Mike Agranoff

Upcoming Gigs

Thu. - Sun.
Nov. 8 - 11
Stamford, CT NERFA Crowne Plaza Stamford Hotel
2701 Summer St,
Stamford, CT 06905
Once again I will be attending this regional conference and gabfest for the Folk Community. The weekend is packed with workshops, seminars, and showcases where performers, presenters, press, radio, luthiers, and others in the "industry" can connect and do business. I have a number of showcases scheduled:
Thu. night: 11:30PM - 11:15 PM, Rm. 2031 "Midnight Hoot"
Thu. night / Fri. morning: 2:15AM - 2:30AM, Rm. 2092 Sideman Showcase"
Fri. night / Sat. morning 1:15 - 1:45 AM, Rm. 2039 "Focus Showcase"
Fri. night / Sat. morning, 2:00 - 2:20 AM, Rm. 2090 "Song Box Showcase"
Saturday night / Sunday morning, 1:00 - 1:30 AM, Rm. 2105 "Access Film-Music Blue Room"
Saturday night / Sunday morning, 2:00 - 2:30 AM, Rm. 2068 (Full half hour solo) "Lilfest Showcase"
November 17
7:30 PM
Bloomfield Hills, MI MAMA'S COFFEEHOUSE Birmingham Unitarian Church
38651 Woodward Avenue
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304
MAMA's Coffeehouse is a monthly acoustic music concert series hosted by the Birmingham Unitarian Church. Founded in 1993, MAMA's brings an eclectic mix of regional and national performers to the Detroit metro area. Admission is $15 ($13 for students and seniors). My performance will be preceded by an Open Mic and an opening act.
November 18
5:00 PM
Ann Arbor, MI CAILEIGH HOUSE CONCERTS A private home in Ann Arbor. Call or email for directions and reservations.
Ann Arbor, MI 48108
Caileigh House Concerts present wonderful musicians in a warm and friendly setting located between Ann Arbor and Saline. Snacks, coffee and tea are included. Free parking. Suggested donation $15.00.

What's a "house concert", you ask? Pretty much what it sounds like: a concert in someone's home. the most intimate way to hear music. Here's a short video that describes the concept.
December 7
7:30 PM
Morristown, NJ THE MINSTREL ACOUSTIC CONCERT SERIES Morristown Unitarian Fellowhsip
21 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ 07960
The first Friday in December has been the Minstrel's annual Chorus Song Night, an evening of songs designed for you, the audience to sing. I will be going round-robin with Ken Schatz, Carrie Cantor, and Jerry Krantman in leading songs with choruses, old favorites, easily picked- up songs, and others. If you like to sing, this is the night for you.
December 31
6:00PM - midnight
Saratoga Springs, NY FIRST NIGHT SARATOGA Various venues throughout the city center
47 Phila St.
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
First Night is a New Years Eve celebration practiced in many cities around the United States, and Saratoga Springs has been hosting one for decades. It is a family-friendly, alcohol-free event where 350+ artists perform in 30 venues, all within walking distance of each other in the town center. And you may attend any performance over the course of the evening for the cost of a single low-priced ticket. The entertainment encompasses music of all sorts, dance, comedy, theater, circus arts...and me! And fireworks at midnight to ring in the new year.
My performances will at 7:00 and 9:00 PM at Site #8: Empire State College, Room 103.
February 2
7:30 PM
Wrentham, MA OCC COFFEEHOUSE Original Congregational Church of Wrentham
1 East Street
Wrentham, MA 02093
OCC Coffeehouse is in its 5th season, presenting an eclectic series of concerts in the Original Congregational Church (now celebrating its 326th year). Concerts are every 3 or 4 weeks from September through May. I will be opening for comedic singer and storyteller, Don White. Tickets are $20 in advance, or $25 at the door.
February 10
8:00 PM
Princeton, NJ MUSIC AT MALTBY'S A private home in Princeton, NJ
128 Stone Cliff Road
Princeton, NJ 08540
Music at Maltby's is a monthly house concert series at a private home in Princeton. The music presented is very eclectic; from jazz to opera to (yes) folk. $20 suggested donation, variable based on your own circumstances. Suggested donation: $20. Casual dress and BYOB. RSVP is requested by email. For those of you who were at my show at Maltby's in June of 2017, I will be doing mostly different material from that show, but maybe with one or two favorites repeated. Any requests? Send me an email. ,
What's a "house concert", you ask? Pretty much what it sounds like: a concert in someone's home. the most intimate way to hear music. Here's a short video that describes the concept.
May 4
7:00 PM
Boonville, NY CAMP BENJAMIN A private home in Boonville, NY. Call or email for reservations and directions.
Boonville, NY 13309
Camp Benjamin is a rural retreat center hosting programs for the nonprofit org "wholesome living, inc." Come to the best barn concerts in Boonville! 7:00 PM for concert or 6:00 PM for potluck supper. Suggested donation: $10 - $15.
May 5
8:00 PM
Ithaca, NY BOUND FOR GLORY Anabel Taylor Hall
548 College Ave, Cornell Univ.
Ithaca, NY 14853
I am proud to be part of the 51st year of North America's longest running live folk concert broadcast, originating in Ithaca, N.Y. approximately 32 Sundays a year since l967. Admission is free. If you can't get to the show, you can listen live on WVBR, 93.5 FM, or on the web at WVBR.com. However, the only way to get the show in high def and 3-D is to be at the concert itself. And Phil Shapiro, the show's host throughout its existence is best appreciated in 3-D.