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        (In chronological order):

January 2015

Sat. Jan. 17, 2015, 5-7pm.  (With Americanistan). 
University of Oregon Arab Student Union annual event:  Arab Art Gallery:  Special Music Performance.  Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art, University of Oregon. 

Sat. Jan. 24, 2015, 6pm.  (Solo harp, also singing with Kitchen Ceilidh.) 
Robert Burns Night & Ceilidh Dance.
At Northwest Youth Corps, 2621 Augusta St., Eugene, OR 97403.  Other performers include Connla’s Well, bagpipers, poetry readings.  There will be Scottish dancing. Dinner tickets must be purchased by January 22.  Entertainment only tickets will be sold at the door for $15. Details:  www.burnsnighteugene.com . 

 

February 2015

Sun. Feb. 1, 2015, 12:30-1:30pm.  (With Cascade Harp Ensemble).  Pre-show brunch music for “9 to 5” matinee at Actors Cabaret, Eugene, OR.  996 Willamette St., Eugene, OR.  Tickets: (541) 683-4368.  For tickets, it is best to call them. 
Main website: http://www.actorscabaret.org  .   
Show “9 to 5”: http://www.actorscabaret.org/content/ace-goes-wild-2015  .   

Saturday Feb. 14, 2015, 2:00pm. – Celtic and Americana, with Linda Danielson and guest musician Chico Schwall:  Atrium Music series, at The Atrium, 99 W. 10th Avenue, Eugene, OR, on the corner of 10th Avenue & Olive Street (the same intersection as the Eugene city library and LTD bus station).  Atrium Music series website: 
http://home.comcast.net/~tpgettys/ECP_homepage.html  . 

Sun. Feb. 15, 2015, 12:45pm.  With Americanistan: middle eastern inspired dance and music.  Asian Celebration, Eugene.  At Lane County Events Center, Eugene, Oregon. 
Website: http://asiancelebration.org  . 

Sat. Feb. 21 and Sun. Feb. 22, 2015, 1pm.  Shelton-McMurphey-Johnson House, Eugene.  (Solo).  Shelton-McMurphey-Johnson House Sweetheart Tea fund-raiser, Eugene, OR.
(Call them ahead of time during open hours at 541-484-0808 to make reservations). 
Main website: https://www.smjhouse.org. Their online store: https://www.smjhouse.org/smjstore  . 

Sat. Feb. 21, 2015, at 7:15pm. With Americanistan:  middle eastern inspired dance and music. 
CD Release Party!  To celebrate the release of their new CD, "Beautiful Nights: Trancey Strings and Droney Things." Doors open at 7:15, and no one will be seated after 7:45. Latecomers will be admitted at intermission. After the intermission - dance party with live music!
Celebration Belly Dance & Yoga Studio, 1840 Willamette St., Eugene, Oregon. 

Saturday & Sunday March 14 & 15, 2015.  Solo ambiance harp: 

 

March
Seven Feathers Casino, Canyonville, OR.  Saturday March 14: 5-9pm; Sunday March 15: 10-1. Both in K-Bar.

Friday March 20, 2015.  With Americanistan:  
Middle Eastern Dance Guild of Eugene’s MEDGE show.  At Cozmic, 199 W 8th Ave, Eugene, OR. 
http://medge.org/events   

 

April
Saturday April 11, 2015:  Singing in Scots Gaelic with Kitchen Ceilidh: 
Oregon Scottish Heritage Festival (24th Annual).  At Linn County Fairgrounds & Expo Center, Albany, OR. 
Two websites:  http://www.oregonscottishsociety.com/    and
http://oregonscottishsociety.com/Oregon Scottish Festival.htm 

 

May

Saturday & Sunday May 2 & 3, 2015.  – Medieval, solo: 

Camlann Medieval Village:  Festival for May, at 10320  Kelly Road NE, Carnation, WA.  Noon to 5 pm.  Two  websites: http://www.camlann.org/summer_festivals.htm 
http://www.camlann.org 

Sunday May 10, 2015. With Cascade Harp Ensemble (this is still tentative): 
Tentatively, we are doing pre-show brunch music for “Alice in Wonderland” matinee at Actors Cabaret, Eugene OR.  Details at: http://www.actorscabaret.org/  . 
996 Willamette St., Eugene, OR.  Tickets: (541) 683-4368. 

Saturday - Sunday May 16 & 17, 2015. – Renaissance, solo: 
Ye Merrie Greenwood at Glastonbury Renaissance Faire, Toledo, OR. 
Website: http://www.yemerriegreenwoodfaire.org/toledofaire_glastonbury.htm 

Saturday May 23, 2015. Eugene Scottish Festival.  With The Celtic Tradion; also solo Scottish harp; also singing in Scots Gaelic with Kitchen Ceilidh. NEW LOCATION: Irving Grange at 1011 Irvington Drive, Eugene, OR.  One week later than earlier years.
-Celtic Tradition performances 10:20am and 3:00 pm, plus a workshop at 1:15pm;
-Janet Naylor harp solo at 11:10am.:
-Kitchen Ceilidh at 12:45pm.
 More entertainment on the website:  http://eugenescottishfestival.com   

June 2015:  

Friday, June 5 at 6 pm. (With musician Wayne Gilbertson).  Shakespeare Showcase, Eugene, OR:  Downtown Eugene Public Library, 100 W. 10th Ave., Eugene, OR. 
FREE.  “Fools Haven delights with The Bard’s scenes and monologues.”

Sunday, June 7th at 2 pm. (With musician Wayne Gilbertson).  "Shakespeare Showcase", in Florence, OR:  Florence Playhouse, 208 Laurel St., Florence, OR 97439.   Starring Judith Sparky Roberts (and many more) . For tickets and information, call: (541) 997-1675
Url: http://www.florenceplayhouse.com   
Or:  Url: http://www.florenceplayhouse.com/Season.html  

Sunday June 7, 2015:  While Janet is in Florence, Tina Wells and Elizabeth Willis from Cascade Harp Ensemble are performing at the Eugene Symphony Guild Music in the Garden, a self-guided garden tour that is a fundraiser for the Eugene Symphony. 
Call 541-228-1805 or visit eugenesymphony.org for more information, including ticket price.  Tickets $15 in advance, $18 day of event at any of the gardens listed in the Eugene Symphony website. 

Saturday-Sunday June 27-28, 2015 – Renaissance, solo: Ye Merrie Greenwood Renaissance Faire, at Howard Amon Park, Richland, Washington. 
Url:  http://www.yemerriegreenwoodfaire.org 
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Ye-Merrie-Greenwood-Renaissance-Faire/288486720923  

July 2015

July 11-12, 2015. Scottish, solo PLUS duo with Joe Ross (part of The Celtic Tradition): Athena Caledonian Games, at City Park, Athena, Oregon. Website:http://www.athenacaledoniangames.org.

July 18-19, 2015. Renaissance, solo: Canterbury Renaissance Faire, 6118 Mount Angel Highway, Silverton Oregon 97381.First weekend.  Website: http://www.canterburyfaire.com.

July 25-26, 2015. Renaissance, solo:Canterbury Renaissance Faire, 6118 Mount Angel Highway, Silverton Oregon 97381.Second weekend.  Website: http://www.canterburyfaire.com.  

August 2015:

Saturday August 8, 2015, 10am.  (Solo)
Saturday Market, 8th and Oak Sts., Eugene, OR.

Wed. August 12, 2015, 6:30-8:30pm.  The Celtic Tradition (Linda Danielson, Janet Naylor, Joe Ross).   Cottage Grove summer Wednesday Concerts in the Park series.  In Bohemia Park, Cottage Grove.

Aug. 14, 15, 16, 2015.  Solo, plus with The Celtic Tradition (Linda Danielson, Janet Naylor, Joe Ross). Highland and Celtic Games, at Riverbend Park, Winston, Oregon. 
Website: http://www.dcscots.org/Celtic_Highland_Games.php. 

September 2015:

Sat. Sept. 5, 2015, noon.  The Celtic Tradition (Linda Danielson, Janet Naylor, Joe Ross) at noon, following Joe Ross children’s hour at 11am. 
Saturday Market, 8th and Oak Sts., Eugene, OR.

Sept. 12-13, 2015.  Renaissance, solo. 
Shrewsbury Renaissance Faire, Kings Valley, OR.  Location: Kings Valley, Oregon, a number of miles northwest of Corvallis. Please check the faire’s website for directions. 
Shrewsbury Faire’s website:  www.shrewfaire.com. 

Sun. Sept. 20, 2015, 11am.-1pm.  Winston-Dillard Melon Festival. The Celtic Tradition (Linda Danielson, Janet Naylor, Joe Ross).  At Riverbend Park, 243 SE Thompson Ave., Winston, Oregon.  Their Facebook page: 
Url: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Winston-Dillard-Melon-Festival/197052986

October 2015

Fri. and Sat. Oct. 2 and 3, 2015.  Solo.  The First Annual McKenzie Highland Games & Celtic Gathering.  Northwest Youth Corps, 2621 Augusta St., Eugene, Oregon. 
Fri. night:  Solo harp, 6:30-7pm, before:  Candlelight Bagpipe Recital October 2nd at 7pm featuring Piobaireachd, 'Classical music of the pipes', also a whiskey tasting. 
Sat.:  Highland Games October 3rd 10am-6pm, Ceilidh October 3rd 6-9pm.  Janet:  Solo at gate 9:30-10am. plus main stage 11:30-11:55am.  For more info.:  see their website. 
Website:  www.mckenziehighlandgames.com  . 

Sat. Oct. 17, 2015, 1pm. Shelton McMurphey Johnson House.
Shelton-McMurphey-Johnson House Sweetheart Tea fund-raiser, Eugene, OR.
(Call them ahead of time during open hours at 541-484-0808 to make reservations). 
Main website: https://www.smjhouse.org  .  

Sat. Oct. 17, 2015, 6:30-8pm.  With Americanistan: Festival Dancing with Live Music by Americanistan.  At MEDGE fall festival, Eugene.  Location:  At Cozmic Pizza, 199 W 8th Ave, Eugene, OR 97401.  The festival runs all day.  MEDGE is the Middle Eastern Dance Guild, Eugene.  More info. at their website.  Website: http://medge.org/  .  

Saturday October 24, 2015, 10am.  (Solo)
Saturday Market, 8th and Oak Sts., Eugene, OR.

November 2015

Sat. Nov. 7, 2015, 2-3pm.  With Americanistan: 
Americanistan & Friends in Concert at the Atrium. Live acoustic music and dance performances in an intimate setting. This concert will feature original music as well as some traditional pieces. Dancers are Mezdulene Bliss, Gwyn Johnsen, Amani and Meridian, and Dunyah. Free concert series sponsored by the Atrium Music Series. 
Atrium Music series, at The Atrium, 99 W. 10th Avenue, Eugene, OR, on the corner of 10th Avenue & Olive Street (the same intersection as the Eugene city library and LTD bus station).  Atrium Music series NEW WEBSITE:  http://ecplayers.weebly.com  . 

Sat. Nov. 14, 7-10pm.  With Americanistan: 
Global Hafla for Humanity Benefit for Syrian Refugees.
Local Bellydancers Raising Money For Syrian Refugees! Performances by Tribalation, Azhaar, Mezdulene, Ramziyah, Zahia Izzah, Gwyn, Amani, Meridian, Regina Anne, Ruby McConnell and Lindsey. Plus two bands, Americanistan and Black Magdalene and open dance time for dance jams. The event is part of a global initiative called “Global Hafla for Humanity.” Hafla means “party,” but the international bellydance community has used the word for decades to refer to informal performance events and student recitals. Bellydancers in more than 25 cities around the world will be holding events to raise money for the International Rescue Committee to benefit Syrian refugees. Celebration Studio, 1840 Willamette St., Suggested donation $10. See https://www.facebook.com/events/516715851820760/  for more details.

Sun. Nov. 15, 2015, 2pm. matinee  (With musician Wayne Gilbertson). 
Shakespeare Showcase at Wildish Theater, Springfield, OR. 
Details at:  www.wildishtheater.com/  , also at:  www.wildishtheater.com/calendar.html  .
630 Main St, Springfield, OR 97477.  (541) 868-0689. 
Description: A cavalcade of scenes and monologues from Shakespeare's plays, featuring 20 experienced actors and guest artists. Full of passions and hilarity. The program is designed to appeal to everyone. 
(Note:  musicians Barrett Codiack and Constance Newman are playing for the Sat. Nov. 14 evening show, 7pm.) 

Late November 2015

Saturday Nov. 21, 2015, noon-1pm. (With Linda Danielson). 
Holiday Market in Holiday Hall (ambiance), Lane County Fairgounds, Eugene, OR.

Friday Nov. 27, 2015, 6-7pm.  (With Cascade Harp Ensemble).
Festival of Trees fund-raiser, Valley River Center, Eugene, OR.  In the Dickens Village room.

Saturday Nov. 28, 2-3pm. – Celtic music with Linda Danielson.   
Atrium Music series, at The Atrium, 99 W. 10th Avenue, Eugene, OR, on the corner of 10th Avenue & Olive Street (the same intersection as the Eugene city library and LTD bus station).  Atrium Music series NEW WEBSITE:  http://ecplayers.weebly.com.

December

Sun. Dec. 6, 2015, 12:30-1:30pm.  (With Cascade Harp Ensemble).  Pre-show brunch music for “A Christmas Carol” matinee at Actors Cabaret, Eugene, OR. 
Details at: http://www.actorscabaret.org.  996 Willamette St., Eugene, OR.  Tickets: (541) 683-4368. 

Fri. Dec. 11, 2015, 6-7:30pm.  (With Cascade Harp Ensemble).  Second Friday Art Walk, along downtown Main St., Springfield, OR (5-8pm).  We are at Blue Buffalo Merchantile, 331 Main St., Springfield, 6-7pm. 

Sat. Dec. 12, 2015, 2pm.  (With Cascade Harp Ensemble). Holiday Market in Holiday Hall (ambiance), Lane County Fairgounds, Eugene, OR.

Sun. Dec. 13, 2015, 1pm.  Shelton-McMurphey-Johnson House.  (Solo). 
Shelton-McMurphey-Johnson House Holiday Tea fund-raiser, Eugene, OR.
(Call them ahead of time at 541-484-0808 to make reservations). 

Sat. Dec. 19, 2015, 1pm.  Shelton-McMurphey-Johnson House.  (Solo). 
Shelton-McMurphey-Johnson House Holiday Tea fund-raiser, Eugene, OR. 
(Call them ahead of time at 541-484-0808 to make reservations). 

Sun. Dec. 20, 2015, 2:45-3:45pm.  (With Cascade Harp Ensemble). 
Farmers Market, Lane County Fairgrounds, Eugene, OR. 

Wed. Dec. 23, 2015, 10:30am. plus 11:30am. 10:30am:  Joe Ross children’s hour solo.  11:30am:  The Celtic Tradition (Linda Danielson, Janet Naylor and Joe Ross). 
Holiday Market main stage, Lane County Fairgrounds, Eugene, OR. 

Wed. Dec. 23, 2015, 2pm. The Celtic Tradition (Linda Danielson, Janet Naylor and Joe Ross). Holiday Market in Holiday Hall, Lane County Fairgounds, Eugene, OR. 

Thurs. Dec. 24, 2015, 3pm.  (With Americanistan). 
Holiday Market main stage, Lane County Fairgrounds, Eugene, OR. 

Sat. 01-23-16, 5pm.-9pm. Burns Night, Eugene.  Solo harp. 3rd annual Burns Night Supper & Ceiligh Fundraiser.  At Sprout bldg., Spfd.  PLUS:  After 9pm., after-event in The Abbey, same bldg. as Sprout.

Sat. Feb. 6, 2016, 3pm.  Naked Shakespeare.  Renaissance music with Wayne Gilbertson, for a presentation by Judith “Sparky” Roberts and actors, about the art of artifice in Shakespeare’s plays.  Location: Downtown Eugene Public Library, 10th & Olive.  Free. Information: 541-682-5450 or www.eugene-or.gov/library. - See more at: http://jsma.uoregon.edu/ShakespeareEvents#sthash.069Kj7ek.dpuf.

Sat. Feb. 20, 2016, 1pm.  Sweethearts Tea, Shelton McMurphey Johnson House, Eugene.  (Solo).    Shelton-McMurphey-Johnson House Sweetheart Tea fund-raiser, Eugene, OR. (Call them ahead of time during open hours at 541-484-0808 to make reservations).  Main website: https://www.smjhouse.org.  
Their online store: https://www.smjhouse.org/smjstore. 

 

Sun. Feb. 21, 2016, 1:10pm.  With Americanistan: middle eastern inspired dance and music. Asian Celebration, Eugene.  At Lane County Events Center, Eugene, Oregon. 
Website: http://asiancelebration.org  .

 

March 2016:  (In chronological order): 

Sat. March 12, 2016, 8pm.  With Americanistan, at MEDGE (Middle Eastern Dance Guild, Eugene) 25th Anniversary Gala Show, at Wildish Theater, 630 Main St., Springfield, OR.  Doors open at 7pm., show starts at 8pm.  More than 35 performers.  Many styles of middle eastern dance:  folkloric, fusion, and traditional.  Tickets $15, available at www.wildishtheater.com.  More info. at www.medge.org. 
PLUS:  We got written up! 
The Register Guard, Eugene, did a huge, lovely writeup up about the show and about MEDGE, with photos, in their Sunday March 6, 2016 newspaper,  pages E1 and E2 in their Lifestyle section.  To find it online: 
The title is:    “Sacred rhythm”.  The sub-title is:   “MEDGE dancers revel in the beauty of Middle Eastern culture”.
Thank you, to the Register-Guard.  Much appreciated!  ---- Janet Naylor. 

April 2016:  (In chronological order): 

Sat. April 2, 2-3pm. – Celtic music with fiddler Linda Danielson and guest James Gregg on silver flute, vocals. Atrium Music series, at The Atrium, 99 W. 10th Avenue, Eugene, OR, on the corner of 10th Avenue & Olive Street (the same intersection as the Eugene city library and LTD bus station).  Atrium Music series NEW WEBSITE:  http://ecplayers.weebly.com   

Sun. April 3, 2016, 12:30-1:30pm.  (With Cascade Harp Ensemble).  Pre-show brunch music for “Falling for Eve” matinee at Actors Cabaret, Eugene, OR.   996 Willamette St., Eugene, OR.  Tickets: (541) 683-4368. Details at: http://www.actorscabaret.org/. 

Thurs. April 21, 12noon.  The Bard’s Birthday Lunch:  “A Shakespeare Sampler”, at The Book Nest, Springfield.  Fools Haven performers, with music by Janet Naylor and Wayne Gilbertson.  Please RSVP and come early.  Ph. 541-357-6862. 
At:  The Book Nest, inside Indulge! Antiques, 1461 Mohawk Blvd. (around back), Springfield, Oregon. 
Directions to Indulge! Antiques: From 105, take the Mohawk exit. Pass Bi-mart and Dutch Bros. and turn left at the next light. In the parking lot, take a jog to the left, then go straight back (away from Mohawk), between the two large buildings.  Indulge is on the back side of the building on the left, with the entrance facing 18th St.  The Book Nest is inside Indulge, at the back right. 

May 2016:  (In chronological order): 

Sat. May 7, 2016, 1pm. Shelton-McMurphey-Johnson House.  (Solo ambiance harp) 
Shelton-McMurphey-Johnson House Spring Tea fund-raiser, Eugene, OR.
(Call them ahead of time during open hours at 541-484-0808 to make reservations). 
Main website: https://www.smjhouse.org  .  

Sun. May 8, 2016, 1pm. Shelton-McMurphey-Johnson House.  (Solo ambiance harp) 
Shelton-McMurphey-Johnson House Spring Tea fund-raiser, Eugene, OR.
(Call them ahead of time during open hours at 541-484-0808 to make reservations). 
Main website: https://www.smjhouse.org  .  

Saturday May 14, 2016, 10am.  (Solo)
Saturday Market, 8th and Oak Sts., Eugene, OR.

Saturday May 28, 2016, 11:30am-noon.  Eugene Scottish Festival, solo Scottish harp. 
Also singing in Scots Gaelic with Kitchen Ceilidh, 2pm.-2:30pm. on stage. 
Also: with Kitchen Ceilidh Waulking Wool demonstrations in the Tea Room at 3pm. and 4pm. 
Event schedule: 10am. – 5pm.  LOCATION: Irving Grange at 1011 Irvington Drive, Eugene, OR. More entertainment on their website:  http://eugenescottishfestival.com   

 

    June 2016:  (In chronological order): 

Sat. June 11, 2016, 8pm.  Mid-eastern music, with Americanistan.  Belly Dancer USA Competition & Middle Eastern Bazaar, which runs June 11 and 12 at Seven Feathers Casino and Hotel Resort, Canyonville, Oregon Exit 99 on I-5.  Admission $10.  Americanistan is playing Sat. 11, 8pm, for the Professional Live Music competition category. Website: http://www.bellydancerusa.com/

Here is what Belly Dancer USA’s site has to say about Americanistan: 
“Americanistan! The fabulous Americanistan is our band for the professional live music improvisation category.” 

Sun. June 12, 2016, 10-11am.  Harp group:  Cascade Harp Ensemble is playing, without Janet this time, at the Waples garden, 307 Palomino, Eugene.  Tickets:  $15 in advance, $18 day of event.  Tour includes 6 gardens.  Details are in the website pages. 
Website pages: http://www.eugenesymphonyguild.org/ or
http://www.eugenesymphonyguild.org/events. 

Sun. June 12, 2016, 1pm. Shelton-McMurphey-Johnson House.  (Solo ambiance harp) 
Shelton-McMurphey-Johnson House Father Daughter Tea fund-raiser, Eugene, OR. (Call them ahead of time during open hours at 541-484-0808 to make reservations). 
Main website: https://www.smjhouse.org.

Sat. June 25, 2016.  Medieval, solo: 
Camlann Medieval Village:  Midsomer Festival, at 10320  Kelly Road NE, Carnation, WA.  Noon to 5 pm.  Midsomer Festival is Sat.-Sun. June 25, 26.  Janet is playing just on Sat. June 25.  Two  websites: http://www.camlann.org/festivals.htm or
http://www.camlann.org  . 

July 2016:  (In chronological order): 

Saturday July 2, 2016, 10am.  (Celtic music duo with fiddler Linda Danielson)
Saturday Market, 8th and Oak Sts., Eugene, OR.

July 8-10, 2016.  Scottish, solo:  Athena Caledonian Games, at City Park, Athena, Oregon. 
Website: http://www.athenacaledoniangames.org.

July 23-24, 2016.  Renaissance, solo:  Canterbury Renaissance Faire. 
NEW LOCATION:   Canterbury Renaissance Faire has moved to a bigger location:  6569 Valley View Rd, Silverton 97381. 
Website: http://www.canterburyfaire.com. 

July 30-31, 2016.  Renaissance, solo:  Canterbury Renaissance Faire. 
NEW LOCATION:  Canterbury Renaissance Faire has moved to a bigger location:  6569 Valley View Rd, Silverton 97381. 
Website: http://www.canterburyfaire.com. 

Thurs. 07-28-16, 6:30-7:20pm.  Middle-eastern music with Americanistan:  Amazon Community Center, 2700 Hilyard St., Eugene, OR. 

This is part of the event:  South Side Rec & Rhythm Fest: Rhythm Fest.
July 28, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Amazon Community Center.
Performances by West African Cultural Center and Americanistan.
Website: Url:  https  ://www  .eugene  -or.gov/calendar.aspx?CID=14,  . 
Type the month and date in the calendar. 

August 2016:  (In chronological order): 

Sat. Aug. 6, 2016, noon.  The Celtic Tradition (Linda Danielson, Janet Naylor, Joe Ross) at noon, following  Joe Ross children’s hour at 11am. 
Saturday Market, 8th and Oak Sts., Eugene, OR.

Aug. 19, 20, 21, 2016.  Scottish, solo:  
Highland Celtic Games, at Riverbend Park, Winston, Oregon.  Fri. evening, Sat., Sun.  Put on by the Douglas County Scottish Society.  Website: http://www.dcscots.org.  Website: http://www.dcscots.org/Home_Page.php.

September 2016:  (In chronological order): 

Sat.-Sun. Sept. 10-11, 2016.  Renaissance, solo.
Shrewsbury Renaissance Faire, Kings Valley, OR.  Location: Kings Valley, Oregon, a number of miles northwest of Corvallis. Please check the faire’s website for directions and information. Shrewsbury Faire’s website:  www.shrewfaire.com. 

Friday Sept. 16, 2016, 8:30pm.  With Eugene Hafla Players:  
Middle Eastern Dance Guild of Eugene’s MEDGE show.  At Whirled Pies Downtown (formerly Cozmic), 199 W 8th Ave, Eugene, OR. 
Eugene Hafla is a an informal collective of musicians and dancers who enjoy Middle Eastern music and dance. They will perform in the first half of the show, with performances by  dancers Candice, Jeannie, Amani & Meridian, Charlotte, Dunyah (and more tba), accompanied by live music.  Several MEDGE performers will appear in the second half show.  All ages, $5. Website:  MEDGE Website:  http://medge.org/events. 

Sat.-Sun. September 24-25, 2016.   Renaissance, solo:
Ye Merrie Greenwood Renaissance Faire, at Columbia Park in Kennewick, Washington.
NOTE DATE AND LOCATION CHANGE from previous years. Website:  http://www.yemerriegreenwoodfaire.org. Their Maps & Hotels link has directions. 
Facebook:  https  ://www  .facebook  .com/Greenwoodrenfaire.

October 2016:  (In chronological order): 

Fri.-Sat-Sun. Sept. 30, Oct. 1 & 2, 2016.  Scottish, solo. See schedule in link below.
McKenzie Highland Games & Celtic Gathering 2016.  Piobaireachd Friday September 30, 2016. Highland Games Saturday & Sunday October 1 & 2, 2016.
Willamalane Sports Complex, 250 S 32nd St., Springfield, OR 97478. Corner of Main street and 32nd St. on Main St.  NOTE LOCATION CHANGE from previous year. Website:  www.mckenziehighlandgames.com.  The Main Schedule is in the Attractions link. 

Sat. Oct. 8, 2016, 7pm. (With musician Wayne Gilbertson).  PLUS: 
Sun. Oct. 9, 2016, 2pm. matinee  (With musician Wayne Gilbertson). 
Shakespeare Showcase at Wildish Theater, Springfield, OR. 
Details at:  www.wildishtheater.com/wptest.  (New website address.)  
630 Main St, Springfield, OR 97477.  (541) 868-0689. 

Description:  Shakespeare Showcase, a Feast o' the Bard
Love, vengeance, jealousy, power - indulge! "Shakespeare Showcase, a Feast o' the Bard", to satisfy every palate. Cooked up by Fools Haven acting company with director Sparky J. Roberts.
Vignettes from As You Like It, Much Ado About Nothing, Merchant of Venice, Hamlet, Winter's Tale, Midsummer Night's Dream, Richard III, Henry IV, Macbeth, and more!
For all ages over 10.

Sat. Oct. 15, 2016, 6-8pm.  With Americanistan: Festival Dancing with Live Music by Americanistan.  At MEDGE fall festival, Eugene.  Location:  At Whirled Pies@Cozmic, 199 W 8th Ave, Eugene, OR 97401.  The festival runs all day.  MEDGE is the Middle Eastern Dance Guild, Eugene.  More info. at their website. 
Website: http://medge.org/  , also:  http://medge.org/events/.  

Sat. Oct. 29, 2016, 1pm. Shelton McMurphey Johnson House.
Shelton-McMurphey-Johnson House Halloween Tea fund-raiser, Eugene, OR.  (Call them ahead of time during open hours at 541-484-0808 to make reservations). 
Main website: https://www.smjhouse.org.  

November 2016:  (In chronological order): 

Saturday November 5, 2016, 10am.  (Solo)
Saturday Market, 8th and Oak Sts., Eugene, OR.

Saturday Nov. 5, 2016, 2-3pm. – Celtic music with Linda Danielson.   
Atrium Music series, at The Atrium, 99 W. 10th Avenue, Eugene, OR, on the corner of 10th Avenue & Olive Street (the same intersection as the Eugene city library and LTD bus station).  Atrium Music series NEW WEBSITE:  http://ecplayers.weebly.com  . 

Sat. Nov. 19, 2016, 7pm.  Corvallis (Mid-east music for dancers, with Americanistan).   
Corvallis Belly Dance Performance Guild show, Old World Deli, 341 SW 2nd St, Corvallis.
Website:  www.corvallisbellydance.org 

Sun. Nov. 20, 2016, 10:30am. plus 11:30am.
10:30am:  Joe Ross children’s hour solo. 
11:30am:  The Celtic Tradition (Linda Danielson, Janet Naylor and Joe Ross). 
Both at Holiday Market main stage, Lane County Fairgrounds, Eugene, OR. 

Sun. Nov. 20, 2016, 2pm. The Celtic Tradition (Linda Danielson, Janet Naylor and Joe Ross).
Holiday Market in Holiday Hall, Lane County Fairgounds, Eugene, OR. 

December, 2016:  (In chronological order): 

Thurs. Dec. 1, 2016, 7pm.  (Mid-east music for dancers, with Americanistan). 
Salem Community Belly Dance show.  Shotski's Woodfired Pizza, 1230 State St., Salem, OR 97301.  

Sun. Dec. 4, 2016, 12:30-1:30pm.  (With Cascade Harp Ensemble). 
Pre-show brunch music for “Willy Wonka” matinee at Actors Cabaret, Eugene, OR.  Details at: http://www.actorscabaret.org.  996 Willamette St., Eugene, OR.  Tickets: (541) 683-4368. 

Fri. Dec. 9, 2016, 1pm.  Shelton-McMurphey-Johnson House.  (Solo). 
Shelton-McMurphey-Johnson House Holiday Tea fund-raiser, Eugene, OR. 
Main website: https://www.smjhouse.org. (Call them ahead of time at 541-484-0808 to make reservations). 

Sat. Dec. 10, 2016, 1pm.  Shelton-McMurphey-Johnson House.  (Solo). 
Shelton-McMurphey-Johnson House Holiday Tea fund-raiser, Eugene, OR. 
Main website: https://www.smjhouse.org. (Call them ahead of time at 541-484-0808 to make reservations). 

Sun. Dec. 11, 2016, 12noon - 1pm.  (With Cascade Harp Ensemble). 
Lane County Farmers Market, Lane County Fairgrounds, Eugene, OR. 

Fri. Dec. 16, 2016, 1pm.  Shelton-McMurphey-Johnson House.  (Solo). 
Shelton-McMurphey-Johnson House Holiday Tea fund-raiser, Eugene, OR. 
Main website: https://www.smjhouse.org. (Call them ahead of time at 541-484-0808 to make reservations). 

Sat. Dec. 17, 2016, 10:30-11:30am.  (With musicians from Cascade Harp Ensemble).
Lane County Farmers Market, Lane County Fairgrounds, Eugene, OR. 

Sat. Dec. 17, 2016, 1pm.  Shelton-McMurphey-Johnson House.  (Solo). 
Shelton-McMurphey-Johnson House Holiday Tea fund-raiser, Eugene, OR. 
Main website: https://www.smjhouse.org. (Call them ahead of time at 541-484-0808 to make reservations). 

Sun. Dec. 18, 2016, 12noon.  (With Cascade Harp Ensemble).
Holiday Market in Holiday Hall, Lane County Fairgounds, Eugene, OR. 
(Holiday Hall is the small room along the south side of Holiday Market.) 

Thurs. Dec. 22, 2016, 11:30am.  (Duo, with Linda Danielson). 
Holiday Market main stage, Lane County Fairgrounds, Eugene, OR. 

Thurs. Dec. 22, 2016, 2pm.  (Duo, with Linda Danielson). 
Holiday Market in Holiday Hall, Lane County Fairgounds, Eugene, OR. 
(Holiday Hall is the small room along the south side of Holiday Market.) 

Sat. Dec. 24, 2016, 3pm.  (With Americanistan). 
Holiday Market main stage, Lane County Fairgrounds, Eugene, OR. 

January 2017:  (In chronological order): 

Friday January 20, 2017, 6pm to 8pm.  Middle-eastern-inspired music with Wayne Gilbertson at the public opening reception, for:
Exhibit:  Sandow Birk: American Qur’an.  Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art, University of Oregon.  Street Address: 1430 Johnson Lane, Eugene, on the University of Oregon Campus.The exhibit runs from January 21, 2017 to March 19, 2017. 
From the museum’s website: 
“Taking over a decade to complete (in summer 2014), American Qur’an is Birk’s most ambitious project to date. Every verse of the holy book of Islam is hard-transcribed and illustrated, using the calligraphy of the individual verses to frame scenes of contemporary American life.”
Website:  http://jsma.uoregon.edu/.   Also:  http://jsma.uoregon.edu/exhibitions/future  . 

Saturday January 28, 2017.  5pm to 9pm.  Scottish music. 
BURNS NIGHT DINNER & CEILIGH DANCE, Eugene Unitarian Church, 685 W 13th Ave, Eugene, OR 97402.  Advanced ticket purchase requested. 
Website:  http://www.burnsnighteugene.com/  .  Tickets:  http://www.burnsnighteugene.com/tickets.  Email address:  burnsnighteugene@gmail.com.  Tel: (541) 337-3590. 
(Please do NOT call the church for event details.) 

Janet will be playing from 5pm. till 5:30pm, during the first part of the cocktail hour.  (Cocktail hour 5pm, dinner 6pm, followed by after-dinner dancing.)   

February 2017:  (In chronological order): 

Sat. Feb. 11, 2017, 1pm.  Sweethearts Tea, Shelton McMurphey Johnson House, Eugene.  (Solo).  Shelton-McMurphey-Johnson House Sweetheart Tea fund-raiser, Eugene, OR. (Call them ahead of time during open hours at 541-484-0808 to make reservations). 
Main website: https://www.smjhouse.org  .  
Their online store: https://www.smjhouse.org/smjstore  . 

Sun. Feb. 12, 2017, 1pm.  Sweethearts Tea, Shelton McMurphey Johnson House, Eugene.  (Solo). Shelton-McMurphey-Johnson House Sweetheart Tea fund-raiser, Eugene, OR. (Call them ahead of time during open hours at 541-484-0808 to make reservations). 
Main website: https://www.smjhouse.org  .  
Their online store: https://www.smjhouse.org/smjstore  . 

Sun. Feb. 19, 2017, 10:45am.  With Americanistan: middle eastern inspired dance and music. Asian Celebration, Eugene.  At Lane County Events Center, Eugene, Oregon. 
Website: http://asiancelebration.org  . 

March 2017

Sat. March 25, 2017, 10am.  With The Celtic Tradition (Linda Danielson and Joe Ross) at Spring Fair.
Douglas County Fairgrounds, 2110 Frear St., Roseburg.  From I-5 going south, take Exit 123 (Heritage Way/SW Portland Ave.) Go west a block or 2 or 3 (are on SW Portland Ave.), R onto Frear St.  A block or so and the fairgrounds are on the left.  In the large green building. 

April 2017:  (In chronological order): 

Sat. April 15, 2017, 12noon.  Trio:  Celtic music with Linda Danielson and Sharon Rogers.  Follows children’s hour 11am. by Sharon.  Saturday Market, 8th and Oak Sts., Eugene, OR. 

Sat. April 15, 2017, 7pm.  Mid-east-inspired music with Americanistan for dancers.  Corvallis Belly Dance Performance Guild’s Third Saturday Monthly Showcase.  At Old World Deli, 341 SW 2nd St.,  Corvallis. 

Sun. April 23, 2017, 6pm.  Renaissance harp music with Cascade Harp Ensemble, for Free Shakespeare in the Park’s fundraiser.  At Sam Bond’s Brewing Co., 540 E. 8th St., Eugene.  (Not Sam Bond’s Garage on Blair Ave.) 

May 2017:  (In chronological order):

Sun. May 14, 2017, 1:30pm. and 4:30pm. Renaissance music with musician Wayne Gilbertson). Shakespeare Showcase at Wildish Theater, Springfield, OR.
SHAKESPEARE’S MUMS BLOOM ON MOTHER’S DAY
Mothers Day, Sunday May 14th 1:30 & 4:30pm
Fools Haven, Wildish Theater’s resident Shakespearean acting company, stages a showcase of 14 scenes highlighting mothers - good, bad, and other-worldly. It’s a  ‘Best of Shakespeare’ with familiar pieces as well as some surprises. The cast of 20 experienced local performers bring Shakespeare’s language to life with clarity and excitement.
A narrator establishes the context of the scenes and live musicians create the moods. Matinee performances have been scheduled to accommodate holiday mealtimes. (Appropriate for age 10 and older).  Buy tickets online or call the theater.
Details at: www.wildishtheater.com/wptest  (New website address.) 
630 Main St, Springfield, OR 97477  (541) 868-0689.

Sat. May 20, 2017, 1pm. Shelton-McMurphey-Johnson House.  (Solo ambiance harp)
Shelton-McMurphey-Johnson House Spring Tea fund-raiser, Eugene, OR.
(Call them ahead of time during open hours at 541-484-0808 to make reservations).
Main website: https://www.smjhouse.org

Sat. May 20, 2017, sometime between 5pm & 7pm. Short spot on 91.9 FM KRVM radio’s Acoustic Junction.  With Linda Danielson; a bit of music plus talk about the upcoming Eugene Scottish Festival. Turn on your radios.

Sun. May 21, 2017, 1pm. Shelton-McMurphey-Johnson House. (Solo ambiance harp)
Shelton-McMurphey-Johnson House Spring Tea fund-raiser, Eugene, OR. (Call them ahead of time during open hours at 541-484-0808 to make reservations).
Main website: https://www.smjhouse.org

Saturday May 27, 2017, at Eugene Scottish Festival:
11:30am-noon. Scottish music with Linda Danielson. Plus: 2pm-2:30pm. Scots Gaelic singing with Kitchen Ceilidh. Also with Kitchen Ceilidh: Waulking Wool demonstrations, at various times. Event schedule: 10am to 5pm.
LOCATION: Irving Grange at 1011 Irvington Drive, Eugene, OR.
More entertainment on their website: http://www.eugenescottishfestival.com/index.html

Fri. June 2, 2017, 5-7pm. First Friday Art Walk.  Harp solo for dance “Canvas Cubit”, part of dance show “Baroque to Modern”, in Kesey Square (Broadway/Willamette Sts., Eugene). 
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