Live Acoustic Music Near Germantown, Maryland

If you've never experienced hearing talented musicians perform in a small, intimate environment, you are in for a treat.

House concerts are a growing trend across the country, where people invite friends and neighbors into their homes for an up-close concert experience. And there are many house concerts being held in and around the Germantown area that you can check out - you just need to contact the host and ask to be invited.

Many churches and non-profit community groups around Germantown host occasional coffeehouses that feature traditional folk musicians and other acoustic artists as a way of bringing the community together.

In addition, live acoustic music can be heard in many listening rooms, small theaters and local vineyards and breweries in and around the Germantown area. Restaurants and cafes in the area sometimes also host nationally touring musicians.

Below you can find a listing of upcoming shows in these smaller venues by nationally and internationally touring artists.

Upcoming Acoustic Shows

Nov 4, 2020
Playing at Rams Head On Stage (Small Theater)
Nov 6, 2020
Playing at Jammin Java (Listening Room)
Nov 8, 2020
Playing at World Folk Music Association (WFMA) @ Arts Barn (Folk Music Society)
"...a luminous voice and a buoyant stage presence... big-hearted lyrics embrace the sum of life... Herscovitch's music blows on the embers of a lagging spirit..." -The Boston Globe
Nov 11, 2020
Playing at Rams Head On Stage (Small Theater)
Nov 14, 2020
Streaming in partnership with Focus Music (Folk Music Society)
Nov 22, 2020
Playing at Songbyrd Record Cafe and Music House (Listening Room)
Dec 1, 2020
Playing at Rams Head On Stage (Small Theater)
Dec 5, 2020
Streaming in partnership with Focus Music (Folk Music Society)
Jan 3, 2021
Playing at Pearl Street Warehouse (Listening Room)
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Places to See Live Acoustic Music
in and around Germantown, MD

House Concerts

Folk 'N Great Music House Concerts (Rockville)
Moore Music (Rockville)
Great Falls Theatrics House Concert (Great Falls)
Blue Melody House Concert (Reston)
Music at Chateau Belvedere (Leesburg)
Music on the Heights (Broadlands)
Garys House Concert Series (Woodbine)
Square in a Circle House Concert (Takoma Park)
Stone Room Concerts (Falls Church)
Lucky Penny House Concert Series (Washington)
Coopers House Concerts (Oakland Mills)
Soup and Song House Concert (Marriottsville)
Concerts at the Sevareid House (Alexandria)
Bonnie Branch House Concerts (Ellicott City)
CommuniTea House Concert (Glen Burnie)
Awkward Pause House Concerts (Baltimore)
House Concerts at Ginny and Don's (Lutherville)

Listening Rooms

1st Stage Theatre (McLean)
New Spire Arts (Frederick)
Jammin Java (Vienna)
Institute of Musical Traditions (Takoma Park)
Songbyrd Record Cafe and Music House (Washington)
The Mansion on O (Washington)
The Soundry (Columbia)
City Winery (Washington)
Pearl Street Warehouse (Washington)
Union Stage (Washington)
Horseshoe Curve Restaurant (Bluemont)
SHC Music Tribe Concerts (Gambrills)
The Living Stage at Hotel RL Baltimore (Baltimore)
Germano's Cabaret (Baltimore)
Barns of Rose Hill (Berryville)
Creative Alliance at The Patterson (Baltimore)
Function Black Box Theater and Coworking Space (Baltimore)
The Cellar Stage at The Timonium United Methodist Church (Lutherville-Timonium)

Folk Music Coffeehouses

UUCC One World Coffeehouse (Columbia)
Sixth & I Downstairs (Washington)
Common Ground on the Hill - Westminster (Westminster)
First Friday Coffeehouse (Shepherdstown)
Common Ground on the Hill - Baltimore (Baltimore)
333 Coffeehouse (Annapolis)
Unity Coffeehouse ~ Acoustic Cafe (Annapolis)
Perry Hall Folk Music Night (Nottingham)

Folk Music Societies

World Folk Music Association (WFMA) @ Arts Barn (Gaithersburg)
Focus Music (Alexandria)

Cafes, Restaurants & Coffee Shops

Outta the Way Cafe (Derwood)
Cafe Montmartre (Reston)
Parallel Wine & Whiskey Bar (Broadlands)
Brewer's Alley Restaurant and Brewery (Frederick)
Mad City Coffee (Columbia)
Beans in the Belfry (Brunswick)
Black Cat (Washington)
Epicure Cafe (Fairfax)
Hill Country Barbeque (DC) (Washington)
Cafe Sazon (Arlington)
Ebenezer's Coffeehouse (Washington)
New Deal Cafe (Greenbelt)
Teavolve (Baltimore)
49 West Coffeehouse (Annapolis)

Vineyards & Breweries

Rocklands Farm (Poolesville)
Black Ankle Vineyards (Mt Airy)
Breaux Vineyards (Purcellville)
Notaviva Vineyards (Purcellville)
Big Cork Vineyards (Rohrersville)
Bluemont Vineyard (Bluemont)
Red Heifer Winery (Smithsburg)
Blue Valley Vineyard (Delaplane)
Barrel Oak Winery (Delaplane)

Small Theaters

Blackrock Center for the Arts (Germantown)
Tally Ho Theater (Leesburg)
Creative Cauldron (Falls Church)
The Hamilton (Washington)
The Miracle Theatre (Washington)
The Birchmere (Alexandria)
Franklin Park Arts Center (Purcellville)
Gloria's Center for the Arts (Warrenton)
Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
Bright Box Theater (Winchester)

Outdoor Music Series

Ballston Quarter (Arlington)
1st Sunday Arts Festival (Annapolis)