Historical music programs


Stay in touch: 

Mark Dvorak

PO Box 181, Brookfield IL 60513


312 315 4273 • 708 442 0823

Mark tours coast to coast and welcomes all reasonable inquiries. 

The American Folk Song

An educational program which examines the roots of American music through examples from African and British Isles traditions. Read more here.

Once I Had an Old Banjo

A concert packed with songs and interesting stories about the origins and evolution of this uniquely American instrument. Read more here.

Pete Seeger & the Power of Song • With MD & the Old Town School Folk Chorus. Celebrating the life, legacy and timeless songs of Pete Seeger, who passed away in January, 2014 at age 94. Stories and lots of great sing along favorites. Read more here. Get in touch here.

The Life & Songs of Woody Guthrie • With MD & violinist Lynne E. Malnekoff. "The Life & Songs of Woody Guthrie" is a scripted, 55-minute  presentation which includes a biographical background on Guthrie, readings from his vast collection of essays and letter, and of course, lots of great songs from America's iconic folk ballad maker. Read more hereGet in touch here.

A Tribute to Lead Belly

An informative and illuminating program highlighting the songs and legacy of one of America's most iconic folk artists. Read more here.

A Tribute to Carl Sandburg: The People, Yes

A timeless presentation celebrating the poetry of Illinoisan Carl Sandburg and his American song bag. Read more here.

Just Something My Grandma Used to Sing • An autobiographical and entertaining program for senior and intergenerational audiences. Read more hereGet in touch here.

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