Catfeather Art & Music

Rick Spencer and Dawn Indermuehle

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Here’s where you can find us in the near future:

Mondays in 2022 ~ Essex, CT 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm
The Jovial Crew (Cliff Haslam, Joseph Morneault, Rick Spencer and Michael Hotkowski) present Sea Chanteys, Irish songs, drinking songs and nonsense at the Griswold Inn, 36 Main Street in Essex, CT. The fun starts as soon as you arrive. Check out “The Gris” at

24 May 2022, Tuesday ~ Essex. CT  5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
The Connecticut River Museum has asked us to return for their “Shanties & Sails Music Series” at 67 Main Street in Essex, CT.  At 5:30 pm we’ll present an hour-long concert of maritime songs on the lawn, followed by a one-hour sail onboard the vessel Onrust on the Connecticut River.  For more information please visit the museum’s website here.
10 to 13 June 2022 ~ Essex, CT
The Jovial Crew will be among 20 internationally recognized acts performing at the 2022 Connecticut Sea Music Festival, which will take place in and around the village of Essex, CT over the second weekend in June.  For details please visit the event website here.
18 June 2022, Saturday ~ Hampton, CT  1:00 pm
The Hampton Antiquarian and Historical Society presents “Godspeed the Plow: Songs of Farming and Rural Life” in the pavilion outside Town Hall, 159 Main Street in Hampton, CT.  The organization’s website is here.
22 June 2022, Wednesday ~ Granby, CT  6:30 pm
The Granby Public Library presents “In Their Own Words: Songs of Our Seafaring Heritage” at 15 North Granby Road in Granby, CT.  For more information please visit here.
16 August 2022, Tuesday ~ East Lyme, CT  7:00 pm
The East Lyme Public Library presents “The Brill Building Sound” at 39 Society Road in Niantic, CT.  The library’s website is here.
9 September 2022, Friday ~ Canterbury, CT  7:30 pm
The Canterbury Historical Society presents “The Brill Building Sound” at 1 Municipal Drive in Canterbury, CT.  The program will follow the organization’s monthly meeting, which will begin at 7:00 pm.  Their website is here.
15 September 2022, Thursday ~ Brooklyn, CT 7:00 pm
The Brooklyn Historical Society presents “On the Job: Historic Songs of American Work and Trades” at the Trinity Episcopal Church Parish Hall located at 7 Providence Road (Route 6) in Brooklyn, CT. For more information please contact the society’s curator. You can find the contact number here.

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Until later,
Rick Spencer & Dawn Indermuehle