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“Masterful”  Chicago Tribune


“Dvorak shines!” SING OUT!


“A master musician, storyteller & songwriter” WKMS, Murray KY


“Dvorak’s song book ranges across the American heartland   Blue Bear Music School, San Francisco CA


“Funny, passionate, intimate and unforgettable”                               Old Town School of Folk Music, Chicago IL


 traveling on

Wauconda IL • Saturday May 23 • 7:00 pm • An intimite evening with MD • Casa del Tuber House Concerts • 2855 Sweet Clover Way • good idea to reserve • 224 628 4971 • bandude49@aol.com • MORE

Chicago IL • Sunday May 24 • 12 noon - 2:00 pm • Schuba’s Acoustic Brunch • Schuba’s Acoustic Brunch • 3159 N. Southport • Reserve your table 773 525 2508 • www.schubas.com • MORE

Chicago IL • Tuesday May 26 • 9:30 pm • The Jack Clark Five • a special evening with Old Town School friends Jack Clark, the Pickin’ Bubs & MD sittin in together • The Grafton Pub & Grill • 4530 N. Lincoln Avenue (one door south of the Old Town School) • No cover • great menu • 773 271 9000 • www.thegrafton.com

South Haven MI • Saturday May 30 • 1:00 pm • How to Play the 5-String Banjo for beginners by Pete Seeger • Based on Seeger’s classic instruction book, this 80 minute workshop will get you headed down the banjo trail first blazed by America’s legendary songwriter, activist and folk icon • Bring a banjo in playable condition • $25 per person • Foundry Hall at the Warren Center • 540 Williams Street • 800 838 3006 • www.foundryhall.org • MORE

South Haven MI • Saturday May 30 • 3:00 pm • Acoustic Finger Style • Explore the art of finger picking! This 80 minute workshop will cover the basics of creating a simple accompaniment and work up to picking out familar melodies • Bring a guitar in playable condition • $25 per person • Foundry Hall at the Warren Center • 540 Williams Street • 800 838 3006 • www.foundryhall.org • MORE

South Haven MI • Saturday May 30 • 7:30 pm • An intimate evening with MD • Foundry Hall at the Warren Center • 540 Williams Street • $15 suggested • 800 838 3006 • order tickets online • www.foundryhall.org • MORE

Lake Odessa MI Sunday May 31 • 2:00 pm • Bob’s Barn Jamboree • 1417 Johnson Street • 616 374 8205 • bobwarner40@gmail.com • MORE

Inverness iL • Saturday June 6 • 6:00 pm • Inverness Country Club • Private event

Rolling Meadows IL • Sunday June 7 • 2:00 pm • Arts Alive Concert Series • Rolling Meadows Library • 3110 Martin Lane • 847 259 6050 • www.rmlib.org

Palos Heights IL • Wednesday June 10 • 7:00 pm • Pete Seeger & the Power of Song • A sing along concert celebrating the life and music of folk icon Pete Seeger • FREE • Palos Heights Public Library • 12501 S. 71st Avenue • 708 448 1473 • www.palosheightslibrary.org

Evansville IN • Friday June 12 • 8:00 pm • Concerts at the Cabin • Reserve early • www.indianfolk.com

Pryor Hollow TN • Saturday & Sunday • June 13 & 14 • The Pickin Party Old Time Music Festival • Land Between the Lakes • The Dixie Volunteers, Common Thread, MD and many others • www.lbl.org

• a more complete schedule here

 Stay in touch • info@markdvorak.com • PO Box 181 • Brookfield IL 60513 • 312 315 4273