Jane Voss & Hoyle Osborne
A dynamic juxtaposition of tradition and originality. An unlikely duo. Jane Voss is an earthy singer and a superb songwriter. Hoyle Osborne is a master of ragtime and early jazz piano and a distinctively original composer. Partners for more than 25 years. They’ve played most of the major folk festivals across North America and they’ve […]
The Jammin Divas are: Aoife Clancy (IRE), Nicole Zuraitis (USA), Kath Buckell (AUS), Hadar Noiberg (ISR), and Craig Akin (USA) on bass. They blend stunning renditions of traditional and contemporary original folk music and elements of improvisation from each of their cultures. Through stunning three-part harmonies bedded against the plush melodic landscape of the flute and […]
We’ve watched them grow up and take wing, native ‘Fleetians who have gained greater national attention than any band from Cape Cod in recent memory. From the stage of Nauset High School to touring with the Dropkick Murphys in such prominent venues as Bonnaroo and the 2013 World Series. Their music is both timeless and of […]
Since 1974, First Encounter has been a premiere venue on Cape Cod for the enjoyment of live acoustic music of all kinds; including blues, traditional and contemporary folk, bluegrass, gospel and more. We are a non-profit organization staffed completely by volunteers. Concerts are held twice each month throughout the year. First Encounter provides a rare opportunity to listen to a variety of fine music in a smoke and alcohol free environment. We offer home-baked treats and hot and cold beverages. Children are welcome and admitted free, so it’s a great place to go as a family.
Here at our website you can find a schedule of our upcoming concerts, information on mailings and memberships and directions so you can find us.
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