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The Front Porch Open Mic, featuring Nan Macmillan
April 21 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Doors 6:30 // Show 7:00 PM
Beer // wine // non-alcoholic beverages available for purchase. No food.
*Please note: We have a 100 person capacity. The first 80 people to arrive are guaranteed seats, and the remainder is standing room.
Please join us for our bi-monthly Front Porch Open Mic. The Front Porch open mic is free and open to all. Enjoy some of Central Virginia’s songwriters in an intimate listening room setting. Wine and Champion Brewing beer will be available for purchase. Front Porch students – this is the perfect opportunity to perform some of the songs you have been working on and learning!
Sign up for the open mic via emilyjulia@frontporchcvill
This month’s featured artist is Nan Macmillan.
Charlottesville-based singer, songwriter and producer, Nan Macmillan came to this earth brimming with songs. Inspired by Folk, Americana, and Classic Rock, her lyrics are rich and complex, rooted in natural imagery. Nan began playing guitar at a young age her hometown in the suburbs of Boston. She later moved to Charlottesville, Virginia where she studied poetry writing and music at University of Virginia. She immersed herself in the local music scene, volunteering at a local radio station, a music management firm, and at a recording studio, and performing around town. She dove deep into creative writing during this time, resulting in multiple publications.
In 2018, Nan completed her Masters in Contemporary Performance with a Production Concentration at Berklee College of Music in Valencia, Spain. She has now returned to Charlottesville, where you can find her performing original music at local venues and preparing to record her first EP, to be released in Fall of 2019.