Next Week: A Perfect Spot of Tea featuring The Blackbird Effect

On August 12th, 2017 the Porter-Phelps-Huntington Museum's "A Perfect Spot of Tea" will continue featuring a performance by The Blackbird Effect. John Cabán and Pan Morgan play bent blues, greenjazz, in addition to other genres.  With deep roots in more than one America, The Blackbird Effect presents an exciting, improvisational blend of musical colors in more than one language. John Cabán plays steel guitar and atmosphere, and also sings. Pan Morigan brings vocals, banjo, hunter’s harp, viola, and various other instruments. Together they create new music and interpret the old, drawing on a deep wellspring of multi-roots: From Appalachian folk, blues, and jazz, to Scottish music, Irish balladry, and Puerto Rican rural song tradition.

Seatings are held at 2:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. Admission is $12.