Past Tour Dates: 2015

TUESDAYS starting January 13
Six-week Session of Clawhammer Banjo Shared with Erik Pearson
Freight & Salvage | Berkeley, CA

6:30-7:45 – Clawhammer Banjo for the Rank Beginner
8-9:15 – Slow Repertoire Building
Slow repertoire is for those who have the basics and need to build skills and tunes. Rank beginner is slower and newer than that!
Contact The Freight to Register – Banjos available for rent or purchase!
Erik will lead class Jan 13, 20 and Feb 17. Evie will teach Jan 27, Feb 3, 10.

January 15-18 | Weekend
Evie Ladin
Portland Old Time Music Gathering | Portland, OR

OK, I didn’t lie, even though I’ll be teaching clogging and leading a family square dance, I still consider this part of my sabbatical – non-stop playing, in the heart of the West Coast OT scene. Bring it!

Feb 1 | Sunday
Old-time Harmony Singing Workshop
Freight & Salvage | Berkeley, CA

1-2:30pm, $20
This Workshop is now EVERY first and third Sunday, taught by a rotating group of instructors including Suzy Thompson, Karen Celia Heil, Allegra Yellin and many special guests. Contact The Freight to register and for more info.

Feb 3, 4, 5 | Week
in Residence
Redwood High School | Larkspur, CA

Working with these fantastic focused theater teens.

WEDNESDAYS February 4, 11, 18, 25
Four-week Session of Flatfoot CLOGGING
Evil Diane Studio | Oakland, CA

7-8:15
$20 per class or $70 for the 4 weeks. Space is limited so registration recommended. Register by emailing me and sending payment through paypal. All levels welcome. If you have them, hard soled shoes, or taps! I have random sizes of tap shoes to loan for class.

February 6 | Friday
Evil Diane w/ Keith Terry & Erik Pearson
Berkeley Yacht Club | Berkeley Marina, CA

Always a fun time, you can’t come if you’re not a member, so there. (Unless you’re dying to come…)

February 7 | Saturday
Evil Diane w/ Keith Terry & Erik Pearson
Los Banos Performing Arts Center | Los Banos, CA

3pm Family Square Dance in the afternoon, Concert at night!
Info: 209 826 6132

February 8 | Sunday
Evil Diane w/ Keith Terry & Erik Pearson
Freight & Salvage | Berkeley, CA

It’s a BANJO BABES night, celebrating the release of our 2015 Calendar + CD!
With Calendar-instigator Erin Inglish and Moira Smiley

February 12-14 | Weekend
Evie Ladin & Keith Terry
Oly Old Time Festival | Olympia, WA

The best little festival in the West! Concert + Workshops + Square Dance.

February 15 | Sunday
Evie Ladin & Keith Terry
Froggie House Concert | Portland, OR

6pm potluck, 7pm concert

March 1 | Sunday
w/ Moira Smiley & VOCO
First Unitarian Church | San Francisco, CA

with Young Womens Choral Project

March 4-7 | Week/end
w/ Crosspulse Percussion Ensemble
w/ ArtSmart | Santa Cruz County, CA

Family Programs throughout the area including a PUBLIC MATINEE Saturday 11am Santa Cruz.

TUESDAYS starting March 10
Six-week Session of Clawhammer Banjo with instructor Erik Pearson
Freight & Salvage | Berkeley, CA

6:30-7:45 – Clawhammer Banjo for the Rank Beginner
8-9:15 – Slow Repertoire Building
Slow repertoire is for those who have the basics and need to build skills and tunes. Rank beginner is slower and newer than that! Contact The Freight to Register – Banjos available for rent or purchase!

March 13 – April 8 | DUO SPRING TOUR!
Evie Ladin & Keith Terry in IL, MO, TN, GA, NC, SC, KY, IN, MI

March 13 | Friday
Champaign-Urbana Folk and Roots | Champaign-Urbana, IL
Upper Bout Guitar
7:30pm, 723 South Neil, Champaign, IL 217-607-8132

March 14 | Saturday
University of Illinios | Champaign-Urbana, IL
Day of the Drum, FREE

March 15 | Sunday
The Focal Point | St Louis, MO
4-5:30pm Old Time Harmony Singing Workshop, $25
7pm Concert

March 18 | Wednesday
Music City Roots | Nashville, TN
Live concert, live online and broadcast nationwide!

March 19 | Thursday
WDVX Blue Plate Special | Knoxville, TN
Noon – Live AND on the air!

March 19 | Thursday
Sleepy Eyed John’s | Norris, TN
5:30-6:30 Old Time Harmony Singing Workshop, $10
7pm Concert, $10 OR $15 for Concert + Workshop

March 20 | Friday
Charles & Myrtles Coffeehouse | Chattanooga, TN
8pm Concert

March 21 | Saturday
House Concert | *just outside* Atlanta, GA
3-5pm Old Time Harmony Singing Workshop
Register for Workshop ($25-85 sliding scale):












5:15-6:45 Pot Luck
7pm Concert
Register for Concert ($15-80 sliding scale):












March 22 | Sunday
Steve’s Live Music | Atlanta, GA
3-5 Banjo Workshop
3-5 Body Music Workshop
Register for Banjo Workshop ($25-85 sliding scale):












Register for Body Music Workshop ($25-85 sliding scale):












5:30pm Concert

March 26 | Thursday
Isis Music Hall | Asheville, NC
7pm Concert – Love Asheville, so happy to be back!

March 28 | Saturday
UU Coffeehouse | Columbia, SC
7pm Concert

March 29 | Sunday
Natasha’s Bistro | Lexington, KY
8pm Concert

March 30 | Monday
Player’s Pub | Bloomington, IN
My other hometown’s songwriter’s night.
3:30pm earlier that day LIVE on WFHB

April 4 | Saturday
The Music Room | Indianapolis, IN
7pm Concert, Reservations Required.

April 5 | Sunday
Salt of the Earth | Fennville, MI
7pm Concert, Delicious Food!!
Co-bill with the fantastic Red Tail Ring

April 6 | Monday
Square Dance! | Kalamazoo, MI
Bells Brewery
7:30 lesson, 8pm Dance. Live Music!

April 6-8 | Mon-Weds
Western Michigan University | Kalamazoo, MI
In residence, Master Classes

April 8 | Wednesday
First Congregational Church | Kalamazoo, MI
Co-bill with Kzoo’s own Red Tail Ring
Concert

April 9-12 | Weekend
Evie Ladin
Walker Creek Music Camp | Petaluma, CA

For the first time we’re trying a Dance Class! Square Dance, Partner Dance, Clogging & Calling. No experience necessary, and something for all levels. Let’s do it – Walker Creek is an excellent camp and a super fun time!

April 17 | Friday
Calling the Square Dance w/ Band TBD
3rd Friday Square Dance | Oakland, CA

Rowdy it up! 8-10pm, $5-10 sliding scale, Niebyl-Proctor Library 6501 Telegraph Ave. near Alcatraz.

April 18 | Saturday
Evil Diane w/ Keith Terry & Erik Pearson
Fifth St Farms | Berkeley, CA

Another intimate concert test-driving new songs!
7:30pm Concert

April 19 | Sunday
Old-time Harmony Singing Workshop
Freight & Salvage | Berkeley, CA

1-2:30pm, $20
This Workshop is now EVERY first and third Sunday, taught by a rotating group of instructors including Suzy Thompson, Karen Celia Heil, Allegra Yellin and many special guests. Contact The Freight to register and for more info.

April 27 | Monday
w/ Keith Terry
Move to the Now | San Francisco, CA

4th Annual Contemporary Dance Showcase for National Dance Week, hosted by Joseph Copley with ASI, Post, ODC, Dance Through Time, Scott Wells and Dancers and more.
111 Minna St.
6-9pm, FREE

April 27 | Monday
Evil Diane w/ Keith Terry & Erik Pearson
Amnesia | San Francisco, CA

with the Earl Brothers
9pm

TUESDAYS starting May 5
Six-week Session of Clawhammer Banjo
Freight & Salvage | Berkeley, CA

6:30-7:45 – Clawhammer Banjo for the Rank Beginner
8-9:15 – Slow Repertoire Building
Slow repertoire is for those who have the basics and need to build skills and tunes. Rank beginner is slower and newer than that! Contact The Freight to Register – Banjos available for rent or purchase!

WEDNESDAYS May 6, 13, 20, 27
Four-week Session of Flatfoot CLOGGING
Evil Diane Studio | Oakland, CA

7-8:15
$20 per class or $70 for the 4 weeks. Space is limited so registration recommended. Register by emailing me and sending payment through paypal. All levels welcome. If you have them, hard soled shoes, or taps! I have random sizes of tap shoes to loan for class.

May 17 | Sunday
Evie Ladin & Friends
Oakland Museum of California | Oakland, CA

The museum is actually calling this event “Awesome Gold Panning Hoedown.” Gold Panning! Square Dancing! Family fun.
12-3

May 28 | Thursday
Evie Ladin & Keith Terry
Cottage Concerts | San Francisco, CA

7:30pm Concert, $15-20 sliding scale, Bernal Heights near 101/280

May 29 | Friday
Evie Ladin & Keith Terry
Auberry Library | Auberry, CA

7:30pm Concert

May 31 | Sunday
Evie Ladin Band w/ Keith Terry & Erik Pearson
POSTPONED DUE TO FAMILY ILLNESS
Fresno Folklore Society | Fresno, CA

7pm Concert, Mia Cuppa Caffe

June 2 | Tuesday
Evie Ladin & Keith Terry
Leo’s | Oakland, CA

Tuesdays with the T Sisters Variety Show! Theme is HeeHaw. Be very afraid.
9pm Concert, $10-20

June 4 | Thursday
Intermediate Clawhammer Banjo Workshop
MORE INFO | Oakland, CA

7-8:30, $25 – Make the Leap from learning by rote to jamming and build repertoire at the same time. Back by popular demand!

June 12-14 | Weekend
Evie Ladin
Weekend Singing Workshop | Tray Mountain, GA

Old Time Harmony Singing Intensive weekend in the Chattahoochee National Forest. Sold Out!

June 14-19 | Week
Evie Ladin
Steve Kaufman’s Acoustic Kamp | Maryville, TN

Old Time Harmony Singing Classes were such a hit we’re doing it again. C’mon!

June 21 | Sunday
Evie Ladin Band w/ Keith Terry & Erik Pearson
CBA Fathers Day Festival | Grass Valley, CA

12:50 Set

June 23 | Tuesday
Crosspulse Duo
Dimond Library | Oakland, CA

7pm, Free Family Program

June 22-27 | Week
Evie Ladin
Fiddlekids | Berkeley, CA

Love this camp for young fiddle players, where I get the music in their bodies. Dance, you musicians! Excellent staff.

July 3-12 | Week
Evie Ladin w/ Corposonic
7th International Body Music Festival | Bali, Indonesia

Buy a ticket on the bus and get yourselves to Bali. This will be an IBMF like no other, culminating with a Colossal Kecak. C’mon!

July 30 | Thursday
Evie Ladin & Keith Terry
UC Botanical Garden Redwood Grove Summer Concert Series | Berkeley, CA

At the beautiful UC Berkeley Botanical Garden
With Quinn DeVeaux
5:30pm Concert

August 7 | Friday
Crosspulse Percussion Ensemble
Yerba Buena Gardens Festival | San Francisco, CA

11am & 12:15pm, Free Family Programs

August 8-9 | Weekend
Evie Ladin Band w/ Keith Terry & Erik Pearson
Harney Lane Winery | Lodi, CA

11-4pm, playing all the songs we know, and then some!

August 10-16 | Week
with Keith Terry
Cazadero Performing Arts Family Camp | Cazadero, CA

Awesome camp for everyone – making music and dancing in the redwoods!

August 18-22 | Week (Postponed)
with Joe Bass!
Studio 808 | Floyd, VA

Recording a solo record of tunes. Trad!

Sept 8 | Tuesday
Evie Ladin Band w/ Keith Terry & Erik Pearson
Bergamot Alley | Healdsburg, CA

8:30-11

Sept 10-13 | Weekend
Evie Ladin
American Banjo Camp | Nordland, WA

First time at an all-or mostly-banjo camp. Paddle faster!

Sept 20 – Oct 14 | Month
Evie Ladin w/ BODY MUSIC | Tenerife, Spain
Honored to be among the international cast creating a new touring concert in Europe and North America.

Oct 15-18 | Weekend
Evie Ladin w/ BODY MUSIC
International Body Music Festival MiniFest | Terni, Italy

BAMP again brings together a phenomenal cast of artists and teachers for an IBMF MiniFest. Featuring the artists in BODY MUSIC, the show’s Italian premier.

Oct 25 | Sunday
Evie Ladin Band w/ Keith Terry & Erik Pearson
Fog House Concerts | San Francisco, CA

Revving up for Recording with intimate House Concerts. RSVP to the email above. 5pm pot luck, 6pm concert. $20 donation.

Oct 26-Nov 4 | Week
Evie Ladin Band w/ Keith Terry & Erik Pearson
RECORDING | Niles, CA

with Eli West producing and Bruce Kaphan at the controls!

Oct 30 | Friday
Evie Ladin Calling
Ashkenaz | Berkeley, CA

Halloween Square Dance! Costumes appreciated! With Darling Clementine and Bearcat Stringband. Robin Fischer calls half the night.
8pm

Nov 1 | Sunday
Old-time Harmony Singing Workshop
Freight & Salvage | Berkeley, CA

1-2:30pm, $20
This Workshop is now EVERY first and third Sunday, taught by a rotating group of instructors including Suzy Thompson, Karen Celia Heil, Allegra Yellin and many special guests. Contact The Freight to register and for more info.

TUESDAYS starting November 10
Six-week Session of Clawhammer Banjo
Freight & Salvage | Berkeley, CA

6:30-7:45 – Clawhammer Banjo for the Rank Beginner
8-9:15 – Slow Repertoire Building
Slow repertoire is for those who have the basics and need to build skills and tunes. Rank beginner is slower and newer than that! Contact The Freight to Register – Banjos available for rent or purchase!

Nov 12-15 | Weekend
Evie Ladin Band w/ Keith Terry & Erik Pearson
North East Regional Folk Alliance (NERFA) Conference | Kerhonkson, NY

We scored an official showcase and some late night events, looking forward to connecting with our East Coast pals!

Nov 20 | Friday
Evie Ladin Calling
Third Friday Square Dance | Berkeley, CA

CD Release from Skillet Licorice.
8pm, all dances taught, everyone welcome, $5-10 sliding scale.

November 21 | Saturday
Evie Ladin w/ MoToR/dance
International Body Music Festival MiniFest | Berkeley, CA

Day of Workshops and Concert at Freight & Salvage featuring Molodi and Bay Area Body Music Artists.
I’ll be teaching a Percussive Step Dance Styles Workshop 12:45-2pm, $20. All workshop info, including Family Body Music Workshops, Rhythm of Math Teacher Trainings, more HERE
with
Corposonic Trio (Keith Terry, Steve Hogan and Bryan Dyer) supporting guest vocalists
The Dynamic Miss Faye Carol and
Jenna Mammina
Cascada de Flores, Mexican Zapateado
Kitka, Balkan Women’s Choir
Farah Yasmeen Sheikh and Jim Santi Owen, North & South Indian Kathak and Konnakkol
The Thieves, Contemporary Dance
TICKETS

Dec 6 | Sunday
Old-time Harmony Singing Workshop
Freight & Salvage | Berkeley, CA

1-2:30pm, $20
This Workshop is now EVERY first and third Sunday, taught by a rotating group of instructors including Suzy Thompson, Karen Celia Heil, Allegra Yellin and many special guests. Contact The Freight to register and for more info.

The Banjo Babes Calendar Revue On Tour!
Evie Ladin Band w/ Keith Terry & Erik Pearson, with Erin Inglish & the Stringtown Ambassadors & The Small Glories.

Dec 10 | Thursday
Freight & Salvage | Berkeley, CA

Dec 11 | Friday
Arlene Francis Center | Santa Rosa, CA
My Birthday!!

Dec 12 | Saturday
North Columbia Schoolhouse Cultural Center | Nevada City, CA
Performing Solo

Dec 13 | Sunday
Don Quixote’s | Felton, CA

Evie Continues in the Revue SOLO….
Dec 17 | Thursday
Coffee Gallery Backstage | Los Angeles, CA

Dec 18 | Friday
St Benedict’s Church | San Luis Obispo, CA

Dec 19 | Saturday
Banjo Babes Feel the Bern Fundraiser | Atascadero, CA

Dec 20 | Sunday
SOhO | Santa Barbara, CA
A killer end to the BB tour with Cara Luft/Small Glories, who have blown my face off!, Erin Inglish, Sharon Martinson AND Donna Lynn Caskey! Banjo Heaven?