Thursday, April 28, 9:30 PM-9:40 PM Folk Alliance International Midwest (FARM) Performance Lane — virtual show. My portion at ~ 9:30 but the show starts at 8—there will be lots of great musicians. Zoom in! https://fb.me/e/380yfa1ry
Saturday, April 23, Umstead Coalition (outdoor festival) https://umsteadcoalition.org/event-4444129
One of my favorite gigs each year is to MC this event and sing on the main stage. Details coming soon.
Thursday, March 30, 4 PM-6 PM EDT, People’s Music Network, https://us06web.zoom.us/j/84060006633?pwd=bnFVMThhRkdFWnFQeXZQcUpKTy9jQT09 Passcode: PMN
Thursday, March 17, The Loop at the Armory Virtual singer/songwriter showcase streaming from Somerville, MA. 7PM – 10PM. 30 minute set, TBA. Also on stage: Rick Drost, Erin Ash Sullivan and Bernie Drury. Join through Facebook or Youtube.
Sunday, March 13 Open Mic America Show starts at 8:00 PM, My part at ~ 9:30 PM. This virtual gathering features performing artists from all over the US. Tune into the Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NOvorsboSfIBe assured, this will be a great show! http://openmicamerica.com/index.html
Monday, February 28, 7 PM – 9 PM, Club Passim Virtual Open Mic. https://www.passim.org/ This is one of the BEST open Mics — lots of great talent. Watch from Facebook https://www.facebook.com/clubpassim/live_videos/or Youtube https://www.youtube.com/clubpassim. I’ll be on at ~ 8 PM, show starts at 7.
Wednesday, November 17, 7-9 PM Yonder in Hillsborough (private club) Songwriters in the Round with Kirk Ridge and Lynn Swisher Spears
Sunday Oct. 6 private event.
Sunday, June 27, 10:30 AM 2021, Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Raleigh, worship service — FIRST LIVE PERFORMANCE in 1 1/2 years!
Saturday, May 2, 11 AM Facebook Live show called Philly Folk Scene and Beyond. Host Ray Naylor shows videos of live shows of about five artists. Access through his Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/raysings
Sunday, May 3, 1-3 The Mic is Yours on Facebook. This is a ladies only performance. I’ll be sharing the stage with many other fabulous gals. Find us at https://www.facebook.com/pg/themicisyoursladies/
Of course, everything for the next few months has been cancelled. BUT, I am posting “mini-performances” nearly everyday on my Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/bettpadgettmusic/
A song almost every day. Come visit!
Sunday, March 29, 3:00-6:00 PM, “Singing Women’s Sunday” at Special Treats, 1129 Weaver Dairy Rd Unit AF, Chapel Hill, NC 27514. Sharing the afternoon with Lisa Rhodes and Leslie Land, and Karyn Oliver.
Saturday, April 18 Umstead Festival/Walk, Run, Bike for Umstead. details TBA
Sunday, April 19, 6-6:45 PM, Bett and Fred (Breidt on Bass), Food Truck Rodeo, Orange United Methodist Church, 1220 Martin Luther King Blvd. , Chapel Hill; Family fun, food, games and music!
Saturday, October 17, Wake Forest Listening Room, details TBA
May 13-17, SERFA Chattanooga, TNMany of these shows in 2020 were cancelled due to Covid-19.
Friday, March 6, 3:30, Private event with Mosskateers
Friday, February 21, 7:30 PM Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Raleigh Coffeehouse, 3313 Wade Ave Raleigh, NC
Saturday, February 15 3:00-4:30, Yoga of Devotion with Rani Margolin at Bliss Body Yoga, Lake Boone Trail, Raleigh, NC. Bhakti Flow, chanting. Visit https://blissbody-yoga.com/ for details.
Sunday, February 9, 11:00 AM, Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Raleigh service, 3313 Wade Ave, Raleigh, NC 27607
Saturday, February 8, 3:30, Private event with Moasskateers
Saturday, January 25, 7:00 PM, concert at the Joyful Jewel in Pittsboro with Fred Breidt on bass. This is a delightful crafts and gift shop in the heart of town. There is a sweet, intimate listening room in the back. Tickets are $10 and can be found at:
Friday, January 24, private Burns EventFriday,
January 17, 7:30 PM Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Raleigh Coffeehouse, 3313 Wade Ave Raleigh, NC 27607, USA
Thursday, January 9, 2:00 PM, private event with Mosskateers.
Saturday, December 21, Private event, Arden, NC.
Sunday, December 15, Private event.
Saturday, December 14, Private event.
Thursday, December 12, 2:30 PM, Private event with Mosskateers.
Friday, December 6, private event
Friday, November 22, 7-8 PM, Pass the Hat Radio show with friends. Tune in! You can see an archive of this show at https://whupfm.org/show/pass-the-hat/
Sunday, November 17, 1:30-2:30 PM, Ethical Humanist Society of the Triangle (https://ncethicalsociety.org/), songs for our times. 200 S Elliott Rd, Chapel Hill, NC 27514
Friday, November 15, 7:30 – 9:00 pm, Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Raleigh Coffeehouse, 3313 Wade Ave Raleigh, NC 27607, USA
Friday, November 8, 3:30 PM, Private event with Mosskateers.
Friday, November 1, 3:00 PM, Private event with Mosskateers.
Friday, October 25, 7:30 PM CD Release Benefit for Love Wins Community Engagement Center at the Community United Church of Christ, 814 Dixie Trail, Raleigh, NC 27607.
Saturday, October 12, 8:00 PM House Concert, Raleigh, pre-CD release concert
Friday, September 20, 7:30 – 9:00 pm, Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Raleigh Coffeehouse, 3313 Wade Ave Raleigh, NC 27607, USA
Friday, September 20, 12:30, CLIMATE STRIKE, Halifax Mall, 300 N Salisbury St, Raleigh, NC 27603 Raleigh, NC
Friday, September 6, 5 PM, Private event with Mosskateers.
Friday, August 23rd, 3 PM, Private event with Mosskateers.
Monday, July 1, 9:00 AM 20th Anniversary Celebration of The Relocation of Cape Hatteras Lighthouse, Buxton, NC.
Sunday, June 16, 6:30 PM Southern Village Music on the Green Concert Series, Chapel Hill. Sharing the evening with Jamie Anderson.
Friday, June 14, 3:00 PM, Private event with Mosskateers.
SERFA Chattanooga, TN
Sunday, May 12, 2 PM, Private event at UUFR, Raleigh, NC.
Friday, May 10, 3 PM, Private event with Mosskateers
Wednesday, May 8, Songwriter Showcase at Cafe Montmartre at Lake Anne, Reston Virginia, 7:00 pm.
Tuesday, May 7, New Deal Café 8:00 – 8:30pm 113 Centerway, Greenbelt, MD 20770 Description: Featured artist at a singer/songwriter showcase.
Sunday, April 28, 4:00 PM, Big Porch House Concert in Durham. Reservations are necessary; donations of $20 appreciated. Contact email@example.com for information.
Sunday, April 28, 11 AM, Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Raleigh. Service on gun violence and loss.
Friday, April 26, 3 PM, private event with Mosskateers
Sunday, April 21, Hootenanny Cafe radio at http://www.wtbq.com/ . Host Jon Stein presents a 30 minute mini concert of my music (listen live button on the right) or later on the podcast at http://talentconnections.com/podcasts.shtml )
Saturday, April 13, 9:00 AM Run, Walk, Bike for Umstead State Park, main stage
Friday, March 15 Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Raleigh Coffeehouse, 7:30 – 9:00pm 3313 Wade Ave Raleigh, NC 27607, USA
Friday, March 1, Private event, Raleigh
Friday, February 15, Bynum Country Store 7:00 – 9:00pm 950 Bynum Rd Pittsboro, NC 27312, USA Description: This outdoor venue is going indoors now! Beginning this year, they are offering concerts inside as well.
Saturday, February 9. Private Event, Wilmington, NC
Saturday, February 2, Private event, Arden, NC
Friday, January 25 Private Event
Friday, January 18, 2019
Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Raleigh Coffeehouse, 7:30 – 9:00 pm 3313 Wade Ave Raleigh, NC 27607, USA
Friday, December 21 Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Raleigh Coffeehouse, 7:30 – 9:00pm 3313 Wade Ave Raleigh, NC 27607, USA
Friday, November 16, Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Raleigh Coffeehouse, 7:30 – 9:00pm 3313 Wade Ave Raleigh, NC 27607, USA
Friday, November 2 Benefit Concert for Love Wins Community Engagement Center 7:30 – 9:30pm Community United Church-Christ 814 Dixie Trail, Raleigh, NC 27607, USA Description: Suggested donations of $10 per person are appreciated. All the money raised will go to Love Wins Community Engagement Center.
Thursday October 25 – Sunday October 28 Folk Alliance Regional Midwest in Grand Rapids Michigan (FARM)
Wednesday, October 24 Fiddler’s Hearth 8:30 – 9:30pm South Bend IN, USA
Monday, October 22 Private House Concert 7:30 – 9:00pm Bowling Green KY, USA
Tuesday, October 2 WCOM Radio The Revolution Starts Now – (Topical Song Show) 4:00 – 5:00pm Description: Tune in to a radio interview with music and singing on Art Menius’s show 103.5 FM, Streaming live at https://wcomfm.org/
Friday, September 28th Private Event, Raleigh, NC
Friday, September 21 Memorial Service for Alfie Olson, Raleigh NC, 6:30 – 7:30 PM
Friday, September 7 WHUP Radio Pass the Hat 7:00 – 8:00pm Description:Listen live at https://whupfm.org/ Radio interview with music.
Sunday, September 2 UUFR Service 11:00am – 12:00pm 3313 Wade Ave Raleigh, NC 27607, USA Description: I’ll be singing two songs about compassion.
Friday, August 17 The Roost 5:00 – 8:00pm 2000 Fearrington Village Center Pittsboro, NC 27312, USA Description: Enjoy the wonderful atmosphere, fine dining and music!
Friday, July 20 UUFR Coffeehouse 7:30 – 9:00pm 3313 Wade Ave Raleigh, NC 27607, USA
Saturday, June 16 Farewell Concert for Yuri 7:00 – 8:30pm 3313 Wade Ave Raleigh, NC 27607, USA Description: Farewell concert for Yuri Yamamoto, choir director at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Raleigh. Free to the public in the sanctuary.
Friday, June 15 UUFR Coffeehouse 7:30 – 9:00pm 3313 Wade Ave Raleigh, NC 27607, USA
Wednesday, May 16, – Saturday, May 19 South East Regional Folk Alliance (SERFA) at the Montreat Conference Center in Black Mountain