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Tribes Hill Presents at Embark Peekskill, Sunday, November 15th

Tribes Hill Presents at Embark Peekskill Sunday November 15th
November 15th, 2015
Tribes Hill Presents...Kindred Folk
925 South Street
Peekskill, NY 10566
PRICE: $10.00

On the third Sunday afternoon of each month, Tribes Hill Presents: Kindred Folk offers the best in regional music in parnership with EMBARK | Peekskill, an intimate performance space in downtown Peekskill. Tribes Hill hopes to continue to build community by sharing the music and stories of these Hudson Valley songwriters. Tribes Hill members share a common goal; for people of all races, politics, and faiths to come together to explore and celebrate the human experience through song.


Contemporary folk singer/songwriter TERRY KITCHEN's songs are portraits of ordinary people and emotions, captured with extraordinary compassion, honesty and humor. He has released ten CDs of original music since the 1990s, and his songs have won the Mid-Atlantic and USA Song Contests and been runner-up in the John Lennon Songwriting Contest. His latest CD is "The Post-American Century.""One of New England's finest songwriters" —The Boston Globe

MARA LEVINE has been called “One of the best singers of her generation” by Christine Lavin, and has been creating beautiful interpretations of fine traditional and contemporary folk songs for many years. She has an ear for both new songs and for classics that can be reshaped to sound fresh and new. Her latest CD" Jewels and Harmony" was #1 on the Folk DJ chart for January 2013, and was #3 overall for 2013. It was also named #4 Cover album of 2013 by "Cover Lay Down" Mara sings with various musicians, performs as a duo with Caroline Cutroneo, a duo with Terry Kitchen, and does co-bills with the Long Island based harmony trio Gathering Time.

The EARTHTONES are a women's acapella group singing at various venues in Westchester County and neighboring Connecticut for causes and charities that are of special importance to its members. Based out of South Salem, NY, the nine women sing 3-part harmony (Soprano1, Soprano2 and Alto) creating a beautiful sound that is suited for a wide variety of musical genres, ranging from folk to medieval madrigals. Recently, they collaborated with singer-songwriter Marc Black and sang back-up on his newest CD on the title song,“Sing for the Silenced.” The altos are Susan Bozso, Eleanor Dennis and Elizabeth Meyer-Gross, founder. First Sopranos are Mariana Canelo, Jennifer Lahey and Kathy Rothfeld. Second Sopranos are Caro Giordano,Stephanie Harding and Mary Greenblatt.

ADAM HART's love of Folk-Rock music goes all the way back to the 1960s where he was exposed to some of our greatest folk heroes. His songs evolved from that tradition of writing socio-political songs. He has played with Riverrun for 18 years. Adam also enjoys playing in other musical styles as well, including Bossa Nova, rock, and blues. Adam is also a familiar face to Jewish congregations in Westchester, where he provides progressive music for worship.

Tribes Hill Presents: Kindred Folk, is a monthly concert series featuring some of the best singer-songwriters and musicians that the Hudson Valley (and beyond) has produced, at the EMBARK | Peekskill performance space, every third Sunday afternoon. Support has been very enthusiastic, with performances by acclaimed songwriters from Tribes Hill membership and beyond. Tribes Hill Presents: Kindred Folk shows are booked through December.

“Tribes Hill couldn’t have found a better partner in EMBARK to help us fulfill our mission of nurturing and supporting Hudson Valley singer/songwriters and musicians. Our monthly Tribes Hill Presents: Kindred Folk series at EMBARK|PEEKSKILL will provide a spotlight for both our region’s finest accomplished performers as well as exciting new artists for years to come,” says George Gierer, President of Tribes Hill.

“EMBARK is thrilled to collaborate with an organization with such a great history and wonderful membership such as Tribes Hill Kindred Folk. The level of performers Tribes Hill brings monthly to Embark is exceptional and the Peekskill audiences have enjoyed this opportunity to see these fine artists and experience the welcoming, friendly Tribes Hill vibe,” says Katie Schmidt Feder, Executive Director, EMBARK|Peekskill.

Suggested donation of $10 at the door

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