I am delighted to invite you to experience our traditional Irish band The Beggarmen in a concert that will be taking place on the set of Irish playwright Conor McPherson‘s “The Weir” at Theatre Cedar Rapids. The last time I performed on TCR‘s Grandon Stage this past summer, I was a barefoot and pigtailed fiddler playing… Read More The Beggarmen in Concert at Theatre Cedar Rapids
I’m so lucky and grateful to be in the band for the Family Folk Machine, a community folk choir based in Iowa City. The Family Folk Machine was founded by and continues to be directed by my friend Jean Littlejohn. Jean is an incredibly talented musician as well as a very warm and kind person and she is… Read More Blooming Where You’re Planted
artwork by my talented father-in-law Jon Dutcher Many chances to enjoy traditional Irish music over the next several weeks! Here are just the ones that involve me: Monday, March 9, there will be a gathering of musicians playing Irish tunes at Micky’s Irish Pub in Iowa City beginning at 7 pm. Saturday, March 14, my… Read More The Season is Upon Us!
Jeff and I are looking forward to seeing you on Saturday, February 7 at the Lincoln Winebar in Mount Vernon, Iowa! We’ll start rolling at 7:30 pm. Jeffrey C. Capps (guitar/vocals) and Tara McGovern (fiddle/vocals) will make their Lincoln Winebar debut on February 7, 2015. The pair’s warm, understated harmonies and instrumentation find a perfect home in their… Read More Capps McGovern