© 2018 Karen Celia Heil. 

~ upcoming performances & classes ~

Wednesday, October 9th, 2019

Berkeley Fiddle Class, 5 week Session

Session III of 2019 class #3 begins @ 7:30

Oct 11~13: Santa Barbara Fiddle Convention

in Goleta, CA.  KCH will be in attendance.

Wednesday, October 16th, 2019

Berkeley Fiddle Class, 5 week Session

Session III of 2019 class #4 begins @ 7:30

Friday, October 18th, 2019

Music @ Bernal Star's back Cottage

KCH with  ?

Saturday October 19th, 2019

Alemany Farm Harvest Festival

Fest is 11:00AM to 4:00PM

KC & the MooNshine Band will play

around 1:30PM, in the food area.

Wednesday, October 23rd, 2019

Berkeley Fiddle Class, 5 week Session

Session III of 2019 class #5 begins @ 7:30

Friday, October 25th, 2019

FERAL FOURTH FRIDAY SQUARE DANCE

Wednesday, October 30th, 2019

Berkeley Fiddle Class, 5 week Session

Session III of 2019 class #6 begins @ 7:30

Friday, November 1st, 2019

Music @ Bernal Star's back Cottage

KCH with  ?

Friday, November 8th, 2019

Music @ Bernal Star's back Cottage

KCH with many musical friends due to

it being my Birthday Party!

Friday November15th, 2019

3rd Friday North Oakland Square Dance

KCH leads a

PLAID THEMED Birthday Dance!

Friday, November 22nd, 2019

FERAL FOURTH FRIDAY SQUARE DANCE

Photo by Heath Curts

~ done gone...

Friday, October 4th, 2019

Music @ Bernal Star's back Cottage

KCH with Leslie & Katy

Wednesday, October 2nd, 2019

Berkeley Fiddle Class, class #2

Wednesday, September 25th, 2019

Berkeley Fiddle Class, class #1

September 18th~22nd

BERKELEY OLD-TIME MUSIC CONVENTION

KCH will be there throughout the proceedings

and @ the Family Square Dance

Ashkenaz Dance Hall, 3:00 to 4:00 PM

with Sydney Roberts & Friends

calling by Sue Hulsether

Friday, September 13th, 2019

Music @ Bernal Star's back Cottage

KCH with Dan Warrick

Friday, August 23rd, 2019

FERAL FOURTH FRIDAY SQUARE DANCE

Friday, August 16th, 2019

Music @ Bernal Star's back Cottage

Friday, August 9th, 2019

Music @ Bernal Star's back Cottage

Saturday,  July 27th, 2019

Umbriaso Winery, at

Treasure Island Wines

Winemaker's BBQ, 1:30 to 4:00 pm

Knuckle Knockers trio

Friday July 26th, 2019

FERAL FOURTH FRIDAY SQUARE DANCE

Saturday,  July 20th, 2019

Umbriaso Winery, at

Treasure Island Wines

4:00 to 6:00 pm

a benefit for Flip the West

the return of the fabulous

Knuckle Knockers trio,

KCH, Bill Foss & Martha Hawthorne

Sunday, June 30th, 2019

KCH fiddles with the CBA's Pride Float Band

in the annual Gay Pride Parade,

downtown SF, Market St.

Friday June 28th, 2019

FERAL FOURTH FRIDAY SQUARE DANCE

June 24-29th, 2019

Fiddlekids Summer Camp

Karen is on staff teaching Old-Time fiddle

Friday, May 31st, 2019

All Together Now

A night of Square Dancing, Bluegrass and Country

 Ashkenaz Dance Hall, in Berkeley

Featuring Country Business, KC & the Moonshine Band, with caller Robin Fischer,

Snap Jackson & the Knock on Wood Players

Saturday, May 25th, 2019

BACDS Palo Alto Contra Dance

KCH & MooNshine Band

featuring Skillet Liqorice members:

Elise Engelberg & Matt Knoth

Friday May 24th, 2019

FERAL FOURTH FRIDAY SQUARE DANCE

Friday, May 10th, 2019

Music @ Bernal Star's back Cottage

Saturday April 27th, 2019

Alemany Farm Earth Day Celebration

Friday April 26th, 2019

FERAL FOURTH FRIDAY SQUARE DANCE

Sunday, April 14th, 2019

KCH leading the 2nd Sunday

Old Time ShReD  jam SeSSiOn

@ the Starry Plough, in Berkeley

Friday, April 12th, 2019

Music @ Bernal Star's back Cottage

KCH & Dan Warrick

Wednesday, April 3rd, 2019

Berkeley Fiddle Class, 6 week Session

Bonus Class, #7, tunes that you missed!

Friday, March 29th, 2019

Music @ Bernal Star's back Cottage

KCH & Katy Hill Harris

Wednesday, March 27th, 2019

Berkeley Fiddle Class, 6 week Session #6

intermediate to advanced Old~Time

Friday March 22nd, 2019

FERAL FOURTH FRIDAY SQUARE DANCE

Wednesday, March 20th, 2019

Berkeley Fiddle Class, 6 week Session #5

intermediate to advanced Old~Time

Friday, March 15th, 2019

Music @ Bernal Star's back Cottage

KCH & Emily Mann

Wednesday, March 13th, 2019

Berkeley Fiddle Class, 6 week Session #4

intermediate to advanced Old~Time

Saturday, March 9th, 2019

Sonoma County BG & Folk Festival

Plaid Strangers @ 1:45, main stage

KCH fiddle workshop @ 3:00

Friday, March 8th, 2019

Music @ Bernal Star's back Cottage

KCH & Dan Warrick

Wednesday, March 6th, 2019

Berkeley Fiddle Class, 6 week Session #3

intermediate to advanced Old~Time

Tuesday, March 5th, 2019

Mardis Gras @ Ashkenaz Dance Hall, Berkeley!

KCH plays fiddle with the  Aux Cajunals,

also on the bill: the fabulous Tri-Tip Trio

Monday March 4th, 2019

Plaid Strangers plays in Los Angeles

@ The Yard Theater

4319 Melrose, L.A., CA, 90029

Wednesday, February 27th, 2019

Berkeley Fiddle Class, 6 week Session #2

intermediate to advanced Old~Time

Friday February 22nd, 2019

FERAL FOURTH FRIDAY SQUARE DANCE

Wednesday, February 20th, 2019

Berkeley Fiddle Class, 6 week Session #1

intermediate to advanced Old~Time

Friday February 15th, 2019

3rd Friday North Oakland Square Dance

KCH, Jordan Ruyle, Katy Harris, Maxine Gerber

KC & the MooNshiners

Friday, February 8th, 2019

Music @ Bernal Star's back Cottage

KCH & Ben Sigelman

Friday, February 1st, 2019

Music @ Bernal Star's back Cottage

Plaid Strangers

Sunday January 27th, 2019

KCH plays guitar with the

Midnight Ramblers @ the Station Inn

Friday January 25th, 2019

FERAL FOURTH FRIDAY SQUARE DANCE

Friday, January 18th, 2019

Portland Old Time Gathering

playing a few tunes at the main concert

with Nokosee Fields & Maggie Lind

Friday December 28th, 2018

FERAL FOURTH FRIDAY SQUARE DANCE

Friday, December 21st, 2018

Music @ Bernal Star's back Cottage

KCH & Dan Warrick

Friday, December 14th, 2018

Music @ Bernal Star's back Cottage

KCH & Jordan Ruyle

Tuesday, November 20th, 2018

Ashkenaz Dance Hall, Berkeley

KCH plays guitar with the

Midnight Ramblers Cajun band

Friday November 16th, 2018

3rd Friday North Oakland Square Dance

KCH & Jordan play fiddle!

KC & the MooNshiners

Wednesday, November 6th, 2018

Berkeley Fiddle Class, Fall Session

intermediate to advanced Old~Time

Saturday, November 3rd, 2018

Omnivore Books ~  10 yr aniv. party

KCH plays with Dan Warrick

Friday October 26th, 2018

FERAL FOURTH FRIDAY SQUARE DANCE

Wednesday, October 24th, 2018

Berkeley Fiddle Class, Fall Session

intermediate to advanced Old~Time

Wednesday, October 17th, 2018

Berkeley Fiddle Class, Fall Session

intermediate to advanced Old~Time

Saturday & Sunday, October 13-14th, 2018

Santa Barbara Old-Time Fiddler's Festival

Plaid Strangers (KCH & Maxine Gerber)

Wednesday, October 10th, 2018

Berkeley Fiddle Class, Fall Session

intermediate to advanced Old~Time

Monday, October 8th, 2018

Amnesia the Bar, CBA Pride Benefit Show

Fog HollerKCH & MooNshine Drinkers,

with Suzy Thompson & Maxine Gerber

the Bow Ties. In that order!

Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018

Berkeley Fiddle Class, Fall Session

intermediate to advanced Old~Time Fiddle

Friday September 28th, 2018

FERAL FOURTH FRIDAY SQUARE DANCE

Wednesday, September 26th, 2018

Berkeley Old-Time Music Convention

Opening night, performances, party, dancing

Niebyl-Proctor Marxist Library in Oakland

Paper Wings, Hook & Line, KCH &  Maxine

play as Plaid Strangers.

Sunday, September 23rd, 2018

KCH, with Maxine Gerber & Suzy Thompson

play on the radio, KPFA, 94.1

Mary Tilson's "America's Back 40"

Friday, September 14th, 2018

Music @ Bernal Star's back Cottage

7:00 to 9:00pm

KCH & Dan Warrick

Monday, September 3rd, 2018

Amnesia the Bar, special Labor Day Show ~

KCH & MooNshine Drinkers: 7:30-8:30

also playing will be Western Centuries,

Bernal Hillbillies, Fog Holler

August 26-31st, 2018

NimbleFingers BG and OT Workshop and Festival

Sorrento, BC, Canada.

Friday August 24th, 2018

FERAL FOURTH FRIDAY SQUARE DANCE

Friday, August 17th, 2018

Music @ Bernal Star's back Cottage

7:00 to 9:00pm

KCH & Ben Sigeman

July 15th- July 20th, 2018

Swannanoa Gathering Old-Time Week

Karen is on staff teaching guitar and fiddle

June 25-29th, 2018

Fiddlekids Summer Camp

Karen is on staff teaching Old-Time fiddle

Friday May 25th, 2018

FERAL FOURTH FRIDAY SQUARE DANCE

June 10- June 14th, 2018

CBA Summer Music Camp

Grass Valley, CA

Monday, June 18th, 2018

Amnesia the Bar,Bluegrass & Old~Time show

Brandon Godman & friends

KCH & MooNshine friends

Friday June 22nd, 2018

FERAL FOURTH FRIDAY SQUARE DANCE

Friday, May 18th, 2018

Music @ Bernal Star's back Cottage

KCH & Molly Tenenbaum 

Friday, May 11th, 2018

Music @ Bernal Star's back Cottage

KCH & Katy Harris

Wednesday, May 9th, 2018

CBA Bluegrass Pride Square Dance

@ El Rio in San Francisco

Robin Fisher calls,  KC & the MooNshine Band

Tuesday , May 8th, 2018

Aux Cajunals play @ Ashkenaz in Berkeley

KCH plays fiddle with the Aux Cajunals

Saturday, May 5th, 2018

Potrero Hill Branch Public Library, San Francisco

60th Annual Art Exhibition Reception

KC & the MooNshine Band with KCH, Allegra Yellin, Jordan Ryule, Matt Knott