124 North Market Street (route 355)
Mondays 7:15 pm Since May 2007
Featured Performer for May 18: Spook Handy
Affiliated with FrederickAcoustic.org, SAW.org, BaltimoreSongwriters.org, BMI.com, WAMAdc.com. Your presence is greatly appreciated!
Our volunteer team showcases experienced songwriters, including winners and nominees from SAW's MASC, WAMA's WAMMIES, regional and touring Folk Alliance and Kerrville participants and more. Promising new-found talents participate too. Friends Rod Deacey, Todd Walker, and Ron Goad enjoy volunteering to produce each show. Tomy Wright and poet John Holly are also part of our volunteer team at the shows.
Brewers-Alley.com - Take the elevator to the 2nd floor listening room, where we have a full dining menu and bar; limited menu after. 9 pm.
7:15-7:50 Piano Prelude
We provide a piano for someone who starts each showcase evening w/ original songs, cover songs, instrumentals, or vocals.
Scheduled by firstname.lastname@example.org.
7:50-8:20 Three-song cameo appearances
Songwriters entertain us with three songs apiece. While the emphasis is on originals, occasional cover songs are welcome.
Three-song cameos are scheduled by
Ron Goad (email@example.com),
Todd Walker (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Rod Deacey (email@example.com)
8:20-9:05 The featured songwriter
Rod Deacey (firstname.lastname@example.org) schedules the feature, who performs an extended set (approx. 45 minutes) for your generous donation.
9:05-End Three-song cameos by visitors and regulars
Many shows conclude with songs by Rod, Todd, Tomy Wright or musicians drawn from the listening audience. Time frames sometimes require adjustment.
Songwriters' Association of Washington is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.
4200 Wisconsin Ave, NW
Washington, DC 20016