Concert Schedule

Here is my calendar of performances

John Stano Live: at the South Shore Farmer’s Market
Oct 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am

The South Shore Farmer’s Market is a good time with a beautiful view. Lots of fresh and prepared foods. I enjoy playing for my friends and neighbors at this laid back outdoor setting. You can even pick my CD “John Stano Live At the South Shore Farmers Market” which includes the song ‘Meet Me on the Oak Leaf.’ The lyrics to this song are included in history of the Oak Leaf and Milwaukee 76  trail written by local writer Jill Maher.


Open Mic America (Special Online Show!)
Oct 2 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

I am excited  to be included in the lineup for a curated show of singer/songwriter from around the country called Open Mic America. It is broadcast live on YouTube. on Oct 2nd at 7pm. We each get ten minutes or two songs. I’ll update my slot in the order when I know it. I hope that you will tune in and listen. This is my second time on the show and if the talent is anything like it was then it is going to be an entertaining night! Click on the link  for more details.

Their YouTube channel is if you want to tune in directly on April 17th or for links to past shows.

JOHN STANO live: South Milwaukee Downtown Market
Oct 6 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The South Milwaukee Downtown Market has lots of fresh and prepared foods. They also have been curating a diverse group of musicians to perform on their nice stage with ample seating for the last several years.  I’m looking forward to performing there this year. Check out the lineup here.


John Stano Live at Oak Creek Place (Private Event)
Oct 7 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Private Event

Music My Mother Would Not Like ‘Blues Night! Online Show’
Oct 11 @ 9:00 pm – 10:30 pm

I’ve been invited by host Bruce Swan to join a super cool online music show called “Music My Mother Would Not Like.” Bruce began this curated show during the pandemic as a means to get working musicians some decent compensation for their online performances and offer audience members a high quality virtual concert experience. It’s been so popular that he has kept it going.
October 11 th is being touted as a blues night and I will bring my blues based repertoire to share. I am honored to be sharing pthe virtual stage with two very talented blues women Donna Herula and Mandy Marylane. We each get 25 minutes to lay down some blues! This is exciting stuff and I hope that you will consider joining me. Show is at 9pm central time. Zoom doors open at 8:30.

FARM Folk Alliance Regional Midwest Conference
Oct 20 – Oct 23 all-day

I will be sharing my music at several private showcases at this very fun and exhausting Music industry event, including one showcase room sponsored by the Kerrville Music festival!

John Stano Live: At Clearview (Private Event)
Nov 8 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Private Event

John Stano + Patty & Craig Live at Anodyne
Dec 2 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm

Please consider joining me and a super talented couple of Milwaukee folk artists Patty & Craig as we share a night of music at Anodyne Coffee on Bruce St. in Walkers Point.
I’m really looking forward to this rare double bill. I think you will be glad you came.
Anodyne also has beer and wine for those of you who are off of coffee by 8pm.