Pioneer Valley Folklore Society Happenings

December 2008


  • Easy Wind will be featured at December 6 Song & Story Swap

Easy Wind will perform at December 6 Song & Story Swap

Please come share in an evening of music and stories at the Pioneer Valley Folklore Society Song & Story Swap.

Saturday, December 6 , 7:00-9:30 p.m. at the The Nacul Center, 592 Main St., Amherst, Mass (see map).

Easy Wind will join the Dec. 6 Song & Story Swap iat the nacul Center in AmherstPlease note that the Song & Story Swap has moved to the first Saturday of each month.

Folk duo Easy Wind consists of Elizabeth Farnsworth and Nick Gotelli.  Elizabeth Farnsworth is a multi-talented singer, guitarist and interpreter of traditional songs.  A former member of the Amandla Chorus, she has recently teamed up with guitar-player Nick Gotelli to form Easy Wind, a collaboration that offers a diverse mix of acoustic rock, folk, blues, reggae, and Celtic.  Together the pair has released a 2008 CD of classic folk and pop covers titled I Can See Clearly Now.

Visit their web site for more about Easy Wind.  

The warm-up theme this month is The Connecticut River.Connecticut River

The Song & Story Swap is open to the public, free of charge with donations accepted.  People of all ages gather to share stories and songs that are traditional, newly written, or of personal experiences. You can tell, sing, or lead everyone in singing, or request a song or story.  Listeners are welcome.

For information contact Paul Kaplan, (413)-687-5002 or Jeff Lee, (413)-256-0433 or visit

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December 1, 2008