Calendar — Mick’s Performances

2020

OCTOBER 3rd, Saturday, 5pm Pacific Time — Live Stream Porch Show

Spud Siegel and Mick Doherty, 5pm Pacific Time

We’ll play a live show on the Porch with neighbors and family listening live from sidewalks, yards, porches and driveways, while we go out on the web via the live stream on my YouTube channel.

January 4, Saturday, 7pm — The Portlanders play Artichoke Music.  This is our annual fundraiser for Artichoke Community Music — come support this non-profit music education and performance gem!  Tickets available on line.

January 5, Sunday, I’ll be playing hammer dulcimer with Spud Siegel (mandolin & fiddle) and Sandy Bradley (guitar) from 5 to 8pm at McMenamin’s Rock Creek Tavern as part of their “Irish Sundays” series.

January 18, Saturday, 2pm — The Oregon Shadow Theatre will perform “Jack and the Dragon” at the Stayton Public Library.  I get to play my banjo (along with dulcimer and various sound effects, and I get to sing harmony with my lovely wife Deb, who is also the puppeteer!)

January 22, Wednesday, 6:30pm — The Oregon Shadow Theatre will perform “Jack and the Dragon” at the Forest Grove Public Library.  It is always a pleasure playing for the libraries annual Be Enthusiastic About Reading “B.E.A.R. Month” family evening.

January 24, Friday, 7pm — The Oregon Shadow Theatre performs “Thumbelina” in the Great Hall of this beautiful museum and cultural center at Nordia House.                                                                                        8800 SW Oleson Road, Portland

January 25, Saturday, 5:30pm — The Oregon Shadow Theatre performs “Thumbelina“.  This performance is timed to start just after sunset, for the best viewing of the shadows in the lovely Great Hall in the Nordia House.   8800 SW Oleson Road, Portland

January 31, Friday, 3pm — I’ll play a solo show with my new and super-fun Dusty Strings D670 hammer dulcimer, at the Hoffman Center for the Arts,

594 Laneda Avenue, Manzanita, Oregon.

February 1, Saturday, 11am — The Oregon Shadow Theatre performs “Puss in Boots” at the Hoffman Center for the Arts,      594 Laneda Avenue, Manzanita, Oregon.

February 2, Sunday, I’ll be playing hammer dulcimer with Spud Siegel (mandolin & fiddle) and Sandy Bradley (guitar) from 5 to 8pm at McMenamin’s Rock Creek Tavern as part of their “Irish Sundays” series.

February 8, Saturday, 7pm — The Portlanders play Artichoke Music.  It is great fun playing with my good (and talented!) friends at this fine venue.  Tickets available here!

March 1, Sunday, I’ll be playing hammer dulcimer with Spud Siegel (mandolin & fiddle) and Sandy Bradley (guitar) from 7 to 10pm at McMenamin’s Rock Creek Tavern as part of their “Irish Sundays” series.

March 17, Tuesday, I’ll be playing hammer dulcimer with Spud Siegel (mandolin & fiddle), Sandy Bradley (guitar), and Bill Uhlig (bass) for St. Paddy’s Day at  from 7 to 10pm at McMenamin’s Olympic Club in Centralia.

POSTPONED due to coronavirus — March 28, Saturday, and March 29, Sunday, possibly until September?
Oregon Shadow Theatre performs Puss in Boots  at the
Treefort Music Fest — Kidfort! Kidfort is one of the many satellite forts staging events over the remarkable five days of Treefort in downtown Boise, Idaho!

Well, that was a long dry spell, and there will be more… Now it’s July, after several months of cancellations…  But there is a virtual show:

July 18, Saturday, 8-9pm — Spud Siegel and I will be playing and singing on the porch here at home, and folks can watch on line at the following links.  On one of these links there’s even some sort of virtual tip jar.  All new to me, this virtual gig.  I’m happy to be playing again with my pal Spud after months of solo music making!

Join Zoom Meeting – guests please keep mics muted except for clapping and commenting between songs.
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87346681479     Meeting ID: 873 4668 1479
to watch on FB – first join the group
Muddy Rudder Down Home Music Hour

2019

November 22, Friday, at 7pm & November 23, Saturday at 2:30pm    Oregon Shadow Theatre performs “Pecos Bill, A Tall Tale” at the Jarvis Conservatory in Napa, California.  This is a double bill with our friend Peter Allen of Parasol Puppets, who will play “George and the Dragon.”

December 1, Sunday, 7pm — The Portlanders play Artichoke Music.  Tickets on line.

December 8, Sunday, I’ll be playing hammer dulcimer with Spud Siegel (mandolin & fiddle) and Lauren Sheehan (guitar) from 5 to 8pm at McMenamin’s Rock Creek Tavern.