"A guitarist of eclectic sensibilities and delicate technique. His music circles the globe in imagistic compositions." -Kimberly Hass, "Echoes" Executive Producer

"...the acoustic guitar player infusing his original melodies and Indian scales with a Celtic lilt." -John Diliberto, PRI radio host

"Michael Mandrell is a stellar guitarist and composer who strums your soul, transporting you to the vast, edifying and whimsical depths of your imagination.  He is a purely riveting, distinctive and mezmerizing performer." -Ric Sharette, Music Director, Salt Lake City, UT 



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Upcoming Concerts & Happenings

Previous events

House Concert in Albuquerque

Private Residence, Albuquerque, NM

Hosted by Susan Peck at her new home in Albuquerque! To RSVP and get directions please contact Susan at speck@peak.org.

Michael and Susan will be performing a few duos as well, so come celebrate Susan's new home and life as the music director at First Unitarian in Albuquerque.

Concert in Mt. Shasta, CA. with Anton Mizerak and Laura Berryhill

Shastasong Events Studio, Mt. Shasta, CA.

For directions and more information please visit www.shastasong.com and click on the music concerts tab.

Anton Mizerak and tour partner Laura Berryhill offer a series of intimate music concerts at their Shastasong Events Studio on the side of majestic Mount Shasta. Admission is by donation. Our community concert series will resume in June 2016 with Michael Mandrell.

Ashland House Concert

hosted by Donna Benjamin at a private residence, Ashland, OR.

From host Donna Benjamin:

Dear Friends,

Thrilled to be hosting Michael again... House Concert with Michael Mandrell Thursday, June 2nd

We'll gather at 7pm and the music will start around 7:30.

Organic Snacks and Beverages provided by Chef Al Chase.

We’re asking a sliding scale donation $15 to $20 for the show and seating is limited. To inquire about seating availability or to RSVP please call Donna at 541-531-5359 or email yournativesong@gmail.com.

When you RSVP you’ll be given the address and directions to the house concert location.

As with all of Michael’s shows no one will be turned away for lack of funds.

We would love to see you here!

New Thought Center for Spiritual Living

1040 C Ave, Lake Oswego, OR. 97034

I'm delighted to be a part of this special Memorial Day service as the guest soloist for a lovely commemorative slide show celebrating departed loved ones. I'll also be sitting in with Gary Skye and the band, we'll be playing our heart and souls out for the 9 and 11am services!

www.newthoughtcsl.org (503) 296-9922


Unity of Portland

Stark and SE 45th, Portland, OR.

Guest soloist and then sitting in with Sydney Lehman and the band for the 11am service.

Port Orchard House Concert with David Michael

Home of Larry Davis and Carmel Pennington, 1810 Wood Road SE, Port Orchard, WA. 98366

I'll be teaming up with my good friend David Michael (www.purnimaproductions.com) on his amazing Celtic harp for an evening of world fusion tunes, songs and plenty of great stories.

From the hosts: 6:00pm Potluck & 7:00pm Concert hosted by Larry and Carmel at our home in Port Orchard, WA. at 1810 Woods Rd SE, 98366. We will gather at 6pm for a potluck and socializing; the music will start at 7pm. Please feel free to bring your favorite side dish/entree or drinks to share. (the grill will be hot for your use if needed). We are asking for a donation: $20 for the show. Seating is limited so please RSVP. For more information please call 360-440-7844 or email Carmel at Namaste2u@wavecable.com. We would love to see you here!

New Thought Center for Spiritual Living Taize Service

New Thought CSL, 1040 C Ave., Lake Oswego, OR. 97034

A beautiful and meditative musical service that I will be playing with two of my favorite musicians, Gary Skye and Lauri Jones.

Wednesday Night Inspiration--7:00 to 8:00 pm "New Beginnings" Image representing our service

A Special Taize Service facilitated by the Practitioner I and II students.

A Taize service includes: Silence, Candlelight, Readings, Prayer, Meditation and Repetitive song or chanting. The origins of Taize began in a little village in Burgundy France over 60 years ago, when Brother Roger Shultz founded a community devoted to prayer and living a parable of reconciliation with the church and within the human family. Thus, the Taize service is inclusive and ecumenical with persons of all faiths being invited.


Baton Rouge House Concert

Baton Rouge, LA.

Hosted by Rev. Larrye-Marie Heyl and Nancy Wertz at her home in Baton Rouge. For more information contact Nancy at nancywertzcoach@aol.com.

"House Concert" at Unity of Brazosport

Unity of Brazosport, 507 S. Brooks St., Brazoria, Tx. 77422

An evening of good music and good company! Potluck appetizer dinner from 5pm to 6pm, music concert with Michael Mandrell begins at 6pm. Suggested "love donation" to Michael of $10 to $20 at the event... One of my favorite smaller Unity churches down near the Texas coast on the Brazos River. It will be good to see all my old friends there! www.unityofbrazosport.org

Private House Concert with special guest Charlie Jones

Nacogdoches, TX

Hosted by Jerry and Cheryl Wilson in their lovely, art filled home. This is my old college town and a beautiful time to be visiting the Piney Woods of East Texas for the spring bloom. I'll be joined by my old friend Charlie Jones, which is sure to lead to some epic old time music jams! At the request of the hosts, this concert will be by invitation only.

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