What’s Brewing? Tim Lake

March 23, 2017 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
JCPL at By the fireplace

Great music, coffee and giveaways are what’s brewing at this coffee house style live music program.Our guest artist for March will be Tim Lake, a singer-songwriter, composer, performer, and teacher who was born in Manhattan, New York and raised in Lexington, Kentucky. Playing banjo and guitar, Tim has been a professional musician for over 40 years, has released ten albums of original songs, and has performed internationally and across the United States with his group “The Little Big Band.” Tim received a doctorate in music in 1991 from the University of Kentucky. In 1993, he performed and recorded the world premiere of his doctoral work, “An American Concerto For 5-String Banjo And Orchestra,” with the Atlanta-Emory Orchestra in Atlanta, Georgia. In 1995, his concerto was awarded Kentucky’s prestigious Al Smith Fellowship for music composition and he has also received recognition as a composer from ASCAP’s Standard and Popular Awards panel from 1994 through 2011.