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Joseph Barker

SAT: 6:00p
SUN: 10:00a

DESCRIPTION: Joseph Barker, Frontman of the Minneapolis Trio Hurricane Hearts, comes out on his own to give folk music a fresh face and a new sound.

BIO: Joseph Barker is a folksinger and founder of the Minneapolis band Hurricane Hearts. Trained as a classical pianist and beginning his foray into songwriting by emulating the synthetic drum and bass patterns of Nine Inch Nails, he soon found creative refuge in the simplicity of folk and blues. He has written songs for three Independent films, two theatre productions and is currently recording compositions for the new musical 'Terror Texts' which was mounted by Northwestern College in February of 2008. His band, Hurricane Hearts, has recorded one EP and is in the process of developing new material as Joseph finishes his philosophy degree at Hope College.



Peter K

SAT: 11:00a
SUN: 11:00a and 1:00p

Guitarist, Composer, Educator, Arranger, Producer, Recording Artist.

Peter K is more than just a guitarist. He is the consummate musician. In a career that expands three decades, he has proven himself in a wide range of musical styles and contexts. A native of Chicago, IL., he grew up in the perfect enviroment for a young person interested in music. At age 13, his family moved to Topeka, Kansas, and it was there that he crafted his art.

Peter started taking lessons from Garth Cookingham, a Classical guitarist, who studied under the great Sergovia of Spain. From there he attended Washburn University, to become a Music Educator. Peter studied jazz at Kansas University, under the guidance of Jim Stringer.

His performing credits include: Roy Burns, Dave Hope of Kansas-(the 70's rock band), Gregg & Matt Bissonette along with countless others. Currently Peter is working on producing his new CD "Alana", which should be out in stores in the fall of 2008.



Cory Aaland

SAT: 12 Noon and 3:00p
SUN: 12 Noon and 3:00p

DESCRIPTION: Mellow folky music. Cory plays solo, with a guitar and vocals, and can also play harmonica. He also play with a band called "The New Music Machine".

BIO: He has played at bars and coffee shops around the Twin cities for the past year, and also at venues like the Fine Line Music Cafe and The Whole at the University of Minnesota.



Carey Keavy

SAT: 10am and 1pm

BIO: Carey Keavy lives in Watertown, Minnesota and is the mother of four boys and wife to husband Jeff. She is on staff as the worship leader for her church in Watertown. Carey is a singer/songwriter whose passion is to reveal her heart through her music.




Jane Plank

SAT: 2:00p

BIO: Jane first started performing when she was 12 years old. She was one of the original Mighty Ducks. She was Tammy Duncan, the figure skater on the team. Jane was classically trained for vocals where she received a Bachelors in Communication with a minor in Music.

Jane then auditioned for Sound of America where they picked the top singer from each state to sing with an elite group that toured Europe with their All American Choir. She has sung with a nationally acclaimed vocal jazz ensemble. One of her songs "Restless" was chosen out of a 600+ international song competition to be on a CD called, "Indie Music for Life" to benefit research for cancer. She performs around town locally and has played at such venues as Healthy Life Expo, Fine Line, and 318 club just to name a few.





SATURDAY - Sep 27 SUNDAY - Sep 28
10:00 Carey Keavy 10:00 Joseph Barker
11:00 Peter K 11:00 Peter K
12:00 Cory Aaland 12:00 Cory Aaland
1:00 Carey Keavy 1:00 Peter K
2:00 Jane Plank 2:00 Pete Cappella
3:00 Cory Aaland 3:00 Cory Aaland
4:00 Pete Cappella 4:00 Pete Cappella
5:00 Pete Cappella    
6:00 Joseph Barker    



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