House Concerts

Harmony in the House Concerts

Hosting singer/songwriter acoustic music since 2011!

HITH shows begin at 7pm and $15 admission (unless otherwise noted). These performances of original music are held at The Bottlebrush Gallery & Center for the Arts, 539 Main Street “On the Square” Harmony, PA 16037.  BYOB.  Limited, open seating – RSVP required.  Call (724) 452-0539 or email hith @ zoominternet dot net

Join us the 2nd Saturday of every month for an Open Mic hosted by Jim and Debbie Tobin, from 1-4pm. Free! All genres and instruments welcome.

2018 Concert Schedule

17th March

6th Annual St. Patrick’s Celebration! Dinner and Show featuring house favorites Ryan Stauffer and Vade King, The Ploughshare Poets. Dinner, 5pm, The Harmony Inn. Show, 7pm, Bottlebrush Gallery. Cost: Dinner & Show, $45; Show only, $20. ADVANCE RESERVATIONS REQUIRED due to small venue. Contact the Gallery to sign up.

13th April

RJ Cowdery (Columbus, OH)

11th May

Malcolm Holcombe (Asheville, NC)

9th June, 1pm-4pm

Rachel Brown (Ohio)  Honky Tonk and More at Harmony’s Springfest – Free Admission

28th July

Celebrate the Blooom Festival at Jennings Nature Center, Slippery Rock. 12pm-5:50pm. Free Admission! Featuring: The Carpenter Ants; “In the Round” performance by Bruce Hoffman, Dennis McCurdy & Jeff Wiley.

21st September

Ragtime Jack Radcliffe (Coastal Massachusetts)  2014 Old Time Music Hall of Fame Inductee

Past Shows:

2017

5th Annual St. Patrick’s Dinner/Show with The Ploughshare Poets; Tom Mason (Nashville); Malcolm Holcombe (North Carolina); Celebrate the Bloom Festival at Jennings Nature Center in Slippery Rock. Bottlebrush Gallery is a sponsor of this annual music fest. FREE Admission. Musicians Scheduled: The Carpenter Ants, Dana Cooper, Devilish Merry; Tommy Womack (Nashville); Kim Richey; John Lilly with Blue Yonder (West Virginia); Jim & Debbie Tobin (Ambridge); The Early Mays – Annual Holiday Show (Pittsburgh)

2016

4th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Dinner & Show with The Ploughshare Poets;  Chad Elliot, Tommy Lee (Iowa) and special guest Chris Milholland; Eric Brace & Peter Cooper (Nashville); Steve Katz (New York); BeJae Fleming and Jackie Blount (Ohio); Irene Kelley (Nashville) with special guests Howard Davidson and Dirk Wade; The Carpenter Ants (West Virginia); Todd Burge, Allegheny Drifters, The Carpenter Ants at the Celebrate the Bloom Festival; Tom Mason (Nashville); Larry Groce & The Carpenter Ants (West Virginia); Jim & Debbie Tobin (Ambridge); The Early Mays Christmas Show (Pittsburgh)

 2015

The Early Mays; David Childers with Jeff Wiley; Tommy Womack (Nashville); David Bruce Smith Trio + 1-Harmony Jazz Fest; Vicki Genfan; The Carpenter Ants (West Virginia); Malcolm Holcombe (North Carolina); David Jacobs-Strain & Bob Beach (Oregon); Phil Lee with special guest Jess Hoglund; Linda McRae (Nashville based) with special guests Dan and Casey Deely; Jim and Debbie Tobin (Pittsburgh); Jay Hitt (Pittsburgh); 10 String Symphony (Nashville)  co-sponsored by McPharlin Music; 3rd Annual St. Patrick’s Day Dinner & Show with The Ploughshare Poets; Jim & Debbie Tobin (Ambridge).

2014

The Womack Family Band (Ohio); Heather Kropf & Brad Yoder (Pittsburgh); 2nd Annual St. Patrick’s Day Dinner & Show – The Ploughshare Poets with special guest Laura Wagner; Kim Richey (Nashville); Tom Panei/Pre-Release of Tom’s 1st Solo CD; Drum & Chant Workshop with Jim Donovan; Chad Elliott (Iowa) with BeJae Fleming and Jackie Blount; Greg Trooper (New York) and Matthew Ryan, Chris Jones CD Release Party; Todd Burge (West Virginia); Steve Katz; The Carpenter Ants (West Virginia); Eric Taylor (Texas), Dana Cooper (Nashville); Roy Book Binder; Jim and Debbie Tobin (Ambridge); The Early Mays.

2013

The Honeycutters (North Carolina) with special guest Mike Strasser; Rusted Root Percussionist Jim Donovan, Drum Workshop; Celtic Music w/ The Ploughshare Poets with special guest Laura Wagner; Kim Richey with special guest Darden Smith;  John Lilly with special guest Rick Bruening; Tommy Womack with special guest Vimala Anderson; Phil Lee with special guest Steve Cohagen;  Malcolm Holcombe with special guest Nic Landon; Eric Taylor with special guest BeJae Fleming; Jeff DeSantis, Ben Valesek, Logan McCurdy – Local Musician Night;  Harmony’s Second Annual Festival: R&B in the Barn (Friday, 9/6) and Bluegrass and Beyond Music Festival (Saturday, 9/7); Harmony Road; Children’s Concert, 4pm-5pm with Todd Burge (West Virginia); Acoustic House Concert 7:00pm by Todd Burge with special guest The Ploughshare Poets;  Singer-songwriters Gerard Rohlf, Marty Zundel, Mark Rodgers, Vimala Anderson, Dennis McCurdy and Jenny Kay Snyder; ellen cherry and Tony Denikos (Baltimore);  Irene Kelley (Nashville) with special guests Howard Davidson and Greg Davis;  The Early Mays.

2012

ellen cherry (Baltimore) with special guest Sue Gartland; Ploughshare Poets with special guest Shawn McIntyre; Todd Burge (Parkersburg, WV) with special guest The Lonesome No More Band; Malcolm Holcombe (North Carolina) with special guest Rick Malis; The Allegheny Drifters (Pittsburgh), dinner show; Christopher Jones & David Hart – CD Release Party; The Carpenter Ants (West Virginia) with special guest Ben Shannon; The Blues Orphans FREE CONCERT sponsored by The Harmony Business Association; Jeff Wiley and the Coyotes with special guest Jordan Robb;  The Agway Shoplifters FREE CONCERT sponsored by The Harmony Business Association; Tony Denikos (Baltimore) with special guest Jeff DeSantis; Rendition FREE CONCERT sponsored by The Harmony Business Association; Bluegrass & Old Time Music Festival in Harmony featuring Dry Branch Fire Squad and local bands The Allegheny Drifters, Midnight Drive, Panther Hollow String Band, Starlite All-Star Band; David Childers (North Carolina) with special guest Bruce Hoffman; Celtic Fest featuring The Ploughshare Poets (Vade King and Ryan Stauffer); 2011 Grammy Nominee Eric Brace and Peter Cooper of Last Train Home (Nashville) with special guest Lonesome Bob (Nashville); The Early Mays Judith Avers, Ellen Gozion and Emily Pinkerton Christmas CD Release Party.

2011

Phil Lee and Tom Mason (Nashville); Tony Denikos (Baltimore); Todd Burge (West Virginia); Linda McRea (Nashville) with Special Guest Jenny Kay Snyder;  Tommy Womack (Nashville) with Special Guest Tom Panei; Jeff & Vida (from New York~New Orleans) with special guests Lonesome No More Band.