Leu Gardens Previous shows

Past Leu Gardens Shows

(thanks to Stuart Hall for documentation)


January 25 Larry Mangum and the Cowboy Orchestra, Garrison Doles

February 22 Bob and Joline Patterson, Lis and Lon Williamson

April 26 Jeanie Fitchen

June 28 Roadside Revue, Clyde Walker

July 12 Summer Sampler, featuring Patchwork, Jesse Sam Owens, Robin and Eddy

July 26 Magda Hiller, Bob Rafkin

August 30 New River Bluegrass

September 27 M.T. Pawketts / The Cook Trio - Split Bill - no opener

October 25 Mindy Simmons Men of the House

November 29 The Ashley Gang, Jonathan Hodge/Gailanne Amundsen

December 27 Bob Rafkin, Doug Spears, Jackson Creek


January 27 Steve Gillette and Cindy Mangsen

February 24 Acoustic Eidolon Opening: Patty and Mike

April 27 Bill Stanes

June 29 Tom Kimmel Opening Doug Spears

July 13 Summer Sampler, featuring Carrie Hamby, Grant Peeples and MT Pawketts

July 27 Jack Williams Opening Stevens, Worrell & McKee

August 31 Black Rose/Jamie DeFrates & Susan Brown

September 14 Fall Sampler, featuring Bing Futch, Matt Sabatella, and Ennis Pruitt

September 28, James Hawkins and Cold Harbor, Surf Road Project

October 26 Bob Rafkin Opening Ron Jonshon & Mary Matthews

November 30 Richard Gilewitz Opening The Morse family band

December 28 Ben Dehart, Jerry Mincey and Chuck Hardwicke


April 29th Harvey Reid

June 24 Rod MacDonald

July 8 Summer Sampler: Jeri Long Simpson,

Jai Michael Barry, John Cunningham, Stuart Hall

July 29 Dave Potts

August 26 Carla Ulbrich Sheryl Paige

September 9 No Guitars Allowed

September 30 David Mallett opening: Cyd Ward

October 28 Vicki Genfan Bari Clark

Nov. 25 Deidre McCalla opening: Doug Spears

December 30 David LaMotte opening: Dan Gribbin


January 29: National Act Mangsen & Gillette

February 26: National Act Small Potatoes

March 26: No Live@Leu show, the Leu Gardens Flower Show

April 30: National Act Don White

May: No Live@Leu show this month: See you at White Springs

June 25: Ellen Bukstel & Nick Annis 2 Miami artists together

July 16: 6th Annual Summer Sampler

July 30: Ken Skeens & Leigh Goldsmith premiering their new CD!!!

August 27:Bob Rafkin--premiering his newest CD!!!

September 10: No Guitars Allowed Part IV

September 24: Tammerlin

October 29: Florida's own Songbird: Mindy Simmons

November 26: World-famous Annie Wenz

December 17: Irish sensation Brendan Nolan


January 30: Tammerlin (CD Release Special!!!)

February 27: Sno Rogers

March 27: The St. Patty's Day return of Irish sensation Brendan Nolan

April 24: National Act Carla Ulbrich

May: No Live @ Leu Concert, FFF @ White Springs

June 26: The Ashley Gang

July 17: 5th Annual Summer Sampler

July 31: National Act Michael Smith (10th Anniversary of this series!!!)

August 28: Miami Performer Special: Ellen Bukstel & Grant Livingston

September 11: No Guitars Allowed, volume 3

September 25: Amy Carol Webb

October 30: Sam Pacetti and his trio (featuring Gabe Valla)

November 27: Jon Semmes

December 18: National Act Jack Williams


January 25: National Folk Act Mangsen & Gillette

February 13: Annie Wenz!!! FREE CONCERT!!! 8 PM, Friday night.

February 29: Bruce Peiphoff

April 25: The 24th Street Klezmer Band

May: No Live @ Leu Concert, FFF @ White Springs

June 27: Bob Rafkin

July 11: 4th Annual Summer Sampler

July 25: Valla, Turner, & Williamson

August 29: No Guitars Allowed (volume 3)

September 12: Mad Agnes

September 26: Mindy Simmons <--Cancelled from Hurricane Jeanne

October 31: Magda Hiller

November 28: Clearwater Connection

December 26: Mindy Simmons


January 26: National Folk Act Small Potatoes!!!

February 23: National Folk Act Rachel Bissex!!!

March 16: Special Added Event--Folk Legend Bill Staines!!!

March 30: No Leu Show

April 27: Folk Legend Harvey Reid!!!

May: No Live @ Leu Concert, go to FFF @ White Springs

June 29: The Ashley Gang

July 13: Summer Sampler (7 of Orlando's finest in 1 afternoon)

July 27: Brendan Nolan

August 31: Bluegrass Sensation Sno Rogers

September 14: TBA (Extra Leu show)

September 28: The crazy Carla Ulbrich

October 26: TBA

November 30: National Touring Folk Act Jack Williams

December 28: Amy Carol Webb


June 30th: Tammerlin, w opening act Dell Hoyt

July 14th: Summer Sampler (free)

Michael Barry, Barry Brogan, SusieCool, Joe McCarthy, Bob Neace,

Jen Pumo, Monica Rabino, JD Smith,

July 28th: Jak Kelly

August 25th: Steve Blackwell and friends

September 8th: (No guitars allowed) Lisa Firestone, piano. Doug Halper,

hammered dulcimer, and David Novak, storyteller.

September 29th: Rod MacDonald & Marie Nofsinger

October 27th: Terri Binion and Paul Sprawl

November 24th: Valla, Turner and Williamson

December 15th: Bob Rafkin and Mindy Simmons benefit concert


January 28: Hot Flash

February 25: David Mallett / Cyd Ward

March: No Leu Concert, Flower Show: SusieCool, Buck & Maggie, Common Ground

April 29: Upsala

May: No Live @ Leu Concert, go to FFF @ White Springs

June 24: Clearwater Connection / CrawDad & Wilde Thyme

July 15: 1st Annual Summer Sampler: Mark Smith, Patty Crago, Jack Kapanka, Lisa Firestone, Philip Weidner, Stephen Currence, Serina Jung, Doug Halper, Bob Sanders

July 29: Bob Rafkin / No opener

August 12: WingNuts / AKA Darryl (Lewis & Dolamore)

August 26: Jazzmin / Tara & friends

September 30: Sam Pacetti / Jim Carrick

October 28: Grant Livingston & James Hawkins / No opener

November 25: Amy Carol Webb / Ed White

December 16: Sno Rogers / John Gallagher


January: Hot Flash / Mark Fackeldy

February: Simple Gifts / Meadowsong

March: No Leu Concert, Flower Show--

Paul Gerardi, Rosewood, Stan Geberer & JD Smith, JenRic

April 30: Benefit for JU Lee--

Dell Hoyt, Common Ground, Peter Easton, Bob Rafkin & The Easter Island Boys

May: No Live @ Leu Concert, FFF @ White Springs

June 25: Cyd Ward & Main Street / Dell Hoyt

July 9: Dulcimer Workshop with John Blosser

July 30: Tammerlin

August 27: Celtic Workshop with JenRic

September 24: Clyde Walker /Stan Geberer & JD Smith

October: No Concert

November 26: Jeannie Fitchen / Bill & Eli Perras

December 17: Mindy Simmons


January 31: Gillette/Mangsen / No opener

February: Harvey Reid / No Opener

February 28: Al Scortino & Norm McDonald / Tom Cordle

March: No Leu Concert, Flower Show--

Stan Geberer, Barry Brogan, Jeri Simpson, Rosewood, Tom Cordle

April 25: Friedlander and Hall / Meadow Song

May 30: Jack Williams / Larry Dolamore

June 27: Mark Smith / Cathy & John Benton

July 25: Ruth King with LaRue / Paul Gerardi

August 29: Upsala / Sarah Nash

September 26: Mindy Simmons / Windi & Cindi

October 31: Clearwater Connection / Jeri Simpson

November 28: Common Ground / Barry Brogan

December: No Concert /Merry Christmas


January 25: Dell Suggs / Buck Snelson

February 22: Adie Gray & Dave McKenzie / Larry Dolamore

March 29: Cyd Ward, J.D. Smith, Bob Corey, Barry Brogan

April 26: Sam Pacetti & Kate McLeod / No opener

May 17: Jazzmin / Steve Buell

June 28: Jalape�o Brothers / Paul Gerardi

July 26: David Dowling / Stuart Hall

August 30: Myriad / Jeff Friberg

September 27: Dave Mallett / Cyd Ward

October 25: Roy Book Binder / No opener

November 29: Bill Staines / Ed White

December 27: Lon & Lis Williamson / Tara


January 26: Zizi, KZ, and Doug Spears

February 23: Jeannie Fitchen

March 16: Uncle Waldo's Ant Farm

April 27: Tom Cordle

May 11: The Burns Sisters / Stillwater

June 29: Sam Pacetti

July 27: Bob Rafkin

August 31: Bob Kogut's Pinegrove Bluegrass Band

September 28: Rod MacDonald

October 26: Michael Smith

November 30: Bill Staines

December 28: Merry Christmas Party


January 7: Roy Book Binder

January 28: Myriad / Aurora's Choice

February 25: Ken Skeens & Leigh Goldsmith / Buck Snelson

March 31: The Wingnuts / Doug Spears

April 28: Sam Milner

May: No Concert--Go to FFF @ White Springs instead

June 30: Don Grooms / Sue Grooms

July 28: Charley Groth

August 25:

September 29: The Porchdogs

October 27:

November 24:

December 29:


The first Live @ Leu Gardens!!!

July 30: David Dowling / Wednesday Tunes

August 27: Bob Rafkin & the Easter Island Boys / Brian Stehli

September 24: J.U. and Wanda Lee / Larry Dolamore

October 29: Bob & Dana Kogut / K.C. King

November 26: Marie Nofsinger / Pete Easton

December 31: Simple Gifts / Jes' Folk