An Evening of Gospel and Songs of Spirit
The Jim Nyby Combo
Jim Nyby with a cast of instrumental support will perform many of his favorite Gospel and Songs of Spirit on Thursday, June 27thth – 7:00 PM at Trinity United Methodist Church’s Candlelight Concert. Nyby is one of Port Townsend's mainstays of music, having performed in this area for the past 19 years.
The evening’s performance will highlight The Jim Nyby Combo. Nyby will perform on the Czechoslovakian Petrof Grand Piano singing solo vocals and will be accompanied by Bruce Cannavaro on bass, and Kurt Munnich on drums. The Combo will perform a selection of traditional gospel and spirituals. Some of the selections include, Just a Closer Walk with Thee, Oh Happy Day, as well as songs by contemporary artists such as Tom Waits, Bob Dylan, Lucinda Williams and Van Morrison. Other songs include, Wade in the Water & People get Ready.
Doors open at 6:30 PM, Trinity United Methodist Church, 609 Taylor Street, across from the Community Center, Uptown – admission is by $10 donation; children admitted free. The proceeds from this concert will benefit The Recovery Café of Jefferson County. Brian Richardson will speak at the concert about the Recovery Café’s mission to the Port Townsend community. Refreshments will be served following the performance. Call: (360) 774-1644 for further information.