Friends of the Lisle Library
Concert Schedule

Lisle Public Library
777 Front Street
Lisle, IL 60532 (Map)
630-971-1675

Concerts are in Meeting Room A/B and are free. Refreshments are served. Sponsored by the Friends of the Lisle Library.


2:00 PM, Sunday, January 7, 2018
Mark Dvorak - A Tribute to Pete Seeger

Mark Dvorak is a folk singerís folk singer who follows unerringly in the footsteps of artists like Woody Guthrie, Lead Belly, Big Bill Broonzy and Art Thieme. His natural style of performing can make an old song sound new and a new song sound familiar. Entertaining warmth, sincerity, and distinctive talent have distinguished Mark Dvorak as one of todayís important folk artists.

2:00 PM, Sunday, February 18, 2018
Matt Watroba

Many know Matt Watroba as the voice of folk music in Michigan for his work with Detroit Public Radio and host of Folks Like Us, Sing Out Radio Magazine and Folk Alley. These connections have helped shape a repertoire and presentation that is unique on stages across the state and country. He is committed to inspiring the world to sing, one town at a time. Matt Watroba is one of those singers that songwriters live for.  He has terrific taste in music, possesses an outstanding voice and the ability to not only to perform beautifully, but to teach audiences the songs as he sings them.

2:00 PM, Sunday, March 4, 2018
Jason & Ginger - A Salute to Women of the Blues: Bessie and Billie

Blues duo Jason Finkel and Ginger Curry are experts on the women of the Blues, having devoted an entire album to covering their repertoire. Fittingly, one of their sets will focus on Bessie Smith, the Empress of the Blues, and the other will focus on Billie Holiday, Lady Sings the Blues - in honor of Women's History Month.

2:00 PM, Sunday, April 22, 2018
Kitty Pleasure - Music of the Movies