PAST PERFORMANCES | 2018
November Hotel at Midway Mercantile | March 3rd, Midway, UT
SYNKOFA House Concert | February 26th, Eden UT
November Hotel at the Hogs Wallow Pub | February 11th, Cottonwood Heights, UT
Eric Solo Guitar at La Caille | February 11th, Cottonwood Heights, UT
Eric Solo at Mountain West Cider | January 16th SLC, UT
SYNKOFA Ceili at the Roundhouse Celtic Festival | March 23 & 24th
November Hotel at Park City Mountain Resort | March 27th
November Hotel at the RUIN | April 20th 9pm-midnight
Eric Solo at Sage's Cafe | April 26th from 6-9pm
November Hotel at Cucina | Cinco de Mayo 7pm-9pm
SYNKOFA Sunday House Concert | May 6th 2018, 3pm-7pm
Eric Solo Guitar at The Alice Gallery | June 15th, Salt Lake City
SYNKOFA w/ Leraine Horstmanshoff at the Millcreek Summer Jam Concert Series | June 18th, Millcreek UT
SYNKOFA at the Utah Arts Festival | June 24th, Salt Lake City
Eric Solo at the Natural History Museum | June 23rd
Eric at the Millcreek Arts Festival | September 8th
Eric Solo at Empire Pass | September 22nd
Eric Solo at Publik Coffee Roasters | November 13th
SYNKOFA at Whitmore Library | December 11th
Eric Solo at Architectural Nexus | December 13th
Eric at Starks Funeral Parlor | December 15th
PAST PERFORMANCES | 2017
November Hotel at Park City Mountain Resort | December 19th, Park City, UT
Eric Solo at the Millcreek Library | December 2nd, Millcreek, UT
November Hotel at OP Rockwell | November 18, Park City, UT
Eric at Liberty Heights Fresh | October 19th
SYNKOFA at the Rally For Sprague Library | August 24, SLC, UT
Eric at Sage's Cafe | July 27th
SYNKOFA at the Millcreek Arts Festival | Saturday July 8th, Millcreek UT
Eric Solo Guitar at Green Drinks | June 8th, Pierpont Place, SLC, UT
November Hotel at the Strap Tank Brewery | Springville, UT, May 6th
November Hotel at Park City Mountain Resort | April 6th, Park City, UT
November Hotel at The Canyons Village | March 28th, Park City, UT
November Hotel at the Strap Tank Brewery | Springville, UT, March 3rd
PAST PERFORMANCES | 2016
SYNKOFA Holiday House Concert | December 18, 3pm-6pm
This time we thank Kris Thorne for inviting us to to meet at her home. Come early if you want to claim available seating and enjoy the festivities, food and camaraderie. 1340 E Skyview Drive (3955 S.) SLC 84124. Please park in the LDS church lot at 1361 E 4000 S (northwest area) and follow the red Meet-up signs on the back fence. Potluck at 3pm, bring enough to share and your beverage of choice. Water and ice are provided. Music starts at 4pm. Suggested $15 per person donation. CDs are sold separately. All funds go to musician.
Eric McKenna & Andy Lynner | Nov 15
Singer/Songwriter and cover artist Andy Lynner performs Abravanel Hall accompanied by Eric McKenna on lead guitar and mandolin. 123 S Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84101
Eric McKenna & Andy Lynner | Nov 11
A benefit for The Inn Between; Utah's hospice for the homeless, and the first program of its kind in the United States. Their mission is to provide a safe and comfortable place where Utah's homeless men and women can experience the end of life with dignity, receive professional hospice services, and be surrounded by compassionate people who care.
SYNKOFA w/ Julian Moon | Nov 4
The Intermountain Acoustic Music Association concert series is held the first Friday of each month from October through May. November 4 features singer/songwriter Julian Moon and Celtic Jazz Ensemble SYNKOFA The concert will be held at The South Valley Unitarian Universalist Society on 6876 South Highland Drive in Cottonwood Heights.
ERIC MCKENNA | October 11
A performance in support of Jason Stevenson for Salt Lake County School Board in Precinct 5. Supporters and those interested in learning more are invited to The Local Kitchen this evening at 7:30. 1100 E 1500S
SYNKÕFA House Concert | Aug 27
Join us on another sensational upper deck view of the Salt Lake Valley, this time for a house concert in Sandy. Sat 6pm, 2821 Ksel Drive, Sandy
SYNKOFA at the J.C.C | Aug 11
Join us for a fre community concert at the I.J. & Jeanne Wagner Jewish Community Center on Thursday August 11, Music from 7pm-9pm. High above the city skyline, the views are nothing short of spectacular! We are performing on the 9th year anniversary of the Jewish Community Concert Summer Series at their beautiful venue, come rain or shine! Join us on the patio or inside at the Social Hall. Address is 2 N. Medical Drive, Salt Lake City, Utah 84113
NOVEMBER HOTEL PARK CITY HOUSE PARTY | JULY 24
A Pioneer (Pie & Beer) Day Celebration
SYNKOFA PLAYS THE SUWA BASH | JULY 13
Bringing Celtic Jazz to help support the Red Rock Wilderness cause
NOVEMBER HOTEL MILLCREEK ARTS FESTIVAL | JULY 9
Selected to perform at this day long event featuring art and music, Cam, Eric and Jason played an hour of the finest material in between stellar bands, Kit Foxes and the Flynnstones
NOVEMBER HOTEL IN PARK CITY | JUNE 25
Summer Solstice House Concert
ERIC SOLO IN PARLEY'S CANYON | JUNE 11
SYNKOFA IN CAROLYN'S GARDEN SERIES | JUNE 4
A magical outdoor venue
NOVEMBER HOTEL AT SOLDIER HOLLOW | MAY 28
Performing a benefit for the Arctic Breed Rescue Society.
SYNKOFA AT THE CATHEDRAL | APRIL 17
One of only four musical acts selected to perform in for the Madeleine Concert Series, SYNKOFA was honored to bring their music to this astoundingly perfect, sacred, acoustic space. Thank you ZAP for helping fund this series.
SYNKOFA AT THE ROUNDHOUSE | MARCH 18 & 19
Ceili at the Roundhouse in Evanston, WY is one of the great regional Celtic Festivals. SYNKOFA was thrilled to be there along with Old Blind Dogs, Dàimh and The Gothard Sisters.
NOVEMBER HOTEL ROCKS THE APRES SKI SCENCE
PARK CITY LEGACY LODGE | DEC 12
PARK CITY LAUNCH PAD |DEC 20
UMBRELLA BAR AT PARK CITY CANYONS | DEC 21
PARK CITY LEGACY LODGE | JAN 9
PARK CITY CANYONS MAIN STAGE | FEB 5
PARK CITY LEGACY LODGE | FEB 26
PARK CITY LAUNCH PAD | MARCH 27
PAST PERFORMANCES 2015
SYNKOFA - GALLIVAN CENTER | November 5th
You are invited to experience Eric's Celtic/World Music Band SYNKOFA. We have been added back on to the Excellence in the Community Concert Series for November 5th. More details to come!
ERIC SOLO AT ZOOM | August 29
Visit one of Park City's most delectable restaurants and enjoy the beautiful outdoor patio with Eric's instrumental guitar adding to the atmophere. 6-9pm, 660 Main St, Park City, UT 84060.
SYNKOFA at THE SUMMER SIZZLE SERIES | Aug 20 & 27
Weber County Libraries are hosting SYNKOFA throughout the summer as part of their Summer Sizzle concert series event. On August 20th, they will perform the Huntsville branch in Ogden Valley. On August 27th, catch them at the Pleasant Valley Branch in South Ogden in their Black Box Theater. Free and open to al
RED ROCK HOT CLUB/SYNKOFA CONCERT | August 8
SYNKOFA shares an evening of music with Gypsy Jazz virtuosos, the Red Rock Hot Club. The venue is Carolyn's Magical Garden, Salt Lake's favorite house concert series.
ERIC & CAMERON PERFORM AT ZOOM | August 6
One of Park City's premier restaurants, Cameron and Eric will play the outdoor patio that evening
NOVEMBER HOTEL at KIMBALL ARTS FEST | August 1
Selected by jury to perform at Park City's Art's Festival, Eric and Cameron of November Hotel play the Miner's Park Stage.
SYNKOFA at SUMMER SIZZLE SERIES | July 5
Weber County Libraries are hosting SYNKOFA throughout the summer as part of their concert series event. This evening , see them play Ogden's Main Branch
SYNKOFA SUPPORTS RED ROCK | July 15
A benefit for the Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance, SYNKOFA returns for a third straight year to entertain supporters at their Bash.
NOVEMBER HOTEL ON MINER'S STAGE | July 5
A Mountain Town Music sponsored concert, November Hotel performs on Park City's Main Street
ERIC & CAMERON PERFORM AT ZOOM | July 2
One of Park City's premier restaurants, Cameron and Eric will play the outdoor patio that evening.
PORTLAND TO PARK CITY | June 28
Eric performs solo at this open house/gallery event featuring several talented painters, sculpters, and multi media expressionists in Park City
UCC PRESS CONCFERENCE | June 3
Eric played solo for this press event celebrating Utah Conservation Corps. inaugural Bike Trail Crew. Hosted by Mamachari Kombucha
SYNKOFA at MacNichol Guitar & Mandolin | April 25
Grand Closing Event! Celebrating seven years of stringed & fretted instruments, MacNichol ends it's run in style with a SYNKOFA concert. Thank you Michael Stone for all your support of the music community!
ST. PATRICK'S CONCERT | March 14
SYNKOFA plays another full house concert at Mary Amanda's with a Celtic heavy set in celebration of the holiday!
AWAKEN YOUR HEARTS Health Expo |February 20
SYNKOFA played this symposium and expo at Ogden's Historic District Marriott
WASATCH BREWERY |February 20 & 21
Cameron Mercer and Eric of November Hotel.
SYNKOFA HOUSE CONCERT |January 17
Hosted by harpist Mary Amanda, sold out show.
PRIVATE CEREMONY |January 9
Kukuiolono Park Japanese Garden Kauai, HI
PAST PERFORMANCES 2014
SYNKOFA AT WHITMORE LIBRARY | Dec 9
A free concer for patrons! Thank you Salt Lake County for supporting music through the library system.
SYNKOFA IN THE MILLCREEK CENTER | Dec 6
SYNKOFA plays a concert event in the beautiful atrium of the new LEED Certified Millcreek Center.
TRACY AVIARY CONCERT BASH | Nov 22
All three of Eric's projects, SYNKOFA, November Hotel, and his solo act all preformed a set in this historic building amidst the birds
CHARITABLE ARTIST HARVEST GATHERING | Nov 20
SYNKOFA performs for the Ogden Valley Arts Fundraiser: OgdenValleyArts.org
PRIVATE CEREMONY-CACTUS & TROPICAL| Sept 27
SYNKOFA at the Bleu Bistro | Sept 26
One of Salt Lake's finest restauraunts transforms into a lovely music venue on weekends.
PRIVATE CEREMONY - SUGAR SPACE | Sept 19
PRIVATE CEREMONY - MCCUNE MANSION | Sept 14
SYNKOFA PLAYS PORCHFEST | Sept 13
For one glorious day, porches become stages; gardens become art galleries; and over 100 local musicians and artists share their talents with audiences who walk by. SYNKOFA selected to play the main stage.
NOVEMBER HOTEL at the THE HISTORIC HOTEL | Sept 12
Eric's rock project returns to this historic building turned nightclub for a rocking set of music.
SYNKOFA-THE HISTORIC HOTEL | Sept 9
Part at of the Salt City Nights Concert Series, SYNKOFA played the Barrell Room for a late evening set of music.
SYNKOFA-OGDEN VALLEY BALLOON FEST | Aug 15
Against a backdrop of hot air balloons, SYNKOFA rocked Ogden Valley on the big stage.
SYNKOFA at MacNichols House Concert | Aug 9
Hosted by Michael Stone of MacNichol Guitar and Mandolin, Eric and SYNKOFA have been a mainstay in this house concert series.
SYNKOFA at Downtown Farmers' Market | Aug 9
One of the best Farmers' Markets in the country wouldn't be complete without live music.
SYNKOFA PLAYS FOR REDROCK | June 16
At the Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance Headquarters for their Annual Redrock Bash
SYNKOFA-UTAH ARTS FESTIVAL | June 29
SYNKOFA was selcted by jury to perform the Leo Stage at Utah's big event
PRIVATE CEREMNONY -PARLEY'S CANYON | June 28
SYNKOFA in Carolyn's Garden | June 16
Eric's World Music Ensemble SYNKOFA performed the magical backyard space of Carolyn's Garden.
Eric & Andy Lynner at Millcreek Grill | June 6
SYNKOFA at Crystal Hot Springs | May 17
Part of the annual Healing Festival, the outdoor stage with the Wasatch backdrop provided the perfect scene with numerous guest musicians to boot!
SYNKOFA at the Viridian Center | March 8th
Eric's World Music Ensemble SYNKOFA again performed the Excellence in the Community performance series! Check out more outstanding acts coming up in this free concert series here.
SYNKOFA at Ceili at the Roundhouse | March 20th
Ceili at the Roundhouse, Uinta County Concert Series - Irish Festival, Evanston, WY. SYNKOFA opened for Irish Touring band Full Set for a standing room only concert!
NOVEMBER HOTEL at Fat's Grill | Feb 8
Full room, great sound! Thanks Fat's and John McCool's band, the Day Lates, for inviting our band.
PAST PERFORMANCES 2013
NOVEMBER HOTEL at Burt's Tikki Lounge | Dec 28
Featuring special guest artist from Italy, Davide Sibilia on keyboard, November Hotel played their inaguaral gig.
Eric at The State Room | Nov 6
As part of HEAL Utah's Fall Party Event dedicated to cleaning up our air, Eric warmed up the crowd with fingerstyle guitar at one of Utah's very finest live music venues.
Eric plays for Breathe UTAH | Oct 26
Peggy & Scott Hansen hosted this fundraising event at their beautiful downtown Salt Lake home. Eric set the scene with instrumental guitar, and vocalist Dawn Veree delighted particpants with jazz standards. Proceeds go to finding real solutions for Utah's air quality problem.
SYNKOFA at the Gallivan Center | Sept 26
'Twas an unforgettable evening for the band as SYNKOFA took the The Gallivan Hall stage as part of the Excellence in the Community performance series. A pristine sound system, enthusiastic audience, and a gorgeous setting made for a concert that musicians and attendees will long remember.
Big Mirror at Wasatch Market | Sept 21 11am
Organic veggies, organic music! Singer/songwriter Chris Wilson performe with Eric on guitar & mandolin, and Theresa Ellis on violin. Wheeler Farm, 6351 South 900 East, Salt Lake City
Eric with Cameron Mercer of NOVEMBER HOTEL | Sept 1
Eric and Cameron performed on the Farmer's Market stage at the Park Silly Market Event. Main street, Park City.
Phavian, Cambriah & SYNKOFA | Sept 1
The magical emporium Crone's Hollow played host to this mini music festival featuring LA Progressive rockers Phavian playing an all acoustic set, SYNKOFA's Celtic Jazz and and Singer/Songwriter Cambriah. 2470 S Main St, SLC. Potluck & BBQ from 4pm-6pm, Music 7pm-9pm. Free. For more on Eric's ensemble, please visit www.synkofa.com
Disposable Genius at High West Distillery | Sept 4
Singer/songwriter Cameron Mercer performed this Whiskey Club event with Eric on lead guitar. 703 Park Avenue, Park City
NOVEMBER HOTEL | Aug 25
Cameron, Eric, & Drummer Jason Deamer teamed up with Mountain Town Music in Park City to play the Miner's Park Stage on Main Street. Thanks to Mountain Town Music for their tireless promotion of the arts!
SYNKOFA in Concert | Aug 15
40 music afficiandos turned out to the Ogden Valley Branch Library, Huntsville, 131 South 7400 East, Ogden Valley.
SYNKOFA House Concert | Aug 10
Thanks to Michael Stone and MacNichol Guitar and Mandolin for including SYNKOFA on his summer concert lineup in Holladay, UT.
Eric & Cameron Mercer Kimball Arts Fest | Aug 3
Selected to perform at one of the oldest and largest Art Festivals in the West, Eric & Cameron showcased their songwriting and guitar skills at the Kimball Arts Festival in Park City, Utah, at the Top of Main Street Stage
SYNKOFA in Concert | July 25
SYNKOFA played the excellent concert space found at the Pleasant Valley Branch Library, 5568 S. Adams Ave, Ogden, Thursday 7-8pm.
SYNKOFA plays for Redrock | July 17,
SYNKOFA provided the music for the Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance Backyard Bash. Learn more about SUWA's fine work in protecting red rock wilderness at www.suwa.org! Wyss Wilderness House, 425E 100S, SLC
ERIC Solo at the Natural History Museum | June 25
SLC Green Drinks presents The 5th Annual Summer Solstice Celebration at the Natural History Museum's Sky Terrace, 301 Wakara Way, Salt Lake City.
SYNKOFA at the Ed Kenley Amphitheater | June 23
Thank you Davis Arts Council an Kathy Skidmore for the invitation to play the Sunday Concert Series! This gorgeous venue, excellent staff and welcoming audience help create the perfect evening concert. More at www.davisarts.org
SYNKOFA at Wheeler Farm | June 23
Wasatch Front Farmers Market, Sunday 11am-1pm at Wheeler Farm, 6351 S 900 E, Salt Lake City.
SYNKOFA at Gardner Village | June 22
Wasatch Front Farmers Market, Sat 11-1 Gardner Village, 1100 West 7800 South, West Jordan. Organic food and organic music.
EASTERN MEDICINE, WESTERN MUSIC | June 20
Eric performs solo instrumental music in celebrating the opening of Absolute Acupuncture for an open house event. Highland Park Plaza, suite 435, 3098 S Highland Dr,Salt Lake City.
BIG MIRROR | June 16, Wheeler Farm
After a several month hiatus, Big Mirror with Chris Wilson, Theresa Ellis, and Eric McKenna is back with the alt-country and folk rock tunes. This day, playing for the Wasatch Front Farmers Market.
SYNKOFA at Kaysville Tabernacle | May 10
Celtic jazz ensemble SYNKOFA is featured at "Lite Nite of Chamber Music". The playful program closed out a season of free shows in Kaysville courtesy of the Davis Arts Chamber Music Series. The Historic Kaysville Tabernacle, 198 W. Center St., hosted the event.
ERIC at CACTUS & TROPICAL | April 25
A Tree Utah Fundraiser! Thursday, April 25th the place to be was Cactus & Tropicals with TreeUtah. Instrumental guitar music provided by Eric.
SYNKOFA | April 8 Whitmore Library
The ensemble was back in action for an additional Salt Lake County Library performance.
SYNKOFA | March 22 & 23 Ceili at the Roundhouse
Synkofa was selected to play two sets at this regional Celtic Music Festival in Evanston, WY along with Salt Lake's own Otter Creek, Battlefield Band out of Scotland and Ireland's Goitse
SYNKOFA | March 14th at Ben Lomond High School
Synkofa was thrilled to play this annual concert at Ben Lomond High School- home of the Proud Scots and along with the Bag Pipe Corps and drummers. Twas a great celebration of kilts, jigs and reels.
SYNKOFA | Feb 11 Millcreek Community Center
Eric, Theresa, Laina and Steve played their unique brand of Celtic Jazz as part of the Salt Lake County Library performing arts series!
PAST PERFORMANCES 2012
MILLCREEK LIBRARY HOLIDAY SHOW | Dec 10, 7pm
Eric and special guest violinist Theresa Ellis performed two hours of instrumental music for the holidays including Silent Night, Greensleaves admist a host of original and traditional material at the beautiful new Millcreek Library, 2266 E.Evergreen Ave.
SOLAR CELEBRATION | Sept 21
Congratulations to the Salt Lake Unitarian Church for their grand efforts to reduce their carbon footprint by installing a solar panel array. Eric had the privelege of performing instrumental guitar for the celebration, including his version of "Here Comes The Sun"
PRIVATE CEREMONY - LAUDEN FALLS | Sept 12
PRIVATE CEREMONY - LOG HAVEN | Sept 9
SYNKOFA HOUSE CONCERT | Aug 24
Thanks to those who attended our inaugural show and to the Henrys' for hosting!
SUWA SUMMER BASH | July 11
Big Mirror performs for The Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance membership at this summer celebration!
MACNICHOL CONCERT SERIES | July 7
Live with Big Mirror in Michael Stone's backyard
PRIVATE CEREMONY - RED BUTTE GARDEN | June 24
BIG MIRROR AT THE LIVE GREEN FESTIVAL | May 5
Music and green living all day long! More on Live Green.
ERIC LIVE AT THE TIN ANGEL CAFE | May 9
Live on the patio for for dinner & drinks on the south edge of Pioneer Park. More on the Tin Angel Cafe.
PRIVATE CEREMONY - THE HASTINGS HOUSE WEDDING GARDEN, HALF MOON BAY, CA | May 14
BIG MIRROR AT THE DYLAN BIRTHDAY BASH | May 26
Thanks Bronk Onion and the Garage on Beck for this amazing event!
MILLCREEK LIBRARY GRAND OPENING | April 11
Music by Eric in the grand atrium following the ribbon cutting ceremony. 2250 Evergreen Ave
TRACY AVIARY BREATHE UTAH EVENT | Feb 28
Mingle with green-minded Utahans at A Celebration for Clean Air sponsored by SLC Green Drinks.
VALENTINE'S DAY MUSIC AT RIVERS | Feb 14
Celebrate with a romantic dinner for two. 4760 South 900 East.
PAST PERFORMANCES 2011
THE STATE ROOM | November 15
Thousands of dollars were raised in support of HEAL Utah at their Fall Party event. Live music from Eric and Better Off With The Blues, and a fascinating presentation on renewable energy made for a wonderful evening. You can support this excellent organization by visiting their website, and attending their Spring Breakfast.
BIG MIRROR AT PARK SILLY MARKET | Sept 25
Enjoy the ecofriendly open air market, street festival known as Park Silly. Chris & Eric perform on Miner's Park Stage 3:30-5pm.
PRIVATE CEREMONY - RED RIVER RANCH | Sept 10
THE ROSE ESTABLISHMENT | February 22
Eric, solo acoustic, at the monthly SLC Green Drinks event in support of renewable energy at the Rose Establishment
BIG MIRROR AT SUN & MOON | Jan 21 & Feb 5
Eric on lead guitar and mandolin with singer/songwriter Chris Wilson of Big Mirror at The Sun & Moon Cafe in Emigration Canyon.
ANDREA FUSTOLO | January 29th
Touring musician Andrea Fustulo from Latina, Italy played a full house at The Sun & Moon Cafe accompanied by Eric on lead acoustic guitar, classical guitar and mandolin, and Jason Deamer on drums.
MACNICHOL CONCERT SERIES | January 8
Eric, solo and acoustic, at MacNichol Guitar & Mandolin.
PAST PERFORMANCES 2010
PAT'S BBQ | December 27
Big Mirror at Pat's BBQ; arguably, host to the best BBQ and Blues in town!
10,000 VILLAGES END OF YEAR BASH | December 16
Big Mirror performs for the 10,000 Villages End of Year Bash, celebrating volunteerism and fair trade!
AUDOBON SOCIETY BENEFIT | September 16
Eric, acoustic and classical guitar, performs at the Audobon Society's Annual Benefit
LONE PEAK CELEBRATION | April 23
Eric, on acoustic and classical guitar, performs at the Save Our Canyons Annual Lone Peak Celebration
TRACY AVIARY | August 24
Eric, on acoustic and classical guitar, performs at the Old Mill in the Tracy Aviary
BIG MIRROR AT SUN & MOON CAFE | Year Round
Big Mirror performs monthy at the Sun & Moon Cafe Janury through December