HILL HOUSE CONCERTS PRESENTS
SATURDAY, May 12 8:00 PM
It's hard to believe, but it's been 5 years since David was last here! This will be his 3rd visit to Little Lake Hill houseconcerts. The second performance lasted two days ('double-header') and all shows filled up.
a performer as he is a writer, David Massengill accompanies himself
mainly on the Appalachian dulcimer, which he slings over his shoulder
like an electric guitar. The sound of the dulcimer has an intimate,
detailed quality that complements the easy graciousness of Massengill's
stage presence. He has achieved a virtuosity on the traditional
instrument that enables him to wring from its few strings music of a
complexity and richness far beyond anything it was ever meant to
produce, drawing the listener in to his lyrical imagery and the close-up
focus on human foibles and experience that is the substance of his best
David writes many short stories and is quite an artist as well. Some of his stories are accompanied by his creative drawings. He is an amazing man of many talents. He will share many stories through song and spoken word. Here are some song samples:
You'll find other samples by visiting Houseconcerts # 62 & 63.
Donations (suggested $15) are appreciated and reservations are necessary. Please limit reservation parties to 4 people and allow 3 days for confirmation. You may email me (preferably) or phone (919) 787-6378 and don't wait too long! David has LOTS of fans here and all of his other shows here filled up quickly!