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Hungrytown 1-1/2 hours All 802-874-0091 $500 Internationally-touring acoustic/folk duo featuring close-harmony singing, guitars, mandolin, banjo and harmonica. P.O. Box 1082, West Townshend, VT 05359 While we are touring through Kansas We performed at 56 libraries in 2015. Please see our past performances at 1/15/2016 13:27:02
Jack and Kitty 45 to 60 minutes (at your request) Programs for: all ages, preschool, elementary, adults 323.510.6705 $400.00 – $500.00 (ask us about our group discounts!) Emmy Award winning organic vaudeville folk duo 4344 Bryant Ave. So. #4, Minneapolis MN 55409 None Visit: for references, reviews, testimonials and more! 1/20/2016 9:34:15
Monty Harper 45 minutes 4-12 405 762 9449 $300-$400 Monty performs original songs that celebrate books, reading, and libraries, tell stories and involve the audience with plenty of participation. 2419 N Monroe St, Stillwater, OK 74075 none Edmond, OK; Altus, OK; Hollis, OK; Lawton, OK; Stillwater, OK; Alva, OK; Fayetteville, AR; Perkins, OK; Meeker, OK; Ada, OK; McAlester, OK; Pioneer Library System (OKC, OK); Watonga, OK; Mustang, OK; Southlake, TX; McConnell AFB, KS; Haysville, KS; Wilburton, OK; Andale, KS; Andover, KS; Derby, KS; Duncan, OK 1/20/2016 9:42:34
Will Parker 30-60 min All Ages (Families) (979)373-8357 $300-$500, plus travel compensation Music for Kids Ages 1-100 5930 Aspen Garden, San Antonio, TX, 78238 None Mesa County Libraries Summer Reading Program Kickoff 2014 (Played 7 libraries in county), Other performances include festivals, schools, birthday parties, and other private events 1/27/2016 13:48:33
Alan Cunningham 1 hour 3-12 785-242-1331, 785-418-5469 $150 -$300, depending on travel time Alan has been entertaining kids with his original songs for years. The songs and the stories behind them make his show entertaining, active and fun for kids of all ages. They sing, dance and play instruments, and more than anything – have fun for the entire program. Alan is a music teacher who inspires kids to love music. He has performed through out Kansas and Missouri for years at libraires and festivals. He was the featured program for the Southeast Kansas Library System last summer, and was a hit where ever he went! 2460 Stafford Ter, Ottawa, KS 66067 none Sandy Wilkerson – SEKLS, Franklin County Literature Festival, Burlington Library, Linn Co Library, CCL Waverly Branch, Fort Scott Library, CCL Gridley Branch, Eureka Library, Parson Library, Coffeyville Library, Garnett Library, Humbolt Library, Independence Library, Pittsburg Library, Galena Library, Johnston Public Library (Baxter, Springs), Chanute Library, Ottawa Library, Caldwell Library, Wellsville Library, Johnson County Libraries (Gardner branch) 2/13/2016 12:24:32
Aaron Fowler 45-50 minutes 4-15 years old 316 207-4715 $325 plus travel (discounts available for multiple shows in the same area) There is nothing better than fun music to lift your spirits and energize your day. Bring your friends and make your way down to the library for a toe tapping, hand clapping, feet dancing good time with Mr. Aaron. Par for the course are songs that will have you learning about letters, storybook characters, authors and some really cool facts about our wonderful world. 1440 Park Place, Wichita, KS, 67203 none Mulvane Public Library, Wichita Public Library, Glasco Public Library, 11/15/2016 14:43:49
CYNTHIA SINGS AND DANCES! 45 minutes 3 and up 913/362-7353 $175 – $350 plus travel expense Join professional entertainer, Cynthia Ziesman, as she brings her music & movement theme performances to your library for year-round enjoyment. You have 7 themes to choose from and each child becomes a part of the show by learning a new dance, singing into the microphone, or competing in games and races. Grab your pony for some barrel racing in “Cowboy Country”; do the “Fabulous Fifties” bunny hop; Limbo at the “Summer Sizzler” beach party; wave a flag in the “Patriotic Pride” parade; or learn a royal dance at the “Disney Dreams” ball. For the holidays, be creepy & kooky at the spooktacular “Halloween Howls” party, or invite the “Electrifying Elf“ to charge up your Christmas celebration. 5517 W 50 TERRACE ROELAND PARK KS 66202 none KS Libraries: Atchison, Corning, Eudora, Emporia, Hiawatha, Holton, Horton, Johnson Co, Kansas City KS, Kearny County, Lansing, Leavenworth, Linwood, Olathe, Osawatomie, Overbrook, Paola, Seneca, Tonganoxie. MO Libraries: St. Joseph, North KC, Stanberry. 1/9/2017 19:19:09
Big Bang Boom as long as you need, but typically 45 minutes pre-k – 4th grade 336-254-5548 flexible and based on budget, size, etc Rockin' parent friendly kids music that integrates movement and life lessons. Tons of audience participation…there is no sitting down at a Big Bang Boom show! Award winning, national touring, professional musicians who have performed hundreds and hundreds of Summer Reading Programs, schools, festivals, camps, and more 🙂 714 Miller St Winston-Salem, NC 27103 We are touring through the area in late May, early June There are close to 100 libraries in NC and VA we have performed in the last 2 years, but closer to Kansas- Hardestry Regional Library, Tulsa OK; Bozeman LIbrary, Montana; Hays Library, KS; Kansas City Library; in North Carolina- Guilford County, Forsyth County, Cabarrus County, Durham County, Mecklenburg County, Davie County, Watauga County, Wilkes County, Transylvania County, Henderson County, Alamance County, Davidson County…this could go on for a while 🙂 3/29/2017 12:01:59
Rockin' Red 45 min – 1 hour 1-12 (605) 201-3828 300 + travel fees Energetic musical show filled with upbeat original music that engages children through dance moves, actions, and fun props. Sioux Falls, SD Full listing of libraries can be found on my website calendar. 1/6/2018 14:26:54
Rosie Cutrer 35-50 minutes depending on libraries needs Preschool-Upper Elementary 785-640-8845 $200 Musical Folktales and Origingal Children's music. 6033 SW 38th Street Topeka, KS 66610 none Topeka & Shawnee County Library, Plasa Branch of Kansas City Library, Linwood Community Library 2/15/2018 13:11:58
Bookin' Banjo Show 35-50 minutes depending on libraries needs Preschool-Upper Elementary 785-640-8845 $200 or $150 if two libraries book on same day Musical Folktales and Origingal Children's music performed by Rosie Cutrer 6033 SW 38th Street none Topeka & Shawnee County Library, Plasa Branch of Kansas City Library, Linwood Community Library 2/15/2018 15:43:28
The Kilted Man 1 hr ALL 9543305436 $300-$600 Traditional Irish and Scottish Music P.O. box 23, Johnstown, CO 80455 he Chili Public Library – Chili (Rochester), NY The Bennett Branch Public Library – Rangeview Library District – Bennett, CO Longmont Public Library – Longmont, CO Hearst Free Library – Anaconda, MT Valier Public Library – Valier, MT Missoula Public Library – Missoula, MT Chanhassen Public Library – Chanhassen, MN Norwood/Young America Public Library – Norwood/Young America, MN Angelo M. Iacaboni Public Library – Lakewood, CA Burbank Public Library – Burbank, CA Buena Vista Public Library – Burbank, CA Clovis Public Library – Clovis, CA Parkside Library – San Francisco, CA Newark Public Library – Newark, CA Oakley Public Library – Oakley, CA Santa Barbara Public Library – Santa Barbara, CA Goleta Public Library – Goleta, CA Solvang Public Library – Solvang, CA Redmond Public Library – Redmond, WA Sylvan Way Public Library – Bremerton, WA Port Orchard Public Library – Port Orchard, WA Deming Public Library – Deming, WA Kirkland Public Library – Kirkland, WA Kingsgate Public Library – Kirkland, WA Woodinville Public Library – Woodinville, WA Wailuku Public Library – Wailuku, HI Kihei Public Library – Kihei, HI Kahului Public Library – Kahului, HI Makawao Public Library – Makawao, HI Aiea Public Library – Aiea, HI Aina Haina Public Library – Aina Haina, HI Kapolei Public Library – Kapolei, HI Southeast Regional Library – Maricopa County Library System – Gilbert, AZ Fountain Hills Branch – Maricopa County Library System – Fountain Hills, AZ El Mirage Senior Center – Maricopa County Library System – El Mirage, AZ Hollyhock Senior Center – Maricopa County Library System – Surprise, AZ Northwest Regional Library – Maricopa County Library System – Surprise, AZ Ed Robson Branch – Maricopa County Library System – Sun Lakes, AZ Florence Public Library – Florence, AZ Flagstaff City – Coconino County Public Library – Flagstaff, AZ Mooresville Public Library – Mooresville, IN Pendleton Community Library – Pendleton, IN Alexandria/Monroe Public Library – Alexandria, IN Hancock county Library – Greenfield, IN Willoughby Public Library – Willoughby, OH Amherst Public Library – Amherst, OH Grafton-Midview Public Library – Grafton, OH Lorain Public Library – Lorain, OH Stow-Munroe Falls Public Library – Stow, OH Euclid Public Library – Euclid, OH Cuyahoga County Public Library – Mayfield Branch – Mayfield Village, OH Marvin Memorial Library – Shelby, OH Pataskala Public Library – Pataskala, OH Carrico-Ft. Thomas Public Library – Ft. Thomas, KY Florence Public Library – Florence, KY Cynthiana-Harrison Public Library – Cynthiana, KY Mount Sterling Public Library – Mt. Sterling, KY Grant County Public Library – Williamstown, KY Scott County Public Library – Georgetown, KY Decatur Public Library – Decatur, GA Bruton Memorial Library – Plant City, FL Holmes Public Library – Bonifay, FL Canby Public Library – Canby, OR 3/8/2018 13:50:15
Littlest Big Band 1 hour, shorter and up to 2.5 hours possible Family friendly, but geared toward adults 937-245-9165 Negotiable, $250 range preferred, but again negotiable American Standards music from 1920s thru 50s: Sinatra, Fitzgerald played and sung live intertwined with themes 1225 Smugglers Way, Centerville, OH 45459 Yes, we are Ohio-based but tour US semi-regularly Centerville-Washington Township Library, Centerville, OH; Mary L.Cook Library,Waynesville,OH 11/6/2018 8:24:44
Raggedy Edge 1-1/2 hours All 937-245-9165 $250 Original Folk Rock Duo 1225 Smugglers Way, Centerville, OH 45459 Yes, we are Ohio-based but tour US semi-regularly Washington-Centerville Public Library, Centerville, OH; Mary L. Cook Library, Waynesville, OH 11/6/2018 8:29:07
Thad Beach 50 minutes Ages 3-5, 5-12, All Ages 785-577-5181 $275, plus travel fees in some areas, discounts are available for tours, block booking and multiple performances 3.2.1…Blast Off to Ukulele Universe where you'll enter a galaxy of good times with stellar songs and stories from musician, songwriter and entertainer Thad Beach. You'll meet Astro Betty and the Little Green Dancing Man and be invited on a mission to join the Space Jam Crew to play a constellation of instruments. In Ukulele Universe everyone is a star! Salina, KS, 67401 none Galena, Russell, Pleasanton, Spearville, Kinsley, Leoti, Dodge City, Scandia, Atchison, Mankato, Oakley, Kismet, Beaver OK, Shattuck OK, Yale OK and more. 12/3/2018 4:38:51
Brad Allen 60-90 minutes Adults 816-779-1030 $400 – $1000 depending on distance Exciting Kansas City jazz performed by 3 of the area's finest musicians. Jazz and swing standards along with original compositions. 840 Quail Ridge Rd., Peculiar, MO 64078 None North Kansas City Public Library, Lacygne Public Library, Livingston County Library, Linwood Community Library 5/9/2019 15:04:32
Jammin' Randy/ Randy Sauer 45 – 60 min 3-12 785-623-9378 $250 + mileage Jammin' Randy will tell the Magical Story of "Rusty The Robot" Through stories and songs audiences will find out how Rusty was saved by Jammin' Randy. Rusty is now on a quest to become a musician in a band and the audience helps Rusty find the right instrument to play! 529 W. 23rd Hays, KS 67601 None Hays Public Library, Frank Carlson Library, Jay Johnson Public Library, Great Bend Public Library, Liberal Memorial Library, Finney County Library, Dudley Township Library, Meade Library. Hoisington Public Library, Phillipsburg City Library, Kensington City Library, Plainville Memorial Library. Spearville Township Library. Kinsley Public Library. Mary Cotton Public Library. Beck Bookman Library, Haskell Township Library, Almena Library 9/29/2019 7:24:57
Didgeridoo Down Under: Australian Music – Education – Entertainment! about 40 minutes for virtual; about 60 minutes for in-person We offer shows for kids, workshops for tweens & teens, and concerts for adults. office 813-961-4656 / cell 813-833-8856 We offer different rates for virtual and in-person. Please contact us for a quote. We offer immersive experiences of sight, sound and imagination: 1) DDU Show (variety program for kids & families) 2) Aussie Funk Jam, (didgeridoo workshop for tweens & teens), 3) Music & More from Down Under and Beyond (concert for adults). The DDU show is a high-energy, Australia-themed show that combines music, culture, puppetry, comedy, character building, storytelling and audience participation. The didgeridoo has been played by Aboriginal Australians for at least 1,500 years, and is known for its otherworldly sound. But DDU is much more than music. It’s interactive, educational, motivational and super fun for all ages! DDU is perfect for the 2021 summer reading theme “Animals” … – Our didgeridoo music includes many Australian animal sounds. – We display photos of Aussie wildlife (among many other props). – We include a section of comedic and educational animal puppetry about the kangaroo, koala, kookaburra, platypus and other animals. – Our interactive storytelling involves kids acting as various animals. – We promote environmentalism and protecting all creatures! Since 2004, we’ve presented 8,000+ programs at libraries, schools and other venues throughout the U.S., and we love performing in Kansas! We are based in Florida and North Carolina. We perform nationwide, including in Kansas. We are available year-round for virtual programs, and most summers for on-site programs. Augusta: Kristie Sojka 316-775-2681, Cunningham: Kerri Steffen 620-298-3163, Derby: Carri Fry 316-788-0760, Douglass: Cina Shirley 316-746-2600, Frank Carlson / Concordia: Alice Bachand 785-632-7735, Gelena: Nellie Hoskins 620-783-5132, Goddard: Kendra Mork 316-794-8771, Great Bend: Amy Mayhill 620-792-2409, Harper: Debra Olds 620-896-2959, Hays: Cathleen Kroeger 785-625-9014, Kiowa County: Debby Allison 620-723-1118, Lindsborg: Suzanna Swenson 785-227-2710, Marysville: Mandy Cook 785-562-2491, McConnell Air Force Base: Gretchen Huber 316-759-4243, McPherson: Jennifer McCulley 620-245-2570, Rose Hill: Cindy Maxey 316-776-3013, Topeka & Shawnee County: Betty Jean Neal 785-580-4682, Valley Center: Janice Sharp 316-755-7350, Wichita: Julie Sherwood 316-261-8590, Winfield: Joanna Brazil 620-221-4470 10/31/2020 12:33:14
Mike Schneider In-person 40-45 minutes; 20-30 minutes virtual; flexible according to library need. 4-12 414-431-4683 $250 in-person + shared mileage and lodging; virtual option starting at $150. The happiest music on earth plus magic and comedy means tons of fun for the whole family! P.O. Box 126, Clinton, WI 53525 I travel nationwide. Please see the Past Programs map in the right-hand column on 11/20/2020 13:23:14
Randy Sauer/Jammin' Randy 45 min 3-12 7856239378 $275 + Mileage if over 60 miles from Hays, Multiple Bookings Discounts available. Jammin' Randy will perform fun songs with movement, actions, and Sing-a-longs! "Trip To The Farm" – (2015 Children's Radio Award-Best Children's Song ) "Penguin Hop" "Happy Hippo Hop" "Freddie The Fish" – (Multi Award Winning Song) "Five Little Puppies" "Grumpy Grandpa Goat", "Dino Chicken Nuggets", "Flying Disco Chicken" and More…….Virtual Performances are available as an option! 520 W. 23rd None Hays Public Library, Frank Carlson Library, Jay Johnson Public Library, Great Bend Public Library, Liberal Memorial Library, Finney County Library, Dudley Township Library, Meade Library. Hoisington Public Library, Phillipsburg City Library, Kensington City Library, Plainville Memorial Library. Spearville Township Library. Kinsley Public Library. Mary Cotton Public Library. Beck Bookman Library, Haskell Township Library, Almena Library 1/13/2021 10:18:54
Mike Schneider Virtual 30-35 minutes; In-person 40-45 minutes. Plenty of flexibility in either format depending on your needs. Families; all ages (414) 431-4683 Virtual starting at $150; In-person starting at $250 plus mileage and lodging. Yes! Both prerecorded and live stream. Please see for a short showcase video. P.O. Box 126, Clinton, WI 53525 I travel nationwide. Connie Avery, Rochelle Public Library District, Rochelle, IL; Barbara Huff, Pikes Peak Library District, Colorado Springs, CO; Nancy Whittemore, Texarkana Public Library, Texarkana, TX 2/8/2021 11:46:18
Daniel Fogel 30min. to 60min. but can be longer if requested Programs for All age groups 347-687-4211 Depends on how many libraries, length and type of program: live stream, pre-recorded with or with out thematic backgrounds Please email or call for quote Yes both live streamed and pre-recorded 371 Pond Path, East Setauket, NY 11733 I am a pianist in Long Island, NY – my programs are done virtually countrywide Here are some of the favorite libraries I enjoyed performing for East Islip Library NY, Sachem Library NY, West Baton Rouge Library LA, Mammen/Bulverde Library TX, Baldwin Library MI, Bellwood & River Grove Libraries IL, Dozens of additional library listings can be found on my website calendar 1/8/2022 16:32:42
Andy & Judy 60-75 minutes Adults – 18+ 508 517-0799 $450.00 (negotiable) We play guitars, mandolin, banjo, ukulele and other instruments. We have performed on Folk coffeehouse stages, in libraries, festivals and other venues in 25 states. During a concert, we perform original songs in many different styles, such as traditional Folk, roots music, country swing or bluegrass. As contemporary folk singer/songwriters, we tell stories through our songs – many of which are based on historical events, times or places. 151 Cherry Street, Bridgewater, MA 02324 None Gaston County NC Pub Library, Frederick County Library MD, Northport-East Northport NY Public Library, Dover DE Library, + 12 others 1/24/2022 13:51:00
Daniel Fogel 30min. – 2hrs. Any age group – kids, teens, adults 3476874211 depends on length, cinematic effects or living room view, discount given for multiple programs booked up front Virtual piano programs for all age grups 371 Pond Path East Setauket NY 11733 this would be for a live-streamed (recorded & available for 1week or a pre-record program available for 1week For live streamed – Mammen Public Library "Bethanie Corder 830-438-4864 (wrk#) West Baton Rouge Public Library Corey Young Programming Coordinator 225-342-7920 x227 Mick Howey, MLIS Adult Services Librarian 248-554-4649 Baldwin Public Library I can supply 16 more libraries if you would like (a lot of the libraries hired me multiple times) and if you are interested a pre-recorded program, I can list the libraries that hired for that too. Thank you for your consideration 3/26/2022 14:04:05
Dinosaur O'Dell's World Music Party $350 plus travel. (Multiple bookings in an area will negate the travel fees.) Whether the topic is outer space science, geography, early literacy, or health, Dino O’Dell utilizes stories and music to create an interactive environment that not only entertains, but delivers content and encourages problem solving. Fairway, Kansas None Please ask.