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2020 Entertainment at Laleure
Music on Friday Nights starts at 6:30 pm

Thursday August 20 6:30 - Songwriting Workshop with Denny Carleton - Well known artist with over 300 songs in his written legacy as well as significant teaching experience will be offering a songwriting workshop at Laleure Winery. Register in advance please, as attendance is very limited to insure adequate social distancing. Fee is $35. Email rich (address on Laleure home page) to register

A bit about Denny Carleton:
Denny has been a long lasting figure in the Cleveland music scene, having played with notable '60s bands such as The Choir and the Lost Souls Denny's first love is songwriting and has continued on writing, performing and recording through all of his musical genres changes , including punk ,Gospel ,blues ,jazz folk ,experimental, Avant Garde , and theatrical pieces As a gifted guitarist, he is also a singer and prolific songwriter whose blend of original material utilizing Folk, Rock and Acoustic influences has been aired on 300 college and public radio stations in the U.S. and Canada.He has recorded 12 CDS, which are available on I Tunes and Spotify. He has written for Chagrin Valley Little Theatre and The Fine Arts Association in Willoughby theatrical presentations, and also has composed a Mass for St Gabriel’s in Mentor.His Avant-Garde Color with Crayons was voted No 1 for the year in 1985 by Ritchie Unterberger from California’s Option magazine and his new CD Shadowlands Dec 2019 was reviewed by the North Coast Voice. “This is excellent and intricate songwriting,with plenty of nuance and thoughtful lyrics and the songs are well constructed and spotlessly recorded.” Denny has taught songwriting, at Cuyahoga and Lakeland Community College and the Fine Arts Association in Willoughby and is looking forward to sharing his gifts and encouraging others in their songwriting journey at Laleure Vineyards songwriting workshop.

Friday August 21 6:30 pm Jim & Denise Duo Jim is a long time player in the Cleveland area going back to the mid 60’s. In the early days he played in the Rebel Kind and also with The Choir (It’s Cold Outside). Jim will be playing at Laleure with a fantastic singer, Denise. This return to Laleure Jim will be adding drummer Bob Walker to the lineup to round off a great sound. Jim is currently playing local gigs in the No Moss band doing classic rock and country blues. Jim plays originals, fingerstyle instrumentals and everything else from blues to country. Jim Anderson

Friday August 28 6:30 pm Paul Borger - Blues, slide guitar, stomp box, great voice. Paul performs at laleure each year, and each year he adds a bit of innovation and new tunes. Paul also brings a great drummer, Rick Houston, to the Laleure gigs. He plays drums with a soft, but lyrical rythym that helps Paul and Rick to feed off of one another in a very special way. Rick's ability really enhances the blues experience you will enjoy.

Friday September 25 6:30 pm Paul Borger - Blues, slide guitar, stomp box, great voice. Paul performs at laleure each year, and each year he adds a bit of innovation and new tunes. Paul also brings a great drummer, Rick Houston, to the Laleure gigs. He plays drums with a soft, but lyrical rythym that helps Paul and Rick to feed off of one another in a very special way. Rick's ability really enhances the blues experience you will enjoy.

Friday Otober 2 6:30 pm Jesse Huge returns to Laleure this year after a great opening music day earlier in the summer. He will probably bring some artist friends to make. the evening's show a bit of a mystery as to what we hear. Jesse plays a wide variety from old time banjo to modern acoustic guitar numbers. Jesse is also part of the Hiram Stumblers, so many of you have heard his great voice.

Friday October 30 6:30 Richard Boston - "Richard Boston plays guitar and harmonica while singing a mixture if classic rock, blues, country and current music. He takes requests all night long from his extensive song list. " Richard Boston