Welcome to the Area Code 860 Open Mike web page for

Roaring Brook Nature Center


Wednesday, November 15, 2000


Our feature:

Bob Gotta

Roaring Brook Nature Center, Canton, Connecticut


PLEASE NOTE: These pictures are VERY dark; we're working on that problem.


hosted by

Bob Gotta & Stan Sullivan


Welcome to Roaring Brook Nature Center

The stage is on the left, the audience on the right



FIRST UP!

Eric Paradine

Eric's up to his usual great stuff tonight


Eric Paradine

Roaring Brook Nature Center - Canton, Connecticut

a man enjoying what he's doing


Great job, Eric!

 

!NEXT UP!


Robert Alan

Roaring Brook Nature Center - Canton, Connecticut


Robert's been singing particularly well these days

Letting it all hang out as they say


Robert Alan

Roaring Brook Nature Center - Canton, Connecticut

+++ PHWEW +++



Hey! Look who's here, again!


It's

Carolyn Reed

 

Thanks for coming, Carolyn

what a special treat!



OKAY - Who's next?


why, it's ... it's ...

Kent Aldrich

Roaring Brook Nature Center - Canton, Connecticut

- our stealth performer -



followed by a reknowned songwriter


Jerree Small

this lady here, see, she's doing great things


Jerree Small

Roaring Brook Nature Center - Canton, Connecticut


Jerree sings her own Some Dream

my next attempt at a cover

Excellent writing, Jerree



AND NOW, BELIEVE IT OR NOT, WE HAVE

Virginia


Delivers her own poetry


Virginia

Nice job, Virginia



This next performer is introducing his own CD soon


Ted Paulsen

Our suburbian songwriter


Look at this guy

Ted Paulsen

Roaring Brook Nature Center - Canton, Connecticut


What a great performance

Super job, Ted!



and then, it's:

THE MOMENT FOR WHICH WE'RE HERE

our feature


Bob Gotta


A man with messages

he puts them into songs and sings them


Bob Gotta

Roaring Brook Nature Center - Canton, Connecticut

 

Bob delivers an experience

emotional songs


make us feel and think

There's no "no reaction" here


Excellent, Bob!



SUPER SOUNDS COMING UP


Bucky Howard

with Robert Alan 

What a neat guy with a superior voice

Bucky Howard

Roaring Brook Nature Center - Canton, Connecticut

PROUD AS PEACHES AND SHOULD BE


NEXT UP!

!an absolute favorite! 

Gil Dube

Gil's a mentor to many of us


the master at work:

Gil Dube

Roaring Brook Nature Center - Canton, Connecticut

Great to see you, Gil



Next it's a personal favorite 

Cece Borgeson

Things are looking up for Cece


Tell me if you think this lady is having fun:

Cece Borgeson

Roaring Brook Nature Center - Canton, Connecticut


and yet we all know just how serious she is about all this


 - even if it is just pretend


And when it's over, everybody's appreciative

 

Nice bow, Cece



LOOK AT THIS!!!!!


Hal and Tom

Great bluegrass


These guys have been practicing

toe tapping tunes


our next performer has been seen elsewhere frequently


the message is getting out:

great songs by

Chris Marchetti

Roaring Brook Nature Center - Canton, Connecticut

great playing

Good job, Chris!



and now, a quiet reading with

Sharon Abrahamson

Sharon animates her recital


Sharon animates a LOT

This is really fun!


Sharon Abrahamson

Roaring Brook Nature Center - Canton, Connecticut

Thank you, Sharon

Great job!



And now, our last performer of the evening 

Ron Anthony

Ron wowsus with his own songs

 

Ron Anthony

 

Roaring Brook Nature Center - Canton, Connecticut

You know, people are beginning to listen to Ron's songs

- this could be exciting 

Well, good night, all - see you in January



What?!

You mean Ron is NOT our last performer?


You betcha! Stan "The Man" Sullivan takes to the stage

This is a rare treat


Stan Sullivan

Roaring Brook Nature Center - Canton, Connecticut

Thank you, Stan!


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