GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) - In any given week on eightWest, you may hear young piano prodigies, hip hop artist, rock stars and a blues band....and on May 16, a group for which musical talent runs in the family. The Luke Lenhart Family and Friends Bluegrass Band includes some relations and some friends who are as close as sisters and brothers to create original bluegrass melodies for all ages to enjoy. Luke Lenhart is the musical director of Mocha 'N Music in Hudsonville, a coffee shop and nightly stage for area musicians to jam and enjoy each other's sound. Joining Luke on mandolin on the eightWest stage for this performance, Beverly Lenhart on bass and vocals, Bernie Steffes on guitar and vocals, Marten Van Eyk on fiddle and Rick Williams on banjo. You can hear them live at a gospel concert at Eight Reformed Church, 841 Burton, in Grand Rapids on May 19. That concert starts at 2pm. They are also playing in the park at the Band Shell in Plainwell on June 12 starting at 7:30pm. Both concerts are family friendly and free!
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