Open Mic Night at The Marketplace

The Marketplace 4738 Lynwood Center Rd NE, Bainbridge Island, WA

Come on down to The Marketplace for Open Mic Thursdays hosted by Alan Simcoe! Sign ups begin at 6 PM and performances are from 7-9 PM. All styles welcome!

Steve Hall (Free Friday Concert)

The Marketplace 4738 Lynwood Center Rd NE, Bainbridge Island, WA

Bainbridge Island multi-instrumentalist, Steve Hall, delivers an eclectic acoustic/piano set list covering classic rock legends such as Elton John, Hendrix and Tom Petty, grunge-era classics from Pearl Jam and Soundgarden as well as some soul vibes from Donny Hathaway and Allen Stone.

Jayme Stone’s Folklife (Manor House Concert Series)

The Manor House 4611 NE, Woodson Ln NE, Bainbridge Island, WA

Stemming from the Lomax Project, Jayme Stone’s Folklife treats old field recordings not as time capsules, but as heirloom seeds passed down from a bygone generation. Planting these sturdy seeds in modern soil, this versatile gathering of musicians has cultivated vibrant Sea Island spirituals, Creole calypsos, and stomp-down Appalachian dance tunes for contemporary listeners. Their concerts and educational programs are moving, inventive, and participatory experiences that prove folk songs are indeed perennials for the people. The new album is out now on Borealis Records.

Open Mic Night at The Marketplace

The Marketplace 4738 Lynwood Center Rd NE, Bainbridge Island, WA

Come on down to The Marketplace for Open Mic Thursdays hosted by Alan Simcoe! Sign ups begin at 6 PM and performances are from 7-9 PM. All styles welcome!

Tony Petrillo (Free Friday Concert)

The Marketplace 4738 Lynwood Center Rd NE, Bainbridge Island, WA

Singer and guitarist Tony Petrillo has been performing in bands in the Puget Sound area for 40 years. His voice is most often compared to the baritone singers of the…

Brazil Night at The Marketplace (Featuring Alan Simcoe)

The Marketplace 4738 Lynwood Center Rd NE, Bainbridge Island, WA

Every second Thursday is Brazil Night at the Marketplace!  Hosted by the ‘Island Treasure’ Alan Simcoe and his Entre Amigos group, he brings together a top tier group of musicians to perform choro, Brazilian Jazz, bossa nova, and more! The event is monthly, and free to the public. Come through and enjoy the music, and feel free to join in the festivities!

The Gothard Sisters at Lynwood Theatre

Lynwood Theatre 4569 Lynwood Center Road Northeast, Bainbridge Island, WA, United States

The Gothard Sisters are a dynamic supergroup of three American sisters who play contemporary Celtic music. Through over 15 years of performing, touring and writing music together, the optimistic style of their music and performances continue to resonate with their fans, building a loyal international following. Their latest Celtic album, Dragonfly, and Christmas album, A Celtic Christmas, feature the sisters playing an assortment of acoustic instruments and vocals combined with modern production to create music exploring themes of resilience and adventure. The band’s music is popular among a worldwide audience, and has over 19 million streams on Spotify, with a large social media following and 13 million views on youtube.

The Gothard Sisters have performed at performing arts centers, listening rooms and festivals across the United States, including a show at the Kennedy Center’s Millennium stage in Washington DC, concerts with orchestras and symphonies, performances with Disney Cruise line in Europe, outreach appearances in schools across the United States and two tours in Japan with Min-On Global Music Network, performing over 50 shows there in 2019 and 2022. Blending Celtic, folk, classical and new age musical influences, the Gothard Sisters bring songs to life with violin, acoustic guitar, mandolin, bodhran, djembe, whistle and vocal harmonies, creating music that is “vivid, inspirational and captivating.” (Tim Carroll, Folk Words Review 2018) 

Writing and recording near their home in the Pacific Northwest, the band has released 10 albums and has performed over 2,000 live shows over the course of their career.

The Name and Meaning:
Gothard (GAW-third) is an old English surname meaning “Good and Hardy.”

The Harmony Wombats (Free Friday Concert)

The Marketplace 4738 Lynwood Center Rd NE, Bainbridge Island, WA

The Harmony Wombats are a singing duo comprised of two Bainbridge Island based singer-songwriters (Eric Auckerman and Richard Fassler) who wanted to explore that third voice that comes out when…

Nathan Chan (Manor House Concert Series)

The Manor House 4611 NE, Woodson Ln NE, Bainbridge Island, WA

Nathan Chan’s multifaceted career exemplifies his dedication to exploring the diverse dimensions of the cello, sharing his musical vision across solo, chamber music, and orchestral realms. His unwavering belief in music’s power to bridge gaps and create connections drives him to engage audiences and foster a sense of community through his artistry. Embracing technology and social media, Nathan has managed to invite others into the world of classical music, encouraging camaraderie among musicians and patrons alike.

Named a local Forbes 30 Under 30 for Seattle, Nathan has harnessed the power of technology and social media to draw new audiences to classical music. With over 35 million views across YouTube, Instagram, and TikTok, he has made a significant impact on the online classical community. His efforts, such as the “Nathan Chan Chats for Change” campaign during the COVID pandemic, demonstrate his commitment to using music as an instrument for positive change. Additionally, Nathan released his first NFT, collaborating with AI Artist Lia Coleman, combining classical music with machine learning art.

Throughout his career, Nathan has collaborated with esteemed musicians and institutions, constantly pushing the boundaries of cello repertoire and performance. He has performed as a soloist with the San Francisco Symphony, Royal Philharmonic, Albany Symphony, Reno Philharmonic, and Hong Kong Chamber Orchestra, working with distinguished conductors like Leonard Slatkin, James Gaffigan, Donato Cabrera, Alexander Prior, Alasdair Neale, and Laura Jackson, among others. Chan was a chosen artist for Fondation Louis Vuitton’s Classe d’Excellence du Violoncelle with renowned cellist Gautier Capuçon. Nathan’s 2023-2024 season includes a performance of Tan Dun’s Cello Concerto with the Olympia Symphony as well as Gulda’s Cello Concerto with the Lake Washington Symphony Orchestra.

Nathan’s musical journey began at a tender age with conducting imitations using a chopstick as a baton, emulating the styles of legendary conductors like Seiji Ozawa, Herbert von Karajan, and Leonard Bernstein. He caught the attention of San Francisco Opera Assistant Conductor Sara Jobin and made his debut as a conductor at age three. Under the guidance of renowned cellists Irene Sharp, Sieun Lin, and Richard Aaron at The Juilliard School, Nathan honed his craft, leading him to perform on prestigious stages around the world.

Born into a family with a deep appreciation for music, Nathan received his Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Columbia University before pursuing his Masters of Music at The Juilliard School, where he studied with esteemed cellist Richard Aaron. He has participated in several renowned music festivals, such as Marlboro Music Festival, Taos Music Festival, and Caramoor’s Evnin Rising Stars, performing with musicians Mitsuko Uchida, Anthony McGill, Joseph Lin, and Nobuko Imai. He currently serves as the Assistant Principal Cello of the Seattle Symphony, captivating audiences with his artistry.

Open Mic Night at The Marketplace

The Marketplace 4738 Lynwood Center Rd NE, Bainbridge Island, WA

Come on down to The Marketplace for Open Mic Thursdays hosted by Alan Simcoe! Sign ups begin at 6 PM and performances are from 7-9 PM. All styles welcome!

Jean Lenke (Free Friday Concert)

The Marketplace 4738 Lynwood Center Rd NE, Bainbridge Island, WA

Jazz-Folk vocalist Jean Lenke paints scenery & emotion through song, approaching her canvas with broad strokes and a free hand. Having launched her musical career late in life, her music…

Open Mic Night at the Marketplace

The Marketplace 4738 Lynwood Center Rd NE, Bainbridge Island, WA

Come on down to The Marketplace for Open Mic Thursdays hosted by Alan Simcoe! Sign ups begin at 6 PM and performances are from 7-9 PM. All styles welcome!