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Durham County Poets in Concert
November 16, 7:30 pm
The Durham County Poets are a lively and soulful group, writing and performing an eclectic blend of blues and folk, with tinges of gospel and swing tossed in for good measure. They are five seasoned musicians, all of whom are songwriters, who work individually and collaboratively in composing their music. Delving into a variety of styles and genres, their musical influences include a broad range of artists. From The Band to James Taylor, Muddy Waters to Dire Straits…They have managed to put it all together to create their own musical style. The obvious joie de vivre expressed while performing together is reflected in the good-time feel that the band creates, which has been captivating their audiences consistently since their inception in 2011.
Hailing from southern Quebec, the band is fronted by Kevin Harvey, a self proclaimed blues crooner on lead vocals, The Durham County Poets also feature David Whyte on electric guitars and vocals, Neil Elsmore on guitars and vocals, Carl Rufh on double bass and vocals and Rob Couture (formerly of The Echo Hunters) on drums and percussion.
Tickets $20 at the door or $15 in advance (limited quantity available). Free admission for youth.
For advance price tickets, visit the TPC box office, call (518) 251-2505 x128, or click here to purchase thru Givebox (a secure online ticketing service).
This concert is made possible with funds from the Town of Johnsburg Occupancy Tax Fund and the Glenn & Carol Pearsall Adirondack Foundation, which is dedicated to improving the quality of life for year round residents of the Adirondack Park.