Jono Manson & Friends: Bring Up the Lights
The Lensic Performing Arts Center reopens its doors to live music with a very special concert event!
Join us for an evening with award-winning singer-songwriter Jono Manson and his ensemble for the evening, multi-instrumentalist Jon Graboff, drummer Paul Pearcy, and bass player Ronnie Johnson.
Guest performers include:
- Grammy-nominated singer, songwriter and activist Eliza Gilkyson
- banjo phenom Sam Armstrong-Zickefoose
- composer, artist, troubadour Donald Rubinstein
- gifted songwriter, storyteller, author David Berkeley
- dynamic Albuquerque-based vocalist Hilary Smith
- beloved New Mexico singer-songwriter Michael Hearne
Plus appearances by 20-year-old singer-songwriter Lily Pinto, slide guitarist Jay Boy Adams, and other very special guests.
About Jono Manson
Jono Manson is a prolific singer-songwriter, instrumentalist and producer. During a storied career spanning over five decades he has performed everywhere from the local dive to Madison Square Garden and has amassed an impressive discography that includes numerous major label and indie releases on three continents. Manson has produced albums for Grammy winners and local heroes, American Idol finalists and folk singers, Italian pop stars, and Pakistani Sufi folk-rockers. Since moving to Santa Fe thirty years ago, Manson has remained deeply connected to the local music community as a performer, educator, organizer, and producer. He is the founder and chief engineer of Santa Fe’s The Kitchen Sink recording studio, where he has shepherded countless projects for local artists, new-comers and veterans alike. He has five times been named Producer of the Year by the New Mexico Music Awards.
Face Masks Required.