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February Sky Folksingers Begin the 2019 Second Sunday Concert Series at MCC

[Friday, January 11, 2019]


Phil Cooper and Susan Urban of February Sky

McHenry County College’s popular Second Sunday concert season continues at 3 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 13 when folksingers February Sky return with their unique brand of folk music and creative originals. The performance will be in the Luecht Conference Center at 8900 U.S. Hwy. 14 in Crystal Lake.

February Sky, of Trout Lake, Michigan, features traditional singer and Celtic guitarist Phil Cooper with songwriter and singer Susan Urban.  Their combined talents on guitar, Cooper sings and plays his own arrangements of traditional songs and tunes on six string guitar and cittern, and he also interprets a number of carefully chosen songs from the best of modern folk song writers.  Susan Urban is a writer of story songs and humorous "slice of life" songs.  She accompanies her singing on guitar, six string banjo, mountain dulcimer, and hand percussion instruments. 

February Sky presents a combination of old and new songs addressing a wide range of human experience, complete with vocal harmony, intricate instrumentation and thoughtful stagecraft.

Second Sunday concerts are free and open to the public. For more information about Second Sunday concerts, call (815) 479-7814. To see the full concert schedule, visit

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