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Mar14

Hobgoblin Music Loft

CANCELED-Stoney End / Hobgoblin Music, 920 Hwy 19 Blvd, Red Wing, MN

NOTE - Due to the coronavirus, this concert is canceled, and will be re-scheduled. Curtis & Loretta and everyone at Hobgoblin are fine and healthy, but we are following guidelines from the CDC to avoid public gatherings. Stay healthy and happy, everyone!!! Info: 1-877-866-3936 Admission - $15

Mar10

Black River Falls Public Library

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"When There's Good to Be Done", 222 Fillmore St, Black River Falls, WI

This "When There's Good to Be Done" concert is made up of original songs about real-life unsung heroes. We are honored to be joined by award winning author Peter Razor. Following our performance of the song Loretta wrote about him, he will speak to the audience and take questions about the love-less upbringing he endured growing up at an orphanage, and how he managed to turn his life around. Free Admission For info - 715-284-4112

The Critics Say...

"Loretta's almost operatic alto and Curtis' rich tenor form a lush, polished and varied vocal blend. The pair's instrumental interplay is equally compelling, with Loretta's harp textures dancing in and around Curtis' deft guitar and mandolin lines."                          ... Dirytyy Linen

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TOUR TO EAST COAST CANCELED 

Our tour to the East Coast has been canceled, due to the Covid-19 pandemic. We had so looked forward to returning to these wonderful venues, plus performing at new ones. We'll try to re-schedule for a later date, when the world is "back to normal." These are strange times such as we've never seen before, but we are lifted up by all the acts of kindness we see everyday, as people reach out to help others through this. Stay safe and healthy, stay home if you can, and we'll see you as soon as we can!! 

We're new artists on MnSpin! 

 

MnSpin, the online music service from Hennepin County Library has just released the 2019 collection with more than 90 additional albums by local artists, growing the platform to more than 200 albums in 18 genres.

 And we're honored to say that Curtis & Loretta's "When There's Good to Be Done" is on it !!! You can check it out here!

 

 

 

 

Video of May 4 Owatonna concert 

The final concert of our "When There's Good to Be Done" tour throughout Minnesota, funded in part by the MN State Arts Board, was at the Owatonna Arts Center, on May 4. Here's the link to the video, which was made courtesy of Limberg Productions. Click on the link, then scroll down to the Curtis & Loretta video.

http://www.owatonnalive.com/Arts-and-History.html

It was a very special afternoon, with a wonderful crowd filling the chairs. The Arts Center is located in the building that was originally the…

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April 11 Concert in St James changed to May 2 

Mother Nature has won out again! A blizzard is coming through Minnesota on Thursday, April 11, and we've had to change the date of the concert in St James to May 2. We're trusting that there won't be any more snow in May !! We're sorry for any inconvenience. The forecast sounds positively scary, even for us tough Minnesotans; up to two feet of snow in St James, and white-out driving conditions. 

Earlier, we had to re-schedule our concert in Owatonna from March 9, to May 4, also because of extreme winter…

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A Show in our Home Town! 

HERE WE ARE AT UNDERGROUND MUSIC CAFE LAST TIME, BACK IN 2017

We'll be doing a concert April 6 at Underground Music Cafe in Falcon Heights, which is right next door to St Paul, Minnesota. It's a rare concert in our hometown. OK, technically it's not our hometown, since we live in northeast Minneapolis, but you know, St Paul and Minneapolis are joined at the hip!

Come on down for an evening of poignant songs, funny songs, Curtis' crazy stories, and more! The Underground also has delicious food, including…

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Uplifting News from WTIP Radio in Grand Marais, MN 

Last October, we did a live radio show on WTIP in Grand Marais. We chatted about the music tour we were doing at Arrowhead Libraries, and we sang a song I'd written, "When There's Good to Be Done." It's a true story about Christy Harding, a young woman who donated a kidney to a little girl she'd never met before.

We got this email recently -

"Loretta, we learned recently that one of our listeners was so inspired by a story and song YOU shared on our show that he actually donated a kidney to a stranger. So…

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Owatonna Concert re-scheduled for May 4 

The extreme winter weather continues here in Minnesota! It's been one big storm after another, and here is ANOTHER! Forecasts are for  heavy snow, ice, and gusting winds this weekend. They say folks should stay home and not travel. So in the interest for everyone's safety, we're postponing our March 9 concert at the Owatonna Arts Center. It's been re-scheduled for Saturday, May 4, 2019 at 2 pm.

 

It will still be a "When There's Good to Be Done" show, and Peter Razor will be on hand to talk and answer…

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On The Road Again - Heading south! 

We're on the road! Come see us in AL, IL, IN, or WI !!
 

WE'VE HEADED SOUTH! - We headed down to Alabama, where there is no snow on the ground! It's going to be a balmy 45 degrees today, and we are in heaven to have escaped the windchill of Minnesota for a bit!! Come see us in Alabama, Illinois, Indiana, or Wisconsin! Click here for all the details!

P.S. Thank you to everyone who came out to the benefit concert at the Zephyr Theatre in Stillwater, MN! You were a wonderful audience, and you helped out the…

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Zephyr Theatre in Stillwater! 

This coming Sunday afternoon, we'll be at The Zephyr Theatre in beautiful downtown Stillwater, MN (Loretta's hometown). It will be a benefit concert to help transform the Zephyr into an exquisite performing arts center! Here's a photo from last time we played there, in October of 2017!  Come join us Sunday. You can view all the details here.

Holiday Shows!! 

We've got four holiday concerts coming up, December 2018

Dec 2 we'll be at The Landing, a "pioneer village" in Shakopee, MN. Dec 6 we're at the charming Hooper-Bowler-Hillstrom House in Belle Plaine. Dec 13 we head to "Music at the Museum" in Springfield, IL, and Dec 15 we perform at Hickory Ridge Concerts in Lewistown, IL. These are all wonderful venues.

Please join us if you're nearby!!

We'll be wearing our Victorian Christmas costumes, and doing traditional Christmas carols and songs, on Celtic harp…

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