Upcoming Dates

Wednesday, November 21st, 2018

Solo Guitar Show - 7 pm to 10 pm
245 E Main St
Roselle, IL 60172
847-285-1909

Start of your Thanksgiving holiday weekend celebration hanging out at Pollyanna. I will be playing solo guitar at this event.

Friday, November 23rd, 2018

Christmas Duo - 4 pm - 7 pm
110 Main St,
Park Ridge, IL 60068
(847) 720-4466
Price: Free

I will be playing with saxophonist Joe Brown doing Christmas music and more.

Saturday, December 1st, 2018

9th Annual Snowball Charity Event - 6:30 pm
6715 N. Olmsted Ave
Chicago, IL 60631
(773)775-1404
Price: $25 donation. All proceeds go to charity

This is a charity show for the Fisher House.  I will be playing bass with Lestown. Lestown will be providing R&B / Funk music.  Also on the bill is Fuzzlove. Hope you can make it out and support this charity event.

Thursday, December 13th, 2018

Private Event

Friday, December 14th, 2018

Senn Alan band - 10:30 pm
435 N Clark St
Chicago, Illinois 60654
(312) 610-4200

Playing bass with the Senn Alan band. Country music old and new.

Past Dates

Saturday, November 17th, 2018

Senn Alan band - 10:30 pm
MB Financial Park 5441 Park Place
Rosemont, Illinois 60018
(847) 261-0399

Playing bass with the Senn Alan band. Country music old and new.

Monday, November 12th, 2018

Private Event
Private Event

Saturday, October 13th, 2018

Senn Alan band - 10:30 pm
435 N Clark St
Chicago, Illinois 60654
(312) 610-4200

Playing bass with the Senn Alan band. Country music old and new.

Friday, October 5th, 2018

Private Party
Private Party

Saturday, September 15th, 2018

Fingerstyle Guitar Workshop - 2:30 pm
1600 E. Golf Road
Des Plaines, IL 60016
847.635.1600
Price: Free

I will be giving a free guitar workshop about arranging at 2:30 pm in the Studio One room.

Friday, September 14th, 2018

Oakton College Guitar Festival - 8pm
1600 E. Golf Road
Des Plaines, IL 60016
847.635.1600
Price: $12.00 general / $6:00 students and seniors

I will be playing for the Friday night concert with Matt Schroeder and Brad Richter

Sunday, September 9th, 2018

Solo Guitar Show - 1:30 pm to 3 pm
40 South Park Street
Roselle, IL 60172
Price: Free

I will be playing a variety of solo guitar music at this event.

Saturday, September 8th, 2018

Senn Alan Band - 1:10 pm to 2:40 pm
Logan Square - North Milwaukee Avenue between North Spaulding Avenue and North Kedzie Avenue
Chicago, IL
Price: Free

Playing bass with the Senn Alan Band.  Country music and more. Kick off football season at the 2018 Miller Lite Chicago Bears Block Party. With live music, Bears alumni, food, drinks, football drills, prizes and more, this will go down as the most epic tailgate in the NFL. Be sure to continue to check this page for updated event details.

Saturday, September 8th, 2018

Senn Alan band - 10:30 pm
435 N Clark St
Chicago, Illinois 60654
(312) 610-4200

Playing bass with the Senn Alan band. Country music old and new.

Saturday, August 25th, 2018

Palatine Festival
Senn Alan Band - 5 pm to 6:30 pm
Palatine, IL 60078

Playing bass with the Senn Alan Band. Country music old and new.

Saturday, August 4th, 2018

Senn Alan band - 10:30 pm
435 N Clark St
Chicago, Illinois 60654
(312) 610-4200

Playing bass with the Senn Alan band. Country music old and new.

Saturday, July 28th, 2018

Indiana Fingerstyle Evening Concert - 7:30pm
70 South Van Buren Street
Nashville, Indiana 47448
(812) 988 - 6555
Price: Different ticket options

I will be performing a fingerstyle show at the "Indiana Fingerstyle Guitar" competition. I was fortunate enough to be the 1st place winner of this competition in 2012. The first year of its inception. I highly recommend for you fingerstyle guitarists looking for competitions to compete at this one. It is the same structure and rules as the "International Fingerstyle Guitar" competition held in Winfield Kansas. 

This is near a state park so it is great for outdoors people. Also, if you are into arts and antiques, the whole town area has arts and antique shops to browse.

Go to Indianastringfest.com for more info.

 

Saturday, July 21st, 2018

Senn Alan band - 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm
Chicago, IL 60601

Playing bass with the Senn Alan band.  Country music and more.

Tuesday, July 17th, 2018

Senn Alan Band - 7 pm to 10 pm
MB Financial Park 5441 Park Place
Rosemont, IL 60018
Price: Free

Playing bass with the Senn Alan band at this outdoor event.

Friday, July 13th, 2018

CAAS (Chet Atkins Appreciation Society) - 10 am Concert / 3:15pm Workshop
777 McGavock Pike
Nashville, TN 37214
1 800 325 3535
Price: Varies with membership

I am honored to be part of this big guitar event.  This is the Chet Atkins Appreciation Society (CAAS).  This is a 4 day event that starts on Wednesday and goes through Saturday.  Tons of shows and workshops from some of the finest pickers from around the world. I will be doing a show and workshop on Friday, July 13th.  Show at 10am on stage 1 and a workshop at 3:15pm in room A (Oaklands room).

Friday, June 22nd, 2018

Solo Guitar Show - 7:30 pm to 10:30 pm
711 W Devon Ave
Park Ridge, Illinois 60068
(847) 823-4422

I will be doing a solo guitar show.  Come on out for some food and drink.

Saturday, June 16th, 2018

Senn Alan band - 10:30 pm
MB Financial Park 5441 Park Place
Rosemont, Illinois 60018
(847) 261-0399

Playing bass with the Senn Alan band. Country music old and new.

Tuesday, June 5th, 2018

Private Function
Private Function

Saturday, June 2nd, 2018

Solo Guitar Show - 2 pm to 5 pm
245 E Main St
Roselle, IL 60172
847-285-1909

I will be doing a solo guitar show at this local brewery. Must be 21 and over.   This will be outside weather permitting.

Friday, June 1st, 2018

Hacienda El Sombrero
Limbo Kings - 9 pm to 12 pm
1100 S Elmhurst Rd
Mt. Prospect, IL 60056
(847)364-0030

Original Fairlanes band members reunited as the Limbo Kings for a night of Oldies and Classic Rock.

Friday, May 25th, 2018

Senn Alan band - 10:30 pm
435 N Clark St
Chicago, Illinois 60654
(312) 610-4200

Playing bass with the Senn Alan band. Country music old and new.

Saturday, May 12th, 2018

Senn Alan Band - 10:30 pm
MB Financial Park 5441 Park Place
Rosemont, Illinois 60018
(847) 261-0399

Playing bass with the Senn Alan band. Country music old and new.

Saturday, April 28th, 2018

Solo Guitar Charity Function - 7 pm
401 Country Club Road
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
(815) 455-8000
Price: $20.00 to $25.00

I will be doing a solo guitar show at the Listening Room inside the Dole Mansion. This is a fundraiser for the non-profit organization  "Free Guitars For Future Stars."  FG4FS has been providing guitars and guitar lessons for children from low-income, McHenry county children since 2009. I hope you can make it out to support this worthy cause.

 

FG4FS website is http://fg4fs.org/blog/ 

Facebook page - https://www.facebook.com/fg4fs

The Listening Room - https://lakesideartspark.org/the-listening-room/

Friday, April 27th, 2018

103.9 and 105.5 Radio
Performing on Morning Radio - 7:30 am - 9 am

I will be on the Morning show of Eddie Volkman of 103.9 The Fox and Joe and Tina of Star 105.5 on Friday, April 27th.  I will be performing on 103.9 first followed by 105.5. Exact times were not given so you will have to tune in between 7:30am and 9am.

http://www.rockthefox.com/

http://www.star105.com/shows/joe-tina/

 

Tuesday, April 24th, 2018

Folk Festival with Lilli Kuzma - 8:30 pm to 8:50 pm
Glen Ellyn, Illinois

I will be on the Folk Alliance show with Lilli Kuzma on WDCB radio station. Tune in to 90.9 to listen.

 

Saturday, April 21st, 2018

Senn Alan band - 10:30 pm
435 N Clark St
Chicago, Illinois 60654
(312) 610-4200

Playing bass with the Senn Alan band. Country music old and new.

Friday, April 20th, 2018

Opening show for Rico - 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm
210 Green Bay Road
Highwood, Illinois 60040
(847) 433 - 0304

I will be opening for Rico which is a Santana tribute band. Come out for a great evening of music and food.

Saturday, April 7th, 2018

Senn Alan band - 10:30 pm
MB Financial Park 5441 Park Place
Rosemont, Illinois 60018
(847) 261-0399

Playing bass with the Senn Alan band. Country music old and new.

Friday, March 23rd, 2018

Senn Alan band - 10:30 pm
435 N Clark St
Chicago, Illinois 60654
(312) 610-4200

Playing bass with the Senn Alan band. Country music old and new.

Saturday, March 17th, 2018

Senn Alan Band - 10pm
940 W Weed St, Chicago, IL 60642
Chicago, IL 60642
312-337-3486
Price: $5.00

Playing bass with the Senn Alan band on St Patrick's Day.Country music old and new.

Friday, March 9th, 2018

Hacienda El Sombrero
Limbo Kings - 9pm to 1pm
1100 S Elmhurst Rd
Mt. Prospect, IL 60056
(847) 364-0030
Price: Free

Original Fairlanes band members reunited as the Limbo Kings for a night of Oldies and Classic Rock.

Saturday, March 3rd, 2018

Senn Alan band - 10:30pm
MB Financial Park 5441 Park Place
Rosemont, Illinois 60018
(847) 261-0399

Playing bass with the Senn Alan band. Country music old and new.

Friday, February 23rd, 2018

Solo Guitar Show - 7:30pm to 10:30pm
711 W Devon Ave.
Park Ridge, IL 60068
(847) 823-4422

Come out for some great food and drink as I play some fingerstyle guitar for you.

Saturday, February 17th, 2018

Senn Alan band - 11pm
435 N Clark St
Chicago, Illinois 60654
(312) 610-4200

Playing bass with the Senn Alan band. Country music old and new.

Friday, January 26th, 2018

Senn Alan band - 11pm
MB Financial Park 5441 Park Place
Rosemont, Illinois 60018
(847) 261-0399

Playing bass with the Senn Alan band. Country music old and new.

Saturday, January 13th, 2018

Senn Alan Band - 11pm
435 N Clark St
Chicago, Illinois 60654
(312) 610-4200

Playing bass with the Senn Alan band. Country music old and new.

Friday, January 5th, 2018

Hacienda El Sombrero
Brown / Howard band - 9pm to 12am
1100 S Elmhurst Rd
Mt. Prospect, IL 60056
(847) 364-0030
Price: Free

Come out for some Funk, R&B and Blues while enjoying some Mexican food.

Saturday, December 23rd, 2017

Ed Hall's Woodstock Christmas Guitar Night - 8pm
121 W Calhoun St
Woodstock, IL 60098
(815) 338-4212
Price: $31.00

Four internationally acclaimed musicians will present an evening of entertaining arrangements for the guitar as well as popular holiday favorites on the Opera House stage.  Performing will be “Folk Urban Pop Musician” Patty Larkin of Boston Ma;  Jack Wilson, the chameleon of guitar players with a wide range of styles from Elk Grove Village IL; David Youngman the 2015 International Fingerstyle Guitar Champion with his unconventional techniques from Hillsdale MI; and your host, award winning guitarist and songwriter, Jeff Friedlander from Pittsburgh, PA. Ed Hall’s annual holiday tradition continues and is one you won’t want to miss.

Sunday, December 17th, 2017

Fingerstyle Guitar Show - 5pm to 8pm
117 W Slade Street
Palatine, Illinois 60067
(847) 907-9621
Price: Free

I will be doing a solo fingerstyle guitar show at Mac's. Rock, Pop, Blues, Jazz, Country and anything else I might think of to sneak in on this night.

Sunday, November 26th, 2017

Brown/Howard band - 6pm to 9pm
4626 N Knox Ave
Chicago, IL 60630
(773)282-7035

Come out for some R&B, Funk and Blues.

Saturday, October 28th, 2017

Solo guitar show - 7:30pm to 10:30pm
711 W Devon Ave
Park Ridge, Illinois 60068
(847) 823-4422

Playing solo guitar.  Come out to Perrys' for some food and drink.

Sunday, October 22nd, 2017

Free Guitars for Future Stars - Noon to 4pm
3960 N. Johnsburg Rd
Johnsburg, IL 60051
(815)975-7989

Playing solo guitar for this charity event that provides guitars and lessons for lower income families. I am playing from 2:30pm to 4pm. The event is from noon to 4pm.

Saturday, October 21st, 2017

Senn Alan band - 11pm
MB Financial Park 5441 Park Place
Rosemont, Illinois 60018
(847) 261-0399

Playing Bass with the Senn Alan band. Country music old and new.

Thursday, October 12th, 2017

Fingerstyle Guitar Show - 8pm to 11pm
117 W Slade Street
Palatine, Illinois 60067
(847) 907-9621
Price: No Cover

I will be doing a solo fingerstyle guitar show at Mac's. Rock, Pop, Blues, Jazz, Country and anything else I might think of to sneak in on this night.

Saturday, September 30th, 2017

Senn Alan band - 6pm-7:15pm 2nd Show 10pm to 12am.
1059 West Addison Street
Chicago, IL 60613
(773) 327-1662

I will be playing bass with the Senn Alan band at this legendary establishment. We are doing two shows. 6pm to 7:15pm (after the cubs game) and a later show from 10pm to 12am. Come out for some Country music and more.

Sunday, September 24th, 2017

Solo Guitar show - 3pm to 6pm
396 W Irving Park Rd
Wood Dale, IL 60191
(630)765-3578

I will be doing a solo guitar show right after the Bears game. Come out for some food and drinks. Weather permitting, I will be out on the patio.

Saturday, September 23rd, 2017

Senn Alan band - 11pm
435 N Clark St
Chicago, Illinois 60654
(312) 610-4200

Playing Bass with the Senn Alan band. Country music old and new.

Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

Championship Showcase - 7pm
918 Main Street
Winfield, KS 67156
(620) 221-3250
Price: Varies with festival ticket.

I will be back at Winfield to perform as part of the winners showcase. It is a great honor to be part of this concert which will feature the first place winners from the 2016 competitions.

Saturday, September 9th, 2017

Senn Alan band - 11pm
MB Financial Park 5441 Park Place
Rosemont, Illinois 60018
(847) 261-0399

Playing Bass with the Senn Alan band. Country music old and new.

Saturday, August 12th, 2017

Senn Alan Band - 11pm
435 N Clark St
Chicago, Illinois 60654
(312) 610-4200

Playing Bass with the Senn Alan band. Country music old and new.

Tuesday, August 8th, 2017

Senn Alan Band - TBA
MB Financial Park 5441 Park Place
Rosemont, Illinois 60018

Playing bass with the Senn Alan band Country music old and new at this family friendly outdoor event.

Sunday, July 30th, 2017

Fingerstyle Guitar Workshop - 11am to 12pm
51 Indiana Hwy 46
Nashville, Indiana 47448
Price: $20.00

I will be teaching a workshop on arranging and technique for fingerstyle guitar.

Saturday, July 22nd, 2017

Senn Alan Band - 2pm
Ward Park at the corner of N. Kingsbury and W. Erie
Chicago, IL 60610
Price: $5.00 suggeted donation

The Senn Alan Band plays a little bit of blues, rap, rock and whole lot of toe tappin country and bluegrass.

Friday, July 21st, 2017

Cantigny
Private Function
Wheaton, IL 60187

Saturday, July 15th, 2017

USO BBQ For The Troops - 11am to 3pm
440 W. Lake St.
Elmhurst, Illinois 60126

Be sure to mark your calendars today for our USO BBQ Event! We've planned a fun-filled afternoon for the entire family, including:

• Guest appearences from Marine RSS Dupage North, Army Melrose Park, American Legion, Memorial Salute, Army 379th Chemical unit, and a special guest speaker at 12 PM!
• Live music from the Senn Alan Band! (http://www.sennalanband.com/)
• A pig roast provided by Double D’s Pig Roast (as well as the usual hot dogs and hamburgers)!
• A moon jump and slide for the kids!
• And a raffle featuring, among MANY other great prizes, 5 tickets donated by US99 for Dierks Bentley Concert for Friday July 28th at the Hollywood Casino Amphitheater in Tinley Park! 100% of all donations from this raffle will go DIRECTLY towards the USO of Illinois.

This is an event that you absolutely won't want to miss. We hope to see you all there!!

Saturday, July 15th, 2017

Brown/Howard band - 5pm to 6pm
43 S Prospect Ave
Park Ridge, IL 60068
Price: Free

Come out for some Funk, Blues and R&B at this family friendly festival.

Friday, July 14th, 2017

Solo Guitar Show - 7pm to 10pm
1050 Horseprarie Ave.
Valparaiso, IN 46385
(219) 462-1194

I will be doing a solo guitar show at this amusement park. Bring the kids and let them have fun in the park while you sit back and relax and take in some music.

Friday, July 7th, 2017

Senn Alan Band - 7:30pm to 9pm
9501 W Irving Park Road
Schiller Park, IL 60176
Price: Free

Playing bass with the Senn Allen Band (Blues, Bluegrass, Country, Folk, Funk, Hip Hop, Rock). Please remember to bring a lawn chair or a blanket. Please come enjoy this free music under the stars!

Sunday, June 25th, 2017

Here's To The Roots with Jack Wilson and Dan Bliss - 7pm
3044 Gillham Rd
Kansas City, MO 64108
(816)541-3961

"HERE'S TO THE ROOTS" KC songwriter JOHN KECK will guest host and play at 5pm, the open mic follows and Dan Bliss and I play at 7pm. Dan was the 2nd place winner at the "International Fingerstyle Guitar" competition in 2016. He has placed in the top 3 three times.

Saturday, June 24th, 2017

KCK Street Blues Fest - 5pm to 5:40pm
3924 N 49th Drive
Kansas City, Kansas 66104
Price: $10 Donation

I will be playing a solo set at this fest. Live music all day from 3pm to 11pm.

 

Friday, June 23rd, 2017

House Concert
House Concert
Kansas City

Private event.

Thursday, June 22nd, 2017

Guitar Night - 7pm to 10pm
632 S 8th St
Saint Jospeh, MO 64501
(816)232-3611

Part of my road trip out to Kansas City area. I will be playing with Dan Bliss who got 2nd place at the 2016 International Fingerstyle Guitar competition and with Jason Riley.

Saturday, May 20th, 2017

Senn Alan band - 11pm
435 N Clark St
Chicago, Illinois 60654
(312) 610-4200

Playing bass with the Senn Alan band. Country music old and new.

Sunday, May 7th, 2017

Fingerstyle Guitar Show - 5pm to 8pm
117 W Slade Street
Palatine, Illinois 60067
(847) 907-9621
Price: No Cover

I will be doing a solo fingerstyle guitar show of rock, pop, country, jazz and blues songs.  

Saturday, April 29th, 2017

Senn Alan band - 10pm
MB Financial Park 5441 Park Place
Rosemont, Illinois 60018
(847) 261-0399

Playing bass with the Senn Alan band. Country music old and new.

Friday, April 28th, 2017

Solo Guitar - 7:30pm to 10:30pm
711 W Devon Ave
Park Ridge, Illinois 60068
(847) 823-4422

I will be playing solo fingerstyle guitar from rock, pop, R&B, country and blues.

Saturday, April 15th, 2017

Senn Alan band - 11pm
435 N Clark St
Chicago, Illinois 60654
(312) 610-4200

Playing bass with the Senn Alan band. Country music old and new.

Sunday, April 9th, 2017

Solo Guitar Show - 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm
210 Green Bay Road
Highwood, Illinois 60040
847-433-0304
Price: No Cover

I will be doing a solo fingerstyle guitar show at this restaurant.

Saturday, April 8th, 2017

Limbo Kings - 8:30pm
185 E Lake St
Bloomingdale, Illinois 60108
(630) 582-2006
Price: Free

Original and current Fairlanes members playing a night of classic rock an oldies.

Saturday, March 18th, 2017

Fingerstyle Guitar Show/Art Exhibit - 6pm - 10pm
51 South Spring Street
Elgin, Illinois 60120
(224) 356 - 0686
Price: $10.00

I will be doing a fingerstyle guitar performance at this art event. There will be another fingerstyle guitarist playing as well.  A couple of the artists whose works are displayed at the gallery will be at this event.  There will be beverages and snacks available as well.  It is highly recommended to rsvp by calling (224)356-0686. Walk ins are welcome as well.

Saturday, March 4th, 2017

Senn Alan band - 11pm
435 N Clark St
Chicago, Illinois 60654
(312) 610-4200

Playing bass with the Senn Alan band. Country music old and new.

Friday, March 3rd, 2017

Brown Howard band - 8:30pm to 11:30pm
117 W Slade Street
Palatine, Illinois 60067
(847) 907-9621
Price: No cover, free parking

Playing guitar with the Brown/Howard band. R&B, Funk and Blues

Saturday, February 25th, 2017

Solo Fingerstyle Guitar Show - 4pm to 6pm
111 Line Street
Itasca, Illinois 60143
(847) 250-5041

I will be doing a solo guitar show of rock, r&b, country, blues and jazz. Wine With Me has a fantastic selection of wine as well as craft beer.  This is a 21 and over show. No cover and free parking.

Saturday, February 18th, 2017

The Limbo Kings - 8:30pm
185 E Lake St
Bloomingdale, Illinois 60108
(630) 582-2006

Oldies and classic rock.

Saturday, February 4th, 2017

Senn Alan band - 11pm
MB Financial Park 5441 Park Place
Rosemont, Illinois 60018
(847) 261-0399

Playing bass with the Senn Alan band. Country music old and new.

Saturday, January 21st, 2017

Senn Alan Band - 11 pm
435 N Clark St
Chicago, Illinois 60654
(312) 610-4200

Playing bass with the Senn Alan band. Country music old and new.

Thursday, January 19th, 2017

Macs On Slade
Solo guitar show - 8pm to 11pm
117 W Slade Street
Palatine, Illinois 60067
847-907-9621
Price: No cover, free parking

Fingerstyle guitar from Rock, Pop, R&B, Country, Jazz and Blues.

Saturday, December 10th, 2016

The Woodchoppers Ball - 7pm
175 East Main Str.
Kent, OH 44240
(330)677-5005
Price: $30.00 in advance $34.00 day of show

Nine of the best finger-style guitar players in America come together at The Kent Stage for the 16th Annual Woodchoppers Ball. The Woodchoppers Ball is a benefit for the Northeast Ohio Coalition for the Homeless. All seats reserved.

Participants include some of the best acoustic guitarists in the World including

Muriel Anderson
Mark Sganga
The Night Travelers (James McKinney and Niki Portman)
Helen Avakian & Dave Irwin
Michael Kelsey
Jack Wilson
Rolly Brown
Atom Lax

and the guy who started this event: Brian Henke!

Saturday, December 3rd, 2016

Bub City
Senn Alan Band - 11 pm
435 N Clark St
Chicago, IL 60654
(312) 610- 4200

Country new and old and more. Playing bass on this one.

Friday, November 25th, 2016

Macs On Slade
Brown/Howard band - 8:30pm to 11:30pm
117 W Slade Street
Palatine, Illinois 600067
847-907-9621
Price: No Cover! Free Parking!

Funk, R&B and Blues.

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