The ACMA is happy to once again be partnering with The Alliance For The Arts to present monthly Americana music concerts at the GreenMarket outdoor stage on the Alliance grounds! s Jennings and Keller and Ross Jordan kick off the series. .
Jennings & Keller is an award-winning nationally touring duo based out of Florida. They offerup 21st Century Americana with influences in folk, jazz, and roots music. They fuse many different musical elements into a unique eclectic style that is refreshingly diverse. Dana Keller, a veteran pedal steel, dobro, and guitar player, has spent years performing on stage or in the studio with such luminaries as Vince Gill, Ricky Skaggs, Stevie Wonder, Larry Graham, Marvin Gaye, Dave Mason, Johnny Rodriguez and The Allen Brothers, to name a few. Laurie Jennings Oudin is a former Shakespearean actress who has spent many years on the stage. With a vocal style that ranges from early Joni Mitchell to Emmylou Harris, Laurie leaves audiences mesmorized by her stunning vocal delivery.
Americana Community Music Association member musician Ross Jordan will open the show. Ross has been writing songs since he picked up a guitar at age 10. His songs reflect the regional influences from all of the parts of the country that he has lived from New Jersey to the West Coast to the Mid-West and now Southwest Florida, His songs feature catchy tunes and lyrics and audience members can often be seen dancing and swaying and singing along. He is 1/2 of the duo “The Obstructionists”, with David Hintz and can be seen playing shows in Lee County and beyond!