Hot Spot Music, LLC was established in 2015 as a place to incubate the creative seeds of local music and musicians. We host shows, lessons, classes and open jams with the perfect mix of inspiration and inclusiveness. We strive for a low-pressure environment where musicians of all ages, instruments, genres and abilities can develop their skills and find the motivation to continue improving their craft. Come join us!
A one-act play directed by Russ Paladin. See an all-female cast present Chekov's only ghost story!
Marimba Nova is a trio made up of Jenny Klukken on marimba, Robert Everest on vocals and guitar, and Andrew Turpening on drums. With its unique instrumentation, this ensemble extends the boundaries of Brazilian music by embracing new sounds from the marimba. In fact, “Marimba Nova” translates in Portuguese to “New Marimba”. $15 at the door.
(Photo credit: Shelly Peters Photography)
Hot Spot Music's resident banjo instructor, Helen Forsythe, hosts a lightly facilitated bluegrass and old time jam (all instruments welcome, but banjos guaranteed)
Join us as Hot Spot Music welcomes Krissy Bergmark, a tabla player, percussionist, and composer in the Twin Cities. Photo credit: Alison Bents