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!
Hot Spot Music's resident banjo instructor, Helen Forsythe, hosts a lightly facilitated bluegrass and old time jam (all instruments welcome, but banjos guaranteed)
Our October First Friday performance will feature local basssonist Thea Groth and her "double duo" of two bassoons and two french horns. You won't want to miss this unique combo! $10 at the door.
A Halloween themed one-act play hosted by Russ Paladin - stay tuned for details!
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”. $10 at the door.
(Photo credit: Shelly Peters Photography)