CONCERT NEWS… THIS SUNDAY @ 7pm! Ken and The Levy Sisters will be performing at the Ancaster Music at Fieldcote with Treasa Levasseur (July 7). Remember to bring your lawn chairs or blanket for this free outdoor concert.
CONCERT NEWS… GOSPEL SUNDAY @ 12 Noon in ORILLIA! Ken and The Levy Sisters will be performing at the Orillia Spring Blues Festival with Lance Anderson on Hammond organ, drummer Bucky Berger and bassist Ben Whiteley (June 9). Tickets for all the Sunday shows (including Ken’s) are $10. and available at the gate.
CONCERT NEWS… THIS WEDNESDAY in NEW HAMBURG! May 29 Ken and The Levy Sisters will be performing at the New Hamburg Live! Festival Gala & Silent Auction with pianist Charlene Nafziger, bassist Ben Whiteley & drummer Bucky Berger.
CONCERT NEWS… This Saturday! Ken will be joining Gary Kendall and The Mighty Duck Blues Band for a Saturday matinee show at the Duck in St. Catharines (May 11). This Sunday! Ken, son Ben and fiddle virtuoso John Showman will perform a bluegrassy version of David Wall’s commissioned composition for the Sporting Life 10K Run for Kids with Cancer in Toronto (May 12). Their stage location is on Yonge Street at Merton, just south of the bridge.
CONCERT NEWS… This week! Ken is heading off to Pennsylvania and Maryland with house concerts in Pittsburgh (April 26) and Laurel (April 27).
GOSPEL NEWS… THIS SUNDAY @ Hugh’s Room! It’s the last 10th anniversary Sunday gospel music brunch until October. Series favourites Kim and Reggie Harris will be driving up from New York. Ken also welcomes Toronto Jazz songstress Dione Taylor, jazz guitarist Tristan Clark and back by popular demand, Toronto’s deepest bass vocalist Pat Patrick. And of course the inimitable Ben Whiteley (NewCountry Rehab) will be holding down the bottom end with his big string bass. Tickets and lunch reservations from Hugh’s Room (416) 531-6604. Click on Gospel Music Makes Me Feel Alright! for ticket and additional gospel music news.
CONCERT NEWS… Ken will be celebrating Easter at the Sivananda Ashram Yoga Camp (March 30 & 31). He’ll also be giving a concert after the Saturday evening sastang. Eveyone is welcome to attend.
THIS SUNDAY! 2pm @ Hugh’s Room Ken welcomes visiting musicians who are in town for the International Folk Alliance Music Conference. Joining Ken will be Gospel Roots trio The Sojourners from Vancouver, Bluegrass pioneer Claire Lynch from Nashville, percussionist extraordinarie Cheryl Prashker (Runa) from Philadelphia. And of course the inimitable Ben Whiteley (New Country Rehab) will be holding down the bottom end with his big string bass. Whether you’re coming for the terrific music, or to sing and clap along, or for the spiritual experience, Ken promises that the afternoon will be an accessible and exciting blend of musical styles that is appropriate for music lovers of all ages. Click on Gospel Music Makes Me Feel Alright! for more concert series details.
TV NEWS… Ken, The Levy Sisters, Ben and Bucky Berger performed “Go Tell It On The Mountain” (from Ken’s new CD, The Light of Christmas) on Vision TV’s God’s Greatest Hits, season 2. Click here to watch it on YouTube. And there’s more to come so be sure to keep checking back here or join Ken on Facebook to keep updated.
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CONCERT NEWS… TONIGHT! Ken, The Levy Sisters (Amoy & Ciceal), Ben and Jesse play at the Dominion Hotel in Minden (Feb. 16).
FESTIVAL NEWS… “The Interfaith Devotional Singing & Sacred Dance Festival at the Sivananada Ashram Yoga Retreat, Bahamas (Jan. 15-18) was wonderful. I got to play with Lama Karma Chotse (Buddhist nun) and Amir Vahab (fantastic Sufi multi-instrumentalist). You can catch a little medley of Bright Side and Another Day’s Journey from my concert, now on YouTube at http://youtu.be/jD89kncan14 ” -Ken
TV NEWS… Along with the Levy Sisters, Ben and Bucky Berger, Ken was on Vision TV’s God’s Greatest Hits, the evening of Dec. 14 performing “Go Tell It On The Mountain” from Ken’s new CD, The Light of Christmas. You may watch it on YouTube at http://youtu.be/nAtBeY_IjQY .