Heart vibrations as the dead weave tales reminding us to live in the inspirational, uplifting Spoon River

Spoon River ensemble—photo by Cylla von Tiedemann   Is your soul alive? As we make our way into the theatre, we find ourselves entering the funeral of Bertie Hume; filing past old family portraits and rows of headstones as we make our way out of the funeral parlor and into the cemetery. We are greetedContinue reading “Heart vibrations as the dead weave tales reminding us to live in the inspirational, uplifting Spoon River”

A celebration of music & musicians – Shannon Butcher’s EP Butcher Sings Baker

Shannon Butcher celebrated the launch of her new EP Butcher Sings Baker, performing two sets of songs from the Chet Baker songbook at Paintbox Bistro last night. Accompanying Butcher, an amazing three-piece band: Jake Wilkinson on trumpet, Ross MacIntyre on bass and Mark Kieswetter on keys. Opening the first set with “It Could Happen to You”Continue reading “A celebration of music & musicians – Shannon Butcher’s EP Butcher Sings Baker”