Fogartyville is a special gathering place for those who truly appreciate music and community.  Nothing draws people together like a shared musical experience, and the listening room atmosphere at Fogartyville enables people to fully appreciate that experience.

WSLR+Fogartyville is following the Covid Safety protocols established by #SafeArtsSarasota.  For a complete list of protocols, CLICK HERE.

For a glimpse at some of the musicians we’ve hosted in the past, click here to view our 2018-2019 season.

Upcoming Music Events

Saturday, December 4, 8pm $18 Members • $20 General • $10 Students (Age 13+) Fogartyville Tickets HERE! Døvydas (previously known as David Smash) is a Lithuanian-born musician, composer, singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. Døvydas has forged a successful career as an innovative soloist… but nothing’s better than the energy of creating music with a live band. Tonight, Dovydas […]

Sunday, December 5, 7pm Tickets:  $15 member/$20 nonmembers Fogartyville Tickets HERE! Tim Grimm is a bit of a Rennaisance man in the performing arts world. He has for the past 20 years, blended his love for songwriting, travel, and the storytelling of acting (theatre, film and television). His most recent recording- GONE, was released in […]

Saturday, December 11, 8pm Tickets:  $15 Members • $18 General • $9 Students (13+) Fogartyville Tickets HERE! Passerine’s distinctive sound combines vocal harmonies, the crisp rhythms of an acoustic guitar, the haunting voices of the fiddle and dobro (resonator slide guitar), the resonant lows of an acoustic bass. With inventive vocal harmonies and song-writing, supported […]

Tuesday, December 14, 6pm $5 donation at the door SWAMI, the South West Area Music Industry organization, presents it’s 4th annual Holiday Party, open to all musicians and persons involved in the area’s music industry. Featuring SWAMI Karaoke, door prizes, networking, refreshments and other merriment, the annual event attracts musicians from all over SW Florida. […]

Friday, December 17, 8pm Tickets:  $18 members/$20 non-members Fogartyville Tickets HERE! Michael Ross has made himself a fixture on the Florida jazz scene. A pivotal moment in his career occurred in the early 1980s when he joined, and soon led, Liquid Bebop, one of the most formidable jazz units to ever call Tampa Bay home. […]

Wednesday, January 5, 7pm Tickets:  $20 members/ $25 non-members Buy Fogartyville Tickets Here! A trio of top-notch instrumentalists— Shawn Lane, Richard Bennett and Cory Walker —from respective legendary bluegrass outfits Blue Highway, J.D. Crowe & The New South and The Dillards will take the stage at Fogartyville.  Lane and Bennett teamed up just a couple of […]

Thursday, January 6, 8pm Tickets:  $27 members/ $30 non-members Fogartyville Tickets HERE! Steve Forbert’s folk rock career has spanned four decades and counting. In June 1976, the twenty one year old boarded a train in Meridian, Mississippi bound for New York City, then the epicenter of folk music. His combination of musicianship and authenticity demanded […]

Friday, January 14, 8pm Members:  $22 / Non-members:  $26 Fogartyville Tickets Here! Renesito Avich has put together an all-star band to pay tribute to the love songs of legendary Cuban composer Compay Segundo. The Band consists of Avich on guitar/tres guitar/vocals, Mauricio Rodriguez on bass, Andy Fornet on percussion, and Otto D. Ferreiro on vocals. […]

Sunday, January 16, 7pm Tickets:  Members: $25; Non-Members: $30 Fogartyville Tickets HERE! More than three decades into his career, singer/songwriter David Wilcox continues to push himself, just as he always has. Wilcox, by so many measures, is a quintessential folk singer, telling stories full of heart, humor, and hope, substance, searching, and style. His innate […]

Friday, January 21, 8pm Tickets:  $15 members/ $18 non-members Buy Fogartyville Tickets Here! Over the past 10 years, Seth Walker has become recognized as one of the most revered modern roots artists in the United States; a three dimensional talent who combines a gift for melody and lyric alongside a rich, Gospel-drenched, Southern-inflected voice with […]

Saturday, January 22, 8pm Tickets:  Members- $18; Non-members: $20 Fogartyville Tickets HERE! Reminiscent of Springsteen for their muscle and passion, U2 for their do-right attitude, and Dave Matthews for their well-earned reputation for energetic live-shows, the Adam Ezra Group’s grassroots approach to alternative folk rock has won them a dedicated fanbase. Sonically, their music ranges […]

Friday, February 11, 8pm Tickets:  Members – $15 / Non-Members – $20 Fogartyville Tickets HERE! OSHIMA BROTHERS’ MAGNETIC SIBLING SOUND AND CONTAGIOUS JOY RESULT FROM A LIFETIME OF MAKING MUSIC TOGETHER. Raised in a musical family in rural Maine, the brothers have honed a harmony-rich blend of contemporary folk and acoustic pop. On stage, Sean […]

Saturday, February 12, 7pm FREE The first in a series of four events hosted by Spoken Word artist Melanie Lavender.  The theme for the February event will be ‘TRUTH and POWER’.  Local poets are invited to participate in the Open Mic prior to the featured poet performance. More details coming soon.

Sunday, February 13, 4pm Tickets:  $25-Members; $30-Non-Members Buy Fogartyville Tickets HERE! After writing twelve albums of songs in styles ranging from folk/rock to Tin Pan Alley to gospel, country and chamber music, what might a woman deemed by National Public Radio as “The Empress of the Unexpected” try next? As audiences will testify, Werner’s been […]

Saturday, February 19, 8pm Tickets:  $15 members/$18 nonmembers Buy Fogartyville Tickets Here! Ben Jarrell was born and raised in Dothan, Alabama and the many smaller towns on its outskirts. If you were to write out the story of Jarrell’s journey from then until now, it would read like a country song. A damn good one, […]

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