Deadheads’ delight: It’s Jerry Bash time again |

Deadheads’ delight: It’s Jerry Bash time again

The DeadBeats will honor Jerry Garcia Aug. 2-3 at the sixth annual Jerry Bash.
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The sixth annual Jerry Bash, honoring the late Jerry Garcia of the Grateful Dead, will be Aug. 2-3 at North Columbia Schoolhouse Cultural Center.

Kipchoge Spencer, Izzi Tooinsky and the DeadBeats, with guest Pete Grant in an acoustic set, will perform the first night. Bodhi Busick and The New West, Shekina Sehar and Evergreen, and the Deadbeats with Grant will perform the second night.

Grant is a founder of the New Riders of the Purple Sage and was pedal steel guitarist on the Grateful Dead’s album “Aoxamoxa.”

Both all-ages shows start at 7:30 p.m. Admission is $15 for one show or $25 for both and free for children age 12 and under. Tickets are at Herb Shop Records, Mother Truckers, BriarPatch and the door.

The Schoolhouse is at 17894 Tyler Foote Crossing Road.

Call 265-2826 for show information or 265-5728 for off-site camping information.

Pianist Jacek Mysinski will perform Aug. 2 at Miners Foundry Cultural Center.

Sponsored by the Gold Country Piano Institute, the 8 p.m. concert will feature works by Johann Sebastian Bach, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Ludwig van Beethoven and Frederic Chopin.

Mysinski was a featured soloist at Music in the Mountains’ June 26 concert and performed an all-Chopin concert for MIM two years ago.

Admission is $20 for adults, $12 for students and free for children age 12 and under. Tickets are at Broad Street Books, Harmony Books, The Book Seller and Odyssey Books.

Call 265-0395 for reservations or more information.

– Carol Feineman

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