Here is the August - September Music Schedule
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Leanna Collins entertains Friday and Saturday nights with her wonderful guitar and vocals.
Collins (Hettinger), began her career early. Singing, playing guitar and piano at the tender age of 9. Moving to Eastport, she honed her skills at Brownwood, Schuss Mt, Shanty Creek among others , before heading south to Key West, where she performed for over 15 years.
Leanna has recorded three CDs. Of course all are available at the Torch Lake Café
Come have some dinner and listen to a little "live" music!
Collins plays on weekends and whenever the mood strikes.
Chris is a graduate of the Interlochen Arts Academy. He was the director of jazz at Northwestern Michigan College in Traverse City in 1979 & 2015 and at Central Michigan University in 1986. Chris has performed and toured with many renowned artists such as Kenny Rogers, Mel Torme, Woody Herman, The Four Tops, and The Temptations. Chris currently lives in Elk Rapids, Michigan and is the leader of the Bay Area Big Band and Chairman / Co-Founder of the Bay Area Music Foundation which offers music scholarships, educational programs, music outreach, and musical instruments for gifted and underprivileged students. “ CHANGING CHILDREN’S LIVES THROUGH MUSIC”.
a new band from Northwest Michigan that melds the timeless groove of old school Funk and Soul with the modern swagger of current R&B, Neo-Soul, and rock. Inspired by the great studio rhythm sections and boasting three strong vocalists, SLH prides themselves in their super tight instrumentation, And full vocal harmonies.
Strobelight Honey is: Justin Palmer - keyboards/vocals, Denny Richards - bass/vocals, Mike Youker - guitar/vocals, Larry Hammond - drums/percussion.