Hello Dear Friends and Fans of Music!!
The sun is finally warming our bones here in the Northeast after a long, cold winter…so, what better time than to celebrate with soulful and healing music with good friends?! I hope you can join us at a show (June 21-25) this month, supporting local/regional songwriters (and for a good cause on 6.14.) Full details are at www.lynndeeves.com/see
My pal Jen Deraspe (of “Nurture though Nature”) embarked this Saturday and is paddling the Androscoggin River to raise awareness and funds for clean water…the end of her solo trek will be a welcoming event at the Seadog restuarant in Topsham, Me. on Thursday, 6.14. The following week, my girls Trina and Colleen will return to Maine for 4 shows (see video below for a taste of our vibe)…Bring it!!
peace and sunblock,
Hello Dear Friends and Fans of music!
I have some fun adventures I’d like to share with you…starting with my next class entitled
~”Mindfulness in Every Day Life,” and running for 6 Thursdays from 6:30-7:45pm (March 1-April 5, 2018)
Gardiner, Maine (class will be held in the GHS library)
FMI or registration: www.msad11.maineadulted.org
~then, my annual return to the cozy warmth of a house concert in the White mountains at the Highlands Inn in Bethlehem, NH on Saturday March 3, 2018 (8-9:30 pm) (free to Inn guests)
~Wednesday March 7, 2018 (7-9pm), I’m honored to be invited to join the “Songwriters-on-Stage” series, sponsored by the Maine Songwriters’ Association. I’ll perform in-the-round, along with Ronda Dale and Jeff Trippe in the theater at Frontier Café at 14 Maine Street in Brunswick, Me.
Tickets: $10 advance http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3334355
~April 15-20: I’m humbled and grateful to have the opportunity to join a small group of monastics/mindfulness practitioners on a 60 mile section on the “Path of Happiness” retreat, as they hike from Blue Cliff monastery in New York, ending with a peace walk in Washington, DC. The section I’m joining starts with a Day of Mindfulness in New York City (finally get to stay/hang with Trina Hamlin in the big city!) and ends near Allentown, PA. I’m looking forward to practicing mindfully in the wilderness and dropping my habit of trying to get “somewhere” (usually in a hurry). www.pathofhappiness.org
…as always, upcoming gig details are updated and available at www.lynndeeves.com/see
Hello Friends of Music!
I’m pumped for a fast-approaching show with old trio-mates and most excellent, Maine songwriters Anni Clark and Dan Merrill…we haven’t performed together in 10 years and are bringing it on for a requested reunion show in Brunswick on Saturday, 10.28.17. If you’re into singer-songwriters, acoustic instruments, 3 part harmonies, laughter and good vibes…we’ll be offering it up at the U.U. church for their “Concerts for a Cause.” Full details at www.lynndeeves.com/see
peace and candy corn,
Looking forward to these fun gigs with friends in this next month….
October 4-final Graze “foodie” event at Pineland Farms with Robby Coffin
October 5-November 9, 2017 (6 Thursdays, I’m teaching an adult education class in Gardiner-open to all-entitled “Mindfulness in Everyday Life”
October 28-reunion concert with “under the song tree” (with pals Anni Clark and Dan Merrill-our first show together in over 10 years!
Full details of these shows/events are at www.lynndeeves.com/see
peace and apple crisp,
It’s been a spectacular Maine summer here-backpacking, kayaking, sun, gigs, family time, tubing, even a turbo, 3 day cross country RV trip…and it only gets better from here…ICELAND! for a backpacking and tourist adventure is on the docket for 2 weeks then, I’ll be resting/rejuvenating at Blue Cliff monastery in New York ( where I am humbly being ordained into the “Order of Interbeing”). Mindfulness and meditation has become a Big part of my Path and I am so happy to live it and share it in a variety of forms-music, being one…
Robby Coffin and I will join up to close out the summer at Drummore Bay Concert Hall in Phippsburg and again for two “Graze at Pineland Farms” shows. To end October, a long-awaited reunion show with Anni Clark and Dan Merrill in “under the song tree!” All show details and the latest are available at www.lynndeeves.com/see
Hello Dear Friends and Music Fans,
Happy summer! I’m so excited to share many cool shows next month, kicking off with a return to the Village Coffeehouse with guitarist Robby Coffin….after that…the “girls” are coming to Maine!! My favorite-est soul sistah’s Trina Hamlin and Colleen Sexton return for 5 shows in 5 days…our first performances together in 5 years…high 5!! I’ve included a video link below for your enjoyment…as always all show details are available at www.lynndeeves.com/see Advance ticket purchases are recommended, as some venues have limited seating capacity. Please feel free to share these dates widely!!
Saturday, June 3 (7pm)-Village Coffeehouse in New Gloucester, Maine with Robby Coffin
Wednesday, June 7 (5:30pm) Gardiner High School adult Ed graduation with Robby Coffin
5 shows below are with Trina Hamlin and Colleen Sexton:
Thursday, June 15 (7pm)-The Gem Theater in Bethel, Maine
Friday, June 16 (7pm)-St. Lawrence Center for the Arts in Portland, Maine
Saturday, June 17 (8pm)-Frontier Café and Theater in Brunswick, Maine
Sunday, June 18 (3pm)-Lisa and Lisa’s House Concerts in Buckfield, Maine
Monday, June 19 (8:15 pm)-Slate’s restaurant in Hallowell, Maine
Greetings Friends of Music and Life!
The last remnants of snow banks are declining daily and this morning, I savored a long-overdue, favorite pastime of simply sitting on the deck in the morning. It’s always a kind of victory to make it through a Maine winter…
Lots of cool, goings-on here to let you know about…
…first, I’ve been invited to offer a 6 week class, starting on Thursday, 4.26 (6:30-7:45pm) in Topsham, Maine.
FMI/to register: www.merrymeeting.maineadulted.org
I’ll weave in music, mindfulness and humor as we explore ways to show up more fully in Life and cultivate such inner qualities as Gratitude, Loving-Kindness, Happiness and Deep Relaxation
Sunday, April 30, 2017 (10am)-I’ll be offering musical selections for a UU church service in Brunswick, Maine. Guest speaker Roger Paul.
~Further details on these and upcoming tour dates with guitarist Robby Coffin AND the long-awaited return of my soul-sistahs, Trina Hamlin and Collen Sexton in mid-June!! www.lynndeeves.com/see