Why they’re interesting / Elvery and Phares have hosted seven concerts in their Ohio City house after moving to Cleveland from Washington, D.C., in 2007. About 35 people regularly attend the concerts that feature roots Americana musicians from outside the area. Most recently, Chicago-based band The Spares and folk musician ... Read more
Friday, December 30, 2011
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Tuesday, October 4, 2011
Lee Chilcote did a nice article for Fresh Water on Mechanic Street a few weeks ago.
ohio city couple transform rambling victorian into public concert venue
It might not occur to the average house-hunting couple to keep an eye out for living rooms that can fit a string band and 40 folding chairs, but then, Lynn Phares and Joel Elvery are far from average.Why else would the Cleveland couple decide to turn their massive Victorian home on W. 38th Street in Ohio City into a venue for house concerts six times a year?Read the full article here.
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