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Pete & Joan Wernick: House Concert (Denver, CO)

July 23, 2022 @ 7:00 pm 9:00 pm

Pete Wernick, known for his banjo playing with Hot Rize, and his singer-guitarist wife Joan present one of the West’s most engaging country duets. Joan’s clear, soulful singing and Pete’s masterful picking bring life to a diverse repertoire including traditional bluegrass, vocal duets and blazing instrumentals. In the early 70s the pair performed with the groundbreaking progressive bluegrass band Country Cooking, based in Ithaca, New York.

Since 1976 they have lived in Niwot, Colorado in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains.Since 1990 they have performed all over the continental US as well as England, Ireland, Russia, Hawaii, Israel, Holland, and recently on national TV in Denmark. They also work together in presenting Pete’s Bluegrass Camps at locations around the US.

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Joan and I will be doing our first house concert of 2022, this Saturday, July 23 in Denver, CO as part of the Gilpin Street House Concert series. This promises to be a special evening — in an outside courtyard (weather permitting, otherwise indoors). Make plans now to come see us perform in this unique concert setting!

  • Potluck dinner at 6:00pm
  • Music starting at 7:00pm
  • Location: Private residence in Denver’s East Washington Park neighborhood
  • Requested donation: $25-$30 per person
  • All attendees should be vaccinated for COVID

Joan and I enjoy performing in our host’s lovely, intimate setting and we hope you’ll join us.

This is a private event. Use the form below to request tickets. You will receive an invitation from the concert host via email.