Janet Burgan

October 7, 2018 - 10:15am

Janet Burgan will be speaking about songwriting and about songwriting and activism. She'll bring her guitar and will sing and speak.

From her roots in northeastern Ohio, Janet Burgan brings a folk sensibility to her music. Growing up in Cuyahoga Falls, (home to Chrissie Hynde, Joe Walsh, Devo and The Black Keys) Janet started her musical career as a singer, trombonist and pianist. She moved to New York and quickly became involved in the live music scene. Adding electric bass, acoustic guitar and frattoir to her instrument arsenal, Janet has led her own bands or been a sidewoman ever since.

Janet newest album, 'Nothing But Love Songs' is a collections of 12 new originals recorded in New Orleans on April 5, 2016.