On Sunday, June 4, Songwriters at Play will bring together a stellar lineup of local and touring artists to perform the songs of folk music icons Bob Dylan and Joan Baez at the Cambria Center for the Arts. Reserved seats for the 2pm concert are $25.
The performers include SoCal singer-songwriters Michael Ubaldini, Kern Richards, Jeanne Newhall, Stephen Bannon, and Katie Ferrara; Fresno’s Brother Luke; Zoe FitzGerald Carter, and Central Coast favorites Bob & Wendy, Bay Love, Wine Country Troubadours, and Loren Radis.
The songs include Baez hits such as The Night They Drove Ol Dixie Down, Diamonds & Rust, and Sweet Sir Gallahad. Dylan’s deep catalog is represented by Masters of War, Like a Rolling Stone, To Make You Feel My Love, Girl From the North Country, and many more.
Songwriters at Play is the husband-wife team, Steve Key and Bonnie Nelson-Key. Their CCAT concerts have included tributes to the music of James Taylor, Carole King, Joni Mitchell, Willie Nelson, Dolly Parton, Jackson Browne, and Bonnie Raitt. Songwriters at Play is planning more tributes at CCAT, including a concert of songs by Paul Simon and Phoebe Snow on Sept. 17, and a January 2024 event celebrating the music of Smokey Robinson and Aretha Franklin.