2017 Spring Show
Helpers Martha & Debbie
The schedule of players is as follows:
Saturday, March 18, 2017
9:00 - 9:25 Keith Hilton
9:35- 10:00 Steve Melchi
10:10 - 10:35 Jerry Newberry
10:45 - 11:10 Eddie Lane
11:20 - 11:45 Mike Beasley
11:55 - 12:20 Don Reid
12:30 - 12:55 Mike McGee
12:55 - 1:30 Lunch
1:30 - 1:55 Trio - (Terry, Bob Tuttle, Eddie Lane)
2:05 - 2:30 Jack Musgrave
2:40 - 3:05 Jerry Foster
3:15 - 3:40 Dean Holman
3:50 - 4:15 Bob Tuttle
4:25 - 4:50 Bobby Garrett
5:00 - 5:25 Rick Crow
5:35 - 6:00 Larry Garrett
Sunday, March 19, 2017
9:15 - 9:45 Gospel Music - Mike McGee
10:00 - 10:25 Mike McGee
10:35 - 11:00. Jacob King
11:10 - 11:35 Robbie Springfield
11:45 - 12:10 Michael T
12:10 - ? Lunch and Jam
Melody Hart, Kari Garrison, Max King, and others
Dino Strunk on Lead Guitar
Buddy Lewis on Bass
Russ Burns on Drums
Wayne Massengale on Fiddle
Melody Hart & Eddie Lane
Melody Hart & Don Reed
Jason & Max King w/Mike McGee
The Staff Band, Mike Peterson & Melody Hart filling in while Don Reed gets set up!
Don Reed & Max King
Mike McGee with Steve Duncan on drums, Max King on bass & vocals & Jason King & Travis Scott on vocals
More morning crowd
Sat. morning pix
Sat. Afternoon pix
Steel Trio" Eddie Lane, Terry Bethel, & Bob Tuttle
Steel Trio w/Kari Garrison of the Clay Cooper Express
Jack Musgrave,had the Play Boys Band (Travis Scott vocals, Kevin Haffey bass & vocals, Mark Brumfield lead & vocals, Steve Duncan drums) accompany him.
Jerry Foster was joined by Mike Beasley & Travis Scott on vocals and Mike McGee on bass and Larry Garrett on vocals
Dean Holman who plays for the Presleys had Steve Duncan on drums & Dino Strunk on vocals
Dean finished his set on Dobro.
Bob Tuttle w/Kevin Haffey lead & vocals, Mark Brumfield/bass & vocals, Steve Duncan,drums
New to our shows, Bobby Garrett , who also sang. was joined by Mark Brumfield on bass....great set guys!
Rick Crow from OK Hope you come back!
Our last player of the day was Larry Garrett.who did a splendid job as always. Charlie Steichen sang with him.
Afternoon crowd #1
Afternoon crowd #2
Rosemary Steichen watching the afternoon players!
Our house band...
Dino Strunk-lead guitar & vocals
Buddy Lewis - bass & vocals & sound system
Subsitute Band Members
Sunday Show & Jam Session
Sunday Worship by Mike McGee w/ Dino Strunk on lead, Russ Burns on drums, & Max King on bass
Rev David Young sang a song and played rhythm. Good job Rev!
Mike Mcgee also played the 1st set of the day w/ Max King on bass, Jason King on vocals..
Our most popular young man Jacob King w/ Gpa Max King on bass & Dad Jason on vocals,
Michael T Hermsmeyer (Mickey Gilley show)
(Clay Cooper Express)
Gary Ash Sang on the set
Pizza Break....as you can see it was delicious!
Jam Session photos....
left side of players
Center & left side of players
Right side of players
young Jacob King
Michael T Hermsmeyer
David Dean White
Cathy Smeenk &
Steve Mitchell & Larry Garrett
Goodbye & thanks for attending, See y'all in July! Pat and Cathy
Martha Randall until July,
2017 Spring Show Review
In spite of the nasty winter earlier in the week Mother Nature provided us awith a beautiful sunny weekend. Mr Keith Hilton opened the show with a rousing set to wake us all up and was joined by Ernie Jackson on fiddle and vocals. Keith was followed by the fabulous playing of Steve Melchi. Next was Jerry Newberry who slowed things down with his mellow touch. Jerry was followed by the loveable Eddie Lane.Eddie was joined by Garrett Massangale on Drums & the lovely Melody Hart from Branson Country USA & Raiding the Country Vault.Our next player was Mr Mike Beasley who also sang for us! The band played a couple songs and was joined by Melody Hart & Mike Peterson to fill time. Don Reed was next who did a fabulous job. He was joined by Steve Duncan on drums. Mike McGee was accompanied by Steve Duncan on drums, Max King on bass & vocals.and & Jason King & Travis Scott on vocals, Steve finished the morning on drums and vocals..great job guys!
The afternoon started off with a bang with a Trio consisting of Terry Bethel, Eddie Lane & Bob Tuttle, then Kari Garrison of Clay Cooper's show joined them for a few songs....Great Traditional Country Music !!!Next up was Jack Musgrave who had the Play Boys Band(Travis Scott on vocals, Kevin Haffey on bass & vocals, & Mark Brumfield on lead & vocals, Steve Duncan on drums) accompany him..The band & Jack appear every Sun night at the Eagles lodge in Springfield from 6-9 pm.
The next player was Jerry Foster joined by Mike Beasley & Travis Scott on vocals and Mike McGee on bass and Larry Garrett on vocals.After Jerry was the amazing Dean Holman who plays for the Presleys. Steve Duncan played drums & Dino Strunk on vocals Dean finished his set on Dobro. Bob Tuttle was back again to do a set for our enjoyment. Bob played a year for Ray Price. He was joined by Kevin Haffey on lead & vocals and Mark Brumfield on bass &vocals, Steve Duncan on drums. The next player was new to our shows, Bobby Garrett , who also sang. He was joined by Mark Brumfield on bass....great set guys! Then Rick Crow of OK played a beautiful set. Our last player of the day was Larry Garrett.who did a splendid job as always.
Sunday worship was provided by Mike McGee with Max King on bass & vocals, and Rev Dave Young on rhythm and vocals. Wonderful service guys!
Our 1st player was Mike McGee who also sang with Max King on bass and Jason King on vocals. Fabulous guys....Jacob King was the next player. He is 13 and only started 3 years ago. What an amazing talent. His grandpa Max King was on bass and his dad Jason on vocals....The next player to grace the stage was a marvelous player, Michael T Hermsmeyer just off the road with Mickey Gilley...Next up was the ever popular Robbie Springfield with Jerry Ash on vocals...Excellent way to close out the morning......We had aPizza break, then the players spent the afternoon jamming.
The players who stayed for the jam where: David Dean White, Jacob King, Mike McGee, Dick Hitchcock, Bill Nicholson, Don Reed, Terry Bethel, Eddie Lane,Larry Garrett, Marty Neer, Bobby Garrett, Michael T Hermsmeyer, Larry Gerdeman and was joined bySteve & Eileen Mitchell on fiddle & vocals and vocals during the jam were also provided by Cathy Smeenk, Larry Garrett, Max King, Dino Strunk and Buddy Lewis
A big thank you to our band for the weekend, Dino Strunk on lead, Russ Burns & Steve Duncan on drums, Buddy Lewis & Max King on bass, and Wayne Massengale on fiddle.
Thanks a bunch to Terry Bethel, Charlie & Rosemary Steichen, Cathy Smeenk, Sheena Beachamp, John & Pat Zazuliak, and all of the planning committee for making this show so successful and fun! Thanks to all the players who came and made such beautiful music for us all to enjoy. Thanks to all the ladies who brought food and a special thanks to the Stone Castle Hotel & Convention Center & Staff for Coffee & accessories and such a beautiful venue as well as their helpfulness to all the guests. See you at the Jams on April 9th & June 18th then the Super show on July 28, 29, 30th......Keep Steelin!
Martha J Randall
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