photo Joe Parker / stylist Cyndie Boehm

  :: f r i e n d s  &  f a n s ::
  smiling faces from the audience, [click]

  :: a l b u m s ::
 Nest /original folk/  ZapStar /jazz/  Japanese Bathhouse /folk/
 Hummingbird /jazz/  Michelle Payne & Rebecca Zapen /traditional folk/  Songs of Bother and Woe /indie folk/

:: shows ::
{ Life is unpredictable; call before you drive  }
event date venue time info

The Florida Bjorkestra's

Sept 23

253 5th Ave N
St Pete, FL


[Facebook event]
20 piece ensemble The Florida Bjorkestra plays Once More With Feeling with strings, horns, a rockband core and 8 stunning vocalists
Reserved seating $28 & $40
Box Office 727.822.3590

Schubert Quintet in C

Sept 24

Creative Soul Studio
2425 Central Ave
St Pete, FL


Schubert's exquisite, powerful work performed live. Hurricane Relief Benefit Concert. $5 donation. There will also be an art auction. Rebecca Zapen, Julie Tollen - violins; Allison Besselieu - viola; Fred Gratta, Ruth Kern - cellos

Following show postponed due to Hurricane Irma. New date to be scheduled.

w. Grant Peeples
Our Kind of Folk House Concert


Seminole, FL


RZ & Grant Peeples celebrate their *anniversary* of sorts, about 8 years since the first time they played together at Our Kind of Folk house concert series. RZ on fiddle with touring leftneck songwriter Grant Peeples. To RSVP and get directions, visit or call 727.422.6583
$15 suggested donation

:: Past Performance venues and events include ::
Fiddler's Dream - Phoenix

Delta of Venus - Davis
Fox & Goose - Sacramento
Genghis Cohen - Los Angeles
House of Shields - San Francisco
Sugar Magnolia's Cafe - Lompoc
Valley Music - El Cajon
The Talking Stick, Third Street Promenade - Santa Monica

tHERe - Denver

Art Bar, The Brick, Centro Asturiano, Club Continental, Crawfish Festival, Crush, Cummer Museum, Disney's JazzCo, Don CeSar, Downtown Dazzle, European Street (Hacking Cat Listening Room), Fleming Island Summer Concert Series, Florida Folk Fesival, Florida Yacht Club, Freebird Live, Fuel, Gamble Rogers Folk Festival, The Globe, Hialeah Summer Festival Orchestra, Hideaway Café, Hollywood Philharmonic Orchestra, Imperial, The Independent, Jack Rabbits, Jacksonville Jazz Festival, Jacksonville Landing, Jacksonville Zoo, Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra, Jazz Club of Sarasota, Joe Prine Concert Series, Kevin's Grille, Lake County Folk Festival, Magnolia Country Club - Concert on the Green, Laugh 4 Life, Marsh Landing Country Club, Mockingbird Cafe, Mossfire Grill, Northeast Florida Jazz Association Concert Series, PLAY, Posh Java, The Ritz-Carlton, River Club, River Garden, Sacred Lands, Sacred Grounds, Sarasota Folk Festival, Serenata Beach Club, The Shamrock, Simon's Wine Bar, Skipper's Smokehouse, Starlite Café, Stella's Piano Bar, Sterling's, Stogies Blues & Jazz Club, Studio 10 WTSP, Studio 620, Suwannee Springfest, University Club, Vinoe Wine Bar, West Inn Cantina, The Winterborne, WMNF 88.5 FM Tampa, World Golf Village

Eddie's Attic / Decatur Book Fair - Decatur
Red Light Cafe - Atlanta
Sentient Bean, The Cloister, Historic Savannah Foundation - Savannah

Urban Cup Cafe - New Orleans

Schuba's, Katerina's, Chambers - Chicago

Crackers Comedy Club w/ Angel Burlesque, Sanctuary on Penn - Indianapolis
Ukulele Luau - Nashville
Adelino Ballroom w/ Minsky Kinks Burlesque - Lafayette
Noble Coffee & Tea Co. - Noblesville

New Hampshire
Black Cat - Laconia

New York
The Bitter End, The Living Room, Mo Pitkins, Love Brigade, Nuyorican Poet's Café - NYC

North Carolina
Hookah Joe's - Asheville
Town Pump - Black Mountain
305 South - Durham

McKenzie Theatre - La Grande
Valentine's - Portland
Wallowa Lake Chamber Music Festival, clinician
Indigo Gallery - Joseph

The Greenline Cafe - Philadelphia

3rd & Lindsley, Wildhorse Saloon - Nashville

Ruta Maya - Austin

DjangoFest NorthWest - Whidbey Island

Washington D.C.
DCAC - District of Columbia Arts Center

Atlantis Resort - Nassau, Bahamas
Les Temps Modernes - Vevey, Switzerland
Le Caveau des Oubliettes - Paris, France
Savoy Ball - London, England
Mulligan's - Cardiff, Wales
Paganini Auditorium - Parma, Italy