Barry Cloyd Presents: "Our Land Between the Rivers, Illinois in Story and Song" 6:00 pm

Oct 11 2018

Barry Cloyd is a Midwestern based, full-time touring singer/songwriter/multi-instrumentalist who performs more than 150 shows of all types per year. In addition to a concert schedule, he has been the resident stringed instrumentalist/vocalist on The Spirit of Peoria Paddlewheel Riverboat for 18 years, traveling the inland waterways. Barry also has created and toured dozens of edu-tainment programs which focus on our own history with music. He has shared the stage & recorded with many stars of the Blues and Americana worlds including members of Buddy Guy's Band, The Byrds, Stephen Still's, EmmyLou Harris', The Oak Ridge Boys, John Denver's and Dan Fogelberg's Bands. Barry is also a recording artist with 10 CD's, the last of which, the all original “Southland”, won an award for best Americana album in 2016 which resulted in his tracks “Spirit Dance” and “Know This River” being placed on radio stations in more than 45 countries worldwide. He will be at the Richard A. Mautino Memorial Library on October 11, 2018 at 6:00 pm with the program "Our Land Between the Rivers, Illinois in Story & Song". This program is supported by a grant from OmniArts.