OM PRESENTS THE BEST LOCAL PERFORMERS & GREAT MUSICAL TALENT FROM AROUND THE NORTHWEST
FRIDAY July 21st, 7PM
ADAM RICHMOND & SIMON KAUFMAN
Residing in the entertainment capital of Los Angeles, Adam has appeared on NBC’s ‘Last Call with Carson Daly’, showcased on a recent season of ‘Last Comic Standing’ & Fox’s ‘Who wants to date a Comedian?’, can be heard regularly on XM radioband & has a new reoccurring character on Disney XD’s Tron: Uprising. He produced one of the most popular monthly shows in LA called ‘Richmond’s House Of Comedy’ at the Hollywood Improv and performs regular shows in Southern California at Camp Pendleton in San Diego for the US Marines called ‘Comedy From The Corps’.
Also a writer, an actor and a voice-over artist, Adam has appeared on Nickelodeon, Fox Sports Net, & several nationally televised
commercials. With his fun persona, Richmond has the ability to make an audience feel comfortable in his presence.
“You are very funny, man! Very funny!” – Bill Maher, Comedian/Talk-show Host
FOUR STARS (Highest Rating). “Adam Richmond is one of the most genuinely funny stand-ups I’ve seen in a long, long time. He deserves to be a major star”- Todd David Schwartz, Entertainment Critic CBS
SATURDAY July 22nd, 7PM
DMITRI MATHENY & MILO PETERSEN $10
The intimate duo of Dmitri Matheny and Milo Peterson present
and evening of jazz, blues, bossa nova and beyond!
Celebrated for his warm tone, soaring lyricism and masterful technique, American musician Dmitri Matheny has been lauded as “one of the most emotionally expressive improvisers of his generation” (International Review of Music). First introduced to jazz audiences in the 1990s as the protégé of Art Farmer, Matheny has matured into “one of the jazz world’s most talented horn players” (San Francisco Chronicle).
Milo Petersen has been called a “dynamic guitarist, melodic and bluesy” by Variety Magazine. He has appeared on The Bob Hope Show, The Eartha Kitt show, the Broadway shows Ain’t Misbehavin’, Five Guys Named Moe, Smokey Joe’s Cafe, and performed with pop vocal groups The Coasters, The Drifters and The 5th Dimension.
Join us for our fine wine, small plates and world-class jazz!
FRIDAY July 28th, 7PM
Deseo Carmin plays a sultry fusion of Latin/Flamenco/Funk music -“Spanish music with an edge”. The band has been mostly performing in the Seattle area for the past 5 for years but their music has already transcended borders as far as Latin America where they currently receive radio play at radio stations in Paraguay and Chile. Throughout the years they have performed at several well-known venues and events such as World Rhythm and Folklife Festivals.
Their music has been featured in local radio stations as well as Seattle Channel and KCTS Channel 9’s “Arts Zone”. They were selected as one of the featured performing artist in the Seattle.gov website and their music featured in “Seattle on Hold”. They are proud to have been nominated for a music award in 2011 at the New Music Seminar Artists on the Verge (AOV) project which takes place in Los Angeles, CA. “AOV” identifies the 100 artists most ready to break each year and it’s a great achievement for DESEO CARMIN to have been nominated to this exclusive list from millions of artists throughout the US.
SATURDAY July 29th, 7PM
AMIGOS NOBLES $12
This dynamic trio plays flamenco with a contemporary twist. Enjoy an evening filled with the excitement that defines flamenco by a group whose music is tightly complex and compelling. DAZZLING! Check out their music at www.amigosnobles.com
Jerry Wirkkala is a masterful guitarist who’s been fusing nuevo flamenco, blues & jazz & has been performing around the Seattle area for a number of years. Richard Ferguson has been a rock player for many years. After attending a Gipsy Kings concert Richard became inspired, purchased a classical guitar and began learning the Euro-Nuevo Flamenco style songs Jerry was playing. Angelo Ortiz is a well-known , gifted percussionist, recently named Best Instrumentalist by the Washington Blues Society in 2016. Angelo has had multiple previous nominations for best percussionist and has appeared on the cover of “Big City Rhythm and Blues Magazine, a nationally published music trade magazine.
FRIDAY August 4th, 7PM
Stuart Zobel is a guitarist, composer, and teacher whose emphasis is in Latin American music and creating music for the screen and stage. He has composed and directed music for circus, vaudeville, stage plays, and movies.He is the former leader of the Fremont Philharmonic and was the music director for the Fremont Players. During his tenure with the Fremont Philharmonic, he composed music for the Cirque de Flambe and for various British Panto shows, including Jack and the Beanstalk, Snow White and the Three Dwarfs, Puss ‘n Boots, Cinderella, and Aladdin and his Magic Lamp.In 2006, he composed and recorded an original soundtrack to Threatened, a documentary about Colombians living under death threats from militias, guerilla groups, and government officials.
SATURDAY August 5th, 7PM
SHERI ROBERTS GREIMES
A soulful singer and powerhouse vocalist, Sheri Roberts Greimes is quickly becoming a favorite in the Northwest. With a history that includes amazing musical events such as- second place in the Wrangler Country Showdown at the Grande Ole Opry, where she took home $25,000 and a Dodge Ram Van, an opening performer in Las Vegas at The Flamingo, Golden Nugget, Las Vegas World, The Aladdin and more & a chart topper in the Reverbnation charts for both local and regional artist in Blues! And just last month, Sheri was awarded “Washington Blues Society Best of the Blues 2017 Blues Female Vocalist”!
If you have not heard Sheri’s amazing skills, click here!
FRIDAY August 11th, 7PM
ASH DEVINE w/ BARBARA DUNN
Ash Devine is an Asheville NC based Songwriter, Multi-instrumentalist, Music Educator, and Theater Artist. Ash’s musical influences range from folk artists such as Joni Mitchell, Ani Difranco, and Bob Dylan, to Appalachian Traditional, Blues and local musicians whom have surrounded her lifetime. Ash Devine’s degree in Theater and her work as a humanitarian clown shows in her stage performances. Her outgoing, friendly and humorous stage presence pleases crowds with occasional audience participation, and story telling.
SATURDAY August 12th, 7PM
THE GINGER UPS $8
The new original music of long-time partners and co-songwriters Jennifer Spector & Dave Tieman draws inspiration from their favorites… 50’s jazz, 60’s cocktail culture, 70’s classic tunesmiths, 80’s pop and 90’s modern folk. They are crafting songs that are both fresh and timeless featuring David’s exceptional musicianship on guitar/bass, Jennifer’s emotive & beautifully unique vocals and their distinctive harmonies together.