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February Composer Birthday Discounts
On February 22, 2018 By admin

During the month of February, Watermelon Music is celebrating the birthdays of:

Felix Mendelssohn: Born February 3, 1809
Carl Czerny: Born February 21, 1791
George Frideric Handel: Born February 23, 1685

Mention their birthdays or place an online order, and receive 20% off of any titles by Mendelssohn, Czerny or Handel until the end of February.

We’ve also got hundreds of new titles in stock and available.  Click here for a link to print music added to our system within the last 30 days.

Open Mic Night! – Feb 25 @ 6pm
On February 22, 2018 By admin

Open Mic Night is back! Hosted by one of our own Watermelon Employees, Open Mic Night is a chance for you to come show off your skills! Bring your instrument and a 1-4 min song or act of your choice to play! This is a safe and supportive space for all artists and their friends to come and enjoy the thrill of making music. See ya’ll soon!

Highway Poets – Mar 24 @ 8pm
On February 22, 2018 By admin

Tickets: $10 (buy now!)

Rock and Soul! This up-and-coming soul group is joining us from Sonoma County with all original music, a classic Americana Soul vibe, and cool hats. Be ready March 24th for this band’s monster sound to rock the house!

The Highway Poets combine the finest elements of rock and soul into a captivating blend of original music. With influences from Rolling Stones to Nirvana, Black Keys to Otis Redding, Highway Poets’ live performance is an exciting mashup of new and classic influence. While touring the country in their renovated bus “Gus” they’ve shared stages with artists like Black Crowes, Lucinda Williams, Jackie Green, ALO, Johnny Winter, Tommy Castro, Blue Oyster Cult, Blitzentrapper, California Honeydrops, and Poor Man’s Whiskey as well as winning several Bay Area music awards. With a new full length album released in ’17 these guys are firing on all cylinders, be sure to check them out!

Ancient Future Duo – Apr 28 @ 8pm
On February 22, 2018 By admin

Tickets: $15 (buy now!)

One of the program variations of the trailblazing world fusion music ensemble, Ancient Future, this improve-focused duet features world guitar pioneer Matthew Montfort accompanied by Uzbek percussion virtuoso Abbos Kosimov. Strains of world music traditions of Central Asia, India, and Europe emanate from this duet performing renditions of music from Ancient Future’s ground breaking world music recordings as well as many new unreleased works!

Mateo Guzman – Feb 17 @ 8pm
On February 1, 2018 By admin

Join us for a romantic evening of Spanish Guitar and song this Valentines weekend! Bring your honey and a picnic basket and enjoy the sweet sensual sounds of Sonoma County artist Mateo Guzman.

Tickets are only $15 in advance (online or visit us in the watermelon store) and $20 at the door!