Spring Concert

The Folk Music Society of Midland


presents a Spring Concert on Saturday,


April 22, 2023 at 7 pm at Creative 360,


the 1517 Bayliss Street location. The


concert opens with local folk musicians


from Sweet Friends in Music with


Special Guests Robin Abbott and Kristine


 Goodwin and concludes with the lively


 Ironwood band from Troy, MI. 


Admission is $10 for FMSM members


(memberships available at the door), $12


 for non-members. Tickets available in


advance and at the door. Public welcome!


Sweet Friends in Music is a local band 


that includes Bob Rostollan (guitar and 


bass); Kelly Sible (banjo, fiddle, mandolin,


 guitar, saw and piano); and Julia Dryzga 


(guitar). They've been together around


 ten years and have quite a large variety


 of music including country, bluegrass,


 oldies, folk and Celtic. 


Robin Abbott is a vocalist and multi-


instrumentalist in Saginaw. Her 


distinctive voice invites you to stay a 


while and listen.


Kristine Goodwin loves to sing both 


lead and harmony, also plays guitar and


 penny whistle. She is a local 


singer/songwriter of many genres, living


and working in Midland. You can hear a


sampling of originals at 



Ironwood band is a husband & wife, Celtic Folk duo from Troy, MI. Anna is on lead vocal, fiddle, and mandolin, while Mark rocks the acoustic guitar and electric bass. Together they perform original tunes as well as traditional Irish and American Folk.

Ironwood has performed at a variety of events, such as Motor City Irish Fest, Holland Celtic Festival, Saline Celtic Festival, Michigan Renaissance Festival, Arts Beats & Eats Festival of Royal Oak and more. Come see Ironwood live! This folkin’ band will have you on your feet!