Current Schedule

Past Presenters & Venues


2012

AUG. 24  SANDY SPRINGS GA
Steve's Live Music 
presents
ELISE WITT & MARTIN SWINGER with special guests including Virginia Schenck and more...
Doors open at 6:30 p.m.  Show starts at 8:00 p.m.
Tickets: $10 on-line / $12 at the door
@Steve's Live Music
234 Hilderbrand Dr NE
Sandy Springs,GA 30328
404-418-6777

AUG. 25  DECATUR GA
Vocal Skinny Dipping: A Vocal Improvisation Workshop w/Martin Swinger
Atlanta Shambala Center, 1447 Church Street, Decatur,  GA 30030
Cost: $25-75 Sliding Scale (please be affordable and generous)
Space is limited, please email emworld@mindspring.com to reserve your place
Info: (404) 297-8398 

AUG. 25  ATLANTA GA
3:30 - 5:30 p.m.
Grant Park Shade Festival
Elise joins Joyce & Jacque, Phyllis Free, and Martin Swinger in the KidZone
Free Admission
http://www.summershadefestival.org/kids-zone

AUG. 26  CLARKSTON GA
11:30 a.m.
Building Understanding community celebration 
@ the Clarkston Farmers Market
Come harvest some delicious produce, international sounds and sights and support the wonderful Clarkston community
www.building-understanding.org/2nd-annual-grillin-wbuds.html

AUG. 31 - SEPT. 2  BEREA KY
Clear Creek Festival
Solar powered stage for activist/environmentalist artists

SEPT. 8  ATLANTA GA
http://www.facebook.com/events/426290224076993/
Concert to benefit Craig Rafuse medical expenses
with
Elise Witt w/Mick Kinney & Marla Feeney
&
Kodac Harrison & friends
Come early for some snacks and libations, then move into the main theater to experience a little of Dracula, the Musical getting ready to open at 7 Stages, and then be led into the 7 Stages back theater for a wonderful evening of music.
7 Stages Theater in Little 5 Points

SEPT. 10 DECATUR GA
7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
"An Impromptu Glorious Chorus™
A monthly community sing led by Elise Witt
Come join with singers of all abilities, styles, and experience to learn songs from many lands and traditions. Elise teaches in a style so relaxed that everyone can participate and become part of the Glorious Impromptu Chorus.
No music reading required.
@ Atlanta Shambala Center, 1447 Church Street, Decatur,  GA 30030
Cost: $10-20 sliding scale, payable at the door
Info: (404) 297-8398 http://www.EliseWitt.com
http://www.atlantashambhalacenter.org

FRI. SEPT. 14  SANDY SPRINGS GA
Come celebrate Elise's birthday at Steve's Live Music
with Elise & Mick's Cabaret 
"Global, Local & Homemade Songs™
featuring special guests of all kinds...
Doors open at 6:30 p.m.  Show starts at 8:00 p.m.
Tickets: $10 on-line / $12 at the door
@Steve's Live Music
234 Hilderbrand Dr NE
Sandy Springs,GA 30328
404-418-6777

SEPT. 29  SPRINGVILLE AL
Local Color Cafe (one of our favorite venues anywhere) presents a triple threat evening
Get there early to dine on Garry's scrumptious southern fare
6:00 p.m. Something Else Trio: Sylvia, Merle & Peggy - exquisite family harmonies
7:00 p.m. Missy Morgan & KB Bailey
8:00 p.m. Elise Witt & Mick Kinney: Global, Local & Homemade Songs™
Local Color Cafe, 5811 Hwy. 11, Springville AL 35146
Cover Charge is only $10 for this one-of-a-kind musical evening.
Reservations Recommended mdollar35146@yahoo.com (205) 467-0334

OCT. 1 DECATUR GA
7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
"An Impromptu Glorious Chorus™
A monthly community sing led by Elise Witt
Come join with singers of all abilities, styles, and experience to learn songs from many lands and traditions. Elise teaches in a style so relaxed that everyone can participate and become part of the Glorious Impromptu Chorus.
No music reading required.
@ Atlanta Shambala Center, 1447 Church Street, Decatur,  GA 30030
Cost: $10-20 sliding scale, payable at the door
Info: (404) 297-8398 http://www.EliseWitt.com
http://www.atlantashambhalacenter.org

OCT. 4-5  TORONTO, ONTARIO
Concert & Workshop w/Jennie McKnight
Details TBA

OCT. 6-14 MONTREAL QUEBEC CANADA
"All The Way In" Vocal Improvisation Institute w/Rhiannon http://www.RhiannonMusic.com
Elise serves as Co-Pilot w/ Janiece Jaffe http://conscioussinging.com

OCT. 22 - NOV. 19  ATLANTA GA
Fall Singing Classes w/Elise
6:45 - 8:00 p.m. VOCAL IMPROVISATION
8:15 - 9:30 p.m. SINGING FOR FUN
Rising Phoenix T'ai Chi Studio
Little 5 Points Community Center, 1083 Austin Ave. NE, Atlanta GA 30307
Early registration discount: $75 paid by Oct. 12, 2012 / $90 paid after Oct. 12, 2012
Discount for taking both classes: $125 paid by Oct. 12, 2012 / $150 paid after Oct. 12, 2012
Send check to: EMWorld Records, PO Box 148, Pine Lake GA 30072
For more information: (404) 297-8398

OCT. 26  SANDY SPRINGS GA
Steve's Live Music 
presents
Phyllis Free Association Choir w/
ELISE WITT, JOYCE & JACQUE, and PHYLLIS FREE
Doors open at 6:30 p.m.  Show starts at 8:00 p.m.
Tickets: $10 on-line / $12 at the door
@Steve's Live Music
234 Hilderbrand Dr NE
Sandy Springs,GA 30328
404-418-6777

NOV. 6-9  MONTREAT NC
Institute of Multiculturalism
Workshop: "Living Harmony" w/Valerie Tutson (story telling), Marcia Mount Shoop (embodied spirtuality), Elise Witt (glorious impromptu chorus)

NOV. 9-10 BAKERSVILLE NC
An Impromptu Glorious Chorus™ singing workshop
& Global, Local & Homemade Songs™ concert
@ Historic County Courthouse

NOV. 14  SANDY SPRINGS GA
Steve's Live Music presents
A Concert for the School of the Americas Watch
featuring a night of Latin music with Colleen Kattau and Mauricio Amaya with Vientos del Pueblo
Doors open at 6:30 p.m.  Show starts at 8:00 p.m.
Tickets: $8-98 please be affordable and generous
All proceeds benefit SOAW
Advance purchase: on-line 
@Steve's Live Music
234 Hilderbrand Dr NE
Sandy Springs,GA 30328
404-418-6777

NOV. 15  SANDY SPRINGS GA
Steve's Live Music presents
A Concert for the School of the Americas Watch
featuring special guests of all kinds...
Doors open at 6:30 p.m.  Show starts at 8:00 p.m.
Tickets: $8-98 please be affordable and generous
All proceeds benefit SOAW
Advance purchase: on-line 
@Steve's Live Music
234 Hilderbrand Dr NE
Sandy Springs,GA 30328
404-418-6777

NOV. 16-18  COLUMBUS GA
Vigil and Concerts for the SOAW

NOV.26  DECATUR GA
7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
"An Impromptu Glorious Chorus™
A monthly community sing led by Elise Witt
Come join with singers of all abilities, styles, and experience to learn songs from many lands and traditions. Elise teaches in a style so relaxed that everyone can participate and become part of the Glorious Impromptu Chorus.
No music reading required.
@ Atlanta Shambala Center, 1447 Church Street, Decatur,  GA 30030
Cost: $10-20 sliding scale, payable at the door
Info: (404) 297-8398 http://www.EliseWitt.com
http://www.atlantashambhalacenter.org

2013

MAR. 2-3  SILVER SPRING MD
Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Silver Spring
"Peace with Harmony" Residency with Elise Witt 
Supported by Alternate ROOTS Tour Program

APRIL 25-28  OSSABAW ISLAND GA
Full Moon Ossabaw Island Singing Adventure

JULY 24-28  PINE LAKE GA
A re-gathering of the original Theatrical Outfit 
Founded in the St. Charles Theater in 1977 
by Bob Raposo, Celeste Miller, David Head, Del Hamilton, Elise Witt, Glenn Hilke, Jeff Franklin, Marianne Fraulo, Martin Swinger & Wayne Sizemore
Stay tuned for details.
And if you were part of the TO Extended Family, get in touch because we want to connect with you, too!

AUG. 6-11  ARDEN NC
Alternate ROOTS annual meeting
Dancers, musicians, vaudevillians, spoken word artists, visual artists, theater artists... meet at the intersection of arts and activism.
Workshops, performances, late night cabarets...
Info: Shannon (404) 577-1079  info@AlternateROOTS.org

PAST PRESENTERS & VENUES

United States

Lincoln Center Out of Doors Festival, New York NY
People’s Voice Café, New York NY
Folk City, New York NY
Kennedy Center, Washington DC
Strathmore Center, Rockville MD
Mabel Dodge Luhan Arts Center, Taos NM
Bluebird Café, Nashville TN
Vanderbilt University, Nashville TN
Station Inn, Nashville TN
LEAF Festival, Black Mountain NC
Martin Luther King Jr. Center for Non-violent Social Change, Atlanta GA
Zambiland Orchestra, Atlanta GA
Emory University, Atlanta GA
Eddie’s Attic, Decatur GA
Cambridge Multicultural Center, Cambridge MA
Boston Children’s Museum, Boston MA
Passim, Boston MA
North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh NC
Piedmont Council of Traditional Arts, Raleigh NC
Falcon Ridge Folk Festival, Hilldale NY
Clearwater Festival, Poughkeepsie NY
Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans LA
Swannanoa Gathering, Asheville NC
Jubilee Center, Asheville NC
Augusta Heritage Center, Elkins WV
Timber Ridge, Timber Ridge WV
Common Ground on the Hill, Westminster MD
The Folkway, Peterborough NH
Iron Horse, Northampton MA
School for International Training, Brattleboro VT
Tomorrow River Concert Series, Amherst WI
Virginia Tech University, Blacksburg VA
Duke University, Durham NC
McDaniel College, Westminster MD
Tomorrow River Concerts, Amherst WI
It's A Beautiful Day, Pewaukee WI
Marin County Fair, San Rafael CA
Fairfax Community Church, Fairfax CA
Sarah's Place, Berkeley CA
El Prado Concerts, Taos NM

International

Rome Summer Concert Series, Rome Italy
Teatro Studio, Rome Italy
Festival of Popular Music, Siena Italy
La Piazza, San Gimignano Italy
Villa Giulia, Pallanza Italy
Concerti in Piazza, Ghiffa Italy
Ministry of Culture Tour, Leon/Matagalpa/Jinotepe/Jinotega Nicaragua
University of Biel, Biel Switzerland
Bern Festival, Bern Switzerland
World Explorer International Learning Boat, Mexico/Central America/Panama SA
Women’s Exchange Initiative, Polokwane/Mpumalanga/Capetown, South Africa
Peace Concert for Orchestra & Chorus, Nanjing China


Contact Elise Witt c/o:
EMWorld Records
PO Box 148, Pine Lake GA 30072
e-mail emworld@mindspring.com


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