Music: Open Mic Night hosted by Jamie Ness

  • April 16, 2019
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Come on down for the Duluth Folk School’s monthly Open Mic Night, hosted by Duluth musician, Jamie Ness!

For performers, this is a great opportunity to play in front of people, to try out a new song, or to try performing at a different level!

For audience members, this is a great opportunity to support our community of musicians, and to see up and coming new talent before the word gets out!

Open Mic Night at the Duluth Folk School


How to sign up for Open Mic Night:

Show up between 5:30 PM and 6:00 PM sharp, to put your name on the list!

What to expect: A supportive and fun atmosphere to celebrate everyone’s contributions and to welcome new performers.

Who can participate? Pretty much everyone: emerging singer songwriters, solo guitarists, vocalists of all kinds, acoustic groups, Irish fiddlers, jazz trios, or…?

How long is the show? The show starts at 6:00 pm and usually ends by 8:00 pm, depending on the number of performers who sign up. There is no intermission.

How much time per act? Up to 7 minutes, or 1 – 2 songs

Acoustic or electric? This is a folk school, so our preference is for acoustic or lightly amped.

What equipment is provided? We have two mics/stands, powered speakers and monitors, a 5-channel mixer, and cords. If you have your own equipment, the setup will be part of your 7 minutes.


Guidelines

To make Open Mic Night a success for all, we ask that all performers follow these guidelines:

  • All ages & abilities welcome
  • Respect all performers
  • Please defer to the emcee
  • Content must be appropriate for all ages
  • Performance sets are limited to 7 minutes
  • Performers must be prepared when their name is called
  • Do not cut into others’ time by not being ready
  • Please respect the equipment
  • Check with the emcee for when it is ok to plug/un-plug equipment
  • Respect performers, no conversations during performances
  • Respect the audience
  • Stick around to watch other performers
  • Have Fun!
Jamie Ness hosts Open Mic Night at the Duluth Folk SchoolJamie Ness hosts Open Mic Night at the Duluth Folk SchoolJamie Ness hosts Open Mic Night at the Duluth Folk School

Open Mic Night at the Duluth Folk School is hosted by Duluth musician, Jamie Ness!

Venue:  

Address:
1917 W Superior St, Duluth, Minnesota, 55806, United States

Description:

Our main campus is:

Duluth Folk School
1917 W. Superior St.
Duluth, MN  55806

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