June / July 2015 News

Welcome to VOMA!  Keep your eye here for news about the VOMA stage at the 2015 Cambria City Ethnic Festival.

Here’s the upcoming schedule as of this posting.  Please visit the Events page for up to date information.

THUR  JUN  4 6:30pm StudioPM – Autism Program FundraiserProceeds benefit Young Adult Autistic Club VOMA StudioPM Art Program.
FRI    JUN  12 7:00pm StudioPM – Guided Art & BYOB Event
A creative studio experience to create, play, drink and socialize.Guided art socials.  No experience necessary.
SAT   JUN  13 7:00pm VOMA Presents: House Party with The Chi
SAT   JUN  20 6:00pm Toxic Experiment: Ground WorkA night of music and art.
FRI    JUN  26 7:00pm StudioPM – Guided Art & BYOB Event
A creative studio experience to create, play, drink and socialize.Guided art socials.  No experience necessary.
SAT   JUN  27 *** No June Blues Gathering … See you @ Thunder-in-the-Valley! ***
MON    JUL  6 6:30pm The VOMA Folk Series Presents: Shook Twins w/ special guest Guy Russo (formerly of Broken Fences)The VOMA Folk Series is glad to welcome Shook Twins to Johnstown for a great night of music! Shook Twins are an Indie folk-pop band now hailing from coniferous forested Portland, Oregon. Tickets available via Eventbrite.
FRI    JUL  10 7:00pm StudioPM – Guided Art & BYOB Event
A creative studio experience to create, play, drink and socialize.Guided art socials.  No experience necessary.
SAT   JUL  11 7:30pm VOMA Presents – Jazz: The Don Aliquo QuartetOFFSITE at Press Bistro!
SAT   JUL 18 6:30pm VOMA Presents – Bluegrass: Colebrook Roadw/ guests Striped Maple HollowHarrisburg’s Colebrook Road, winners of the 2014 Watermelon Park Fest band contest, make their first trip to Johnstown!
FRI    JUL  24 7:00pm StudioPM – Guided Art & BYOB Event
A creative studio experience to create, play, drink and socialize.Guided art socials.  No experience necessary.
SAT   JUL  25 8:00pm VOMA Presents: The Blues Gathering
Join us for our monthly celebration of the blues with performances by local and regional musicians.

All events are all ages, BYOB w/ proper ID unless otherwise noted.

Reservations required for all StudioPM events unless noted.

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March / April / May 2015 News

Welcome to VOMA!  We look forward to seeing you at VOMA this fall and winter.

Here’s the upcoming schedule as of this posting, but please visit the Events page for up to date information.

Friday, March 27 – 7:00pmStudioPM – Guided Art & BYOB Event\
Saturday, March 28 – 7:30pmVOMA Presents: The Blues GatheringThis month featuring some of the area’s finest female vocalists; Natalie Johns KurchakTerri Hilbrecht SingleTeresa Fisher & Jennifer Drummey. Each performing sets of your favorite Blues classics!
Thursday, April 2 – 7:00pmHullabaloo Presents: Jonathan Scales FourchestraSteel pannist and founder Jonathan Scales’ compositional skill mixes with tasteful, avant-garde improvisations to form an unmistakably unique approach to an instrument often associated with cruise ships and tropical music.
Saturday, April 4 – 7:00pmVOMA Presents: The ChiBrad Rhea, Dave Distefano & John Charney perform as The Chi. A high energy rock band performing classic grooves.
Friday, April 10 – 7:00pmStudioPM – Guided Art & BYOB Event
Saturday, April 11 – 6:30pmVOMA Folk Series: Grand Ole’ Ditch w/ Striped Maple HollowProgressive bluegrass from Cumberland MD.  Featuring inventive song writing, 5-part harmonies, dazzling banjo, silky dobro, fiery mandolin, galloping bass, sizzling fiddle and freight train guitar.
Sunday, April 12 – 1:00pmStudioPM Junior Public Guided Art Event
Saturday, April 18 – 6:00pmThe Walk and Rollers Basket Party & Show                                              to benefit Relay For LifeThe Walk and Rollers Relay for Life team invite you to a Basket party and evening of music in support of Cambria County Relay for Life.  Bands to include Tree, Whiskey River Panhandlers, One Lane Bridge, Jason DeWitt, Laurel Harrison, and more!
Wednesday, April 22 – 6:30pmStudioPM (Autism Group) – Private Event
Friday, April 24 – 7:00pmStudioPM – Guided Art & BYOB Event
Saturday, April 25 – 7:30pmVOMA Presents: The Blues Gathering
Friday, May 1 – 6:00pmAcoustic Open MicAcoustic open mic, hosted by Garrett Kocian.  Special guests TBA!
Friday, May 8 – 7:00pmStudioPM – Guided Art & BYOB Event
Saturday, May 16 – 7:30pmVOMA Presents: The Don Aliquo Jazz Quartet  (Pgh.)Saxophonist Don Aliquo Sr. has shared the stage with prominent entertainers such as Tony Bennet, Lena Horne, Mel Torme and Johnny Mathis plus performances with Hal Case, Johnnie Long, Woody Herman and as guest soloist with the River City Brass Band.
Friday, May 22 – 7:00pmStudioPM – Guided Art & BYOB Event
Saturday, May 23 – 5:00pmMay Masquerade at VOMAVOMA’s Third Annual Costume Ball with Art Gallery upstairs and Does It Matter Records DJ set downstairs! This year’s theme is Surrealist. Check the Venue Of Merging Arts’ Facebook page for costume ideas and more details!
Tuesday, May 26 – 7:00pmMy Idea of Fun Presents: Rural Carrier and more
-Rural Carrier- Jacob Koestler’s audio/visual project, returning to Johnstown for the first time since the creation of this project!
-Stage Hands- Brandon Locher and Gerald Mattis’s unique brand of avante garde electronic pop music.
-Laika, The Astro-Hound- Cian T. Jackson and Gerald Mattis’ songs of life and impermanence.
-C. Scott & the Belltones- Christopher Bell’s bedroom pop music
$6.00, 4 acts comprised of childhood best friends who never gave up creating, and loving the arts.
https://www.facebook.com/events/457321971109290/
Saturday, May 30 – 7:30pmVOMA Presents: The Blues Gathering

For more information, please see:All events are all ages, BYOB w/ proper ID unless otherwise noted.

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