PAST EVENTS

Postponed due to weather!

 

New date to be

 

announced!

 

 

SATURDAY, JANUARY 23, 2016   9pm
 

Allysen Callery plays The Whale Guitar at AS220

with Two Selkies, Quarterly, and Longshoreman

We’ve been looking forward to having Allysen Callery play her unique finger picking style on The Whale Guitar for a long time!

And its about to happen!  

Cannot wait to hear her haunting voice as she plays her eerie alt-folk songs on with this unique

alt-folk artwork of a guitar!

As if that isn’t special enough, the guitar’s builder, the amazing Rachel Rosenkrantz will also be performing that night with Two Selkies on a variety of acoustic folk intruments!! With extraordinary folk harpist Reed McLaren by her side, and Quarterly and Longshoreman 

sharing the bill, its going to be a night of captivating sounds.

AS220 Main Stage  95 Empire St.,  Providence RI  9pm

THURSDAY, JANUARY 21, 2016   4pm-7pm
 

Whale Guitar Show with Ocean Alliance!

BURNSIDE INSIDE :: Wintersession Burnside Music Series at Aurora 

On January 21 join us at Aurora's "Indoor Beer Garden" for The Whale Guitar and special guest players!  

Come in and hear guitarist and 

Ocean Alliance’s Environmental Science Intern Gregory Taylor!

He'll be driving down from Gloucester MA to play for you and chat about how

Ocean Alliance is flying drones to conduct

non-invasive research about whales and their health!

Learn why their work is so important!

 

Next up will be Aurora’s own

Stev Delmonico and his bandmate Steve Donovan fresh from The Quahogs' CD Release Party!

Last but not least, BlowHole's

Brian Jablonski evokes the ocean on

pedal steel while Berke Marye takes The Whale Guitar on a journey of sound.

 

Aurora
276 Westminster Street
Providence, Rhode Island
 

 

Kid friendly event! 

We'll even have tee shirts for sale for kids in ocean blue!

Along with super soft adult tees in blue and black. And durable black totes.  

All of our merch is 100% whale friendly organic cotton. We know you'll love the look and feel of all our merch - we hope you'll buy them to support our project!

 

And, as it's our mission to rally support for

the good science of Ocean Alliance, here is

where we ask you to help fund their work:

Please donate!

 

Just go to www.whale.org and fill out their form!

NOTE! When they see a spike in donations and whale adoptions around our events, we know we made an impact!

And you can make that super clear if you type in The Whale Guitar Project in the tribute box when you donate –

just to let them know you were inspired by our project!

Thank you Downtown Providence Parks Conservatory

and Aurora for your support!

Thank you all for your whale love!!

#savewhalessaveourselves

#forthewhales

REVIVAL III

The Whale Guitar is honored to be on display at part of The Fort Foreclosure Stage!


Celebrating 3 years since the re-opening of the Columbus Theatre

 

starring
KISHI BASHI
THE LOW ANTHEM
THE HUNTRESS (debut performance)
SCREAMING FEMALES
MITSKI
SHE KEEPS BEES
LAST GOOD TOOTH
VUDU SISTER

 

fort foreclosure presents
TWAIN
MAL DEVISA
EDT
HOME BODY
IAN FITZGERALD
INFJ
JACOB AUGUSTINE

 

tony’s barbershop presents
POTTY MOUTH
with more tbc

 

NOVEMBER 7TH, 2015
The Columbus Theatre
Doors at 6pm, Show at 7pm
Tickets on sale NOW
at https://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/950471

SATURDAY 
 
November 7  
 

The Columbus Theatre

Tim Eriksen

Acclaimed multi-instrumentalist plays The Whale Guitar at Lily Pads

SATURDAY 
 
September 12 
 

Music at Lily Pads

27 North Road

Peacedale, RI  02879

Tim Eriksen and Cordelia’s Dad with The Vox Hunters

(Lily Pads' 5th Anniversary show!)

Backyard benefit for Girls Rock Rhode Island!

August 29 
 
SATURDAY 
 

The Whale Guitar Project is honored to participate in a little fund-raiser for one of our favorite organizations:

Girls Rock Rhode Island!  

Who knows if The Whale Guitar would ever have been invented if Jen Long had not begun to learn to play guitar at one of their very first camps! So happy to give back, and pass the love forward! Because playing music and empowering girls rules!!

 

July 31 
 
FRIDAY 
 

Mystic Seaport's 30th Annual Moby Dick Marathon

on the Charles W. Morgan!

 

Song for the Whales!

The Whale Guitar Project is stoked to be participating in Mystic Seaport's Moby Dick Marathon!  We will be featured in an evening concert on the dock of the Charles W. Morgan!

Come see the beautiful and unique whale guitar, as well as performances by the Museum’s chanteymen. Utilizing both traditional and modern songs, the concert will highlight whale preservation efforts and social change.

The Quahogs

SATURAY, MAY 23, 2015
 

Stev Delmonico and Steve Donovan played The Whale Guitar

The Quahogs

Stev Delmonico- Guitar, Vocals
Ryan Gould- Bass
Steve Donovan- Guitar
Charlie Weber- Guitar
John Faraone- Drums

Firehouse 13

41 Central Street
Providence, RI 02907

PVD Shanty Sing

FRIDAY, MAY 8, 2015
 

With Sharks Come Cruisin' playing The Whale Guitar!

Can't wait for tonight! Come sing with Sharks Come Cruisin', The Whale Guitar and me! 
It's PVD Shanty Sing TONIGHT at The Parlour! 6-9pm
Raffle to benefit The Whale Guitar Project!
Come and soak in some sudz and sing out some swears!
Keep it clean til 7:30 tho! The first set is FAMILY FRIENDLY!
Bring your first mates and deckhands!
And your appetites too! The Parlour had the best burgers around!!

1119 N Main St, Providence, RI 02904

The New England Right Whale Festival

SUNDAY MAY 3  11am to 3pm
 

 

Did you know that there are less than 550 right whales left in the North Atlantic?  Come to the 2nd Annual New England Right Whale Festival to celebrate the work being done to save North Atlantic right whales from extinction! The Whale Guitar Project is honored to be invited to display! We'll have The Whale Guitar plugged in and ready for you to play!  Come see it, play it, and sign The Right Whale Festival log page that will be sewn into The Whale Guitar's Travel Journal!!

New England Aquarium

Harbor View Terrace Tent
1 Central Wharf

Boston, MA 02110

FREE EVENT!

(Aquarium admission not included)

The 7th International WhaleFest

FRIDAY, APRIL 3, 2015
 

Private party featuring The Whale Guitar to benefit Ocean Alliance, Sea Shepherd and Save The Bay.

 

The Whale Guitar Closing Ceremony

THURSDAY, JUNE 5, 2014
 
Join us
at
The Providence Public Library
for a musical reception
in which
The WHALE GUITAR
will be unveiled
and played! 

 

Featuring guitarists 

Shannon Le Corre and Chris Carrera

of Bloodpheasant

and  Erik Carlson of AREA C

 

With poetry by Reza Clifton,

and presentations by:

founder Jen Long

luthier Rachel Rosenkrantz 

and Special Collections Librarian

Jordan Goffin.

 

THURSDAY APRIL 24

6pm SHARP!

doors 5:30pm

FREE!

 

Please

RSVP HERE!

Space is limited!

 Please reserve a ticket!

 

Providence Public Library

Washington Street Entrance

THURSDAY, APRIL 24, 2014
 

The Whale Guitar Opening Reception

 

 

The Whale Guitar will be on display at the Providence Public Library beginning Wednesday, April 23.  The exhibit will feature the process of designing and building the guitar as well as display items from the Library's Nicholson Whaling Collection. View rare scrimshaw works and journals of the whaling era which inspired some of the guitar's design elements. On view thrugh June 4.

 

Providence Public Library 

150 Empire Street

Providence, RI 02903   

Providence Public Library Exhibit

APRIL 24 - JUNE 5 



THURSDAY, MARCH 27, 2014
 

March Clambake at Aurora

Take a journey with mermaid, artist, poet, mother, toy designer, inventor, and late blooming musician, singer, songwriter and founder of The Whale Guitor Project, Jen Long.  Jen will be talking about the voyage ofdivergences and convergences that inspired this idea, influenced its design, and are shaping this collaborative project into a mission to save whales.

 

5:30 - 8:30 pm

Aurora

276 Westminster St.
Providence, RI

Clambake is a monthly event for Rhode Island's design and entrepreneurial community - we hope for another great turnout! The collaborative endeavors of AIGA Rhode Island,DESIGNxRI, and Rally Rhode Island are helping to curate and promote these events.

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