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We invite you to join us for a small gathering with friends to enjoy exceptional and well known singer/songwriters and musicians
 in our living room filled with Música Del Río, "music of  the river"
 in Atascadero,  our town in the upper Salinas River Valley of California.


                                                                                     Fred & Sharon Munroe




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              

  Please Join Us!

Música Del Río house concerts are a private party for invited guests who RSVP with plans to attend.

We use a web based list management system to send invitations for the upcoming concert to everyone on our email list.

To be included on our  email invitation list, send an email to Musica Del Rio with the word "please" in the subject line. You must  include your name, where you live and a contact phone number, so we can reach you if there should ever be any last minute change of plans for a concert you are planning to attend.

 
What is going on here?
 


Música Del Río is a gathering of friends to enjoy outstanding acoustic music in our living room.

With room for about 60 friends; musicans and singer-songwriters find our  house concerts to be a joyous way to share the art of their craft.
 
100% of the donation you make to attend this gathering goes to the performers. We do this for the love of music, the love of friends to share it with and the love of opening our front door to make it happen.
 


 

Next Concert
And the "Who's Coming" page lists the artists and dates
for all confirmed future concerts.


 

 

Saturday, October 13                                       7:30 PM

  Ryanhood

 

NAMED "BEST GROUP/DUO" at the 2014 International Acoustic Music Awards (IAMA’s), acoustic-duo Ryanhood got their first break more than a decade ago as street-performers at Boston’s Quincy Market. It was there that Ryan Green and Cameron Hood were spotted by a college booking agent and dragged into the college touring scene, where Campus Activities Magazine would soon name them “one of the most requested acts by college buyers all across the country.”


Like two of our other artists at Música Del Río this season (F
lagship Romance & James Lee Stanley), Ryanhood has won a Premier Showcase spot at this year’s Folk Alliance International, FAR-West conference. We are honored that, right after that concert, they will be making a beeline to our living room just for our friends. 

Having first met in high school, as up and coming rock and jazz musicians, their collaboration was actually started just as they both went off to different colleges.  Ryan was off to the Berklee School of Music in Boston.  Cameron was an art student at the University of Arizona.  Mailing each other minidiscs of their musical writing and new song ideas, they would  refine their work together during academic breaks.  This collaboration evolved into their becoming professional busking street musicians at Quincy Market.

Cameron Hood’s rich lead vocals, along with Ryan Green’s explosive guitar and mandolin riffs, and their airtight vocal harmonies, together just really work the way exceptional music should.

Ryanhood has performed over 800 concerts in 45 states, and is considered the foremost example of cross-generational Americana in music today.  From living rooms, like ours, to college coffee houses,  Ryan Green and Cameron Hood have shown the folk community how the young leaders of two rival high school rock bands can turn long distance collaboration into some of the most talked about (and listened to) new acoustic music.

Join us for Ryanhood’s first visit to Música Del Río on Saturday October 13.