rum Boogie, the Hard Rock Café, and B.B. King’s Club. In 1994 he had eight songs featured on the compilation album The Spirit Lives On, Deep South Country Blues and Spirituals in the 1990s. This led him to Fat Possum Records and his first album, What’s Wrong With You, which was released in 2000.

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Port Townsend Acoustic Blues Festival MARK BROOKS – BASS New Orleans native Mark Brooks attended Southern University in Baton Rouge, where he pursued a music degree along with one of his close friends, Branford Marsalis. Mark has played and toured with an array of artists, including Dr. John, The Neville Brothers, Henry Butler, Charles and Aaron Neville’s Ensembles, Lou Rawls, Fats Domino, Ellis Hall Preservation Hall Jazz Band and Harry Connick Sr. Mark is known for his mastery of different styles ranging from rhythm & blues to contemporary jazz, traditional jazz, blues, and gospel. Mark has to his credit numerous recordings and appearances on local and national television shows, including appearing on screen and the soundtrack for the Clint Eastwood film, The Bridges of Madison County, as well as LIVE! Regis and Kathie Lee and the movie Ray directed by Taylor Hackford, on which he worked closely with actors Jamie Foxx and Terrence Howard. ELAN CHALFORD – FIDDLE Violinist, fiddler and composer Elan Chalford has played the stage fiddler in Foxfire, Best Little Whorehouse in Texas, Fiddler on the Roof, Phantom of the Opera, A Christmas Carol, Robber Bridegroom and Die Fleidermaus. Additionally, he has been Concertmaster for productions of South Pacific, The Mikado, A Most Happy Fellow, and HMS Pinafore. He has also held Concertmaster positions with the Clearwater Symphony Orchestra, the Masters’ Chamber Orchestra, and the Summit Orchestra and Singers. Elan is an award-winning fiddler having won first prize in the Florida State Fiddlers’ Contest and first prize in the Twin Fiddle Division. His fiddle recordings include Fluke, Don’t Bet Your Money on the Shanghai and A Fiddler’s Ear. BILLY CITRIN – MANDOLIN/FIDDLE A native of St. Louis, Missouri, Billy Citrin grew up with a background of formal study in classical violin. Later, inspired and influenced by Sonny Terry, Sonny Boy Williamson, Bob Dylan, John Mayall and Stephan Grappelli, Billy would add acoustic guitar, harmonica, and mandolin to his arsenal, developing proficiency on all four instruments. Always creative, Billy fashioned his own unique style of mandolin blues which he describes as a

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hybrid of country and blues. In addition to gigs and television commercials in St. Louis, Billy spent two years touring the Netherlands, performing across the United States as member of SPAH (Society for the Preservation and Advancement of Harmonica) at its conventions, and doing mandolin seminars with renowned mandolinist Rich DelGrosso in New York. GARY COPELAND LILLEY – POET Gary Copeland Lilley is a North Carolina native who earned his MFA from the Warren Wilson College Program for Writers. His publications include four books of poetry, of which the most recent is “Alpha Zulu,” from Ausable/Copper Canyon Press. He has taught poetry and creative writing in the scholar program of Young Chicago Authors, the Great Smokies Writing Program at the University of North Carolina-Asheville, and at Warren Wilson College. Gary has been a poet-in-residence at The Poetry Center of Chicago, and a visiting writer-lecturer at Colby College and at the Institute of American Indian Art. THE CROW QUILL NIGHT OWLS The Crow Quill Night Owls are a Port Townsend-based band that plays jug band, jazz, and string band music of the 1920s and1930s. They were formed in 2007 by guitarist Kit “Stymee” Stovepipe and tenor banjoist Windy City Alex. They’ve since added Baylin Adahere on washtub bass. The group fluctuates from a duo to a six-person band and often features members of other bands in similar genres. One of the most popular bands in Port Townsend, they have been featured in festivals all over the Northwest including, Seattle’s Folklife. Snake Liquor is the second full length release from The Crow Quill Night Owls. GUY DAVIS – GUITAR Guy Davis is a musician, composer, actor, director, and writer, but most importantly, Guy Davis is a bluesman. He has dedicated himself to reviving the traditions of acoustic blues and bringing them to as many listeners as possible through the material of the great blues masters, African American stories, and his own original songs, stories and performance pieces. Throughout his life, Guy has had overlapping interests in music and acting. In 1993, he performed off-Broadway

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Port Townsend Acoustic Blues Festival as legendary blues player Robert Johnson in Robert Johnson: Trick the Devil. He received rave reviews and became the 1993 winner of the Blues Foundation’s “Keeping the Blues Alive Award.” In 2012, Guy released an audio play called The Adventures of Fishey Waters: In Bed with the Blues. It is an interesting compilation of “historical” tales in the form of a play accompanied by Guy in song. RICH DelGROSSO – MANDOLIN Writer/teacher/ performer Rich DelGrosso is widely regarded as the leading exponent of mandolin blues. For more than twenty years he has written articles for Blues Revue, Living Blues, Mandolin Magazine, Frets, and Sing Out!, and has published mandolin and guitar instruction books for Hal Leonard Publishing. He has presented workshops across the U.S. and Europe, earning him a Keeping the Blues Alive Award from the Blues Foundation in Memphis. Rich’s many performances, recordings, and festival appearances have garnered him five Blues Music Award nominations. Four of the five were for Best Instrumentalist-Other for his mandolin work, and the other, in 2009, for his recording Live From Bluesville, which was nominated for Acoustic Album of the Year; a recorded live jam session with BMA nominees and winners Fiona Boyes and Mookie Brill at XM radio’s B.B.King’s Bluesville. GRANT DERMODY – HARMONICA Grant Dermody is a harmonica player, singer, songwriter, and teacher from Seattle, Washington. He has performed with blues legends Leon Bibb, Honeyboy Edwards, Robert Lowery, Big Joe Duskin, John Dee Holeman, and Cephas & Wiggins. As a member of The Improbabillies, whose 1998 self-titled CD made a serious splash in the old-time world, Grant brought a unique blues sensibility and an innovative harmonica style to that genre. He has played on several of Seattle based singer/ songwriter Jim Page’s recordings, and was a guest artist on Dan Crary’s Renaissance of the Steel String Guitar. A dedicated mentor of the instrument, Grant has taught harmonica for many years in both private and group settings nationwide to students of all ages.

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ARI EISINGER – GUITAR Country blues and ragtime guitarist Ari Eisinger has toured across the U.S. and performed in the U.K. and Japan, sharing the bill along the way with artists like Doc Watson, John Jackson, Dave Van Ronk, Paul Geremia and Taj Mahal. He has led guitar classes both in the U.S. and the U.K., and he is a featured instructor for Stefan Grossman’s Guitar Workshop. His interpretations of the songs of masters like Blind Lemon Jefferson, Memphis Minnie and Reverend Gary Davis celebrate the styles of these pioneering guitar heroes, and are brought vibrantly back to life. ELEANOR ELLIS - GUITAR Louisiana native Eleanor Ellis has performed at clubs, festivals and concerts in the United States, Canada and Europe. She has also traveled and played with the late gospel street singer Flora Molton, bluesman Archie Edwards, and sometimes accompanied Delta Blues great Eugene Powell. She is a founding member of the DC Blues Society and the Archie Edwards Blues Heritage Foundation, and has written about the blues for several publications. A bluegrass jam session led to a musical collaboration with “Delta Rambler” Hazel Schlueter, and Eleanor later wound up playing standup bass in two bluegrass bands, the Green Valley Cutups and Bill Malone’s Hill Country Ramblers. In addition, Eleanor is producer and editor of the video documentary Blues Houseparty, which features well-known Piedmont blues musicians such as John Jackson, John Cephas and Archie Edwards. MARY FLOWER – GUITAR Mary Flower is renowned for a uniquely personal vision of roots music that blends ragtime, acoustic blues, and folk - technically dazzling yet grounded in the down-toearth simplicity of early 20th century American music. With eight albums under her belt, Mary has earned rave reviews from critics and audiences alike for her unassuming vocals, and her mastery of the difficult Piedmont blues guitar style. She continues to be a highly regarded teacher whose knowledge and technical mastery have inspired students at the Augusta Heritage Center and the Swannanoa Gathering, among many other educational venues. Mary has played shows all over North America as a regular on the blues and folk festival circuit, including performances at Merlefest, the Kerrville Folk Fest and the Winnipeg Folk Festival.


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Port Townsend Acoustic Blues Festival BILLY FLYNN - DELTA GUITAR/SLIDE Over the last 40 years, Billy Flynn has played with a wealth of Chicago blues legends including Jimmy Rogers, Jr. Wells, Otis Rush, Pinetop Perkins, Buddy Guy, Jimmy Dawkins, Koko Taylor, Willie Kent and countless others. Billy was tapped to play guitar for the soundtrack for the major motion picture Cadillac Records, which chronicled the heyday of the legendary Chicago blues label, Chess Records. As part of the soundtrack, Billy backed Beyonce in her 2010 Grammy Winning recording of Etta James’ “At Last.” In addition to his virtuosic guitar playing, Billy also plays mandolin, banjo, lap steel, harmonica, bass, drums, piano or just about anything else that produces sound, including electric sitar. Billy currently records and performs with the Cash Box Kings, and also produced their second album, Black Night Falling. ANGELA HILL – GOSPEL CHOIR/VOCAL Angela Hill strongly believes in gospel music. Even as a young child, she played piano for church choirs, traveled the country singing in school choruses, and developed her songwriting and musical performance skills. Angela received her B.A. in Music Education from Howard University in Washington, D.C., with a double minor in Piano Studies and Dance Studies. Angela has several albums to her credit as both a vocalist and a writer/producer, including an album with the R&B group XL, and an album with the gospel group, Highest Praise; as well as countless nightclub performances as a vocalist for jazz, blues, and country ensembles. Currently Angela serves as Musical Director and pianist for two churches in Maryland, and performs as a member of the metropolitan area-based gospel group, UVP. STEVE JAMES - MANDOLIN/SLIDE/GUITAR Steve James is a well-known name among devotees of contemporary acoustic folk and blues; this notoriety is based on numerous critically acclaimed recordings, a tireless international tour schedule and a sheaf of published work including articles, lessons and books for Acoustic Guitar/String Letter and instructional DVDs for Homespun. He’s a veteran of many music camps and workshop programs, including Centrum Blues Week, where he’s been part of the staff more than a dozen times since 1994. Steve has worked with a variety of artists from Furry Lewis and Bo Diddley to Bad Livers and film director Richard Linklater. He’s been heard on “A Prairie Home Companion”, NPR’s “Morning Edition” and many other syndicated programs. 6 

ORVILLE JOHNSON - SLIDE GUITAR/DOBRO Orville Johnson has a gift for finding the secret ingredient that makes a song sound letter-perfect, whether it’s an R&B tune from New Orleans, a country blues or a jazz ballad. He moved to Seattle in 1978, where he was a founding member of the much-loved and well-remembered folk/rock group, the “Dynamic Logs.” Other musical associates include Laura Love, Ranch Romance, and the Filé Gumbo Zydeco Band; and he’s shared the stage with artists such as Doc Watson, Bonnie Raitt and John Lee Hooker. Orville’s guitar, dobro, and quavering, honeyed vocals have been featured on more than a hundred recordings, soundtracks and countless TV and radio commercials.

ARTHUR MIGLIAZZA - PIANO Arthur Migliazza was born in Hyattsville, Maryland, and began taking classical piano lessons at age nine. Inspired by his immense talent, blues piano luminaries such as Ann Rabson, Mr. B, and the great New Orleans keyboard master Henry Butler have all taken Arthur under their collective wing. In 2005, Arthur was awarded the Tucson Area Music Award for Best Keyboardist, and in 2010 he was inducted into the Arizona Blues Hall of Fame. During the past several years, Arthur has been featured on the Cincinnati Blues Fest’s Arches Piano Stage multiple times, and has taught blues piano at Augusta Blues Week in Elkins, West Virginia, and at Centrum.

REV. ROBERT B. JONES - GUITAR Robert B. Jones was born in Detroit, Michigan in 1956. By the age of 17, Robert had already amassed a record collection of early blues and begun to teach himself guitar and harmonica. By his midtwenties, Robert was hosting an award winning radio show called “Blues From The Lowlands,” and, concentrating primarily on traditional acoustic blues, started performing at some of Detroit’s best music venues including the Soup Kitchen Saloon, The Ark, and Sully’s. Influenced by legendary bluesman Willie Dixon, Robert developed an educational program called “Blues For Schools,” which has taken him into classrooms all over the country. He eventually reshaped the program into “American Roots Music In Education” (ARMIE), a program that could encompass a wider variety of music including spirituals, gospel and folk songs. Recently, Rev. Jones presented his ARMIE program at venues in the United States, Canada, England and Germany.


JIMMI MAYES - PERCUSSION In 1965 Jimmi Mayes worked as drummer for Joey Dee and the Starlighters. He was called on to find a new guitar player for the band and reeled in session player Maurice James (Jimi Hendrix). Shortly thereafter Hendrix formed the Jimi Hendrix Experience but still managed to meet and jam in the recording studio numerous times with Mayes, producing several recordings including “Georgia Blues” which appeared on “Martin Scorsese Presents the Blues.” His résumé includes work with many artists including James Brown, Martha (Reeves) and the Vandellas, Jimmy Reed, Tommy Hunt of the Flamingos, Marvin Gaye, Frankie Lymon, The Shirelles and Little Walter.

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John Miller has had a forty-year career as a professional musician thus far, achieving acclaim as a solo and ensemble guitarist, composer and teacher in a variety of styles, including country blues, old-time, jazz and Brazilian. By the time he was 27, John had released five solo albums to international critical acclaim. For the past 15 years, John has continued to perform in a variety of styles, but has returned again and again to the country blues that were his first love, releasing 10 instructional DVDs focusing on that music. He has just released his second trio recording with Seattle-based colleagues – Grant Dermody and Orville Johnson – entitled Deceiving Blues. DEAN MUELLER - BASS Dean is originally from Chicago, and had played electric bass since he was a kid. He picked up the upright bass as an adult and now wows audience with either instrument. A fixture in the Pacific Northwest blues scene – Dean frequently performs at the Port Townsend Acoustic Blues Festival and has accompanied blues performers such as John Cephas, Phil Wiggins and Louisiana Red. Now based in Portland, Dean was a member of the popular group The Insomniacs. In addition, he has performed with such Northwest blues legends as Jimi Bott, Paul Delay, Curtis Salgado, Duffy Bishop, and Lloyd Jones.

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Port Townsend Acoustic Blues Festival JENNY PETERSON – PIANO A native of Port Townsend, Jenny Peterson began her blues career at the age of 7 hanging around on the porch at Building 204 with the notable blues musicians who were attending the Port Townsend Acoustic Blues Festival. Jenny grew up studying classical piano and playing at her local church, but has always been drawn to the blues. Over the years, she has been inspired by various Centrum artists including Daryl Davis, Ann Rabson, Erwin Helfer, and Arthur Migliazza. For the last four years she has been attending St. Olaf College in Northfield, Minnesota, where she is a member of the jazz band, accompanies dance classes and continues to play the blues. ANN RABSON – PIANO Ann Rabson has been playing and singing the blues professionally since 1962. She performs solo and with various bands, including ad hoc ensembles known as The Annimators. For 25 years she was a member of Saffire—The Uppity Blues Women. Ann has toured Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, the Czech Republic, Germany, Greece, Holland, Hong Kong, Italy, New Zealand, South Africa, Spain, and Switzerland, performing solo, with Saffire, and with piano legend Erwin Helfer. In 2011 Ann received her ninth nomination for a Blues Music Award (formerly W.C. Handy Award) as Traditional Blues Female Artist of the Year. In 2008 she was nominated for Pinetop Perkins Piano Player of the Year; her first solo album, Music Makin’ Mama, was nominated for Album of the Year in both the Traditional Blues and Acoustic Blues categories; and her composition, “Elevator Man” was nominated for Song of the Year. LAUREN SHEEHAN, GUITAR Lauren grew up in New England where she studied classical guitar as a child and became infected by the spirit of fiddle music at contra dances in western Massachusetts. She wrote her thesis on American folk music at Reed College before spending a number of years playing in small ensembles while founding, administering, and teaching in independent schools. During this time, she toured in New England, Ireland and the Pacific Northwest. She retired from teaching in 2003 and dedicated herself to full-time performing and recording. One look at her website shows the variety of club, concert, and festival dates she performs, in solo, duo, and trio configurations and with the old blues band Eagle Ridin’ Papas. Lauren’s passion for learning directly from other Wednesday, July 25, 2012

musicians has led her into the homes and front porches of the musical legends who passed on much of the material and stylistic qualities she presents today. Her endearing performances spring from time spent with such legendary performers as John Cephas, Ginny Hawker, Etta Baker, Carl Rutherford and Howard Armstrong. She enjoys recalling the twinkle in John Jackson’s eye when the two of them sat alone together in an old school house and he taught her “Come On Over to My House”. TIM SPARKS – GUITAR Tim Sparks taught himself to play the music he heard around him: traditional country blues and the gospel his grandmother played on piano in a small church in the Blue Ridge Mountains. At 14, Tim was nominated for a scholarship at the prestigious North Carolina School of the Arts. There he studied the classics with Segovia protégé Jesus Silva while continuing to play all kinds of music, increasingly turning to classic jazz for inspiration. He adapted compositions by Jelly Roll Morton, Scott Joplin, and Fats Waller to the guitar, frequently reducing piano arrangements to their essence. In recent years, Sparks’ musical focus has come full circle, returning to the country blues and classic jazz that served as a springboard for his worldwide guitar explorations. ELIJAH WALD - GUITAR / BLUES HISTORY Elijah Wald spent many years hitchhiking and performing all over North America and Europe, as well as much of Asia and Africa, including several months studying with the Congolese guitar masters Jean-Bosco Mwenda and Edouard Masengo in eastern Zaire. In the early 1980s, Elijah began writing for The Boston Globe, and was in charge of the newspaper’s “world music” coverage for most of the 1990s, as well as contributing articles to various other newspapers and magazines. His books include Escaping the Delta: Robert Johnson and the Invention of the Blues, Josh White: Society Blues, Global Minstrels: Voices of World Music, Dave Van Ronk’s memoir The Mayor of MacDougal Street, and River of Song: Music Along the Mississippi.

LIGHTNIN’ WELLS – GUITAR/UKELELE North Carolina musician Lightnin’ Wells breathes new life into the vintage tunes of the 1920s and depression-era America. Lightnin’ produced the first commercial recordings of the North Carolina blues veterans Big Boy Henry, Algia Mae Hinton and George Higgs. He has traveled and performed extensively with these musicians and has documented their backgrounds and musical histories for future generations. Lightnin’ is a life-long student and devotee of the pioneering performers in the Piedmont blues tradition which once thrived in the Carolinas, including such artists as Blind Boy Fuller, Rev. Gary Davis and Elizabeth Cotton. Most recent CD releases include Shake ‘Em on Down and Jump Little Children: Old Songs for Young Folks which was designed with the younger listener in mind. PHIL WIGGINS – HARMONICA During the early years of his development as a musician, Washington, D.C. native Phil Wiggins was constantly playing with and learning from some of the most notable acoustic blues musicians in the Washington area, including Flora Molten, Wilber “Chief” Ellis, John Jackson, John Cephas, and others. He was mentored as well by many other musicians who frequented the D.C. area, including Sunnyland Slim, Henry Townsend, John Dee Holeman, Algia Mae Hinton, Howard Armstrong, Etta Baker, and others. In 1976 he met and joined with Chief Ellis on piano, John Cephas on guitar, and James Bellamy on bass to form Ellis and the Barrelhouse Rockers. Not long after, Phil and John Cephas formed the duo Cephas and Wiggins. As ambassadors of the Piedmont blues, Cephas and Wiggins took their music all over America and the world, including Carnegie Hall, the Sydney Opera House, Royal Albert Hall, and the White House. Phil was the Artistic Director of the Port Townsend Acoustic Blues Festival 2004-2009.

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Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Blues in the Clubs

$25 Evening Club Pass


FRIday, august 3, 2012

10:40pm-12am (with 20 minute break): Port Townsend Blues Workshop Participants

8pm-9pm: Ari Eisinger

American Legion (all ages venue)

9:20pm-10:20pm: Steve James

8pm-9pm: Terry “Harmonica” Bean

The Public House

10:40pm-12am (with 20 minute break): Jenny Peterson, Dean Mueller, Billy Citrin and Elan Chalford

8pm-9pm: Rich DelGrosso

Key City Public Theatre

10:40pm-12am (with 20 minute break): Mary Flower

10:40pm-12am (with 20 minute break): ZYDECO BLUES DANCE – Bruce “Sunpie” Barnes, Mark Brooks, Arthur Migliazza, Jimmi Mayes, Phil Wiggins

8pm-9pm: Eleanor Ellis

The Upstage Restaurant

9:20pm-10:20pm: Mary Flower

8pm-9pm: Mary Flower

10:40pm-12am (with 20 minute break): Rich DelGrosso

9:20pm-10:20pm: Ann Rabson

The Boiler Room (all ages/free venue)

Khu Larb Thai Restaurant

10:40pm-12am (with 20 minute break): Terry “Harmonica” Bean

9:20pm-10:20pm: JUMP BLUES DANCE – Daryl Davis, Billy Flynn, Dean Mueller, Jimmi Mayes, Angela Hill, Terry Bean

8pm-9pm: Elijah Wald

8pm-9pm: Crow Quill Night Owls

9:20pm-10:20pm: Lightnin’ Wells


9:20pm-10:20pm: Rev. Robert Jones

10:40pm-12am (with 20 minute break): Ahmad Baabahar and Gary Copeland Lilley

10:40pm-12am (with 20 minute break): Tim Sparks

The Public House 8pm-9pm: Lauren Sheehan 9:20pm-10:20pm: Robert Belfour and Phil Wiggins 10:40pm-12am (with 20 minute break): Orville Johnson, Grant Dermody and John Miller

The Upstage Restaurant 8pm-9pm: Guy Davis 10:40pm-12am (with 20 minute break): Guy Davis

8pm-9pm: Robert Belfour 9:20pm-10:20pm: Ahmad Baabahar and Gary Copeland Lilley


10:40pm-12am (with 20 minute break): Tim Sparks

American Legion (all ages)

Key City Public Theatre

8pm-9pm: Crow Quill Night Owls

8pm-9pm: Lightnin’ Wells

9:20pm-10:20pm: ZYDECO BLUES DANCE – Bruce “Sunpie” Barnes, Mark Brooks, Arthur Migliazza, Jimmi Mayes, Phil Wiggins

9:20pm-10:20pm: Lauren Sheehan

10:40pm-12am (with 20 minute break): JUMP BLUES DANCE – Daryl Davis, Billy Flynn, Dean Mueller, Jimmi Mayes, Angela Hill

9:20pm-10:20pm: Ann Rabson

9:20pm-10:20pm: Guy Davis

The Boiler Room (all ages/free venue)

10:40pm-12am (with 20 minute break): Steve James

Khu Larb Thai Restaurant 8pm-9pm: Elijah Wald 9:20pm-10:20pm: Ari Eisinger 10:40pm-12am (with 20 minute break): Eleanor Ellis

8pm-9pm: Billy Citrin, Jenny Peterson and Kitty King

Tickets: 800.746.1982

9:20pm-10:20pm: Elan Chalford, Jenny Peterson and Kitty King




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4. The Public House 1038 Water St. 5. Khu Larb Thai Restaurant 227 Adams St.



Wednesday, July 25, 2012





1. Undertown 211 Taylor St. 2. Key City Playhouse 419 Washington St. 3. The Boiler Room 711 Water St.



6. American Legion 209 Monroe St. 7. The Upstage Restaurant 923 Washington St.

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Centrum welcomes

Los Lobos Sunday, August 12, 7:30 PM McCurdy Pavilion Louie Perez - Drums, Guitars, Percussion, Vocals Steve Berlin - Saxophone, Percussion, Flute, Midsax, Harmonica, Melodica Cesar Rosas - Vocals, Guitar, Mandolin Conrad Lozano - Bass, Guitarron, Vocals David Hidalgo - Vocals, Guitar, Accordion, Percussion, Bass, Keyboards, Melodica, Drums, Violin, Banjo Cougar Estrada - Drums/Percussion Since 1974, East L.A.’s Los Lobos have been exploring the artistic and commercial possibilities of American biculturalism, moving back and forth between their Chicano roots and their love of American rock & roll. Although the band first gained fame as part of the early-Eighties roots-rock revival, they didn’t so much strip music down as mix it up, playing norteño, blues, country, Tex-Mex, ballads, folk and rock. They have been guests on albums by Ry Cooder, Elvis Costello, Fabulous Thunderbirds, Roomful of Blues, and Paul Simon, and their music has been featured in films such as La Bamba and Desperado. Cesar Rosas, Conrad Lozano, David Hidalgo, and Louie Perez, four friends from East L.A.’s Garfield High School, formed Los Lobos (Spanish for “the Wolves”) to play weddings and bars in their neighborhood. Although they had previously played in straightforward American rock bands, together they decided to experiment with acoustic folk instruments and explore their Mexican heritage, playing norteño and conjunto music on instruments including the guitarron and bajo sexto. They got their first full-time gig in 1978, playing at a Mexican restaurant in Orange County. That year they also released their debut album, Just Another Band From East L.A. The Blasters became fans and urged Slash Record to sign Los Lobos. Their second LP, ...And a Time to Dance (1983), was produced by T-Bone Burnett and Blasters saxophonist Steve Berlin. Its divergent collection of dance songs included the 70-year-old Mexican Revolution song “Anselma,” which won a Grammy in 1983 for Best MexicanAmerican Performance. Berlin joined Los Lobos for How Will the Wolf Survive? a much-praised album whose title track later became a country hit for Waylon Jennings. The album marked the first time Los Lobos entered the Billboard Top 200. They followed with By the Light of the Moon, an album that featured several socially and politically conscious songs about life in the barrio. In 1987 Los Lobos recorded several Ritchie Valens songs for the soundtrack to the Valens biopic La Bamba. The soundtrack went double-platinum, and the success of the title track and Come On, Let’s Go suddenly lifted Los Lobos out of their bar-band, critics’ fave status. They took a noncommercial detour with La Pistola y el Corazón featuring the traditional Mexican music they had played in the late Seventies. The public largely overlooked the album, though it earned the band their second Grammy. On The Neighborhood they returned to more rocking material, working with John

Hiatt, The Band’s Levon Helm, and drummer Jim Keltner. The album’s title paid homage to the deep connections the band still felt with East L.A. In 1991, Hidalgo and Perez wrote songs with the Band for that group’s reunion album. The material inspired Kiko, an evocative, avant-Latin-pop album produced by Mitchell Froom. In 1993 Slash released a 20-year-anniversary retrospective of Los Lobos songs. The two-disc set, Just Another Band From East L.A.: A Collection includes material from the band’s debut LP, rare B-sides, live tracks, and the band’s hit singles. Latin Playboys (1994), a self-titled album by an ad hoc group consisting of Hidalgo, Perez, Froom, and Tchad Blake, was a cross between the music of Los Lobos and Captain Beefheart. The muscular funk rock of Los Lobos’ next album, Colossal Head split the difference between Kiko and Latin Playboys. In 1998 Rosas and Hidalgo released Los Super Seven as part of a loose-knit Latin supergroup of the same name that included Freddy Fender, Joe Ely, and accordion ace Flaco Jiménez, among others. In 2001, they released Canto, which included vocalists Raul Malo of the Mavericks and Caetano Veloso. In 1999 Rosas released Soul Disguise, a gritty, R&B-inflected solo record. For his part, Hidalgo teamed up with ex–Canned Heat guitarist Mike Halby as Houndog for a self-titled blues album. After this spate of side projects, Los Lobos returned to the studio to record This Time, the final installment in a trilogy of heady, groove-rich albums (alongside Kiko and Colossal Head) exploring Mexican folklore and mysticism. In 2001 they were honored with the Billboard Century Award. For their next record, the back-to-basics Good Morning Aztlán, they brought in British producer John Leckie, who had worked with Public Image Ltd. and Radiohead. 2004’s The Ride featured an all-star cast of guest artists including Tom Waits, Elvis Costello, Mavis Staples, and Richard Thompson. In 2009, Rhino Records released the greatest hits collection, Wolf Tracks: The Best of Los Lobos, a concise 20-song retrospective collection, which was followed by The Town and the City. 2009 saw the band at its softest side on the children’s record Los Lobos Goes Disney, a collection of reworked Disney classics. Los Lobos’ newest recording is Tin Can Trust, which was nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Americana Album. Media sponsor

Los Lobos’ appearance is made possible by the Anne and Dick Schneider Director’s Creative Fund. 2011 contributors include: James and Nelly Tretter, Jim and Noreen McCarron, Jock and Sonchen Patton, Jack and Carol MacElwee, The Richard F. McCurdy Family, SMFetter, and Herb and Kathe Cook. 10 

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Wednesday, July 25, 2012


January 1, 2011 to June 26, 2012

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Thank You for Making the 2012 Summer Season Possible

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Carolyn Canfield Jennifer Carl and Sarah Grossman Karen and Mark Clemens William and Sue Conklin Gail Crawford and John Barnard Jerry and Katheryn Daly Robert and Janet Denhardt Julia Derby Jean P. Dunbar Enclume Design Products, Inc. Patricia Farmer Joan Fiore Erik and Marnie Frederickson Jim and Kendra Golden Philip Hallin Dave Hamlin Leonard Hirshberg and Deborah Estridge Susan Hoover Humanities Washington Gayle and William Kaune Elizabeth and John Kuller Dimitri and Sharon Kuznetsov Wayne and Mari Loverich Charles MacNab and Ann Pougiales Susan Moffat MRD Subway Group Harvey and Hannah Niebulski Alan and Barbara Pareira Peninsula Daily News Laurie and Marc Perrett Geralynn and Richard Rackowski Bill Ransom and Hali Ransom Sharon Robinson David Romtvedt and Margo Brown Rodger Schmitt Marcia and Donald Schwendiman Howard Slavin William and Anita Snell Rob Snow and Connie Baring-Gould David and Lynne Stanko Ted Brown Music Company Town & Country Markets, Inc. Lars Watson MATCHING GIFT COMPANIES Allstate Foundation Bank of America Matching Program Boeing Gift Matching Program Chevron Matching Gift Program IBM Matching Gift Program Merck Partnership for Giving Microsoft Giving Campaign Prudential Foundation Matching Gifts Puget Sound Energy Foundation Trust LEGACY GIFTS Sharon S. Black Jim and Carole Franklin Marvin and Mary Hoffert Jo Anne Hughes Gary Kennedy Paul and Robin Lichter Joanna Loehr Jean and Keith Marzan George Randels Timothy and Kirsten Spencer Don and Kay Thoreson Laura Welland Renate Wheeler Rick and Debbie Zajicek

IN-KIND Adhost AdvisArts Consulting / Claudia Bach Louis Aissen and Kindy Kemp Al Bergstein / Mountainstone Productions Bishop Victorian Hotel City of Port Townsend Crossroads Music D’Addario Foundation Dream City Catering FarrenFort Worden State Park Jim and Kendra Golden Gooding, O’Hara & Mackey Joan Greene

Volunteers Betty Abersold Don Allen Kay Allen Jacqueline Andriesian Lynne Bennett Larry Berger Sharon Black Molly Brooks Donald Clark Mark Clark Helen Cleveland Robert Cleveland Eva Coffin Nelson Cone Sharon Cone Shannon Davis Julie Duke Kate Dwyer Barbara Dyer Fred Esson Patricia Farmer Tim Flumerfelt Diane Forsmark Jane Franklin Lois Frisch Nonie Gaines Myron Gauger Bill Harju Peggy Harju Carolyn Harper Joan Hartnett William Hartnett Philip Herbert JoAnne Heron Kathleen Holt Carole Huelsberg Nadine Jonientz Kip Kania David Kellum Fayette Krause Don Landstra Oma Landstra Monica Le Roux Robere LeHuquet Janice Lewis Paula Lewis Gwen Lovett Emily Mandelbaum Vicki Mansfield

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The official program for Centrum's 2012 Blues Festival in Port Townsend, WA, as published by the Port Townsend & Jefferson County Leader

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