Chris Smither draws deeply from the blues, American folk music, modern poets, and philosophers. Born in Miami during World War II, he grew up in New Orleans where he first started playing music as a child. “Uncle Howard showed me that if you knew three chords, you could play a lot of the songs […]
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Advance tickets are on sale now for the limited seating at the January 25 Chris Smither concert. Send a check for $22 per ticket, made out to First Encounter Coffeehouse, together with a stamped, self-addressed stamped envelope to:
First Encounter Coffeehouse
P.O. Box 490
N. Eastham, Ma. 02651
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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