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March 6 is FREE CD Wednesday


Mark Dvorak makes a rare cabaret appearance Wednesday, March 6, from 5 pm to 8 pm at The Indigo Lounge located in the historic Hilton Orrington Hotel, 1700 Orrington Avenue, Evanston IL. 

Come for the show, an after-work drink or snack, or stay for dinner. The Indigo Lounge is one of Evanston's destination spots and now features Folk & Blues every Wednesday, presented by Bill's Blues and Lilfest Productions.

Receive your FREE CD - five titles to choose from. Click here or on the image. Print out the flyer and fill in your name, address and town. Turn it in between 5 pm and 8 pm on Wednesday, March 6 at The Indigo Lounge and select a free CD. …

Two new videos


Marquita Welch of Vermont IL, was in the audience November 10, 2012 at MD's Forest Park Nature Center in Peoria Heights. 

Marquita had her video camera rolling and captured two songs from the concert - The City of New Orleans and  MD's encore, We Become. Nice going Marquita!

To view The City of New Orleans click here.

To order the CD, The Streets of Old Chicago, click here.

To view We Become, click here or on the image above. 

To order the CD, Time Ain't Got Nothin' On Me, click here.

Someone to Watch Over Me


Listen to MD demonstrate his arrangement of the Gershwin classic, "Someone to Watch Over me in the Old Town School of Folk Music class, American Standards for Folk Guitar.

Click here to listen.

Download and print the tablature here. Download and print the classroom handout here.

The class is currently running and in its fourth week, but will offered again in Session 2 beginning March 5, 2013. 

For more information and a link to enroll online go here.

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