Songwriter Night 5– March 19th, 2005

Music Folk was the home to a great evening of original songs as part of the ongoing Songwriter Night series. We were proud to feature Jonathan Byrd who hails from North Carolina. Rich Simmons performed some great songs, representing the some of the best music St. Louis has to offer.
  Jonathan shows us why he is quickly becoming one of the hottest songwriters to break onto the national scene. Check out Jonathan’s latest CD with Dromedary titled The Sea and Sky. You can find more info at
  Rich’s songs contrasted nicely with Jonathan’s material. Rich continues to play around the St. Louis Metro area in support of his latest release “Flesh, Blood, and Bone”. Rich also has a new website design at, which also features performance dates, bio information, and links to some of his friends.
  As the evening progressed, the two exchanged songs in a song circle format that worked quite nicely. Towards the end spontaneous accompianment demonstrated both musicians skill.


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