Thanks to Darnell Birmingham (vocals), Donald Birmingham (bass), and Jalen Francis (saxophone) for stopping by Middle C and tearing it up on Bobby Troup’s classic, “Route 66.”
Area bagpiper extraordinaire Ben Williams stopped by on a drizzly day last week and favored us with an original composition that we’ll call “Rain Song.”
Middle C Music ukulele student Katie Jacobsen plays the classic song from “The Wizard of Oz,” and charmingly so. Come on in to Middle C and take a lesson so that you can play like Katie. More info at middlecmusic.com
Young Carolina Hoena stopped by to favor us with a performance of Leonard Cohen’s immortal “Hallelujah” on the new Vivo Dexibel digital piano.
Greta Carlson stopped by and favored us with a surprising version of “Somewhere Over the Rainbow” on the Recording King resonator guitar.
Andrew Price (l) & Jalen Tate (r), students at Duke Ellington School for the Arts, stopped by, sat down at our Roland digital pianos, and went off on a mind-boggling musical journey.
Matti Michalschek of Berlin-based urban soul band Somebody Else, stopped by to play with our new effects pedal display.
Shanise Young delighted us with an impromptu rendition of Vance Joy’s “Riptide.”
Jose Alvarenga, from Encarnacion, Paraguay, stopped by to dazzle everyone with his amazing guitar chops.
The Folklords stopped by last week and favored us with a tune. We meant to post this video sooner, because the duo — Brian Gormley and Mike O’Malley (on bouzouki) — were at RiRa in Georgetown all week. So apologies, guys. But we post now as a reminder that these fellows should be playing all over town all the time. Thanks, Folklords!
Rising teen star Gabrielle Zwi performs her original song “See the Change” at Middle C Music as part of Make Music Day, June 21, 2019. Anthony Del Grosso accompanies her on guitar. Gabrielle’s music is available on Amazon, iTunes, Spotify, and as a CD. More info at middlecmusic.com.
Rising teen star Gabrielle Zwi performs at Middle C Music as part of Make Music Day, June 21, 2019. Joining her are Damon Modarres (vocals) and Anthony Del Grosso (guitar). Gabrielle’s music is available on Amazon, iTunes, Spotify, and as a CD. More info at middlecmusic.com.
Grammy-winner Daniel Ho performs his original composition, Living in Paradise, at Middle C Music on Aug. 16, 2019. The song was used in the TV show Hawaii Five-0.
Friend-of-the-store Lorenzo M stopped by to favor us with some of his fine ukulele picking. Kala, if you’re watching, here’s a fellow who could use a sponsorship! More info at middlecmusic.com
Alfonso Lopez and Kai Banda stopped by to impress everyone with their solid grovin’. Kai totally rocked the Yamaha PortableGrand DGX-660 and Alfonso got the most out of the sweet Yamaha 5-string bass. Check them out: Alfonso instagram.com/alfon_lpz_ag/ Kai soundcloud.com/kai-banda. Thanks, guys!