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Showcasing NERFA

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2018 annual NERFA Conference in Stamford CT November 8 - 11

STAMFORD - The NERFA Conference & gathering takes place Thursday, November 8 through Sunday, November 11, 2018. The event takes place at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, 2701 Summer Street.

NERFA is the Northeast regional conference of Folk Alliance International (North East Region Folk Alliance). About 750 musicians, presenters, broadcasters, podcasters, publicists & agents will be in attendance at the annual event. 

“It’s my first trip back to NERFA since 2011,” said Mark Dvorak, who will be showcasing at the conference. 

Showcasing FARM

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27th FARM Conference in Grand Rapids October 25 - 28

GRAND RAPIDS MI - The FARM Conference & gathering takes place Thursday, October 25 through Sunday, October 28, 2018. The event takes place at the Crowne Plaza Airport Hotel & Conference Center, 5700 28th Street SE.

FARM is the Midwest regional conference of Folk Alliance International (Folk Alliance Region Midwest). About 300 musicians, presenters, broadcasters, podcasters, publicists & agents will be in attendance at the 27th annual event. 

“it’s a great opportunity to reconnect with the Midwest music community,” said Mark Dvorak who will be showcasing and presenting a workshop during the conference.

MD returns to Rockford

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ROCKFORD IL - Katie’s Cup, 502 7th Street welcomes Chicago’s “official troubadour” Mark Dvorak for an intimate acoustic evening Thursday, October 11 at 7:00 pm. 

Dvorak, who is busy at work on his eighteenth CD release is looking forward to coming back to Rockford for the weekday appearance. 

“Katie’s Cup is part of the musical renaissance that is taking place in communities all across America,” said the singer. “Rockford has a special vibrant acoustic scene and Katie’s provides the space for people to gather, to talk and to listen to music."

Dvorak has performed in thirty-eight states and in parts of Europe and Canada. …

Say Yes to Michigan

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MD sets out for a three-city tour September 21 that includes performances in Montague, Michigan, South Haven and South Bend, Indiana.

On Friday, September 21, The Book Nook & Java Shop, 8744 Ferry Street welcomes Chicago’s "official troubadour" Mark Dvorak to its performance series. This is MD’s debut at The Book Nook. Showtime is 7:00 pm. Read more here.

Dvorak makes a return concert appearance on Saturday, September 22 to Foundry Hall. The concert will take place at the South Haven Center for the Arts, 600 Phoenix Street.

“Mark has been on the road for a lot of years it seems,” said Lotte Resek, President of Foundry Hall. …

Lupus General Store September 30

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Chicago folk troubadour performs in Lupus September 30

LUPUS MO - The Lupus General Store welcomes Chicago’s "official troubadour" Mark Dvorak for an intimate acoustic performance on Sunday, September 30 at 2:00 pm. 

When the singer-songwriter began his career in music, he knew right away he was in it for the long haul. Thirty-four years later he is still on the road and recording.

“At this stage of the game,” said Dvorak, “I feel like I’m doing my best work. I’m hoping to get the new CD out this year and am very excited about it. I’ve got some new material coming along, and I’m including a bunch of different things I like to do before a live audience.

Stay in touch • info AT markdvorak.com • PO Box 181 • Brookfield IL 60513 • 312 315 4273