Bounding Main Upcoming Performance Schedule

Sea Shanties & Shenanigans  — McHenry, IL— Nov. 7, 2015 5:00 PM

House concert hosts Robert "Ducky" Haefke and Elke Feldmann-Haefke invite you to join them in hosting Bounding Main in a house concert at their spacious McHenry home.

The Haefke House Concerts have welcomed a variety of performing artists over the last few years and Bounding Main is honored to be included in this talented group.

Elke says, "Okay, all you Bounding Mainiacs and aspiring Mainiacs, come hear beautiful harmonies, "jokes," Jon's knees, Dean's dancing, and more hijinks."  As this is a house concert there is no admission fee but there is an "at-will donation" that you can make to support the group.  They will also have CDs available for sale.

The venue's address is: 1819 Cashel Lane, McHenry, IL 60050.  Please RSVP on the Facebook event page at:

Bounding Main in Concert at the Beulah Brinton House – Bay View, Milwaukee, WI - February 21, 2016 4:00 PM

Beulah Brinton HouseThe Beulah Brinton House is an historic building that has taken on a new life with a series of performances organized by our friend David HB Drake.  Owned and operated by the Bay View Historical Society you will enjoy the charm of the venue as you revel in the rich harmonies of Bounding Main.  The suggested donation for this concert is $20; CDs will be available for sale as well.

The Beulah Brinton House is located at 2590 South Superior Street, Milwaukee, WI 53207.  The House phone number is (414) 273-8288 and the website is   If you have questions about the concert or venue please contact David HB Drake at

Bounding Main in Concert at the WDCB studios, a Folk Festival Radio Show Event Night You Can Attend! – Glen Ellyn, IL March 29, 2016 6:30 PM

SAVE THE DATE!  Tickets will be available after the first of the year.

From Host Lilli Kuzma:  "We are thrilled to announce that you can attend a Folk Festival event Tuesday March 29, 2016:  Bounding Main in Concert!  7-9 p.m., doors open at 6:30 p.m. at the WDCB studios!  This is a unique two-in-one concert experience:  first enjoy an hour-long acoustic show in WDCB's comfy "Living Room" area, then join Bounding Main in the generously-sized broadcast studio live on the Folk Festival show!  Refreshments and raffles are included with admission."

Plan to attend now for what will surely be a wonderful spring evening with these internationally performing vocalists, the inimitable Bounding Main.  Details and advance online admission details will be available after the new year. For information and reservation requests, please email host Lilli Kuzma here.

Bounding Main at International Shanty Fest Bie Daip — Appingedam, Netherlands — August 26-28, 2016

Gina resists getting on a canal boat in Appingedam.The International Shanty Festival Bie Daip is considered to be one of the premier maritime music festivals in the world. We are delighted to announce that we will return for our third appearance at this wonderful event. Many extremely talented groups will be joining us at this year, such as Armstrong's Patent and many more to be announced. This is just the a part of our 2016 International Tour: we will be spending time around the festival traveling and performing - plans to be announced ...

Find out more about the festival on their web site: or on their Facebook page:


Ports We've Visited in 2015

  • January 17, 2015: Cruiser's Party by Cruising Outpost and Strictly Sail at the Chicago Boat Show
  • January 25, 2015: America's Got Talent Audition
  • March 14, 2015: Pi Day at the North Fondy Performing Arts
  • April 18, 2015: Chicago Maritime Festival
  • May 16-17, 2015:  Janesville Renaissance Faire
  • June 6, 2015:  The Winter's Tale by Fury Theater
  • June 20-21, 2015:  County of Brown Renaissance Faire
  • June 27, 2015:  Skallywags at Ox-Bo Marine
  • July 11, 2015:  Submarine Fest at Wisconsin Maritime Museum
  • August 22-23, 2015:  The Bristol Renaissance Faire
  • August 29-30, 2015:  The Bristol Renaissance Faire
  • September 15, 2015:  Navigating Excellence WRA Conference, Kalahari Resort
  • September 20, 2015:  Fury Theatre's "Nobody's Wench" Opening Weekend Concert
  • September 25-27, 2015:  Bardstock IV
  • October 10-11, 2015:  A Gathering of Rogues & Ruffians
  • October 17-18, 2015:  Rosenvolk German Medieval Festival

Bounding Main Celebrates 12th Anniversary with Release of Single in Support of Jon Leubner of SurroundinSoundStudios

For the last twelve years, Bounding Main has been honored to have Jon Leubner of SurroundinSoundStudios record our music. His advice, humor and endless patience make creating a CD an experience we always look forward to. His kindness has provided us with memories we will treasure forever. Inspired by our love and friendship for Mr. Leubner, we are excited to announce an early digital release from our next CD! While we haven't named the CD yet, we can confirm that Spanish Ladies will be on it. As of today, it is available to you for download ... right this very minute! 100% of the proceeds from the sale of the early digital release of Spanish Ladies will go to help alleviate some of the medical bills incurred by Jon Leubner as he continues his fight against an incredibly rare form of cancer. Help us surround Jon with love and support through your purchase of this single. Our lives are enriched by Jon's presence and the world of music is better because of him. Go here to make your purchase and join us as we surround someone in love:

Thanks Mates!

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