2014 Schedule

July 20th- Dizzy Burnett & Grover Coe
                    Dizzy Burnett's smoky, sultry vocals, and her vibrant playing of her blonde acoustic jazz bass are perfectly complimented by Grover Coe's shimmering, cascading guitar lines and charismatic singing. Together they are elegant and uplifting, covering jazz, blues and popular standards with pizzazz. They perform regularly at such prestigious venues as the Lodge at Pebble Beach, Carmel's Highlands Inn, and the Inn at Spanish Bay.

              Opening act: Dino Capito
                                 Songwriter from L.A.





July 27th- 2 Main Acts
                Avi Wisnia 
                      Songwriter/ Jazz/ Piano from Philadelphia
                       Click here to listen to Avi
                Tuck Wilson 
                          From Tahoe
                                   Click here to listen to Tuck






Aug 3rd-   Plateau Jazz Band            
A six person traditional dixieland band from Santa Cruz. The band features trumpet, trombone, clarinet, drums, banjo-ukulele and string bass. Their set of music will include dixieland numbers like King Oliver's "Doctor Jazz" (1927) and Basin Street Blues (first preformed by Jack Teagarden in 1928). They will cover jazz standards like "Mean to Me" and "I Want to sit right down and write myself a letter" They will also play big band versions of hapa-haole novelty tunes like Little Grass Shack and Little Brown Gal. The brass section plays with the San Lorenzo Valley Community Band, and the rhythm section can be found in a number of local bands including Boulder Creek Brewery's Heathen Hill Band.
Click here to listen to a group of their recordings
Click here to listen to them on our stage!

Aug 10th-   Back in Time Band
                    Swing Jazz Band- 3 Part Harmony
                            Songs from the Andrews Sisters and 
                            the Big Band Era.




Aug 17th-  Two Songwriter Acts
                          Paul Inman Delivery
Songwriter from L.A. area. This is Paul's 5th time to play here. The first time he played a large flock of birds off Elkhorn Slough flew in and layered our trees. They actually started to signing to his music for about 30 minutes. Everyone here heard this amazing thing.
Click here to listen to Paul
                    KarenWaterman                                                                                      
​                                          Click here to listen to Karen







Aug 24th-Dizzie Burnett & Grover Coe
 Dizzy Burnett's smoky, sultry vocals, and her vibrant playing of her blonde acoustic jazz bass are perfectly complimented by Grover Coe's shimmering, cascading guitar lines and charismatic singing. Together they are elegant and uplifting, covering jazz, blues and popular standards with pizzazz. They perform regularly at such prestigious venues as the Lodge at Pebble Beach, Carmel's Highlands Inn, and the Inn at Spanish Bay.




Aug 31st- Hobby Horse                                         Folk Songwriters from Bay Area
Hobby Horse's music is a folk fusion of musical and mythical influences from around the world. They offer stunning originals and have a soft spot for the traditional songs of the British Isles. 
Hobby Horse's sound is an intoxicating blend of soothing and exciting. They combine the raw beauty and romantic sounds of acoustic instruments and female lead vocals, with lyrics of nature.
"Hobbyhorse's music embodies the magic that is woven in the art of folk music ....it is authentic, spirited & manifests from the love of creation." - DJ Frederick.
Hobby Horse has performed at many festivals around the San Francisco bay area and beyond including PantheaCon, The Annual Midsummer Celtic Faerie Festival, BayCon Sci Fi and Fantasy Convention, GoGirls Music Fest, and many more. 

                    opening act: Jeff Freeman-S.Cruz
                                                                                                                                         Jeff is one of our most hired                                                    musicians, he sounds like 3 people playing
                                                  auto harp  playing old traditional songs.



                                 
Sept 7th- Harpin' Jonny & The Bills
​                                     from Santa Cruz








Sept 13th- Dahlia 101 Seminar Day!                   ​​Classes on Growing, Dividing Roots,              Winter Storage, Bloom Classification,               Soil Prep, Ordering Info.  Bring lunch. 
             Noon- 4pm [Must sign up in advance] 


Sept 14th- Two Main Acts
                  Karaj Lost Coast
                                        Songwriter from San Fran                             Molly Maguire  
                               Piano Player &Songwriter 
                                                           from Bolinas, Ca.







Sept 21st-  Two Main Acts
                         John Elliot 
                    Sylvia Herald





Sept 28th Songwriter Showcase                    Colleen Sillver
                   Dino Capito
                   Karen Waterman
                   Paul Inman

Last concert of the season- some years it can be cold & rainy, most the weather has been great. But...don't make this your first choice to come.  
Cake will be served!                        

Sept 29th   Closed for the Winter

If I was ever going to miss summer,
it would be because 
of all the wonderful people
and the innocence of wildlife
 who both come here 
and 
have filled our 
life with joy.



















Schedule of Events

The Garden Song

We are now open for the Summer!

 6th Annual- 2014
Summer Butterfly Concert Series

July 6th thru Sept 28th, 2014
Open on Sundays Only
Gates open at Noon
Concert starts at 1:00PM
$15.00 Admission


We are open on Sundays Only
  With great acoustic performances,
 Musicians coming from all over the USA 
& Garden Walks. Bring lunch!
Come roam the Gardens to Acoustic Concerts.
We are the Song Writer Hub de Fleur!
See the vast amount of Birds & Butterflies
on this 10 acre private  park 
with an ocean view!

Click here to print post card
avi wisnia
plateau jazz band
Back in time Band
Paul & Karen Concert
Dizzy Burnett
Hobby horse
Harpin Jonny
Karaj & Molly
John Elliot
Songwriter Showcase