A few clips from the 2014 WaterHill Music Fest.  -Roger Rayle

Wonderful event. Great music and perfect weather.  -Pat Ballard

Wonderful event. Great music and perfect weather.  -Pat Ballard

Interactive festival map by Roger Rayle.  Note that restroom location are not all entirely correct.

Interactive festival map by Roger Rayle.  Note that restroom location are not all entirely correct.

Hundreds of free parking spaces Sunday in structure at Miller & Ashley.  If you have to drive, please park as far away from the festival as you can walk.  Parking is free on Sundays throughout downtown Ann Arbor on Sundays, and Main Street is only three blocks from the festival.

Hundreds of free parking spaces Sunday in structure at Miller & Ashley.  If you have to drive, please park as far away from the festival as you can walk.  Parking is free on Sundays throughout downtown Ann Arbor on Sundays, and Main Street is only three blocks from the festival.

Printed programs with festival map are now available at Big City Bakery and Fourth Ave Birkenstock. Tomorrow they’ll be available before and during the festival at Big City Bakery, and during the festival in the 600 block of Miner and from roving volunteers.

Printed programs with festival map are now available at Big City Bakery and Fourth Ave Birkenstock. Tomorrow they’ll be available before and during the festival at Big City Bakery, and during the festival in the 600 block of Miner and from roving volunteers.

ELMER FUZZ
Be very very quiet….  Elmer Fuzz is hunting wabbits with their acid cartoon folk rock and home-made tamboureasel.
Laura Pazuchowski, guitar and voice; Mark Nielsen, tamboureasel; Doug Weaver, bass.
Performing May 4th from 4:45 to 5:30 pm in the 900 block of Fountain Street.
Water Hill Music Fest 2014

ELMER FUZZ

Be very very quiet….  Elmer Fuzz is hunting wabbits with their acid cartoon folk rock and home-made tamboureasel.

Laura Pazuchowski, guitar and voice; Mark Nielsen, tamboureasel; Doug Weaver, bass.

Performing May 4th from 4:45 to 5:30 pm in the 900 block of Fountain Street.

Water Hill Music Fest 2014

THE MOANIN’ FROGS
A cutting edge saxophone sextet, the frogs perform jazz, classical, pop, and contemporary music. Dvorak to Dixieland, Gershwin to Chick Corea and Irving Berlin to William Bolcom.
Recent performance highlights include The Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, the North American Saxophone Alliance Chamber Concert, Detroit Public Television’s Detroit Performs Series, Oakland University, the University of Michigan’s Collage Concert at Hill Auditorium, and an appearance at “The Big House”  for Commencement 2013. 
Andrew Hall, tenor saxophone; Jonathan Hulting-Cohen, bass saxophone; Danny Hawthorne-Foss, baritone saxophone; Zach Stern, tenor saxophone; Bruno Yoshioka, alto saxophone; Eddie Goodman, soprano saxophone.
Performing May 4th from 4:00 to 5:00 pm in the 600 block of Spring.
Water Hill Music Fest 2014

THE MOANIN’ FROGS

A cutting edge saxophone sextet, the frogs perform jazz, classical, pop, and contemporary music. Dvorak to Dixieland, Gershwin to Chick Corea and Irving Berlin to William Bolcom.

Recent performance highlights include The Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, the North American Saxophone Alliance Chamber Concert, Detroit Public Television’s Detroit Performs Series, Oakland University, the University of Michigan’s Collage Concert at Hill Auditorium, and an appearance at “The Big House”  for Commencement 2013. 

Andrew Hall, tenor saxophone; Jonathan Hulting-Cohen, bass saxophone; Danny Hawthorne-Foss, baritone saxophone; Zach Stern, tenor saxophone; Bruno Yoshioka, alto saxophone; Eddie Goodman, soprano saxophone.

Performing May 4th from 4:00 to 5:00 pm in the 600 block of Spring.

Water Hill Music Fest 2014

Molly Winer wrote a nice article about the festival for this month’s Current Magazine.

Molly Winer wrote a nice article about the festival for this month’s Current Magazine.

FLYCATCHER
This high energy folk/indie pop group invites you to sing along.
Brian Mulrooney, guitar & vocals; Mallory Gratton, guitar & vocals; Tim Gacioch, guitar, vocals, & trumpet.
Performing May 4th from 2:30 to 3:00 pm in the 700 block of Spring.
Water Hill Music Fest 2014

FLYCATCHER

This high energy folk/indie pop group invites you to sing along.

Brian Mulrooney, guitar & vocals; Mallory Gratton, guitar & vocals; Tim Gacioch, guitar, vocals, & trumpet.

Performing May 4th from 2:30 to 3:00 pm in the 700 block of Spring.

Water Hill Music Fest 2014

2014 Water Hill Music Fest t-shirts are now for sale in Ann Arbor at Big City Bakery, 500 Miller, and at Fourth Ave Birkenstock, 209 N Fourth Ave.

2014 Water Hill Music Fest t-shirts are now for sale in Ann Arbor at Big City Bakery, 500 Miller, and at Fourth Ave Birkenstock, 209 N Fourth Ave.

A 2-page printable version of the 2014 program.

A 2-page printable version of the 2014 program.

GWENYTH HAYES
Gwenyth has performed with Black Women Rock featuring Jessica Care Moore and Dionne Ferris. with Detroit’s all-female jazz ensemble Straight Ahead and with former George Clinton drummer Gabe Gonzalez’ Enemy Squad. She’s opened for B.B. King and played behind blues legend Buddy Guy. 

Big City Rhythm and Blues Magazine wrote about Gwenyth,

"Wendy stepped up to the mic with jazzy neo-soul covers of Fever and All Along the Watchtower that stopped us in our tracks."

Gwenyth Hayes, bass and vocals with James Cornelison, Patrick Whitehead, and Jesse Kramer.
Performing May 4th from 4:00 to 4:45 pm in the 500 block of Gott.
Water Hill Music Fest 2014

GWENYTH HAYES

Gwenyth has performed with Black Women Rock featuring Jessica Care Moore and Dionne Ferris. with Detroit’s all-female jazz ensemble Straight Ahead and with former George Clinton drummer Gabe Gonzalez’ Enemy Squad. She’s opened for B.B. King and played behind blues legend Buddy Guy. 

Big City Rhythm and Blues Magazine wrote about Gwenyth,

"Wendy stepped up to the mic with jazzy neo-soul covers of Fever and All Along the Watchtower that stopped us in our tracks."

Gwenyth Hayes, bass and vocals with James Cornelison, Patrick Whitehead, and Jesse Kramer.

Performing May 4th from 4:00 to 4:45 pm in the 500 block of Gott.

Water Hill Music Fest 2014

RADIANT MARKS
4 piece band with chiller vibes.
Kevin Mckay, drums; Jules Nehring, bass; Todd Eschenbergh, guitar; Nick Jaroch, guitar and voice.
Performing May 4th from 5:30 to 6:00 pm in the 1000 block of Fountain.
Water Hill Music Fest 2014

RADIANT MARKS

4 piece band with chiller vibes.

Kevin Mckay, drums; Jules Nehring, bass; Todd Eschenbergh, guitar; Nick Jaroch, guitar and voice.

Performing May 4th from 5:30 to 6:00 pm in the 1000 block of Fountain.

Water Hill Music Fest 2014

KATHY MOORE WITH FRIENDS AND NEIGHBORS
Classic jazz, gospel, and original song, poetry, and prose. 
Kathleen Moore, voice, percussion; Anne Crawford, piano, violin and voice; Cherryl Loyd Vanderhoff, flute, soprano sax and voice; Monica Lewis, violin, guitar and voice. 
Performing May 4th from 2:00 to 2:45 pm in the 900 block of Miner.
Water Hill Music Fest 2014

KATHY MOORE WITH FRIENDS AND NEIGHBORS

Classic jazz, gospel, and original song, poetry, and prose. 

Kathleen Moore, voice, percussion; Anne Crawford, piano, violin and voice; Cherryl Loyd Vanderhoff, flute, soprano sax and voice; Monica Lewis, violin, guitar and voice. 

Performing May 4th from 2:00 to 2:45 pm in the 900 block of Miner.

Water Hill Music Fest 2014