- Doors open 30 minutes prior to show time.
- Day, Date, Time, and Ticket prices are as indicated
on our schedule.
- Tickets may be purchased or reserved in advance
for most concerts. Use the links on the schedule
page. (To reserve tickets by phone, call 630/627-
0171 and leave a message with your name, email or
phone #, specify which concert and the number of
tickets you desire.) Reserved unpaid tickets will be
held until 10 minutes before show time. Ticket
reservations will not be accepted for our Oct. 18, 2014
- Seating is first come first choice, with few
exceptions. (Season subscribers get preferred
- Refreshments are available for $1.00 during
Join us at Maple Street Chapel Folk Concerts where we present monthly acoustic/folk concerts (Sept-May)
featuring both locally and internationally known artists. The American Gothic design of the 1870s Chapel provides the
added benefit of superior, built-in acoustics. Come hear it for yourself.
|General Concert Information
|Keeping live music alive since 1984, at Main & Maple in Lombard, IL
|A Folk Alliance member organization and 2014 FARM (Folk Alliance Region Midwest) Sponsor.
|30th ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION
|Saturday, October 18, 2014, 4:00 PM
$30 advance/ $35 door - general seating
**Front row is sold out**
SAT | NOV. 29, 2014, 7:30pm | $20
Lee Murdock with Blue Horizon: the Christmas Ship Concert
An annual tradition, this holiday concert commemorates the turn-of-the-century
tradition of ships carrying Christmas trees to Great Lakes port cities to give to
the needy. Murdock is heralded as “the premier interpreter of songs and tales
about the Great Lakes.”
|30th Anniversary Celebration 10-Act Concert
Saturday, October 18, 2014 @4:00 PM
See our page ALL ABOUT this event:
30th Anniversary Page
SAT | DEC. 6, 2014, 7:30pm | freewill offering
Yule Sing-along Holiday Sing (You'll Sing-along)
We provide the song leaders and songbooks, and you provide your voices at
our 30th annual holiday community sing-along. Bring your family to this Village
of Lombard Jinglebell Jubilee event.
SUN | JAN. 4, 2015, 3:00pm | $20
It's our 9th annual New Year's bluegrass show with Special C. Come enjoy
their showmanship and vast repertoire, including bluegrass standards,
original compositions, and songs from other genres performed in the
SAT | FEB. 14, 2015, 7:30pm | $15
Red Tail Ring
Be it a traditional tune or an original composition, Michael Beauchamp and
Laurel Premo infuse each song with musical imagination, haunting harmonies,
and instrumental artistry. With fiddle, banjo, mandolin, jawharp, and even
foot stomping, the Michigan duo brings new time roots to old time sounds.
SAT | MAR. 7, 2015, 7:30pm | $15
Hounds of Finn
Based in St. Paul, MN, this lively foursome creates exhilarating and
intriguing original music — with a fresh, dynamic sound that is all their own
— by melding folk, pop, and rock with Americana and Celtic inﬂuences.
SAT | APR. 18, 2015, 7:30pm | $15
Double Bill! Jonathan Byrd and Sally Barris
Byrd combines the Texas songwriting tradition with southern storytelling
and hot guitar picking. A stalwart of modern folk music, audiences enjoy
his warmth, gentle humor, and laid-back Southern charm. Barris’ music
makes an indelible impression no matter whom you’ve heard sing her
songs (like Martina McBride or Lee Ann Womak). Folks are most
captivated by her bright spirit and high mountain soprano voice.
SAT | MAY 2, 2015, 7:30pm | $15
Dave Rudolf & Friends
Grammy nominated, Gold record winner and reigning goofball, Rudolf delivers a fun, feel-
good concert. His songs have been featured on Dr. Demento and other national radio
shows. Dave will play some of your favorite artists, as well as originals from his 29
albums. A well-connected veteran, you never know who might show up to play along. (If
the 3 Wise Guys are in tow, you’ll be treated to heart-n-soul-stirring 3-part harmonies.)
No ticket needed.
Come sing along!
|Maple Street Chapel
220 South Main Street
Lombard, IL 60148